DPA coordinated an extensive amicus brief effort to help Safehouse fend off an action in federal court attempting to apply the “crack house” statute for the first time against an SCS, despite evidence showing SCS save lives.
Our members help us work for health-centered approaches that empower communities and reduce the role of criminalization in drug policy. Every gift gets us one step closer to ending the drug war, together.
The Marijuana Justice Act would end federal marijuana prohibition, support racial justice, and help repair the communities most devastated by the war on drugs. This is the future of marijuana legalization. Tell Congress to support it.
Gov. DeSantis signed the Infectious Disease Elimination Act to bring legal syringe exchange programs across the state. This is a major step toward protecting the health and dignity of people who use drugs.
The U.S. House passed New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's amendment that cuts funding to the scandal-ridden Drug Enforcement Administration.
Passage of the Blumenauer-McClintock-Norton amendment means that we are a step closer to banning the Department of Justice from interfering in states that have legalized marijuana.