In a groundbreaking decision, a state district judge in New Mexico ruled in favor of inmates having access to medical cannabis.
January 4, 2021
Richard DeLisi, now 71, has been released from prison where he has been serving a 90-year sentence for a nonviolent crime.
December 11, 2020
Michael Thompson, 87, has been in prison since 1994 for a cannabis offense—even though cannabis is now legal in his state.
November 16, 2020
A former prison is being converted into a cannabis testing lab. Yes, you read that correctly.
September 15, 2020
The former rapper known as Loon was released from prison this week thanks to the efforts of prison reform advocates.
July 30, 2020
Last week, a man incarcerated for a cannabis offense died of COVID-19.
May 27, 2020
Despite the legal advances of cannabis, there are still people incarcerated for non-violent cannabis offenses.
March 20, 2020
The women of the Last Prisoner Project fight for Drug War justice in the legalization era.
February 10, 2020
Several inmates were charged as well.
January 15, 2020
It's billed as the largest commutation of prison sentences in U.S. history.
November 4, 2019
Doctors in Australia removed a marijuana-filled rubber capsule from a man's nose, which he inserted after his girlfriend gave it to him during a prison visit 18 years before.
October 28, 2019
Michael Pelletier and Mohan Sundaresan are using art to cope with the trauma of prohibition.
September 3, 2019
Sadly, Jake the dog did not survive.
July 22, 2019
You still can’t smoke the stuff while incarcerated, however.
June 13, 2019
Lawyers filing the civil suit against the Minnesota DOC hope the case will prevent parolees being denied access to medical cannabis in the future.
February 13, 2019
James Rose says South Carolina prison guards shaved his head after he asked for marijuana in 2017.
December 17, 2018
An American student spent eight months in a Chinese prison after being falsely accused of sharing cannabis.
November 13, 2018
The recent arrests are just the latest in a string of cases brought against South Carolina corrections officers.
November 12, 2018