Tag Archives: Marijuana Legalization

President Jimmy Carter: ‘One Ounce: Proposing Marijuana Decriminalization in 1977’

Source:The New Democrat  President Jimmy Carter: “I support a change in law to end federal criminal penalties for possession of up to 1 ounce of Marijuana. Leaving the states free to adopt whatever laws they wish concerning Marijuana.” – Jimmy … Continue reading

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NORML: U.S. Congress- Legislation Introduced To Get The Feds Out of The Marijuana Enforcement Business

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Representative Jared Polis has been against the War on Drugs and in favor of marijuana legalization as long as I’ve known of him and I believe he was elected to … Continue reading

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Slate: Blog: Beth Ethier: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Promotes Industrial Hemp: Senate Leader is Fighting to Remove Hemp From Controlled Substances Act

Slate: Blog: Beth Ethier: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Promotes Industrial Hemp: Senate Leader is Fighting to Remove Hemp From Controlled Substances Act This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress This might be the only bipartisan bill … Continue reading

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10 Facts: ’10 Facts About Weed’

“10 facts about weed. This list contains ten facts you didn’t know about the drug cannabis. Do you know interesting, amazing, fascinating and mind blowing things about the marijuana plant? Let us know in the comments… 10. There are over … Continue reading

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Pot TV-Sun News: Full Interview- Marc Emery: Talks to Marissa Semkiw SUN NEWS

  Source: The New Democrat Marc Emery arguing that he’s supporting Justin Trudeau the Leader of the Liberal Party in Canada because of marijuana and he believes the Federal Liberals in Canada are the best avenue to getting marijuana legalized in … Continue reading

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Secular Talk: Video: Governor Rick Perry: Decriminalize Pot

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Governor Rick Perry a true Federalist at least when it comes to marijuana and not one of these fake Conservatives who like to nationalize social and cultural issues … Continue reading

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Marijuana Policy Project: U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy on Marijuana Legalization

  Just another example of how mainstream marijuana legalization has become in America. To have some as powerful in Congress as Senator Pat Leahy the Chairman of the Judiciary Committee, come out in favor of allowing the states to decide … Continue reading

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Marijuana Policy Project: Charles Krauthammer on Marijuana

Source: Mass Tea Party: FNC’s The O’Reilly Factor- Charles Krauthammer on The War on Drugs I actually disagree with Charles Krauthammer on this, but perhaps not in the way you might think. We tried alcohol prohibition and that didn’t work either. … Continue reading

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Stop The Drug War: Phillip Smith- Mandatory Minimums- Justice Safety Valve Act Introduced in The U.S. House of Representatives

href=’http://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle/2013/apr/24/justice_safety_valve_act_introdu’>Stop The Drug War: Phillip Smith-Justice Safety Valve Act Introduced in House. You want to know why we have so many people in prison in America. Well of course it has to do with the War on Drugs, not just … Continue reading

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The Film Archives: The War on Drugs is a Failure

Source: The Film Archives: The War on Drugs is a Failure So to sum up where the drug warriors are now when it comes to the War on Drugs specifically when it comes to marijuana. Is that the War on Drugs … Continue reading

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