Media Racial Profiling stopthedrugwar.org
Out from the Shadows HEA Drug Provision Drug War Chronicle Perry Fund DRCNet en EspaŮol Speakeasy Blogs About Us Home
Why Legalization? NJ Racial Profiling Archive Subscribe Donate DRCNet em PortuguÍs Latest News Drug Library Search

Drug War Chronicle
(formerly The Week Online with DRCNet)

Issue #329, 3/19/04

"Raising Awareness of the Consequences of Drug Prohibition"

Phillip S. Smith, Editor
David Borden, Executive Director

subscribe for FREE now! ---- make a donation ---- search

This week marks the anniversary of the release of the Shafer Report, the Nixon-appointed commission which called for decriminalization of marijuana -- seek THIS WEEK IN HISTORY BELOW for further info and a link to the full text of the Shafer Report in DRCNet's Drug Library web site!

HELP DRCNET GROW! Visit http://stopthedrugwar.org/tellfriends.shtml to spread the word to your family and friends.

HOST A SCREENING: "BUSTED: The Citizen's Guide to Surviving Police Encounters," March 29th to April 12th -- or just GET YOUR OWN COPY AT THE NEW REDUCED RATE! See below or visit http://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle/329/screenings.shtml for info or http://stopthedrugwar.org/donate/ to donate and order.

StoptheDrugWar.org GIFT ITEMS SPECIAL OFFER EXTENDED! See below, visit http://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle/329/special.shtml to learn more or visit http://stopthedrugwar.org/donate/ to contribute and get your t-shirts, mugs, mousepads, ink stamps, strobe lights, buttons or other cool and educational items.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. "Drugged Driving" Campaigners Open New Front with Federal Legislation
  2. Correction/Update: Russia's New Drug Law Held Up, Due to Go Into Effect May 12
  3. Medical Marijuana in the State Legislatures, 2004
  4. New York's Dirty War
  5. Screenings! "BUSTED: The Citizen's Guide to Surviving Police Encounters.shtml" to Air Around the Country March 29th to April 12th -- Host One in Your Home or Community or School!
  6. DRCNet StoptheDrugWar.org Merchandise Special Extended
  7. Newsbrief: WHO Says Licit Drugs Greater Health Threat Than Illicit Ones
  8. Newsbrief: Berlin on Verge of Decriminalizing Cannabis Possession
  9. Newsbrief: Trouble in Christiania
  10. Newsbrief: Judge vs. Prosecutor in St. Louis Sentencing Scuffle
  11. Newsbrief: Joycelyn Elders Joins Detroit Medical Marijuana Initiative Effort
  12. Newsbrief: Utah Woman Charged With Murder in Newborn's Death, Drug Use Cited as Factor in Charge
  13. Newsbrief: New Government Good News for Spanish Marijuana Culture
  14. This Week in History
  15. Drug War Facts 2004 Now Available Online
  16. Job Opportunity: Prevention Point Philadelphia Hiring Syringe Exchange Site Worker
  17. The Reformer's Calendar

this issue, one-page printer version

Chronicle archives


If you like what you see here and want to get these bulletins by e-mail, please fill out our quick signup form at http://stopthedrugwar.org/WOLSignup.shtml.

PERMISSION to reprint or redistribute any or all of the contents of Drug War Chronicle is hereby granted. We ask that any use of these materials include proper credit and, where appropriate, a link to one or more of our web sites. If your publication customarily pays for publication, DRCNet requests checks payable to the organization. If your publication does not pay for materials, you are free to use the materials gratis. In all cases, we request notification for our records, including physical copies where material has appeared in print. Contact: StoptheDrugWar.org: the Drug Reform Coordination Network, P.O. Box 18402, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 293-8340 (voice), (202) 293-8344 (fax), e-mail [email protected]. Thank you.

Articles of a purely educational nature in Drug War Chronicle appear courtesy of the DRCNet Foundation, unless otherwise noted.

Out from the Shadows HEA Drug Provision Drug War Chronicle Perry Fund DRCNet en EspaŮol Speakeasy Blogs About Us Home
Why Legalization? NJ Racial Profiling Archive Subscribe Donate DRCNet em PortuguÍs Latest News Drug Library Search
special friends links: SSDP - Flex Your Rights - IAL - Drug War Facts

StoptheDrugWar.org: the Drug Reform Coordination Network (DRCNet)
1623 Connecticut Ave., NW, 3rd Floor, Washington DC 20009 Phone (202) 293-8340 Fax (202) 293-8344 [email protected]