Tapes from the sessions of the Second National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics, held last May in Portland, OR, are now available for purchase, $8 each plus $2 shipping. For information or to order, contact Patients Out of Time, 1472 Fish Pond Rd., Howardsville, VA 24562, (434) 263-4484 or Al@medicalcannabis.com.
The latest issue of the Drug War Monitor, a publication of the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), focuses on "Collateral Damage: US Drug Control in the Andes," an overview of the impact of drug trafficking and US international counternarcotics policy on human rights and democratization trends throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. It is adapted from "Drug Trafficking and the Role of the United States in the Andes," a chapter of a forthcoming book, "Politics in the Andes: Identity, Conflict, Reform," University of Pittsburgh Press. Visit http://www.wola.org to read the report online, or order a hardcopy for $2 from: Washington Office on Latin America, 1630 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20009.
Jacob Sullum comments on
the government's anti-drug ads in Reason:
Deborah Saunders calls for
freedom for mandatory minimum prisoner Clarence Aaron, in the San Francisco
|Issue #267, 12/13/02 DRCNet Needs Your Help! | Editorial: O, Canada! (Oh, the Embarrassment!) | Canadian House Drugs Committee Calls for Cannabis Decrim, Safe Injection Sites, Heroin Maintenance | Canadian Justice Minister Calls for Cannabis Decrim "Early Next Year" -- US Opposition Could Pose Obstacle | Britain Drops Old Drug Strategy Targets, Goals Were "Not Credible" -- New Strategy a Mixed Bag | Michigan Legislature Repeals Draconian Mandatory Minimum Drug Sentences | New Jersey Court Declares State's Civil Forfeiture Funding Scheme Unconstitutional | Newsbrief: Santa Cruz Deputizes Medical Marijuana Providers | Newsbrief: Massachusetts High Court Blocks Arrest of Needle Exchange Participants | Newsbrief: Colombia -- It's Drug War -- No, Oil War -- No, Terror War | Newsbrief: British Ex-Minister Calls Ecstasy Law "An Ass" | Newsbrief: Israeli Green Leaf Party Eyes Knesset Seats | Newsbrief: Illinois Supreme Court Limits Use of Drug Dogs in Traffic Stops | Newsbrief: Paramilitary Drug Raid Tactics Anger Eugene Residents | Newsbrief: This Week's Corrupt Cop Story | Newsbrief: SAMHSA Says Treat Drug Abusers' Mental Illness | Media and Resources: Medical Cannabis Conference Tapes, WOLA Report, Jacob Sullum in Reason, Deborah Saunders in SF Chronicle | Action Alerts: Rave Bill, Medical Marijuana, Higher Education Act Drug Provision, Tulia, Salvia Divinorum | The Reformer's Calendar||
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