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Physicians Back Law Change for Marijuana
Doctors support rescheduling of marijuana and call on feds to protect medi-pot patients.
"...Physicians says the feds should reconsider the classification of marijuana as a Schedule I substance under the federal Controlled..."

Feb. 18, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Should Texas Legalize Marijuana?
That's what Progress Texas wants to know
"...Do you support marijuana decriminalization? How about legalizing medical marijuana? How do you..."

April 1, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Marijuana Coast to Coast
Hot pot news from California and Washington, D.C.
"...So far it's been a hot summer for marijuana-law reformers across the country. The action has been particularly..."

July 8, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: Marijuana Still the No. 1 Hit
Drug warriors ignore the rise in alcohol abuse
"...Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the use of marijuana (and/or hash), cocaine (including crack), hallucinogens (all of 'em),..."

Oct. 1, 2010 News Column by Jordan Smith

Willie Nelson Concert Benefits Medical Marijuana
"...– is giving a benefit concert to help medical marijuana patients. His name is Willie Nelson. The proceeds will..."

Aug. 1, 2007 Postmarks

Time to Legalize Marijuana!
"...Austin Chronicle, I was pleased to read that the Marijuana Policy Project's report card ("Weed Watch: Democrats on Drugs,..."

Jan. 9, 2004 Postmarks

Reefer Madness Revisited
The Marijuana Policy Project's Rob Kampia on the recent victories for legal marijuana
"...with Rob Kampia, co-founder and executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project, and what a difference those five years..."

Dec. 21, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

MPP: Ready to Roll on Pot in Texas
The Marijuana Policy Project is rolling out a Texas legalization campaign
"...World Economic Forum, about a state's right to legalize marijuana and his alleged longstanding support for a move toward..."

Feb. 28, 2014 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Don't Fear the Reefer!
Momentum builds for Lone Star legalization of marijuana
"...would also protect doctors who suggest their patients try marijuana as medicine to alleviate the debilitating symptoms of disease...."

March 14, 2014 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Supremes Take a Hit
The federalist smoke from medical marijuana reaches the Supreme Court. Can they clear the air on states' rights, pot, and the Constitution?
"...to prohibit – the cultivation, possession, and consumption of marijuana by seriously ill patients who use the drug in..."

Dec. 10, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
Good news! Marijuana use remains steady.
"...by Walters' White House Office of National Drug Control Policy? Not bloody likely. But that hasn't stopped Walters from..."

Sept. 21, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

Everybody Must Get Stoned!
The national trend of marijuana reform law continues to build
"...worked for the National Organ­iz­ation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, or NORML, the granddaddy of pot-law reform advocacy..."

March 15, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
Pot is the gateway to hell. Who knew?
"...ending pot prohibition and instead implementing "a social control policy ... to discourage marihuana use, while concentrating primarily on..."

Aug. 8, 2008 News Column by Jordan Smith

If You're a Viper
From 'La Cucaracha' to Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson: P-O-T
"...can no longer walk because he doesn't have any marijuana to smoke."..."

May 25, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

High-Potency Poppycock
Congressman says strong pot calls for stiff prison sentence
"...more tetrahydrocannibinol, aka THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana – makes users “zombie-like,” Kirk has been told by..."

June 22, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Teens Still Smoke Pot
Would legalization lead to a decline?
"...News flash: Teenagers use marijuana more than any other illicit drug, according to an..."

Dec. 18, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Legalize it! Tax it!
Colorado voters pass pot tax; Maine voters legalize it
"...two states signaling to reformers that the War on Marijuana is certainly down in the polls...."

Nov. 6, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot Moves Forward in California
California lawmakers vote to legalize and tax marijuana, but bill is likely dead for now
"...would legalize and tax the use and sale of marijuana...."

Jan. 13, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

POTUS Candidates on Pot
Reefer on the presidential campaign trail
"...and politicking yet to come…for cryin’ out loud), the Marijuana Policy Project reports that 10 of the 18 declared..."

July 17, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Tokers Boycott Pop Tarts
If Kellogg's is going to dump Phelps, pot smokers are going to drop Kellogg's -- and all their munchie goodies
"...to Kellogg's decision to dump Phelps, a handful of drug-policy reform groups (NORML, Students for Sensible Drug Policy, the..."

Feb. 10, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

4:20 on 5/3: Rally for Pot-Law Reform
Million Marijuana March this Saturday in Austin
"...Some know it as the Global Marijuana March. Others call it the Million Marijuana March. Still..."

May 1, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

ACLU Report: Time to Legalize It
Pot policing discriminatory and expensive
"...2001-2010, a record 8 million people were arrested on marijuana charges, 88% for possession only, with blacks arrested far..."

June 7, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

12/6 and 12/10 – the New 4/20?
Pot officially legal in two states
"...officially certifying that Colorado too had voted to legalize marijuana...."

Dec. 11, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

That Our Program Is Worthless Is NOT What's Important Here …
Whether the ONDCP's anti-drug media campaign actually works apparently isn't what concerns the White House. What's more important is who writes about the failed ad campaign.
"...the White House Office of the National Drug Control Policy has gotten its knickers in a twist over Politico..."

Feb. 8, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Easing Pot Penalties
U.S. Rep. Barney Frank files two pot-law reform measures
"...The Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act (H.R. 2835), filed on June 11,..."

June 29, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Massachusetts Pot Law: Serious Problem or Sour Grapes?
Cops in Massachusetts are complaining that new pot decrim measure there is too complicated to enforce
"...Seems there's a problem in Massachusetts with the new marijuana decriminalization measure that passed in November and went into..."

Jan. 7, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Judge: Medi-Pot Law Not in Conflict With Federal Prohibition
"...Rather, the CUA declassifies the possession and use of marijuana by qualified medi-pot patients as a crime only under..."

Nov. 22, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

Weed Watch
Transit authorities have freedom of speech, too, judge rules
"...authority that accepted advertising advocating the use of medical marijuana or of marijuana legalization or decriminalization. In a 25-page..."

June 11, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness: Seeds vs. Suds
Marijuana: A safer alternative to America's favorite social lubricant?
"...The same can be said about marijuana prohibition. The endless war on pot incarcerated a whopping..."

Sept. 11, 2009 News Column by Jordan Smith

Reefer Madness
Q & A with Rob Kampia, co-founder of the Marijuana Policy Project
"...Kampia and two friends started up the Washington, D.C.-based Marijuana Policy Project 12 years ago, there wasn't much action..."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

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