December 8, 2009

DEA Forced to Scrub Misleading Info on the American Medical Association’s Position on Marijuana

Activists get the DEA to remove obsolete information from its website claiming that the American Medical Association (AMA) still opposes medical marijuana By Charmie Gholson, AlterNet. […]
November 30, 2009

The Feds Are Addicted to Pot — Even If You Aren’t

The government keeps pushing the BS that pot is addictive and has serious health consequences. And no wonder — lying about pot is a lucrative business. […]
November 19, 2009

Tobacco-Related Health Costs: $800; Booze-Related Health Costs: $165; Pot-Related Health Costs: $20 — Any Questions?

November 17th, 2009 By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Health-related costs per user are eight times higher for drinkers than they are for those who use […]
November 10, 2009

AMA Calls For Ending The “Schedule I Lie”

November 10th, 2009 By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director The Schedule I federal classification of cannabis — which states that, by law, the marijuana plant and […]
November 10, 2009

Prohibitionists Don’t Read The Papers

Tue, 10 Nov 2009 01:06:56 By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Say what you will about prohibitionists — and I say plenty — but, if nothing […]
October 29, 2009

Pot Is More Mainstream Than Ever, So Why Is Legalization Still Taboo?

Obama’s drug czar has said “legalization” isn’t in his vocabulary. Here’s why it should be. By Steven Wishnia, AlterNet. Posted October 29, 2009. More members of […]
October 24, 2009

Pot Arrests Responsible For Majority Of Marijuana Treatment Referrals

Arlington, VA: Nearly six out of ten individuals enrolled in drug treatment for marijuana were referred there by the criminal justice system, according to a new […]
October 20, 2009

Gallup: U.S. Support for Legalizing Marijuana Reaches New High

Majority in the West favors taxing marijuana sales to boost state revenues by Lydia Saad – October 19, 2009 PRINCETON, NJ — Gallup’s October Crime poll […]
October 19, 2009

Breaking News: President Obama Issues New Medical Marijuana Guidelines

October 19th, 2009 By: Allen St. Pierre, NORML Executive Director In what can only be described as major departure in the so-called ‘war on drugs’, the […]