Jeff Sessions Could Reverse Years Of Progress On Marijuana Policy

Matt Ferner National Reporter, The Huffington Post Drug reform advocates have a few concerns about President-elect Donald Trump’s attorney general nomination. 11/18/2016 07:04 pm ET In 1986, when Sessions had been nominated to be a federal judge, a former assistant U.S. attorney accused him of saying that he thought the Ku Klux Klan was acceptable until he found out members smoked marijuana. Sessions allegedly made the statement in connection with the prosecution of a Klan member who had hanged a black man. “Jeff Sessions should scare every regulator, government official,…

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Rev. Eddy Lepp’s Last Letters From Florence SuperMax

Grasshoppers, do you know where Eddy Is? ADX Florence is a 37-acre (15 ha), 490-bed complex at 5880 Highway 67, Florence, Colorado, about 100 miles (160 km) south of Denver and 40 miles (60 km) south of Colorado Springs.[16] It is one part of the Florence Federal Correctional Complex (FFCC), which comprises three correctional facilities, each with a different security rating.[17] The majority of the facility is above ground. The only part that is underground is a subterranean corridor that links cellblocks to the lobby. Inmates spend 23 hours a…

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Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Tenth Amendment (Amendment X) to the United States Constitution, which is part of the Bill of Rights, was ratified on December 15, 1791.[1] It expresses the principle of federalism, which undergirds the entire plan of the original Constitution, by stating that the federal government possesses only those powers delegated to it by the states or the people. The framers of this amendment had two purposes in mind when they drafted it. The first was a necessary rule of construction. The second was to reaffirm the nature of the federal system.[2}  via Tenth…

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