Medical marijuana dispensary operator Charles Lynch, 47, is facing a government-recommended 5 years in federal prison -- even though he meticulously followed state and local laws. Under federal law, Lynch could receive up to 100 years.
The Justice Department announced over the weekend that it will not intervene in the Charlie Lynch medical marijuana case. [But, the torturers won't be prosecuted, so I guess it's a wash.]
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For the first time in the history of the United States, citizens will be searched when leaving the country. This is an example of the Third Law of Liberty.
It is absolutely critical that the United States joins as a full partner in dealing with this issue ... also on our side of the border in dealing with the flow of guns and cash south," Obama said.
President Obama ratcheted up efforts to curb the flow of drugs and guns across the southern border, imposing financial sanctions against three of the most violent Mexican drug cartels and threatening to prosecute Americans who do business with them.
Harvard economist Jeffrey Miron believes that legalizing all drugs, not just marijuana, is the only way to eliminate drug-related violence.
Portugal decriminalized the use and possession of marijuana, cocaine, heroin and other illicit street drugs in an attempt to cut down on related deaths and infections In the face of a growing number of deaths and cases of HIV linked to drug abuse,
Ever since marijuana erupted into popular consciousness back in the 1960s, to support reform or repeal of harsh anti-pot laws has been considered political suicide. But a huge shift is underway in public perception that will eventually and inevitably
Ron Paul starts uncomfortably in an interview with a handful of stoned doofuses on Marijuana Radio. He clearly states that he is "Anti-drug" but, as we all know, Dr. Paul obviously pro-choice and pro-freedom.
Did you know that America has more burglaries than any other country in the world?
Another great interview. Big thanks to CNN for having Ron Paul on often. Now it's a contest between FOX and CNN in the ratings game.
When a Fairfax County mother got an urgent call from school last month reporting that her teenage daughter was caught popping a pill at lunchtime, she did not panic. "It was probably her birth-control pill," she thought. She was right. Her
A bipartisan group of agitating members of Congress introduced legislation Thursday to allow farmers to grow industrial hemp.
"I really believe that as soon as we legalize and decriminalize marijuana we can actually afford a really good governor who won't keep taking money away from education and from teachers and send him back to Hollywood..."
From Hillary Clinton to Diane Feinstein to Bob Schieffer to the New York Times, gun control proponents keep repeating the claim that 90 percent of the guns recovered in Mexico’s drug war were sold in the United States.
Sitting through a DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) graduation ceremony is a tedious, frustrating, and intermittently infuriating experience.
One of the earliest plants domesticated by man may be on the verge of a resurgence in popular production across the United States.
Daniel Ortega, attorney for Salvador and Carlota Celaya, said the settlement will cover the cost of a new home and replace their valuables. "We ultimately came to a figure that was fair on both sides," Ortega said.
The Obama administration plans to spend more than $400 million to upgrade ports of entry and surveillance technologies to help thwart drugs and arms smuggling along the U.S-Mexico border. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said the projects
The active ingredient in marijuana appears to reduce tumor growth, according to a Spanish study. The researchers showed giving THC to mice with cancer decreased tumor growth and killed cells off in a process called autophagy.
The House of Representatives passed a bill that would tighten bulk Internet sales of a drug known to teenagers as DXM or Dex, an ingredient found in many over-the-counter cough medicines. Though millions of Americans use
A ReasonTV video.
Obama ignores the People and liberty by ignoring the negative externalities of prohibition.
And then, there's Congressman Ron Paul, the most kindly, grandfatherly elder statesman to ever advocate for the peoples' right to get stoned. (Or have unfettered access to medicine, depending on your purview and present bill of health.
One week after President Barack Obama’s top law enforcement official seemed to indicate the feds would no longer raid pot clubs, DEA agents busted a medical marijuana facility in San Francisco.
I have not seen a study comparing the use of cell phones or texting in a car as compared to smoking pot and driving. If you have please let me know. My own opinion is, I ride a cycle, texting and phones are more dangerous to myRead Letter
Why is most everyone capable of understanding the illogical stupidity of [X] -- while so many people embrace the equally illogical and stupid reasoning of [Y] as though it so self-evidently true that it requires no discussion?
While the main weapons are getting to the cartels from the U.S., they're not being smuggled into Mexico. The ultimate source of the guns used by the cartels in Mexico? The U.S. government. [legal shipments to Mexican Military]
A friend of the daughter of Vice President Joseph Biden is attempting to hawk a videotape that he claims shows Ashley Biden snorting cocaine at a house party this month in Delaware.