Irvin Rosenfeld, a medical marijuana patient supplied with 300 joints every 25 days, and Chris Cain, a quadrapelegic deemed a "threat to society" for using the same medication; Mary Jane Borden with Drug War Facts.
Harm Reduction II: Dr. Ethan Nadelmann, director of the Drug Policy Alliance; Curt Harrel on the pilot program for needle exchange in San Antonio; Laura McTieg; Peter Ziarze of Budapest Drug Policy; DTN editorial.
Dale Jones, spokesperson for Yes on 19, holds a press conference following the failure of Prop. 19 with Judge Jim Gray, Robert Downing, former Seattle police chief Norm Stamper, Dan Rush of United Food Worker Union, and Ethan Nadelmann, director of Drug Policy Alliance.
Celebrating 9 years of the Drug Truth Network with comedian Jim Breuer of Saturday Night Live and author of the new book "I'm Not High"; Allan Clear of the Harm Reduction Coalition; Jodie Emery, wife of Marc Emery, a Canadian now in U.S. prison for five years for selling cannabis seeds.
Reports from Portland convention: Gary Johnson, former governor of New Mexico; Alice Huffman, head of California NAACP; Jasmine Tyler of DPA; Neil Franklin of LEAP; and Vertel Jackson of Florida NORML.
Steve Downing, former LAPD decries prohibition failure, Sandy Moriarty Oaksterdam chef recipe for cannabis tincture, Mary Jane Borden on human rights, Charles Bowden on Mexican fiasco & Aaron Houston new Exec for Students for Sensible Drug Policy
Irvin Rosenfeld, author of "My Medicine" gets 300 joints each 25 days from US govt, Mary Jane Borden re harms of drug war, Dr. Ethan Nadelmann on failure of drug war & UTEP Prof Kathy Stoudt on bloody mayhem in Mexico
Cliff Thornton, Dir Efficacy discusses drug reform in Connecticutt & need to hold official accountable, Barry Cooper speech in Austin challenging officials & Mary Jane Borden of Common Sense re changes following med MJ laws
Psychedelic Conf II: Lady Neidpath of Beckley Foundation, Jan Freel of Alternet, Sharon North of KZFR, Georgina Ramirez El Paso Nurse, Dr. Mosso Shreki of Jordan, Dr Charles Jenks of Toronto, Dr. Franz Vollenweider of Zurich, Christopher Peza of SSDP, Dr. Roland Griffiths of Johns Hopkins
Courtesy Seattle Channel's "City Inside Out" King County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Satterberg, state senator Pam Roach, Sensible Washington founder Douglas Hiatt, Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, ACLU-WA Drug Policy Director Alison Holcomb, and Chemical Dependency Professionals Kelly Kerby and Gary Hothi
Matt Elrod, Canadian reformer, computer guru for DrugSense.org & dozens of reform organizations, Full Spectrum Lab raided by DEA in Denver, Eric Sterling of Criminal Justice Policy Foundation on how we diminish drug war harms