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 […]
September 30, 2009

Texas Monthly October Feature Article – Texas High Ways: Why the unlikeliest of states—ours—should legalize marijuana.

by William Martin Read entire article at Texas Monthly online here: http://www.texasmonthly.com/2009-10-01/feature4-1.php IN THE EARLY YEARS of the twentieth century, as they poured across the border […]
September 29, 2009

WAR ON DRUGS CONFERENCE: LEGALIZE MARIJUANA, PARTICIPANTS SAY

By Ramon Bracamontes / El Paso Times Posted: 09/23/2009 12:00:00 AM MDT EL PASO — Legalizing marijuana in the United States would weaken Mexico’s powerful drug […]
September 23, 2009

Pot Arrests For Year 2008 Second Highest Total Ever Reported

September 17, 2009 – Washington, DC, USA Washington, DC: Police arrested 847,864 persons for marijuana violations in 2008, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s annual […]