Biden, lone top 2020 Democrat to oppose federal marijuana legalization, cites ‘gateway drug’ concern – With Letter to Editor – kra

Posted by on Nov 21, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs | 0 comments

Wow. He lost my vote! I have known Joe Biden since we both were young lawyers in Delaware in the ’70s, and I used to think he’d be ok for president, with all the experience he got as Obama’s VP. Not anymore.  He says that his concern is that marijuana needs more research because he thinks it a “gateway drug”.   That opinion is ill-informed, outdated, and flat-out harmful to many citizens. He says things like:...

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Colorado passes $1 billion in marijuana state revenue – Super! – kra

Posted by on Nov 20, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Uncategorized, War on Drugs | 0 comments

Get with it, every state without legal pot! Colorado has made A BILLION $$$$ from taxing pot! That is HUGE! 🙂     Excerpts from the Article: Colorado has now generated more than $1 billion in total state revenue from the legal marijuana industry, another milestone for the state that legalized cannabis in 2014. Colorado already has posted some big numbers: More than $6 billion in total sales of cannabis since the birth of the new industry —...

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Oklahoma Set to Release 462 Inmates Monday in Largest-Ever Single-Day U.S. Mass Commutation – Grrrrrreat! – kra

Posted by on Nov 4, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs |

ALL states should be doing this, for it will greatly reduce prison costs, and make us safer!  Voters approved a state question in 2016 that made simple drug possession and low-level property crimes misdemeanors instead of felonies. Stitt signed a bill earlier this year that applied those sentences retroactively. And there need not be a public vote! The Governor’s office can take the initiative and make it happen! Excerpts from the...

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MEDICAL POT ON CAMPUS: COLLEGES SAY NO AND FACE LAWSUITS

Posted by on Oct 25, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs |

You’re in college. You have a medical problem which Pot will greatly alleviate, so you have a medical marijuana permit.  Yet you need to deal with this shit!  This is yet another reason to take Pot off the federal drug schedule and legalize it. There are oodles of good reasons! This really is a load of bullshit … needlessly preventing good, smart kids from entering the health care profession! Excerpts from the Article: Colleges are...

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In many parts of Mexico, government ceded battle to cartels

Posted by on Oct 21, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs |

As many of you know, I have been calling attention to the futility, the stupidity, and the injustice of the “war on drugs” for more than ten years now.  Actually, ever since it got started in a big way in the early ’80s. My first reaction to this article was “Oh my, bad news that the whole government of Mexico has given up”!   But is it such bad news?  NO. It is merely the acknowledgement that the “war on...

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