Sorry Chris Christie, You Don’t Have A Chance. Or A Clue

Last month, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took the position that he would enforce federal law on marijuana in states that have legalized it if he were president. Well, he could try, like other presidents have tried before him, including President Obama. Yet despite all the millions spent on making the laws stick, last time…

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Texas Bill to Stop Cellphone Location Tracking Without a Warrant Passes House Committee

AUSTIN, Texas (May 1, 2015) – A Texas bill that would prohibit law enforcement from obtaining location data from electronic devices without a warrant in most cases, representing an important first step in addressing the growing federal surveillance state, passed out of committee Monday.

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Missouri Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp and Nullify Federal Prohibition, Support HB830 and SB255

Missouri HB830 and SB255 and would legalize industrial hemp for production, and effectively nullify the federal ban.

STATUS: HB830 passed the House 104-41 on 04-23 and now must pass through the Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources committee. SB255 passed that committee previously and moves to the Senate floor. Take the following action steps to support these important bills.

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To The Governor’s Desk: Florida Bill to Block Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill Patients

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Apr. 28, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice certain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was given final approval by the state Senate today. Having previously passed the state House, the bill is now headed to the Governor’s desk.

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