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We are pleased that Drug War Chronicle had two "scoops" last week -- we hope you'll click back on those articles if you haven't already read them.

One is that Rep. Hinchey (D-NY) spoke with Drug War Chronicle last week during the lead-up to the House floor vote on his medical marijuana amendment. Click here to see what he had to say.

The other was our interview with leading criminologist Samuel Walker, one of whose books was quoted by Justice Scalia in the majority opinion restricting 4th amendment rights last week. Walker explained -- for the first time in print anywhere, if we're not mistaken -- how Scalia twisted his words to mean basically the reverse of what they meant when Walker wrote them. Click here to read that story.

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Issue #442 -- 6/30/06

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