Attorney General Ashcroft Undeterred in War on Medical Marijuana

Press Release July 9, 2003
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“It has been many years since an attorney general used the federal criminal justice system for blatantly political purposes,” says Ethan Nadelmann Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance in response to the actions taken this week by the Bush Administration. “It’s a telling indication of the fanaticism that underlies the federal war on medical marijuana.”

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