Honolulu Star-Advertiser, 28 Feb 2015 - Last week the newly created Coalition for Public Safety, a bipartisan, transideological campaign to reform the criminal justice system, made a big splash by bringing together political adversaries such as Koch Industries and the Center for American Progress. Notably absent from celebrations of this strange-bedfellows alliance: any mention of […]
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, 27 Feb 2015 - FAIRBANKS - Borough residents may use marijuana anywhere on private property under an ordinance approved unanimously by the assembly Thursday. "I am strongly of the opinion that if you can drink a beer on your front lawn, you should be able to use cannabis on your front lawn," […]
Chronicle Herald, 27 Feb 2015 - Mark Jason Murray claims being strip-searched when he was a psychiatric patient at East Coast Forensic Hospital was degrading and violated his charter rights. "It was very shocking, to say the least," said Murray, 40. "It was very traumatizing, and it was also very confusing and disorienting."
Oh, wait… No, that was Washington, DC in 1814. Sorry. My bad. Ah, here we go. Um… no. That’s from the fictional movie “Independence Day.” Hmmm… Where are all the scenes of destruction from today’s cataclysm? … DC Legalizes Pot, Ignoring House Republicans […]
A number of people have been talking about this article: How scientists rank drugs from most to least dangerous — and why the rankings are flawed. I understand the concerns about rankings. Certainly, there are a lot of different ways to make comparisons, and broad charts of relative dangers are not scientifically exhaustive in their […]
Ending the war on drugs: Making the case for regulation of drug markets in Latin America and beyondA workshop organized by Transform DrugPolicy Foundation and MéxicoUnido Contra la Delincuencia as part of The International DrugPolicy Reform Conference 2013Join us to learn and share experiences on how to meaningfully engage with the drug policy reform debate, […]
Transformand MUCD were pleased to launch the latest publication from our joint Latin American Programme for Drug Policy Reform in Mexico City yesterday.‘Ending the War on Drugs: How to win the debate in Latin America' is the product of a series of workshops and consultations with experts across the region, and builds on Transform's 2007 book […]