Coalition -- Educating the public about the increase in prison
population in the US due to current drug laws. We alert citizens
about the dangers of a federal authority acting beyond its constitutional
constraints. The drug war is an assault of our civil rights and
freedoms by federal and state governments.
Lindesmith Center --
Drug Policy Foundation is working to broaden and better inform the
public debate on drug policy and related issues.
Awareness Project -- A worldwide network dedicated to drug policy
Drug Strategy Network -- Addresses the world's drug problems
by sharing information about drug control strategies.
-- Inform the public of rational alternatives to the drug war and
to bring about needed reforms.
-- Advocating peaceful ways to respond to drug abuse. Encouraging
citizens to examine drug policy, challenge the drug war and promote
alternatives and public-health awareness.
Reform Coordination Network -- DRCNet Supports rational policies
consistent with peace, justice, freedom, compassion and truth.
Sense for Drug Policy -- Dedicated to drug policy law alternatives.
Providing assistance to those working to reform current policies,
facilitate coalition-building and educate through disseminating
research, public forums and the media. Providing pro bono legal
assistance to those adversely affected by drug policy.
NORML has remained the nation's
principal organization dedicated to ending marijuana prohibition.
Watch -- Family Watch is concerned about the impact of drug
policy on families, women and children.
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse -- Informs
Americans of the economic and social costs of substance abuse and
its impact on their lives.
Endangers American Rights -- Dedicated to reform of federal
and state asset forfeiture laws to restore due process and protect
property rights in the forfeiture process.
Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation --FAMM Foundation -- Working
to reform mandatory sentencing laws that remove judicial discretion.
To ensure equity and fairness at all stages of the sentencing process,
FAMM works to improve sentencing guidelines.
minimum or federal guideline sentences - The people in this
section have all been sentenced to long mandatory minimum or federal
guideline sentences. Parole was abolished from the federal system
in 1986, so they will serve the full lengths of time. Under the
inflexible sentencing systems established in the heat of the Drug
War, harsh, irrationally long sentences for very minor offenders
is the rule, not the exception. stopthedrugwar
Strategies - Promotes effective approaches to the nation's drug
problems and Supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand
for drugs through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement
and community initiatives.
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