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Drug Policy

New DEA Leader Admits Pot 'Probably Not' As Dangerous As Heroin

The new leader of the Drug Enforcement Administration has kept his stance on drug reform somewhat of a mystery, but on Tuesday, Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg said that "heroin probably is more dangerous than marijuana."  

Obama Calls for Fairer Justice System with First-Ever Presidential Visit to a Federal Prison

As part of a weeklong focus on inequities in the criminal justice system, Obama was to meet separately Thursday with law enforcement officials and nonviolent drug offenders who are paying their debt to society at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, a medium-secu...

White House Confession: The War on Weed Is Racist

As more Americans learn that the origins of the War on Drugs are rooted in racism and are not necessarily in place to protect the interest of public safety, it appears the White House has decided to come clean—admitting that pot prohibition perpetuates the same leve...

White House Lifts Research Restrictions on Medical Marijuana

Uncle Sam is finally offering researchers a more assessable approach to studying the medicinal benefits of marijuana. On Monday, the Obama Administration announced that it would no longer force the scientific community to endure some of the bureaucratic red tape that has ...

Global Coalition Attempts to Change UN Policy on Medical Marijuana

A global coalition was recently assembled in an attempt to persuade the United Nations to consider the total elimination of its decades-long ban on medical marijuana. Marijuana activists from 13 countries banded together to form the International Medical Cannabis Patient ...



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