Will Congress Finally Kill the Government’s Immoral Use of Civil Asset Forfeiture

Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu and GOP Rep. Justin Amash just teamed up Wednesday to introduce a bill into the House with the goal of eliminating the Drug Enforcement Administration’s controversial marijuana enforcement program. The DEA uses the Domestic Cannabis Eradication/Suppression Program to fund law enforcement agencies across the country, with the caveat that the money is earmarked for destroying cannabis cultivation sites. What Lieu and Amash’s bill does is block any federal funds from Read more […]

California’s Ban on Gay-to-Straight Therapy Being Challenged

The California legislature recently passed SB 1172 which bans any therapy or counseling designed to try to convert a gay minor to embracing a straight lifestyle.  This past Saturday, Governor Jerry Brown, a VERY liberal Democrat gladly signed the bill on Reparative Therapy into law, allowing it to go into effect on January 1st, 2013. Not only does the new law forbid any gay-to-straight therapy of minors, but adults will be required to give written consent before receiving any similar gay-to-straight Read more […]