Child of Mankind

Timothy LockeNews

The Shafer Report is the result of the Shafer Commission which was charged with finding out if Marijuana was dangerous or not in 1972, by then President Richard Milhous Nixon following the U.S. Supreme Court Case of Leary vs. US Government, where the Supreme Court opined the 1937 Marijuana Stamp Tax Act was Unconstitutional as it was a 5th Amendment … Read More

Libertarian Party Disapproves of Trump’s Cannabis Crackdown

Norman PetersonNews

On January 4, 2018, Trump administration Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that he is rescinding the current Department of Justice policy which places a low priority on enforcing marijuana prohibition in States with laws that have legalized the growing, possession and use of marijuana. The current policy, now rescinded, led to an explosion in the growth of the medical marijuana … Read More

What Message Are We Sending Our Kids?

Timothy LockeNews

Schedule 1 drugs are those that have the following characteristic according to the United States Drug Enforcement Agency: Whose interests are politicians protecting, our children or the interests of pharmaceutical companies, policing and our courts? The myth of cannabis as a gateway drug gas long been debunked. The reality is marijuana has been used to get addicts off other schedule 1 drugs.   … Read More

Cannabis Prohibition Started in Michigan

Timothy LockeNews

The truth be told, future history is being rewritten as you read this letter. Tomorrow will never again be like today. Maybe some of the most telling statistics come from the Pew Foundation. It reported in June of 2016 that its polling found one in two people were ‘afraid’ of the other’s political party. A dividend nation. Our political mess … Read More