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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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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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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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Redondo Beach Beyond prohibition - Easy Reader

Fri, Jun 9, 2017 - 2:26 pm

Easy Reader

Redondo Beach Beyond prohibition
Easy Reader
The last two meetings of the Redondo Beach Planning Commission have dealt, in large part, with a concern that much of California has faced since voters passed Proposition 64 last November: What are we going to do about cannabis? On May 18, after hours ...

What Does the UK Think About Cannabis Legalization? - Marijuana.com

Mon, Jun 5, 2017 - 1:24 pm

Marijuana.com

What Does the UK Think About Cannabis Legalization?
Marijuana.com
Marijuana.com sat down with Jason Reed, the spokesperson for the UK's Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP), to discuss his region's perceived mindset around cannabis reform. The UK general election is coming up next week and the Liberal ...

California to Washington: Stay Out of Our Marijuana Policies and Laws - The Daily Chronic

Sun, Jun 4, 2017 - 7:01 pm

The Daily Chronic

California to Washington: Stay Out of Our Marijuana Policies and Laws
The Daily Chronic
SACRAMENTO, CA — The California State Assembly passed legislation Thursday night that would prohibit state and local agencies from using resources to assist federal law enforcement authorities with marijuana enforcement against people in compliance ...

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Legislation (AB 1578) to Protect Californians Against Federal Attacks on Lawful Marijuana Activity Passes California ... - The Daily Chronic

Sun, Jun 4, 2017 - 6:57 pm

The Daily Chronic

Legislation (AB 1578) to Protect Californians Against Federal Attacks on Lawful Marijuana Activity Passes California ...
The Daily Chronic
SACRAMENTO, CA — The California State Assembly passed legislation Thursday night that would prohibit state and local agencies from using resources to assist federal law enforcement authorities with marijuana enforcement against people in compliance ...

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Ulbricht's Mother Reflects on the Anniversary of Her Son's Double Life Sentence - Nigeria Today

Mon, May 29, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Nigeria Today

Ulbricht's Mother Reflects on the Anniversary of Her Son's Double Life Sentence
Nigeria Today
Forrest's sentence has also been denounced by the legal community such as the former federal judge Nancy Gertner, Just Leadership USA, the Drug Policy Alliance, and the Law Enforcement Against Prohibition organization. After the sentencing, Ulbricht ...

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Ulbricht's Mother Reflects on the Anniversary of Her Son's Double Life Sentence - Nigeria Today

Mon, May 29, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Nigeria Today

Ulbricht's Mother Reflects on the Anniversary of Her Son's Double Life Sentence
Nigeria Today
Forrest's sentence has also been denounced by the legal community such as the former federal judge Nancy Gertner, Just Leadership USA, the Drug Policy Alliance, and the Law Enforcement Against Prohibition organization. After the sentencing, Ulbricht ...

Home Business Seeing green: what Wilmington can learn from Denver about growing the cannabis... - Port City Daily

Sun, May 28, 2017 - 7:00 am

Port City Daily

Home Business Seeing green: what Wilmington can learn from Denver about growing the cannabis...
Port City Daily
A former prison guard an deputy sheriff, Roberts is also a member of the Law Enforcement Action Partnership (formerly Law Enforcement Against Prohibition); the group has over 5,000 members from law-enforcement and criminal courts and works for to ...

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY - WEAA

Fri, May 26, 2017 - 9:29 am

WEAA

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY
WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses the latest on the Manchester bombing and the terror threat globally and domestically, with law enforcement expert Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. Read More ...

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY - WEAA

Thu, May 25, 2017 - 7:46 pm

WEAA

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY
WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses the latest on the Manchester bombing and the terror threat globally and domestically, with law enforcement expert Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. Read More ...

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THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY - WEAA

Thu, May 25, 2017 - 2:14 pm

WEAA

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY
WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses the latest on the Manchester bombing and the terror threat globally and domestically, with law enforcement expert Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. Read More ...

First Edition May 24: Manchester Bombing; Trump-Russia Investigation - WEAA

Thu, May 25, 2017 - 10:31 am

First Edition May 24: Manchester Bombing; Trump-Russia Investigation
WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses the latest on the Manchester bombing and the terror threat globally and domestically, with law enforcement expert Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. Then, former federal ...

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY - WEAA

Thu, May 25, 2017 - 9:06 am

WEAA

THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY
WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses the latest on the Manchester bombing and the terror threat globally and domestically, with law enforcement expert Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. Read More ...

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Montana Special Election: Rob Quist's Marijuana Use is NORML - The Daily Chronic

Sat, May 20, 2017 - 11:51 am

The Daily Chronic

Montana Special Election: Rob Quist's Marijuana Use is NORML
The Daily Chronic
One of the latest developments in the Montana Congressional special election is the news that Democratic candidate Rob Quist had previously consumed marijuana during the course of his life. Certain media outlets in the state have attempted to make a ...

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Ex-Cop Who Went Undercover As Drug User: 'Policing Drugs Is Completely Futile' - TheFix.com

Thu, May 18, 2017 - 5:58 pm

TheFix.com

Ex-Cop Who Went Undercover As Drug User: 'Policing Drugs Is Completely Futile'
TheFix.com
Now, Woods is the chairman of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition UK (LEAP UK), a coalition of current and former law enforcement and criminal justice professionals who believe the War on Drugs is a failure. The organization originated in the United ...

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