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Jeff Sessions Wages War on Cannabis

What entity should be in charge of marijuana law? Click here to vote in our poll. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ready to wage war...

Ex-AG Eric Holder: Pot ‘Ought to Be Rescheduled’

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder recently said that he believes that the federal government should end marijuana's classification alongside heroin as a hardcore...

Minn. Man Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Illegal Possession...

The Minnesota Supreme Court is set to take on a case that will determine whether a BB gun is considered a firearm as it...

VIDEO: Charles Koch Rips Hypocrisy of Pot Criminalization

Billionaire philanthropist and Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch blasted the hypocrisy of pot criminalization's disproportionate enforcement in an October interview on CBS This Morning.

Tenn. GOP State Rep. to Draft Bill Decriminalizing Pot Possession Among...

Tennessee State Representative Jeremy Faison (R-Cosby) said last week that he is drafting a bill that would decriminalize marijuana possession by military veterans in...

Pot Advocacy Group Alleges Death Threats Issued by Drug Cartel

The marijuana legalization advocacy group ResponsibleOhio has been reportedly threatened, stalked, and victimized by thefts and cyber attacks at the hands of a local drug cartel. According...

Ben Carson Says He Opposes Legal Pot, Would ‘Intensify’ Drug War

2016 GOP presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson told Glenn Beck on Wednesday that he opposes the legalization of marijuana and that he...

Christie Tells Colo. Pot Smokers to ‘Enjoy It’ Now As He...

New Jersey Republican Governor and former federal prosecutor Chris Christie issued a dire warning to pot users in states that have legalized marijuana while promoting his...

DONEGAN: 46 Non-Violent Drug Inmates Freed, Thousands Upon Thousands Still Incarcerated

President Obama recently began a push for criminal justice reform by granting clemency last week to 46 hand-chosen non-violent low-level drug offenders serving extraordinarily...

NH Governor Signs Bill Granting Immunity for Victims, Witnesses Reporting Drug...

On Monday, New Hampshire Democratic Governor Maggie Hassan signed House Bill 270 into law, a bill designed to "encourage a witness or victim of a...

Delaware Governor Jack Markell Signs Bill Decriminalizing Simple Pot Possession

On Thursday, immediately after the Delaware Senate finalized the Delaware General Assembly's approval of House Bill 39, which decriminalizes marijuana, Democratic Governor Jack Markell...

DC Mayor Announces New Hands-Off Policy on Low-Level Drug Dealers, Crackdown...

On Monday, Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser held a press conference to announce what officials in her office are calling a new "comprehensive drug enforcement strategy" involving a...

14 Years After Decriminalization, Portugal’s Drug Fatalities Rank Second Lowest in...

In 2001, Portugal decriminalized all drugs, replacing criminal penalties with civil penalties and court-ordered stints in drug treatment. As The Washington Post's Christopher Ingraham points...

Koch Brothers Launch Fight for Justice for Man Sentenced to 55...

"I sometimes drive near the prison where he’s held, and I think, ‘Gosh he shouldn’t be there. Certainly not as long as I had...

MN Man Spent Months in Jail After Cops Mistook His Vitamins...

In November of 2014, 31-year-old Mankato, MN resident Joseph Burrell had just finished a drug treatment program when cops pulled him over in a...

DEA Kept Secret Database of Americans’ Phone Calls

Collected Calls to Countries 'Linked to Drug Trafficking' by Jason Ditz, January 16, 2015 The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) was revealed to have conducted secret surveillance...

Police Wish List Reportedly Being Used to Train Cops on What...

Civil asset forfeiture is a legal construct under which governments seize property that is believed to have been used for or obtained through criminal...

GA Man Suffers Armed Raid After Cops Confuse Okra for Pot

Last Wednesday, Georgia retiree Dwayne Perry woke up to the sound of a low-flying chopper hovering above his home. Then, armed officers appeared at his...

Jailed Woman Released After Lab Test Proved Spoon Residue Was SpaghettiOs,...

"Uh oh, SpaghettiOs." 23-year-old Gainesville, Georgia woman Ashley Gabrielle Huff was released from Hall County Jail on Thursday September 18 after residue, found on a...

Madison, WI Police Chief Endorses Legalization of Marijuana for Recreational Use

In a recent interview with the Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, WI Police Chief Mike Koval called the War on Drugs an "abject failure" and...

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