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

Issue #198, 8/10/01

"Raising Awareness of the Consequences of Drug Prohibition"

Phillip S. Smith, Editor
David Borden, Executive Director

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. Editorial: Nostalgia for the '80s
  2. With National Drug Treatment Binge Looming, Survivors Conference in Suburban DC Targets Abusive Programs
  3. Court Ruling Brings New York City Needle Exchange Suit a Step Closer to Class Action Status
  4. Two Steps Backward, No Steps Forward in Illinois: No to Hemp, Yes to Draconian Ecstasy Penalties
  5. Canadian Health Minister Has "Open Mind" on Marijuana Legalization
  6. Reams Reeferendum Underway in Virginia, Libertarian Candidate Enters Lt. Governor Race to Push Marijuana Reform
  7. Hawaii Pays Hemp Advocates $75,000 in Persecution Settlement
  8. Reformer Profile: Ethan Nadelmann
  9. T-shirts for Victory! Special New Offer and Appeal from DRCNet This Month
  10. Media Scan: Major Dan Forbes/Salon.com Scoop, National Review, OC Register, Village Voice, Rolling Stone, Economist
  11. Resources: Andean Regional Initiative, Salvia Divinorum, Australian National Crime Authority
  12. Action Alerts: Ecstasy Bill, HEA, Mandatory Minimums, Medical Marijuana, John Walters
  13. HEA Campaign Still Seeking Student Victim Cases -- New York Metropolitan Area Especially Urgent
  14. The Reformer's Calendar

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