Law Enforcement Against Prohibition is an international 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization of criminal justice professionals who bear personal witness to the wasteful futility and harms of our current drug policies.
600 Churches Call For an End to the Drug War
The New England Conference of United Methodist Churches recently voted in favor of a resolution calling for an end to the drug war.
LEAP co-founder Jack Cole worked with the assembly to pass the resolution, which ends with a statement of support for LEAP.
The full resolution can be viewed here.
LEAP board member and former prosecutor Dr. Inge Fryklund authored this article for the US Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute on the Special Inspector General’s quarterly report to Congress, noting that the U.S. goal of opium poppy prohibition is both unachievable and a contributing factor in the continuing instability of Afghanistan. Click here to read
LEAP speaker Howard Wooldridge tells The Real News how the Swiss and seven other countries are using supervised injection facilities to save the lives and restore hope to even the most powerfully addicted people.
LEAP speaker and former federal jailer Regina Hufnagel bore direct witness to the inequities, futility, and racism of the War on Drugs while her federal prison released child abusers and kept pot users inside.
Be enchanted and inspired by our unique interpretation of the Brazilian classic, the Waters of March.
She helped women give up their children, and she's furious
Why won't Congress listen to the eight countries that minimize overdose deaths?
Jack Cole at the NYC Cannabis Parade
She had to set child abusers free while pot users remained in jail
LEAP takes on The Waters of March
Upcoming LEAP Events
Four Freedoms Democratic Club: Joanne Naughton June 29, 2016 This is a general meeting for the club and we have invited speakers both in favor and against the legalization of the marijuana. Kevin Sabet from Smart Approaches to Marijuana will speak against legalization. This event is open to the public.