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UK to Host First Ever Medical Cannabis Summit - Marijuana.com

Fri, Aug 18, 2017 - 4:02 pm

Marijuana.com

UK to Host First Ever Medical Cannabis Summit
Marijuana.com
Some of the speakers at the event include Jason Reed from Law Enforcement Against Prohibition UK, Chuck Rifici from Canadian cannabis investment company Cannabis Wheaton, and Lorne Gertner from Tokyo Smoke. The CannaTech Conference in the ...

Legalise illicit drugs and save lives, says ex-cop - Health24

Fri, Aug 4, 2017 - 8:38 am

Health24

Legalise illicit drugs and save lives, says ex-cop
Health24
An organisation called Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) is campaigning for police to adopt a more humane approach to drug users. 0. Police need to adopt a softer approach to drug users. (iStock) ~. Neil Woods was an undercover narcotics ...

Other Roots: World-wise Inge Fryklund on dogged quest to end destructive drug war - The Cannabist

Fri, Jul 28, 2017 - 1:16 pm

The Cannabist

Other Roots: World-wise Inge Fryklund on dogged quest to end destructive drug war
The Cannabist
She is now a member of the group Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP, formerly Law Enforcement Against Prohibition). She speaks passionately about the intellectual dishonesty of the war on drugs. “The Schedule I legal definition is that there is ...

"A polícia que mais mata é também a que mais morre", diz ex-comandante-geral da PM no Rio - Jornal Floripa

Tue, Jul 25, 2017 - 4:56 am

Jornal Floripa

"A polícia que mais mata é também a que mais morre", diz ex-comandante-geral da PM no Rio
Jornal Floripa
Um dos porta-vozes brasileiros do Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, associação internacional que reúne agentes da lei contrários à proibição e favoráveis à regulação do comércio e do consumo de drogas, Ibis diz acreditar que a chamada "lógica da ...

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A inafastabilidade da jurisdição na execução da pena: o Acre é aqui?, por Luís Carlos Valois e Alexandre Morais da ... - Jornal GGN

Thu, Jul 20, 2017 - 9:52 am

Jornal GGN

A inafastabilidade da jurisdição na execução da pena: o Acre é aqui?, por Luís Carlos Valois e Alexandre Morais da ...
Jornal GGN
... de São Paulo, membro do Conselho Nacional de Política Criminal e Penitenciária, membro da Associação de Juízes para a Democracia – AJD, e membro da Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (Associação de Agentes da Lei contra a Proibição) – LEAP.

UK Member of Parliament Calls for Medical Cannabis Protest - Marijuana.com

Tue, Jul 18, 2017 - 6:11 pm

Marijuana.com

UK Member of Parliament Calls for Medical Cannabis Protest
Marijuana.com
These bold comments made by Minister Flynn caught the attention of many, including Jason Reed of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP). “Paul has been a long supporter of full drug policy reform and is often seen at the forefront of any ...

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The UK government should be “ashamed” of new drug strategy experts say - Mixmag

Fri, Jul 14, 2017 - 8:16 am

Mixmag

The UK government should be “ashamed” of new drug strategy experts say
Mixmag
The Huffington Post UK also spoke to Jason Reed, the executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) UK, who criticised the strategy for not going into enough detail on drug deaths. He said: “Given the scale that we now face, many of ...

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The Future of Weed in the UK - Marijuana.com

Fri, Jul 7, 2017 - 9:05 am

Marijuana.com

The Future of Weed in the UK
Marijuana.com
“[May] is about as hardline as you're going to get,” said Jason Reed, the spokesperson for Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) in an interview with Marijuana.com. “With certain politicians, they are very bold in their own views and that ...

Ronnie Cowan MP: Why we should at least consider decriminalising drug use in the UK - CommonSpace

Wed, Jul 5, 2017 - 11:17 am

CommonSpace

Ronnie Cowan MP: Why we should at least consider decriminalising drug use in the UK
CommonSpace
JUNKIES, crack-heads, stoners. They all want to steal your TV to pay for their next fix. If you turn your back they will have your wallet. Because that's the sort of people they are. You should view them with suspicion and discount them at the first ...

Letter: Law enforcement against prohibition - Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Sat, Jul 1, 2017 - 3:12 am

Letter: Law enforcement against prohibition
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
People who use drugs have problems, and most cops want them to get the help they need: doctors, counselors, jobs. Cops are tired of being used to arrest them, elevating the instability in their lives, and tearing up their families for the benefit of ...

Open Your Mind This Weekend at Europe's Largest Psychedelic Conference - VolteFace Magazine (blog)

Tue, Jun 27, 2017 - 10:00 am

VolteFace Magazine (blog)

Open Your Mind This Weekend at Europe's Largest Psychedelic Conference
VolteFace Magazine (blog)
... Tollan chairing sessions on 'Diversity in Psychedelia' and Sunday's 'Drug Policy Discussion,” featuring Chasing the Scream author Johann Hari, Steve Rolles of the Transform Drug Policy Foundation, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP)'s ...

Ending the war on drugs - Detroit Metro Times

Wed, Jun 21, 2017 - 1:11 am

Detroit Metro Times

Ending the war on drugs
Detroit Metro Times
It's about civil rights and civil liberties. The national law enforcement group LEAP connected the dots on much of that last week in announcing the organization's name change from Law Enforcement Against Prohibition to Law Enforcement Action Partnership.

Lawmakers reintroduce federal bill to protect medical marijuana - SFGate (blog)

Mon, Jun 19, 2017 - 3:31 pm

SFGate (blog)

Lawmakers reintroduce federal bill to protect medical marijuana
SFGate (blog)
The bill is now supported by over 20 organizations that include the ACLU, Americans for Safe Access, Drug Policy Alliance, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, Marijuana Policy Project, The American Cannabis Nurses Association, Veterans for Medical ...

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Florida Lawmakers Pass Medical Marijuana Implementation Measure - The Daily Chronic

Sat, Jun 17, 2017 - 12:22 pm

The Daily Chronic

Florida Lawmakers Pass Medical Marijuana Implementation Measure
The Daily Chronic
TALLAHASSEE, FL — Members of the House and Senate have approved legislation to implement November's successful Amendment 2 – a voter-initiated constitutional amendment regulating the use of medical cannabis. Republican Gov. Rick Scott has ...

Viewpoints from readers: Report on police unit prompts support, questions on approach - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Sat, Jun 17, 2017 - 12:27 am

Viewpoints from readers: Report on police unit prompts support, questions on approach
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Have a look at Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP). Attempting to solve a public health problem with a law enforcement emphasis makes as much sense as sending people with pitchforks to beat back the tide. After having spent more than one ...

Federal bill would protect medical marijuana states, provide access to vets - The Cannabist

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 - 7:03 pm

The Cannabist

Federal bill would protect medical marijuana states, provide access to vets
The Cannabist
More than 20 health, veteran, and policy organizations have endorsed the bill, including the ACLU, Americans for Safe Access, Drug Policy Alliance, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, Marijuana Policy Project, The American Cannabis Nurses Association, ...

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This man may be legal weed's best hope - VICE News

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 - 2:54 pm

This man may be legal weed's best hope
VICE News
Howard Woolridge, a co-founder of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, which has a sizable contingent of conservative and libertarian members, said it could be valuable to have a prominent Trump ally like Stone pushing for marijuana legalization ...

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Medical Marijuana Laws Don't Lead to More People Smoking Weed - The Daily Chronic

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 - 7:17 pm

The Daily Chronic

Medical Marijuana Laws Don't Lead to More People Smoking Weed
The Daily Chronic
Get Active. Americans for Safe Access · Drug Policy Alliance · Law Enforcement Against Prohibition · Marijuana Policy Project · NORML. Get Vocal. Contribute · Submit an Article · Author Guidelines · Letters to the Editor · Policies, Terms and Conditions.

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War on Drugs doesn't need a surge - Allentown Morning Call

Mon, Jun 12, 2017 - 5:13 pm

Allentown Morning Call

War on Drugs doesn't need a surge
Allentown Morning Call
LEAP, founded in 2002 — as Law Enforcement Against Prohibition — by five police officers dedicated to educating the public about the harms of drug prohibition, became Law Enforcement Action Partnership in January to broaden its areas of advocacy.

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Nevada Governor Signs Hemp Expansion Law - The Daily Chronic

Fri, Jun 9, 2017 - 5:56 pm

The Daily Chronic

Nevada Governor Signs Hemp Expansion Law
The Daily Chronic
CARSON CITY, NV — Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has signed legislation, Senate Bill 396, expanding the state's hemp law to permit broader commercial cultivation of the crop. The new law permits regulators to license growers to engage in hemp ...

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