Mexico Decriminalizes Possesion of Drugs. [youtube] Mexico’s decriminalization of simple possession of marijuana, heroine, LSD, and cocaine. Mexico’s Congress decriminalized the possession of very small quantities of those drugs and now treats simple possession as a public health issue rather than a criminal one. However, sharing, selling, buying, giving away, or in any way exchanging those [...]
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Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond his control.
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FULegal provides edited extracts from the same sources consulted by working lawyers and prosecutors. Issues considered include: What is possession? What is trafficking? What is hindering police or resisting arrest? Can the police come onto my property? What does that charge mean? What should I do if I am arrested? What should I say? Who should I turn to for help?
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African American and other people of color communities have borne a disproportionate burden of pollution from landfills, garbage dumps, incinerators, sewage treatment plants, chemical industries and a host of other polluting facilities.
( full story … Environmental Justice. )
BIG JOINT to blow in on Powerhouse Conference. To confirm the arrangements which will govern the protest activity planned by your organisation (Nimbin Hemp Embassy) to take place on Monday and Tuesday, 7th and 8th of September 2009 in the Sydney CBD Timings: Assemble 8am outside the Power House Museum, Harris Street, Ultimo and hold a [...]
( full story … SYDNEY RULES: Cannabis Protest Rally. )
Not a Member Yet? Anyone Can Join! Forward this Message to a Friend! Dear Heathen: LEAP’s speakers deliver our message to audiences all over the world through a variety of avenues, and one of the most gratifying is attending conferences. In July, LEAP Executive Director Jack Cole and retired Chief of Police Tim Datig attended the [...]
( full story … LEAP’s Dispatches from the Front Line… August 2009 )
I worked as an undercover cop in dozens of drug stings. I bought drugs. I sold drugs. I traded guns for drugs. I did all of this under the direction and watchful eye of our American government. I feel bad for using my undercover skills to cage non-violent citizens so now I use my undercover skills [...]
( full story … Spotting An Undercover )
President Obama has made it clear that his Administration will not interfere with legislation passed by the states to permit medicinal use of cannabis.
( full story … A Wodak moment.! )
35 years after Nixon started the war on drugs, we have over one million non-violent drug offenders living behind bars. The War on Drugs has become the longest and most costly war in American history, the question has become, how much more can the country endure?
( full story … American Drug War: The Last White Hope: Pre Release Cut )