Chris Goldstein re forthcoming new mag to help end war on weed + Diane Goldstein re Substance.com article tying drug war to police overkill Plus Houston DA Candidate to stop wasting dollars on drug arrests
Russell M. Webb, Houston Attorney addresses failing of criminal justice system + NBC reports on warrior cops and unanimous endorsement of weed laws by Texas sheriffs, Norm Stamper speaks in support of my book "To End The War On Drugs" in Wash DC & "This Is What Happens When You Call The Cops"
Phil Smith, reporter for StopTheDrugWar.org re forthcoming votes on drug laws + Eric Sterling of CJPF, Carl Veley of DPFT and Jake Agliata of SSDP speak in Wash DC in support of book: To End The War On Drugs - Policmakers Edition
Rep. Beto O'Rourke, LEAP Director Neill Franklin & Bill Piper Director Natl. Affairs for Drug Policy Alliance speak in US House Bldg in support of To End The War On Drugs: Summer Reading Assignment for US Officials + Marc Emery & MSNBC Report on call for legal weed
The War on Drugs: "Worth it or Worthless" Former DEA Head and US Congressman Asa Hutchinson debate with Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance. Sponsored by Students for Sensible Drug Policy of U of Arkansas + Terry Nelson of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition
Norm Stamper, LEAP Speaker and Fmr. Police Chief of Seattle, author of "Breaking Rank - A Top Cop's Exposé of the Dark Side of American Policing + Pot Republic trailer from PBS' Frontline & the wisdom of Tony Montana & Abolitionist Moment
Meghan Ralston, Harm Reduction Coordinator for the Drug Policy Alliance re rehab, relapse and Amy Winehouse + Atty James Felman on overturning of Fla drug law & Report from Israel, "supplying medical marijuana to elderly at nursing homes"
Rice Professor William Martin a fellow at James A. Baker Institute & Jerry Epstein, Pres of Drug Policy Forum of Texas take "A New Look at the Drug War" at Democratic gathering + Terry Nelson of LEAP re 40 Anniv of Nixon's war
Eric Sterling, Pres of Criminal Justice Policy Foundation, Dr. Robert Melamede, MJ Borden of Drug War Facts, Terry Nelson of LEAP + report from Al Jazeera re Bolivias use of "oxi", deemed worse than crack
Dorsey Nunn of Prisoners With Children, Neill Franklin Dir of LEAP, Wash State Rep Roger Goodman, Terry Nelson of LEAP, Florence Coaxum of Texas Southern University, Asha Bandele of Drug Policy Alliance
Wash state Rep Roger Goodman is running for US Congress and an end to drug war! + Tulsa Atty Kevin Adams re growing police/drug scandal, Montana house sends med mj repeal bill to governor & Terry Nelson of LEAP re politicians grasp at straws