Prohibitionist Poll Results A Flop: 83% Want Cannabis Reform

Prohibitionist Poll Results A Flop: 83% Want Cannabis Reform A staggering majority of Americans really, really don’t agree with the current federal cannabis laws. That’s what anti-legalization group Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) found out. SAM commissioned Mason-Dixon Polling and Strategy to conduct a poll, which strayed from the usual…

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How Cannabis Prohibitionist Spin Data To Suit Their Needs

How Cannabis Prohibitionists Change Rhetoric to Suit their Political Agendas A recent federal report showed that youth cannabis consumption in the state of Colorado has dropped nearly 20% from 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. This should make every cannabis prohibitionist ecstatic because after all, the core of their arguments is to “protect…

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Prohibitionist Post: 125 years covering Colorado’s love-hate affair with alcohol and cannabis

Published: Oct 16, 2017, 7:09 am • Updated: Oct 16, 2017, 12:36 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff Denver has long been a premier spot for getting wasted. Back in 1859, the Denver City was founded when land speculators led by Gen. William Larimer persuaded a competing mining claim…

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One Out of Four US Senators Is a Marijuana Prohibitionist — Is Yours One of Them?

By Phillip Smith Marijuana legalization now consistently scores majorities in national public opinion polls, marijuana is already legal in four states and the District of Columbia and likely to be legal in a handful more, including California, before year’s end, and the Obama administration has effectively thrown federal pot prohibition…

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Action Alert: Help Virginia NORML Oust A Marijuana Prohibitionist

During the 2012 Election there was an anti-marijuana candidate running for Attorney General in Oregon (Dwight Holton). Oregon activists, led by the late great Jim Greig, were able to defeat him by spreading awareness, pooling together resources, and doing everything else that we could to prevent Dwight Holton from winning…

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