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North Chicago Chamber of Commerce: Inge Fryklund

August 25, 2014

Speaker:
Address:
651 Lakehurst Rd., Waukegan, IL, United States

Radio WMNF 88.5 FM: Ray Strack

August 25, 2014

Speaker:
Address:
WMNF 88.5FM, Tampa, FL, United States

Rotary Club of Chicago Far North: James Gierach

August 26, 2014

Speaker:
Location: The Breakers
Address:
The Breakers, 5333 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL, United States, 60640

Florissant Rotary: Larry Kirk

August 26, 2014

This event is NOT open to the public.
Speaker:
Location: Yacovelli's Restaurant
Address:
Yacovelli's Restaurant, 407 Dunn Rd, Florissant, MO, United States, 63031

Rotary Club of Chicago-O’Hare: James Gierach

August 28, 2014

Speaker:
Location: The Great Escape
Address:
The Great Escape, 9540 W Irving Park Rd, Schiller Park, IL, United States

MD NORML Event: Neill Franklin

August 29, 2014

Neill Franklin will give a speech at this NORML fundraiser.
Speaker:
Location: Doc & Annie's
Address:
Doc & Annie's, 5920 Ritchie Hwy, Brooklyn, MD, United States

Interview w/ KKRN 88.5FM: Norm Stamper

August 30, 2014

Time listed is Pacific. Radio KKRN 88.5FM – http://kkrn.org/
Speaker:
Address:
KKRN 88.5FM, Round Mountain, CA, United States

Gonzales Louisiana Rotary Club: David Brown

September 2, 2014

This event is NOT open to the public.
Speaker:
Location: Clarion Inn Old-Holiday Inn
Address:
Clarion Inn Old-Holiday Inn, 1500 Hwy 30, Gonzales, LA, United States

V Latin American and I Central American Conference on Drug Policy: Neill Franklin

September 3, 2014

The Fifth Latin American Conference on Drug Policy, organized by Confedrogas, and ACEID as local organizer, will be held on 3rd and 4th September at the Radisson Hotel in San José, Costa Rica. The Conference is sponsored by the Open Society Foundations and supported by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the World Health Organization […]
Speaker:
Address:
San Jose, Costa Rica

Miramar Democratic Club: Ray Strack

September 8, 2014

Miramar Democratic Club will host a panel discussion on Medical Marijuana. Included on the panel is Irvin Rosenfeld, Federal Medical Marijuana Patient since 1982 and author of My Medicine. With medical marijuana appearing on November’s ballet as Amendment 2, Mr. Rosenfeld may soon be sharing his title of “Florida’s only legal pot smoker”. The public […]
Speaker:
Location: Ansin Sports Complex Multipurpose Room
Address:
Ansin Sports Complex Multipurpose Room, 10801 Miramar Boulevard, Miramar, FL, United States

Launch of Global Commission on Drug Policy report: Neill Franklin & Jack Cole

September 9, 2014

Global Commission on Drug Policy, latest report – Taking Control: Pathways to Drug Policies that Work. Since 2011, the Commission has worked with partners around the world to identify alternatives to the failed war on drugs. Taking Control recommends a new approach that puts public health, the safety of communities, human rights and development at […]
Speaker:
Location: The Museum of Modern Art
Address:
The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY, United States

Boston Freedom Rally 2014: Jack Cole

September 13, 2014

25th Annual MassCANN/NORML Freedom Rally on the Boston Common - http://masscann.org/rally
Speaker:
Location: Boston Common
Address:
Boston Common, Boston, MA, United States

NOBLE 2014 Conference: Neill Franklin

September 14, 2014

Conference Theme: “NOBLE Experience on the Rapids: Law Enforcement and Community Flowing Together” Neill will partake in a panel discussion on 7/15. More info here- http://www.noblenational.org/conferences/2014grandrapidsmi.html
Speaker:
Location: DeVos Place Convention Center
Address:
DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI, United States, 49503

NOBLE 2014 Conference/ “A Call to Action to Reduce Black Incarceration” panel discussion: Neill Franklin

September 15, 2014

GOAL OF THE PANEL DISCUSSION: To explore the pros and cons of the legalization of marijuana and to discuss the intended and unintended consequences of a proposed ban on menthol cigarettes smoked by 83% of African Americans who choose to smoke.
Speaker:
Location: DeVos Place Convention Center
Address:
DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI, United States, 49503

NH Alcohol & Drug Abusers Counselors Association Forum: Rick Van Wickler

September 16, 2014

A forum, conversation style featuring two sides. One pro side, one con side whom will engage in a discussion regarding NH marijuana laws.
Speaker:
Location: NH Training Institute
Address:
NH Training Institute, 130 Pembroke Road Suite 100, Concord, NH, United States, 03301

The West Chicago Lions Club: James Gierach

September 18, 2014

Speaker:
Location: First United Methodist Church
Address:
First United Methodist Church, 643 E. Washington St., N. Chicago, IL, United States

Palmer Lake Town Hall Debate: Jay Fisher

September 20, 2014

Palmer Lake Town Hall Debate: “Shall the Town of Palmer Lake Municipal Code be amended as to permit for the taxation, regulation and licensing of retail marijuana?” This is OPEN to the public.
Speaker:
Address:
42 Valley Crescent Road, Palmer Lake, CO, United States, 80133

SSDP of Tufts University: Jack Cole

October 9, 2014

Mr. Cole will be giving a presentation about LEAP’s mission and the failure of the War On Drugs followed by a Q and A session.
Speaker:
Location: Tufts University
Address:
Tufts University, Medford, MA, United States

Vikings Meeting: Jim Gray

October 14, 2014

Speaker:
Location: TBD
Address:
TBD, Newport Beach, CA, United States

The Rotary Club of Chicago: Neill Franklin

October 14, 2014

Speaker:
Location: Union League Club
Address:
Union League Club, 65 West Jackson, Chicago, IL, United States

Archer Road Kiwanis Club: Peter Christ

October 14, 2014

This meeting is OPEN to the public.
Speaker:
Location: Home Run Inn Pizza
Address:
Home Run Inn Pizza, 6221 South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States

Park Ridge Kiwanis Club: James Gierach

October 21, 2014

Speaker:
Location: Summit Retirement Home
Address:
Summit Retirement Home, 20 North Summit, Park Ridge, IL, United States

10th National HRC Conference: Neill Franklin

October 23, 2014

Speaker:
Location: Waterfront Hotel
Address:
Waterfront Hotel, 202 Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, United States, 21202

Rome (NY) Rotary Club: Peter Christ

November 11, 2014

This event is NOT open to the public.
Speaker:
Location: Franklin Hotel
Address:
Franklin Hotel, 301 S James St., Rome, NY, United States, 13440

Indo/Expo Trade Show – LEAP Panel: Jay Fisher, John Baker, and TBD

November 16, 2014

Indo/Expo Trade Show – http://indoexpoco.com/ Still in the works but most likely a panel of just LEAP speakers discussing their careers and why they joined LEAP.
Speaker:
Location: The Denver Mart Expo Building
Address:
The Denver Mart Expo Building, 451 E. 58th Ave, Denver, CO, United States, 80216

American Correctional Officer: National Medal of Honor Awards and Training Conference: Rick Van Wickler

November 21, 2014

Rick will speak on Saturday (22nd) from 10:00am CDT – 11:00am CDT Rick Van Winkler will give a solo presentation, “Safety Behind the Walls”, in which he will discuss LEAP’s mission, why drugs should be legalized, and how it will help protect correctional officers.
Speaker:
Location: Nashville Airport Marriott
Address:
Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Dr, Nashville, TN, United States, 37214

Colleyville Lions Club: Terry Nelson

February 20, 2015

Speaker:
Location: Colleyville Center
Address:
Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Drive, Colleyville, TX, United States