Dr Frankel reviews his trip to Israel and welcomes Mimi Peleg to the show. Mimi,appearing on the show from her home in Israel, talks about the future of medical cannabis in both countries. Doc Frankel also wants to share One Plant One Child with his listeners...http://shar.es/EqEyJ
to replace the failed “War on Drug Use(rs)” (read more)
Howard Wooldridge Co-Founder of LEAP
Detective/Officer Howard 'cowboy' Wooldridge (retired)
Drug Policy Specialist, COP - www.CitizensOpposingProhibition.org
Co-Founder of LEAP - Law Enforcement Against Prohibition
Modern Prohibition/The War on Drugs is the most destructive, dysfunctional & immoral domestic policy since slavery & Jim Crow.
Christ is one of the most experienced of the LEAP speakers, having performed before hundreds of civic, professional, educational, and religious organizations, plus conducting television and radio interviews in dozens of markets. Peter speaks of the Drug War's impact on: police/community relations; the safety of law enforcement officers and suspects; police corruption and misconduct; and the financial and human costs associated with current drug policies. These issues include the effect of drug prohibition on the judiciary, sentencing issues, prison populations and minority communities, as well as the usefulness of drug education programs in reducing drug abuse
Paul Armentano is the Deputy Director of NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) and the NORML Foundation. Mr. Armentano is recognized as an expert on the subject of marijuana policy. He has spoken at numerous national conferences and legal seminars, testified before state legislatures and federal agencies, and assisted dozens of criminal defense attorneys in cases pertaining to the use of medicinal cannabis, drug testing, and drugged driving. He also serves of the faculty of Oaksterdam University in Oakland, where he lectures on the science surrounding the safety and efficacy of medical cannabis.
Mr. Armentano is a frequent guest on national radio and television, having appeared on FoxNews, MSNBC, andCBS News. His writing and research has appeared in over 750 publications, including the New York Times,Washington Post, and The Christian Science Monitor, as well as in 20 textbooks and anthologies. Mr. Armentano is a 2008 recipient of the 'Project Censored Real News Award for Outstanding Investigative Journalism.' In 2009, he co-authored the book Marijuana is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink?(2009, Chelsea Green), which has appeared on Amazon.com's best-sellers list and has been translated internationally.
Robert Raich is an experienced and seasoned attorney who took both of the landmark cases on medical cannabis law to the Supreme Court and is a renowned expert on medical cannabis law.
His cases have been featured in a variety of media outlets including CNN, NBC, New York Times, Washington Post, Fox News, USA Today, and more.
He has appeared before dozens of tribunals throughout the country, lobbying with respect to medical cannabis legislation and litigating medical cannabis cases.