Justice Dept. and DEA Don’t See Eye-To-Eye on Marijuana Research and MS-13

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is blocking marijuana research which the Drug Enforcement Administration has requested to undertake dozens of times. The DEA and the DOJ also have opposing views on tackling the so-called MS-13 gang. The DEA started accepting applications in order to grow marijuana for research a year ago. This month, it had…

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DEA Misled Congress and the Justice Department About Deadly Honduras Raids, Watchdog Report Says

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) misled the public, Congress, and Justice Department officials about an aggressive drug operation that led to a series of deadly confrontations involving agents in Honduras, according to a government watchdog report. Federal investigators released the damning report on Wednesday. It describes three deadly shootings in a U.S. drug operation in Honduras,…

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Video: World Leaders Now Calling for Global Drug Legalization

Well, this is certainly a different change in tone… The Global Commission on Drug Policy has just released its annual report which advocates for complete decriminalization of all drugs worldwide. The Independent reports: Prohibition of drugs has had “little or no impact” on the rate of drug use, the report says, with the number of…

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