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"How Drug Prohibition Fuels American Carnage," by Conor Friedersdorf, The Atlantic, June 21, 2017.

"Opinion: Here are all the ways Jeff Sessions is wrong about drug sentencing," by Radley Balko, 'The Watch' Blog, June 20, 2017.

"America's War on Drugs," History Channel, June 20, 2017.

"Pew Analysis Finds No Relationship Between Drug Imprisonment and Drug Problems," Public Safety Performance Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts, June 19, 2017.

"The Controversy Over Charging Drug Dealers With Murder After Overdoses," Weekend Edition Saturday, NPR, June 17, 2017.

"Opinion: Addicts Need Help. Jails Could Have the Answer.," by Sam Quinones, New York Times, June 16, 2017.

"As Opioid Panel Meets, Some Say Action, Not Study, Is Needed," by Abby Goodnough, New York Times, June 16, 2017.

" Congress is considering a bill that would expand Jeff Sessions’s power to escalate the war on drugs," by Christopher Ingraham, Washington Post, June 16, 2017.

"Opinion: A New Kind of Jail for the Opioid Age," by Sam Quinones, The New York Times, June 16, 2017.

"LISTEN: Chief Philadelphia Public Defender Slams Racial Disparities in Marijuana Arrests Read," by Christopher Norris, Philadelphia Magazine, June 15, 2017.

"'Hit and Run' Blog: This Bill Would Protect Medical Marijuana Suppliers From Jeff Sessions' Whims," by Jacob Sullum, Reason, June 15, 2017.

"Jeff Sessions personally asked Congress to let him prosecute medical marijuana providers," by Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post, June 13, 2017.

"Heroin Use? Juvenile Record? For Recruits, Police Forgive Past Sins," by Timothy Williams, The New York Times, June 12, 2017.

"Drug crisis is pushing up death rates for almost all groups of Americans," by Joel Achenbach and Dan Keating, The Washington Post, June 9, 2017.

"Congress’s new approach to the opioid epidemic: the old war on drugs," by German Lopez, Vox, June 8, 2017.

"Anti-Pot States Can't Touch Colorado's Marijuana Law, Court Says," by Cheryl Miller and Marcia Coyle, The National Law Journal, June 7, 2017.

"Lawmakers Consider Tough New Penalties For Opioid Crimes, Bucking Trend," by Carrie Johnson, All Things Considered, June 6, 2017.

"The Addicts Next Door ," by Margaret Talbot, June 5, 2017.

"Wonkblog: Everyone agrees 'driving while high' is bad. But what does that even mean?," by Keith Humphreys, The Washington Post, May 31, 2017.

"Vermont’s D.I.Y. Approach on Marijuana," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, May 24, 2017.

"Will stepping up drug-dealer arrests help alleviate the opioid crisis?," by Caroline Lewis, Crain's New York, May 22, 2017.

"American Legion to Trump: Allow marijuana research for vets," by Bryan Bender, Politico, May 20, 2017.

"New Laws Force Drug Users Into Rehab Against Their Will," by Christopher Moraff, The Daily Beast, May 19, 2017.

"Panel Faults Court in Dismissal of Drug Conviction," by Jason Grant, New York Law Journal, May 18, 2017.

"Fentanyl Is So Deadly That It's Changing How First Responders Do Their Jobs," by Sarah Zhang, The Atlantic, May 15, 2017.

"Jeff Sessions’s war on drugs has medical marijuana advocates worried," by John Wagner and Matt Zapotosky, The Washington Post, May 15, 2017.

"Communities Key To Fighting Opioid Crisis, HHS Secretary Says," by Rachel Martin, NPR, May 12, 2017.

"Harsher Sentences Could Result From Guidance Weighed by US," by Sadie Gurman and Eric Tucker, Associated Press, May 9, 2017.

"Meet Jeff Sessions' Right-Hand Drug Warrior," by Tana Ganeva, Rolling Stone, May 8, 2017.

"Opinion: Mexican Drug Smugglers to Trump: Thanks!," by Ioan Grillo, The New York Times, May 5, 2017.

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