Drug Czar

Gil Kerlikowske, director of National Drug Control Policy. (Jewel Samad / AFP / Getty Images)

President’s ‘Drug Czar’ Observes SF’s Unique Program For Defendants

President Barack Obama’s drug czar paid a visit to San Francisco Superior Court Tuesday to get a first-hand look at a once-controversial program and is interested at alternatives to incarceration.



Federal Drug Czar Says California Pot Law Could Spark Court Action

President Barack Obama’s drug czar says federal officials haven’t ruled out taking legal action if California voters pass a ballot initiative to legalize recreational medical use.

CBS San Francisco–10/20/2010