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(renamed "Drug War Chronicle" effective issue #300, August 2003)

Issue #266, 12/6/02

"Raising Awareness of the Consequences of Drug Prohibition"

Phillip S. Smith, Editor
David Borden, Executive Director

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. DRCNet Needs Your Help!
  2. Editorial: Crimes and Minor Accidents
  3. MPP Files Complaints Charging Drug Czar Violated Election Laws
  4. Wisconsin Rave Rebellion: Racine in the Hot Seat as Hundreds Demand Trial on Bogus Bust at Electronic Music Benefit Concert
  5. Bye, Bye, Asa: DEA Chief to Leave for Homeland Security Gig, Will Be Replaced by Career Narcocrat
  6. The Lone Horseman: Texas Ex-Cop Hits the Trail for Marijuana Legalization
  7. Newsbrief: This Week's Corrupt Cop Story
  8. Newsbrief: Radical Party Anti-Prohibitionist Wins European of the Year in European Voice Magazine Online Vote
  9. Newsbrief: Study Says Terminal Patients Don't Get Adequate Pain Treatment
  10. Newsbrief: New Jersey Weedman Still Jailed for Thought Crime
  11. Newsbrief: Study Says Few Medical Marijuana Users, Little Impact on Law Enforcement -- Feds, Some Cops Disagree
  12. Newsbrief: Study Says "Gateway Theory" is Bunk
  13. Newsbrief: US Accuses North Korea of Drug Trafficking
  14. Newsbrief: Illinois Prosecutors Use Ecstasy Law to Charge Partiers With Murder
  15. Newsbrief: Canadian House Panel Will Call for Cannabis Decriminalization, Newspaper Says
  16. Newsbrief: Swiss Marijuana Potency Becomes an Issue
  17. Newsbrief: Pennsylvania Set to Increase Ecstasy Dealing Penalties
  18. Anniversary of Alcohol Prohibition
  19. Action Alerts: Rave Bill, Medical Marijuana, Higher Education Act Drug Provision, Tulia, Salvia Divinorum
  20. The Reformer's Calendar

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