Former LAPD Deputy Chief Asks Chiefs of Police and Sheriffs - "The federal government has put up another $72 million in "war-on-drugs-grants" to redirect your police resources once again from true public safety duties in order to extend their failed war on drugs; this time with a savage assault on California's 15-year-old medical marijuana law.
"Are you going to take the money and enforce federal law in lieu of upholding the will of the people of California or are you going to honor your sworn oath to uphold the laws of our sovereign state and send the money back?" Continue reading
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Drug prohibitionists like former White House drug czar staffer Kevin A. Sabet seem to be in a panic over Ken Burns’ PBS documentary broadcast “Prohibition” because of its clear and convincing parallel to today’s equally disastrous war on drugs. The earlier experiment lasted less than 14 years, but today’s failed prohibition was declared by President Nixon 40 years ago and has cost our country more than $1 trillion in cash and much more in immeasurable social harm. Continue reading
Orange County Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-Huntington Beach) is in full support of the “Regulate Marijuana Like Wine” initiative. He recently spoke at the Newport Beach Vineyard and Winery where a fundraiser for the initiative was held. Continue reading
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