UK Home Secretary Orders Review of Drug Policies

The UK's Home Office Minister, Theresa May, has ordered an " international "what works" study of drug laws, including Portugal's policy of scrapping criminal penalties for personal possession." The

UN Drug Body: Marijuana Legalization in CO, WA, Violates UN Treaties

The International Narcotics Control Board is criticizing the decision by Colorado and Washington voters to regulate and control marijuana, saying that such a move violates international drug control a

Bill Would Force States to Require Drug Tests for Welfare

Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-TN) has once again introduced legislation in Congress which would require states to mandate drug testing for recipients of welfare benefits.

Norway Considers Decriminalizing Heroin Smoking

The Norwegian government is considering a proposal to decriminalize the smoking of heroin as a harm reduction move to reduce the rate of overdose.

Statement on Charlottesville, Racist Violence, and White Supremacists: #Resist

The marijuana legalization and drug policy reform movements are part and parcel of the movement for social justice.

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