Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To End Mandatory Minimum Sentences For Nonviolent Drug OffendersMandatory prison sentence requirements for nonviolent drug offenses would be repealed under a proposal introduced in the California legislature by a Bay Area lawmaker.
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Crew Members Welcomed Home By FamiliesAfter nearly 100 days at sea and a dramatic drug bust in the Pacific, the crew of a U.S. Coast Guard cutter returned home to the welcoming arms of their Bay Area families Monday.
DRAMATIC VIDEO: U.S. Coast Guard Boards Drug Smuggling SubThe war on drugs continues off the waters of Mexico and South America including the dramatic boarding of a small submarine by the crew of the Cutter Munro.
Former Mexican President Fox Joins Board Of Cannabis Magazine High TimesFormer Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda.
Research Underway Into Medical Benefits Of Psychedelic DrugsAfter years of inactivity due to the war on drugs, research has resumed into the possible medical benefits of psychedelic drugs.
Funding For California’s War On Drugs Gutted By Budget CutsThe Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement could be shut down as a result of the $71 million cut to the Division of Law Enforcement budget approved by Governor Jerry Brown.