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US Drug War

Hunter Stuart

This State Is Looking To Legalize Recreational Weed

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Several Maryland lawmakers are following in Colorado's footsteps by planning to launch a bill to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The propo...

Latin America Will Push U.S. To Discuss New Drug War Strategies

AP | SONIA PEREZ DIAZ | Posted 08.04.2013 | Latino Voices

ANTIGUA, Guatemala — Latin American countries frustrated by the United States' refusal to change its drug war strategy are pushing the U.S. gove...

Honduras Makes MAJOR Drug Bust

AP | FREDDY CUEVAS and MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 08.29.2012 | World

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Honduran authorities announced Wednesday that the National Police have busted a rare, makeshift cocaine laboratory hidden in ...

America's Failed Drug War

Posted 08.27.2012 | World

One in three black men in the United States can expect to go to prison in their lifetime, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. In Baltimore,...

Radley Balko

House Bill Would Apply U.S. Drug Policy Globally

HuffingtonPost.com | Radley Balko | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

The House Judiciary Committee passed a bill yesterday that would make it a federal crime for U.S. residents to discuss or plan activities on foreign s...

How To Win A Drug War

AFP | Posted 09.02.2011 | World

LISBON — Health experts in Portugal said Friday that Portugal's decision 10 years ago to decriminalise drug use and treat addicts rather than punish...

U.S. Can't Justify Billions In Drug War Spending: Report

The Los Angeles Times | Brian Bennett | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics

As drug cartels wreak murderous havoc from Mexico to Panama, the Obama administration is unable to show that the billions of dollars spent in the war ...

EU To Combat Latin American Drug Trade

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The European Union has agreed to expand its effort in combating drug trafficking and violence in Central and South America, reports AFP. The region i...