Jerusalem Post, 08 Dec 2013 - Health Minister Yael German (Yesh Atid) is due to present a proposal to the government to create order in the production, supply and authorization of medical cannabis to patients with serious diseases, on Sunday. Marijuana, grown for medical purposes in Israel and abroad, is provided by eight suppliers, and is known to relieve p […]
Seattle Times, 07 Dec 2013 - Hundreds Celebrate Legal Pot Anniversary at Seattle Center Party To some, smoking pot freely at Seattle Center was liberating, a step out of the shadows. For others, it was a chance to partake in a little history - and at least one joint the size of a burrito.
The Trentonian, 07 Dec 2013 - But They're Having Trouble Getting It in NJ TRENTON - The very same day Gov. Chris Christie puts the kibosh on growing the number of privileges a registered medical marijuana user can have, a baby lost her battle with a debilitating disease because she was not able to access the medical marijuana needed to survive, accordin […]
Ed Rosenthal, the Guru of Ganja re failure of drug war, Jeff Mizansky serving life without parole for weed, Houston TV call to use the new law for cannabis possession, Doug McVay report on SAMHSA drug warnings.
Jamie Fellner of Human Rights Watch re forced plea bargains, Tony Poppa of DPA re his 15 to life, Prison phone company ripoff, CBS Denver Rpt on massive electricy used in growing, light salesman offers saving, big pot party in Seattle, TV's "the Doctors" for med cannabis
I admit to curiosity regarding the ONDCP’s strangely promoted “Drug Policy Reform Conference” that starts in a few minutes. Join the first-ever ONDCP #DrugPolicyReform Conference at the White House. Monday, 9 AM EST: http://www.whitehouse.gov/live Apparently, it’ll be continuing until 1 pm EST. I’ll be unable to follow most of the proceedings live, so if [.. […]
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 […]