iOS app Android app

Michelle Leonhart

DEA Chief Resignation Opportunity to Appoint Reformer

Bill Piper | Posted 06.28.2015 | Politics
Bill Piper

As states legalize marijuana, reform sentencing, and treat drug use more as a health issue and less as a criminal justice issue, the DEA must change with the times. Michele Leonhart's departure is an opportunity to appoint someone who will overhaul the agency and support reform.

Judiciary Committee Member to Block Leonhart for DEA

Michael Carmichael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Carmichael

Citing Michelle Leonhart's controversial position on prescription pain-killers for terminal patients suffering intractable pain, the Senate Judiciary Committee blocked her nomination to head the DEA.

Jason Linkins

Journalist At Center Of Bogus Laredo Ranch Story Accused of Plagiarism | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

If you spend enough time getting to know bloggers, you'll find that plenty of them have a story or two to tell about their uneasy relationship with tr...

Are U.S. Pot Laws the Root Cause of Mexican Drug Violence?

Paul Armentano | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Paul Armentano

It is time to remove the production and distribution of marijuana out of the hands of violent criminal enterprises and into the hands of licensed businesses, and the only way to do that is through legalization.