Author Archive | Jacob Sullum

Recommended Viewing


FREE EMERGENCY FOOD!

Feed Your Family for 3-Full Days During Any Disaster.

FREE POP LANTERN!

This is the Coolest Light You’ve Never Seen!

PROTECT CREDIT CARDS

This FREE Card Shields Your Credit Card from Thieves!

 


FREE EVERSTRYKE MATCH!

This Firestarter Will Never, Ever Fail You!

 


d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-17a502f0a0c403ad5f47019900f68215d89f073c

Senators Urge Sessions to Keep Trump’s Promise of Marijuana Federalism

Yesterday 11 senators sent Attorney General Jeff Sessions a letter expressing concern about recent statements suggesting he plans to enforce the federal ban on marijuana against state-licensed businesses that serve recreational cannabis consumers. The senators, all of whom represent states that have legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use, urged Sessions to stick with the […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE HYBEAM POPLAMP

Great for Emergency Survival Kits!

FREE GUN LOVER SHIRT

Choose the Size You Want!

PARACORD BRACELET

Show Your Patriotism with this FREE Bracelet!

 






FREE MICRO KEY KNIFE

The Only Knife You’ll Never Forget!

 


d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-8113a0ed5f503613712555854476fe8be1e8f47f

The Federal Ban on Sports Betting Is Unfair, Unnecessary, and Unconstitutional

Pinnacle SportsThis month Americans are expected to bet something like $9 billion on the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, almost all of it through illegal channels. That’s because federal law prohibits wagering on sporting events everywhere except Nevada, which was grandfathered by the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992. (PASPA also allows pre-existing sports […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE EMERGENCY FOOD!

Feed Your Family for 3-Full Days During Any Disaster.

FREE POP LANTERN!

This is the Coolest Light You’ve Never Seen!

PROTECT CREDIT CARDS

This FREE Card Shields Your Credit Card from Thieves!

 


FREE EVERSTRYKE MATCH!

This Firestarter Will Never, Ever Fail You!

 


reason.comJeff-Sessions-N-9b1f1f5c184566d7612ebf415a4a6e3508c5e917

Jeff Sessions Can’t Handle the Truth About Marijuana

The attorney general claims he is willing to be refuted by science. His history suggests otherwise. Jacob Sullum|Mar. 1, 2017 7:00 am C-SPANLast week White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer suggested that marijuana legalization contributes to opioid abuse. “When you see something like the opioid addiction crisis blossoming in so many states around this country,” […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE HYBEAM POPLAMP

Great for Emergency Survival Kits!

FREE GUN LOVER SHIRT

Choose the Size You Want!

PARACORD BRACELET

Show Your Patriotism with this FREE Bracelet!

 






FREE MICRO KEY KNIFE

The Only Knife You’ll Never Forget!

 


d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-7b69964390d114f1800f81c0f1291d42047fe5fe

Jeff Sessions Provides More Evidence That He Plans a Marijuana Crackdown

C-SPANIn comments to reporters yesterday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions provided more reason to worry that a crackdown on state-licensed marijuana businesses is in the offing. “I’m definitely not a fan of expanded use of marijuana,” said Sessions, an old-fashioned drug warrior who thinks “good people people don’t smoke marijuana.” While states “can pass the laws […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE EMERGENCY FOOD!

Feed Your Family for 3-Full Days During Any Disaster.

FREE POP LANTERN!

This is the Coolest Light You’ve Never Seen!

PROTECT CREDIT CARDS

This FREE Card Shields Your Credit Card from Thieves!

 


FREE EVERSTRYKE MATCH!

This Firestarter Will Never, Ever Fail You!

 


d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-a5df147f9b07d059ad43ac9c279973a6b03b3169

Israel Moves Toward Decriminalizing Marijuana Use

Yestersday Israel’s public security minister, Gilad Erdan, announced a plan to decriminalize possession of marijuana, making public use a civil offense punishable by fines and eliminating penalties for private use. “We want to educate our youth that using drugs is damaging,” Erdan said. “On the other hand, the police do not have the right tools […]

Continue Reading
d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-c534d78ab4d758e88b2ac9914134e4a15f4abd2f

‘Alternative Facts’ Cannot Hide Trump’s Petty Dishonesty

NBCThe ongoing spat about the size of the audience at Donald Trump’s inauguration, in itself a trivial issue, is significant because it highlights the new president’s vanity, pettiness, lack of discipline, and casual disregard for the truth. Presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway took that last character flaw to a new level in a Meet the Press […]

Continue Reading
d1jn4vzj53eli5.cloudfront-c1aa1f822e78e1d9ad8d22db6ba7d0b724736f69

Obama Issued More Commutations Than Any Previous President but Neglected Pardons

True to his word, President Obama continued using his clemency power on the way out the door, granting commutations to an additional 330 federals prisoners yesterday. Almost all of the commutation recipients are serving time for nonviolent drug offenses, including 64 who were sentenced to life. The list includes Tennessee marijuana grower Paul Fields, who […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE EMERGENCY FOOD!

Feed Your Family for 3-Full Days During Any Disaster.

FREE POP LANTERN!

This is the Coolest Light You’ve Never Seen!

PROTECT CREDIT CARDS

This FREE Card Shields Your Credit Card from Thieves!

 


FREE EVERSTRYKE MATCH!

This Firestarter Will Never, Ever Fail You!

 


Jeff-Sessions-SCINC-hearing-4-5-16-e72dd92d8ae6a520da9d43edff41a83f8d737e11

Senator Says ‘Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana’

Yesterday Chuck Grassley and Dianne Feinstein, the two oldest members of the U.S. Senate and two of its most enthusiastic drug warriors, held a hearing that posed the question, “Is the Department of Justice Adequately Protecting the Public From the Impact of State Recreational Marijuana Legalization?” You can probably guess their answer, especially if you […]

Continue Reading

Recommended Viewing


FREE HYBEAM POPLAMP

Great for Emergency Survival Kits!

FREE GUN LOVER SHIRT

Choose the Size You Want!

PARACORD BRACELET

Show Your Patriotism with this FREE Bracelet!

 






FREE MICRO KEY KNIFE

The Only Knife You’ll Never Forget!