ERRATA: Last week,
we incorrectly listed the Mothers in Prison, Children in Crisis rally as
taking place on Friday, May 9. The correct date is Friday, May 7.
for the rest of the information. Please pass this correction along
to anyplace your forwarded the original article.
NOTE: In issue #77,
we provided an 800 number for the American Bar Association, to order copies
of their report on the ineffectivess of increased penalties on drug use
If you've had trouble getting through on the 800 number, try their direct
number at (312) 988-5000. Also check out the ABA's report on the
federalization of crime (article at http://www.drcnet.org/wol/079.html).
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Issue #80, 2/26/99
Announcements | UN Drug Control Board Laments Reform, Urges Member Nations to Toe the Drug War Line | Iran Says Executing Drug Smugglers "Unsuitable Solution" #NAME? US Legislators Want to Try It Here | DEA Chief Constantine Rips US Drug War Efforts, Bemoans Mexican Situation | Jesse "The Governor" Ventura on the Drug War | Sen. McCain Seeks Radical Cutbacks in Methadone Maintenance | California Officials Comment on Medical Marijuana | South Carolina Mulls Making Sale of Urine a Felony Offense | American Farm Bureau Reverses Position on Hemp at Convention | Canada: Terminally Ill Man Will Continue to Smoke Marijuana Despite Conviction | Author of "Drug Crazy" Lecturing in Dallas, March 2nd | Editorial: Mr. Ventura Comes to Washington
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