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Texas Lawmaker Proposes Marijuana Decriminalization

State Rep. Joe Moody announced at a news conference Monday that he’ll introduce a bill to decriminalize simple marijuana possession in Texas.

“Our current marijuana policy in Texas just isn’t working,” Moody said. 145 more words

HB 507

The War on Drugs Was Born 100 Years Ago

By Mark Thornton

Source: Mises Institute

When I went to the Oxford Union debates this past summer I was told by a veteran of the debates that I must have a joke in order to win over the audience. 977 more words

Culture

Update: Congress approved to end federal government prohibition!

Tucked deep inside the 1,603-page federal spending measure is a provision that effectively ends the federal government’s prohibition on medical marijuana and signals a major shift in drug policy. 185 more words

Activism

Open Note to Congress

Finishing up the next batch of #dchatesyou shirts. Dedicated to congress, particularly Andy Harris. Now available HERE.



The Illegal Drug Business and Secondary Markets

The business model of an illegal drug cartel is essentially the same as any other business that has complete control of their product. Farms are worked and raw materials cultivated. 1,043 more words

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