Marijuana Justice Act – Drug Decriminalization Panel Hosted by From Prison Cells to PhD (DC) September 14 2018

Marijuana Justice Act - Drug Decriminalization Panel Hosted by From Prison Cells to PhD (DC) September 14 2018

Marijuana Justice Act – Drug Decriminalization Panel Hosted by From Prison Cells to PhD (DC) September 14 2018

Congresswoman Barbara Lee is hosting a panel along with Sen. Booker during the 2018 CBCF Annual Legislative Conference. As the sponsors of the Marijuana Justice Act, the panel will focus on decriminalization laws and ensuring equity and justice in the cannabis industry.

The panel will feature (along with remarks from Rep. Lee):
Moderator: Chris Alexander, Drug Policy Alliance (DPA)
Drug Policy Advocate: Queen Adesuyi, DPA
Criminal Justice Advocate: Jasmine Tyler, Advocacy Director for US Programs, Human Rights Watch
Immigration/Latinx advocate: Martiza Perez, Center for American Progress
Industry/Regulation: Chanda Macias, WomenGrow
Impacted Person/Faith Leader: Dr. Stanley Andrisse, ED, From Prison Cells to PhD
CA13 Representative: Lanese Martin, Co-Founder and Co-ED, The Hood Incubator
CA13 Industry Representative: Claudia Mercado, Founder, Calibueno

Members:
Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Senator Cory Booker
– Other members may stop by to make remarks as well

RSVP https://www.facebook.com/events/256354921673324/

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