No One Serves Jail Time for Smoking Pot

8/3/2015 12:01:00 AM - Rachel Alexander

A currently hip cause is to rail against sentencing pot smokers to jail time. It sounds good considering alcohol is legal, smoking pot is not considered harmful to others, and our jails are already overcrowded, straining taxpayers’ wallets. The only problem is there isn’t a shred of truth to it.
Sadly, many... Read more

A Bust for Medical Marijuana

THE WASHINGTON TIMES EDITORIAL:  http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/jul/12/editorial-a-bust-for-medical-marijuana/ The pot head’s argument for health benefits goes up in smoke. By - The Washington Times - Sunday, July 12, 2015 Celebrating the medical benefits, if any, of marijuana has been an effective ruse to win social acceptance for getting high. This was thoroughly predictable, and now it’s clear that the organized pot heads have been blowing smoke at us. This is... Read more

Obama Can’t Find Victims of ‘Mass Incarceration’ in Federal Prisons

John P. Walters

July 14, 2015 2:14 PM On Monday, President Obama announced the results of his war on unjust sentences and the incarceration of large numbers of low-level, non-violent drug offenders. Now in the seventh year of his presidency, he has added just 46 federal felons to the list of those whose sentences he has commuted. The New York Times tried to... Read more

EDITORIAL: THC Can’t Help PTSD, Say Experts

The Gazette Op/Ed
July 12, 2015
For every military veteran appearing in a Colorado public meeting to advocate for the right to use marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder, mental health professionals throughout Colorado estimate they’ve worked with... Read more

What Happened to the Marijuana Stigma?

By William J. Bennett, Seth Leibsohn – June 12, 2015 http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-bennett-marijuana-legalization-20150612-story.html Snacks and cannabis promotional lip are seen on display at The Beverly Hillls Cannabis Club gathering in West Hollywood on April 2. (Los Angeles Times) SHARELINE: The marijuana lobby has made the illegal drug mainstream; it should stay illegal Twenty years ago, drug dealers were seen for what they were — criminal and dangerous elements in... Read more