Drug Legalization on Townhall

Harry R. Jackson, Jr. - Thu Feb 26

Kevin Glass - Sat Jan 31

Civil forfeiture. Sentencing reform. Felon voting. These are all largely unsexy issues that don't particularly strike the chords of grassroots conservatives. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Mon Jan 26

In November 70 percent of Washington D.C. residents voted to approve recreational marijuana in the nation's capital. ... more

Christine Rousselle - Thu Nov 6

Oregon, Alaska, and DC legalized marijuana for recreational purposes. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Tue Jul 29

Steve Chapman - Thu Apr 10

Conn Carroll - Thu Apr 3

Townhall editors Leah Barkoukis and Christine Rousselle debate whether or not the federal government should pull back on the War on Drugs. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Mar 5

Christine Rousselle - Tue Feb 25

Is anyone surprised? ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Jan 29

Daniel J. Mitchell - Sun Jan 26

John Hawkins - Tue Jan 21

Rebecca Hagelin - Thu Jan 9

Jacob Sullum - Wed Jan 8

Christine Rousselle - Tue Nov 5

This will encourage the efforts of pro-marijuana advocates across the nation. ... more

Christine Rousselle - Sun Oct 20

Following victories in Washington and Colorado, marijuana legalization advocates are focusing their efforts on Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Tue Aug 27

Jacob Sullum - Wed Aug 21

Robert Knight - Tue Aug 6

Katie Kieffer - Mon Feb 25

El Chapo haunts the streets of Chicago. His ghost hordes cash in Los Angeles stash houses. His shadow darkens underground tunnels between Mexico and the U.S. His spirit drives his clan to bloodshed. The world’s most-wanted kingpin may be dead. But the Sinaloa cartel will thrive until America legalizes drugs. ... more

Steve Chapman - Sun Jan 20

As recreational drugs go, marijuana is relatively benign. Unlike alcohol, it doesn't stimulate violence or destroy livers. Unlike tobacco, it doesn't cause lung cancer and heart disease. The worst you can say is that it produces intense, unreasoning panic. Not in users, but in critics. ... more