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July 14-25 recap

Stories mentioned:
Activists Offering Free Pot to San Jose Voters – http://blogs.sfweekly.com/thesnitch/2014/07/marijuana_activists_offering_1.php
House Backs Rules Enabling Marijuana Banking – http://huff.to/1rhV9JT
L.A. marijuana farmers market ordered to temporarily shut down – … 69 more words

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Pot petition could be blocked, despite 6,000 signatures

WICHITA, Kansas – The issue of de-criminalizing marijuana in the City of Wichita could soon be on the November ballot.

This comes after a local non-profit group gathered the required amount of signatures on a petition to turn in to the city. 289 more words


Romania: The Case for Drug Decriminalization

This article was originally published on Talking Drugs

By Crina Din

Romania’s drug laws ensure severe consequences, both immediate and long-term, for users of illegal substances. 689 more words


D.C. Activists To Seek Local Aid From Congressman

WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia activists plan to ask a congressman who wants to block the city from liberalizing its marijuana laws to handle a host of other local concerns. 110 more words


The Daily Bell: As Predicted, UN Calls for Decriminalization of All Drugs

By Anthony Wile – July 19, 2014

The UN has now called for the decriminalization not just of marijuana but of other drugs as well, including so-called injectables. 60 more words


Portugal's Drug Policy Boss vs. American Cop (9:20)

▶ Does Portugal beat USA in drug war? – YouTube.


July17, 2014

Listen to Joao Goulao, head of drug policy for all of Portugal and Jack Cole, retired narcotics officer, tell very different stories about how their respective countries deal with drug abuse.