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Events Calendar: Drug Policy Reform & Social Justice

April 14, 2010, Seattle, WA. WA State 3-Strikes Reform Benefit, Featuring Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 6:30 PM at the Rainier Valley Cultural Center, 3515 South Alaska Street, Seattle, WA. Tickets are $6 - available at or at the door.

April 15 - 18, 2010, San Jose, CA. Psychedelic Science in the 21st Century Conference, at the Holiday Inn, 1740 North First Street, San Jose, CA. Open to physicians, healthcare professionals, and the general public, this is an international conference offering continuing medical education (CME) credits. For more info & registration, visit

April 17, 2010, New Paltz, NY. 11th Annual Rock Against Racism, 12:00 - 9:00 PM at SUNY New Paltz Old Main Quad, Plattekill Avenue, New Paltz, NY. Hosted by New Paltz NORML / SSDP. For more info, contact George Selby, President New Paltz NORML / SSDP, at 862-266-2911 or

April 17 - 18, 2010, Daly City, CA. International Cannabis & Hemp Expo, at The Cow Palace, 2600 Geneva Avenue, Daly City, CA. For more info, contact 408-314-6927 or, or see

April 23, 2010, Glasgow, UK. Can a President Make a Difference to U.S. Drug Policy?, 3:00 PM at SECC Glasgow, U.K. Featuring Ethan Nadelmann of Drug Policy Alliance. The conference, "Working with Drug & Alcohol Users in Primary Care: Integrating Practice and Policy: Everyone's Business," is hosted by the Royal College of General Practitioners / Substance Misuse Management in General Practice network. For more info, contact or see

April 24, 2010, Colville, WA. November Coalition 6th Annual Spring BBQ Benefit. Doors open 4:00 PM at the November Coalition Building, 282 West Astor, Colville, WA. Dinner 6:00 PM, music 9:00 - midnight. Featuring dinner, silent auction, guest speakers, music and dancing with The Planetary Refugees. For more info, contact 509-684-1550 or

April 24, 2010, Portland, ME. Medical Marijuana in Maine and Beyond Conference, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at the University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME. For more info and to register for the conference, see

April 25 - 29, 2010, Liverpool, England, UK. International Harm Reduction Association Conference. For more info, see

April 28, 2010, Washington, DC. Policing for Profit: The Abuse of Civil Asset Forfeiture, 12:00 - 2:00 pm at The Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, DC. For more info & to register, see, fax (202) 371-0841, or call (202) 789-5229 by noon, Tuesday, April 27. News media inquiries only (no registrations) please call (202) 789-5200. You may also watch live online at

April 29, 2010, New York City. Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting Part II, 12:00 - 5:00 PM at NYU School of Law, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY. For more info, contact Aileen Dibra, NAPW Conference Coordinator at, or see

May 6, 2010, New York City. Drop The Rock Coalition Meeting, 6:00 PM at the Correctional Association, 2090 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. Suite 200 at 125th Street in Harlem. For more info, contact Caitlin Dunklee, Drop the Rock Coordinator, at 212 - 254 - 5700 x.339 or, or see

May 13 - 15, 2010, Sturgis, SD. Hemp Hoe Down 10, at the Elkview Campground, north at I-90, Exit 37, east of Sturgis. For more info, see

May 15, 2010, New York City. Drop The Rock Empowerment Day 2010, 10:00 am-3:00 pm across the state of New York. For more info, contact Caitlin Dunklee, Drop the Rock Coordinator, at 212 - 254 - 5700 x.339 or, or see

May 17, 2010, New York City. re:FORM Art Auction, 6:00 - 9:00 PM at Sikkema Jenkins & Co, 530 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011. An art auction to benefit the Drug Policy Alliance. For more info, see

June 22 - 26, 2010, Detroit, MI. US Social Forum II: Another World Is Possible! Another US is Necessary! At Cobo Hall and Hart Plaza in downtown Detroit., MI. The USSF will convene social movements from across the United States and globally. For more info, contact:, or 877-515-8773, or visit

July 8, 2010, Los Angeles, CA. New Directions California: A Public Health and Safety Approach To Drug Policy, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM at 1000 N. Alameda St., Los Angeles, CA. For more info, visit

July 16 - 18, 2010, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Treating Yourself Medical Marijuana & Hemp Expo, at Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON. For more info, see

November 18-21, 2010, Austin, TX. 8th National Harm Reduction Conference: Harm Reduction Beyond Borders, at the Renaissance Hotel, 9721 Arboretum Boulevard, Austin, TX. For more info, see

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