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Mollie Reilly, The Huffington Post Jun 30 2014
Former president Bill Clinton spoke out in favor of letting states decide whether or not to legalize marijuana, pointing to "a lot of evidence" showing that medical marijuana can help patients with a wide range of symptoms.
Chris Roberts, SF Weekly Jun 9 2014
The president of Mexico dubbed the drug war "failed policy," and hinted strongly that Mexico, the source of most of America's illegal drugs, could follow the U.S.'s lead on marijuana legalization.
Asawin Suebsaeng, Mother Jones Apr 23 2014
On Tuesday, Brave New Films released a new PSA calling on Congress to pass the Smarter Sentencing Act.
Phillip Smith, Stop the Drug War Dec 17 2013
Uruguayan President Jose Mujica has certainly gotten attention on the world stage since his country legalized marijuana commerce last week, and not all of it has been favorable.
Anthony Papa, Drug Policy Alliance Nov 27 2013
Tomorrow (Nov 27) President Obama will continue the recent Thanksgiving tradition of presidents pardoning a turkey.
Nov 18 2013
State control of marijuana market should be seen as part of long and pragmatic tradition of market intervention and nationalisation
AFP Oct 28 2013
He told supporters in Mexico that for medical purposes, the herb should be legalized.
Latin American Herarld Tribune Oct 24 2013
Legalization of drugs would end the gangland violence that has cost tens of thousands of lives in Mexico, former President Vicente Fox said, blaming successor Felipe Calderon for the carnage.
Daniel Trotta, Reuters Sep 24 2013
The "war on drugs" has not been won, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos told the United Nations on Tuesday, exhorting the world body to add teeth to a special session on drugs in 2016.
Nicholas Casey and Laurence Iliff, The Wall Street Journal Jul 16 2013
Mexico's capture of Miguel Ángel Treviño—who authorities say ran the Zetas drug gang with such ferocity that he'd sometimes boil enemies alive in grease—leaves the government a key challenge: How to dismantle the rest of the decentralized cartel.

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