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DPA Discussion Series- Let’s Talk About Marijuana: Neill Franklin

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May 22, 2012 5:30 pm
End Date:
May 22, 2012 7:00 pm
Cleo Parker Robinson Studio
Cleo Parker Robinson Studio, 119 Park Avenue West, Denver, CO, United States, 80205

A Discussion Series, Volume One
Join us for a thought-provoking conversation about the growing momentum to end marijuana prohibition in Colorado and how this will positively impact our communities.
Some of the questions that will be addressed include:

 How has marijuana prohibition detrimentally impacted communities of color?
 What are the costs of marijuana prohibition?
 How would taxation and legal regulation of marijuana save money and free up our limited criminal justice resources?
 What are the medical applications of marijuana?
 How would ending marijuana prohibition benefit
public health?

Neill Franklin, Executive Director, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition
 Art Way, Colorado Manager, Drug Policy Alliance
 Brian Vicente, Director, Sensible Colorado
 Dr. Alexandre Padilla, Professor, Metro State
 Hans Meyer, Attorney and Immigrant Rights Activist