Despite last-minute threats from Republican leaders in Congress, the District of Columbia moved forward Thursday with legalizing possession of marijuana.
It has been making practically no headlines outside Peru, and hardly any within, but a force of US Marines has apparently been mobilized to the Andean country—specifically to the conflicted coca-growing jungle region known as the VRAE, or Valley of the Apu...
Senator Cory Booker spoke out this week about the American drug war, calling out the crippling effects it has had on the financial resources of most police agencies.
New evidence has emerged that Mexico's warring cartels are becoming a real military force. And it seems like Brazil might be following in Mexico's footsteps.
After years of discussion, Jamaica's Parliament on Tuesday night gave final approval to an act decriminalizing small amounts of pot and establishing a licensing agency to regulate a lawful medical marijuana industry.