Hundreds Expected to Gather in New Jersey Against War on Drugs Thursday November 6 – Saturday November 8

Press Release October 23, 2003
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Shayna Samuels at (646) 523-6961 or Tony Newman at (212) 613-8026

How can drug policy reform save money and lives? Why is the rate of injection-related HIV/AIDS in New Jersey almost twice the national rate? How did California change its drug policies to save $275 million in one year? Why are black men imprisoned for drug offenses at 13 times the rate of white men despite equal rates of drug use across races? What are some alternatives to current drug policies?

People will gather to answer these questions and many more at Reason

A young woman holds a sign that says "End the Drug War."

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