I, like many other proponents of cannabis and cannabic medicine, applauded that as a step in the right direction and a nod towards state's rights. I even, like Ethan Nadelmann of the Drug Policy Alliance, am cautiously optimistic about his appointee for "drug czar," Gil Kerlikowkse, whose first announcement as director of national drug policy was that "we must end the drug war."
Now, just a few months after his tenure began, it looks like the same old
"dog and pony show" once again....WTF?!!?!
That is, the busts of pot dispensaries have continued, with Federal approval. See the article from the L.A. Times below for more specifics.
We must demand that the President keep his promises and that the "drug czar" does also--end the drug war!