Posts Tagged Under: DEA

DEA Head Stepping Down, Demi Lovato’s 4/20 Insta Pic to Miley

Michele Leonhard
4/21/15: DEA Head Stepping Down
Embattled Drug Enforcement Administration chief and marijuana foe, Michele Leonhart is expected to step down soon. Leonhart moved up the ranks in the DEA to the top spot in 2007.

She has been a vocal opponent of lifting the ban on marijuana. Speaking with a group of law enforcement professionals, she reiterated her disagreement

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DEA Responds to Their Chief’s Comments That Medical-Marijuana is a “Joke”

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Photo credit: thefreethoughtproject.com

So far, more than 15,000 people have signed the petition demanding that DEA head Chuck Rosenberg be fired for calling medical marijuana a “joke.” Well, now the DEA responds to his comments.

And guess what? It seems they’re officially on notice now.

When a Washington Post reporter called the agency about our efforts (Change.org), a

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Post-4/20 Shows Promising Signs for Cannabis

Denver 4/20 Smoking

Law Enforcement Changes Tactics for 4/20 
In an acknowledgement that the “Just Say No’ message is no longer relevant, the Colorado Department of Transportation has a new strategy to ensure safe and responsible marijuana use.

Starting with the 4/20 festival, law enforcement officers gave out snacks instead of tickets to revelers.

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