Students for Sensible Drug Policy Annual Conference

Students for Sensible Drug Policy Annual Conference

Fellow and Director of IPS Drug Policy Project, Sanho Tree will be one of many speakers addressing the hottest topics in policy, harm reduction, leadership, organizing, and advocacy at SSDP2017.

The Global Consensus on Drugs is “Shattered”

The Global Consensus on Drugs is “Shattered”

Drug policy expert Sanho Tree tells CCTV that two different worlds are developing. While the Americas are moving towards legalization, other countries are clamping down harder on drug laws.

Pot is Passed in DC: What Now?

Pot is Passed in DC: What Now?

As DC residents voted overwhelmingly for marijuana legalization, this panel, moderated by Sanho Tree of IPS’ Drug Policy Project, will discuss next steps for D.C.’s marijuana legalization initiative.

Uruguay’s Legalization of Marijuana

CCTV interviews Sanho Tree, drug policy expert, on Uruguay’s “historic and counterintuitive” decision to be the first country in the world to legalize the production and sale of marijuana.

Film: The Exile Nation Project

Film: The Exile Nation Project

The Land of the Free punishes or imprisons more of its citizens than any other country. This collection of testimonials from criminal offenders, family members, and experts on America’s criminal justice system puts a human face on the millions of Americans subjugated by the US Government’s 40 year, one trillion dollar social catastrophe: The War on Drugs; a failed policy underscored by fear, politics, racial prejudice and intolerance in a public atmosphere of “out of sight, out of mind.”

Ninth Annual State Criminal Justice Network Conference

Ninth Annual State Criminal Justice Network Conference

NACDL’s Ninth Annual State Criminal Justice Network Conference is entitled “Inform, Influence, Impact: Effective Criminal Justice Reform.”  The goal of this conference is to help people learn how to influence lawmakers and communities on criminal justice issues.

A Conversation About Drug Policy with Judge James P. Gray

A Conversation About Drug Policy with Judge James P. Gray

Opposition to the war on drugs spans the political spectrum and often produces strange bedfellows. Join IPS Drug Policy Project Director Sanho Tree as he interviews Judge James P. Gray (Retired Orange County Superior Court Judge).