February 16, 2012

​A record-high 50 percent of Americans now say the use of marijuana should be legal, up from 46 percent last year, according to a new Gallup Poll. Forty-six percent say marijuana…

October 15, 2011

NWCNOfficers use a battering ram on a door as they raid one of more than 50 homes included in the marijuana sweep on Thursday​Dozens of indoor marijuana growing operations were…

October 14, 2011

hating it magazine​Former NYPD Detective Testifies That Police Regularly Plant Drugs On Innocent People To Meet Arrest QuotasA former NYPD narcotics detective testified on Wednesday…

October 13, 2011

KOB Eyewitness News 4Aw, MAN… I coulda hooked her up nice. Anamicka Dave was arrested after posting an ad on Craigslist looking for pot.​Here’s how not to find weed: A New Mexico…

October 11, 2011

A&EA small unit, the Laredo Police Department Narcotics Unit takes on dangerous drug cases usually reserved for federal agencies. They seem not to realize that their entire…

October 07, 2011

Renton ReporterIt was a double bummer. Not only was the weed bunk, she also got fired for buying it.An employee at the Fred Meyer department store in Renton, Washington, was fired…

October 07, 2011

Indybay​By Tony NewmanDirector of Media RelationsDrug Policy AllianceEvery day we read and hear about the horrors of the failed drug war in newspapers and on TV. There is the tragic…

October 05, 2011

KHQThe homeowner at this Spokane residence told police she shot at two men attempting to steal her marijuana crop, hitting at least one of them.​A Washington state woman who is a…

September 28, 2011

Click On DetroitFormer Romulus Police Chief Michael St. Andre is charged with spending drug forfeiture money on weed, hookers and booze​Nice work, if you can get it! The former…

September 27, 2011

New Yorkers can revel in their glee – police are officially forbidden to commit atrocious acts of entrapment. The extent the police have overstepped their bounds is almost comical…

September 23, 2011

KTVQ​A study on the effects of Montana’s tough new medical marijuana law, adopted by the Republican-controlled state Legislature last year, shows the number of patients and…

September 23, 2011

SSDP​Should we continue to fight the War On Drugs, or should we look toward alternative approaches such as legalization? If you have an opinion on this question, you’ll be…

September 23, 2011

NORML​Police made 853,838 arrests in 2010 for marijuana-related offenses, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s annual Uniform Crime Report, released on Monday. The…

September 23, 2011

East County Magazine​A new FBI report released on Monday shows that there is a drug arrest every 19 seconds in the United States. That’s right, three people a minute, 180 people an…

September 19, 2011

Photo: Cannabis CulturePresident Nixon sniffs a wrapped brick of marijuana at the outset of his War On Drugs in 1970​June 17 will mark 40 years since President Richard Nixon, citing…

September 19, 2011

Graphic: Break The Matrix​Name one government program that for 40 years has failed to achieve any of its goals, yet receives bigger and bigger budgets every year. If you said “the…

September 19, 2011

Photo: Doug Beghtel/The OregonianDrug Czar Gil Kerlikowske wouldn’t meet with a group of former law enforcement officers who were concerned about the bad effects of the War On…

September 19, 2011

Photo: The Daily RecordBenjamin Jealous, NAACP president and CEO: “These flawed drug policies that have been mostly enforced in African American communities must be stopped”​The…

September 19, 2011

Photo: Josh Farley/Kitsap SunDrug cop Roy Alloway terrorized Washington medical marijuana patients for years. Now he’s been federally indicted for illegal gun sales.​Narc Is So…

September 19, 2011

Photo: Alejandro BringasPeople mourn the death of victims of a Drug War shootout in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico​More people were killed in Drug War-related violence in Mexico last year…

January 02, 2013

In the most recent September 14th edition of The Journal of Biological Chemistry, a new study was published that offers both new insight and new evidence on abnormal biological…

August 31, 2012

APSurvivors of the Drug War, community leaders from United States and Mexico to walk across historic Edmund Pettus Bridge to call for an end to Drug War that has devastated black…

August 22, 2012

Caravan For Peace, Justice and DignityDespite fear, Mexican victims of Drug War on Caravan for Peace to visit El Paso-Juarez border to deliver clear message: End the War On…

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