Most Americans See Failure of Drug War

Just when you think we are the minority—recognizing the futility of the Drug War in the United States– your fellow Americans surprise you. According to a new Rasmussen poll, 82 percent of Americans believe we are losing the War on Drugs. With billions of dollars and thousands of lives being sacrificed each year in this […]

Medical Marijuana Use Reduces Traffic Deaths

Medical Marijuana Use Reduces Traffic Deaths, Acts As Substitute For Alcohol Consumption, Study Says A good deal of time, money, and energy has been spent on the issue of drinking and driving. For all the hype surrounding medical marijuana these days, however, not only is anti-driving advocacy weak —data on the effects of marijuana and traffic […]

Police Profit From Marijuana Arrests In U.S.

Woman Sentenced to 12 Years for $30 in Pot Asking for Reduction

Patricia M. Spottedcrow made headlines earlier this year when she was sentenced to 12 years in prison for selling $31 in marijuana. Her mother, also charged, was sentenced to probation. Spottedcrow is in the process of asking for a sentence modification in this unusually harsh case.