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Marijuana legalization opponent Kevin Sabet brings his message to Oregon

Published: January 17th, 2014

Kevin Sabet is scheduled to appear at 2 p.m. Friday before the Oregon Senate and House interim judiciary committees. Senate Judiciary Chairman Sen. Floyd Prozanski, D-Eugene, wants the Oregon Legislature to […]

Recreational Marijuana Sales

Published: January 14th, 2014

Dan Riffle and Kevin Sabet talked about the significance of the decision by Colorado to allow recreational marijuana sales as of January 1, 2014, and how that decision could play […]

Drug expert urges ban on recreational pot

Published: January 9th, 2014

Kevin Sabet, PhD, drug policy director at the University of Florida’s College of Medicine and a former adviser to the Obama administration encouraged officials to use bans, zoning and moratoriums […]

A marijuana disconnect

Published: January 8th, 2014

Former White House drug policy adviser Kevin Sabet presents “Six Things Washingtonians Should Know about Marijuana in 2014” during a town hall meeting at the Hal Holmes Center on Tuesday.

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Legal marijuana business could turn into America’s next corporate giant

Published: January 6th, 2014

Dr. Kevin Sabet said, many Americans, are unaware that cannabis can cause long-term health damage, especially to the young, and that the American Medical Association opposes legalization. “It’s Big Tobacco […]

Former White House drug adviser speaks Jan. 7 in Ellensburg

Published: December 19th, 2013

Kevin Sabet, PhD, a former drug policy adviser and research appointee under the Obama, Bush and Clinton administrations, will discuss what he says Washingtonians should know about the state’s plan […]

Marijuana Bill Rejected by Maine Legislative Council

Published: November 22nd, 2013

After a close vote, Senate President Justin Alfond, from Portland, votes down proposal to allow legalization bill to go further. Project SAM commends Legislators & Senate President

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Marijuana Opinion Polling: Be Cautious Amidst the Hype

Published: October 28th, 2013

The special interest marijuana lobby — who, like the tobacco industry, intend to make millions off marijuana products by advertising and promoting their substance of choice — can’t stop talking […]

Speaker cites dangers of youth and marijuana use

Speaker cites dangers of youth and marijuana use

Published: October 14th, 2013

Kevin Sabet, PhD, co-founder with former U.S. Rep. Patrick J. Kennedy of Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), is a policy consultant to numerous domestic and international organizations. He said the […]

Legalized pot would mean more addiction

Published: October 2nd, 2013

“The war on drugs has failed” is a mantra often heard in policy and media circles these days. But not only is the phrase outdated (the 1980s called — they […]