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Pot Decriminalization

Ryan J. Reilly

GOP Lawmakers Target D.C.'s Effort To Decriminalize Marijuana

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican-led House subcommittee will hold a hearing next month to examine the District of Columbia's decision to decriminalize posse...

The Decriminalization Downfall

The Brown Daily Herald | Posted 06.11.2013 | College
The Brown Daily Herald

Marijuana decriminalization is a tiny Band-Aid that has been touted as a quick fix for state governments across the country. Want to deal with overflowing prisons? Decriminalize. Want to make citizens happy? Decriminalize. Unfortunately, a Band-Aid is pretty bad at healing a bleeding artery

It's Time For The Obama Administration To Acknowledge That Marijuana Prohibition Doesn't Work

Paul Armentano | Posted 03.28.2013 | Politics
Paul Armentano

Never has there existed greater public support for ending the nation's nearly century-long experiment with pot prohibition and replacing it with regulation. The historic Election Day votes in Colorado and Washington underscore this reality. But is the Obama administration listening?

Pot Legalization Effort Gets Presidential Endorsement

Posted 08.16.2012 | Denver

The marijuana legalization effort in Colorado is expected to get its first endorsement from a presidential candidate today. The Associated Press re...

Anti-Legalization Group's Leader Used To Support State Rights For Pot

Posted 06.13.2012 | Denver

The Campaign To Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, the pot advocacy group behind Amendment 64 which seeks to legalize and regulate marijuana in Colorado...

New Poll: Majority Of Colo. Voters Favor Legalizing Pot

Posted 06.11.2012 | Denver

Marijuana legalization advocates got some good news over the weekend. According to a new poll from Rasmussen Reports, a strong majority of Colorado vo...