medical marijuana

Will Blue State MD Allow Voters to Decide on Legal Pot?

October 12, 2017

A proposed referendum to allow voters to decide if pot should be legalized faces an uphill battle in a state wedded to racially biased marijuana policies

Maryland Disproportionately Arrests Blacks for Marijuana but Rejects Diversity in Medical Licenses

April 23, 2017

The Maryland Black Caucus has called for special session to address the fact that not one predominantly owned African-American firm has received a license to grow medical marijuana in the state

Challenges Ahead for the Legalization of Marijuana in Canada

January 8, 2016

Donald MacPherson, Executive Director of the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition, says there’s a long road to travel, but it can be done

Eric Holder’s Reforms to Minimum Drug Sentencing Don’t Address Structural Racism

August 14, 2013

Retired Veteran Police Officer Jack Cole: Holder falls short of addressing racist criminal justice system that has incarcerated more than 2 million Americans

Drug Wars

April 28, 2013
Neill Franklin: While 45 percent of Americans oppose legal marijuana, 70 percent think enforcing federal drug laws is a waste of money