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Legislation Considered for Endorsement
S 683/HR 1538 (Booker-NJ/Cohen-TN09) CARERS Act of 2015
Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act of 2015 Amends the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) to provide that control and enforcement provisions of such Act relating to marijuana shall not apply to any person acting in compliance with state law relating to the production, possession, distribution, dispensation, administration, laboratory testing, or delivery of medical marijuana. Transfers marijuana from schedule I to schedule II of the CSA.
Special Guest: Marc Carr is the founder of Solution Solutions. Social Solutions leverages technology, media, and community forums to foster systemic social change that benefits marginalized communities. Our vision is to reduce the incarceration rate in Washington D.C. by half in five years (while replacing the pipeline that feeds the criminal justice system with a pipeline that feeds opportunity).
Special Guest: Robert Dawkins, SAFE Coalition North Carolina, host Agitator Radio
SAFE Coalition NC is a grassroots community coalition working to build public trust and accountability in NC law enforcement. We believe that critical dialogue, citizen oversight and legislative action are required to design a safe, accountable, fair and equitable system of criminal justice in our state.
Special Guest: Alex Jeffrey, DC NORML
DC NORML was established in January 2015 to promote the legalization of cannabis in the District of Columbia. Since the passage of Initiative 71, DC NORML has started to engage elected officials and regulators on the issues that are important to cannabis consumers such as safe access to affordable cannabis, home cultivation and fair taxation.
Create Advocacy Alerts
- Justice is Not for Sale
- Democracy Restoration Act
- End Racial Profiling
- The REAL Act
- Justice Safety Valve
- Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement
- Police Accountability Act
- Grand Jury Reform Act