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What does NORML stand for?

NORML stands for National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws


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The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) first challenged marijuana's legal status in 1972, eventually winning the support of the Drug Enforcement Administration's chief administrative law judge, Francis Young, who in 1991 declared it "abundantly clear" that the plant has "a currently accepted medical use.
Dan Linn, executive director of the Illinois chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, said the disparity has little to do with who is using or dealing marijuana and more to do with how low-income communities of color are policed.
The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, for example, says, "Statistically, for every 104 Americans who have tried marijuana, there is only one regular user of cocaine, and less than one user of heroin.
The leading legalization advocacy group behind Ammiano's bill, Washington-based National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), says recession is prompting otherwise skeptical state houses to revisit the ban on marijuana.
Drug Legalization examines three main topics--whether prohibition is an effective strategy in the war on drugs, whether US drug policies should be liberalized, and whether marijuana laws should be relaxed--with contributors ranging from government officials such as the director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to journalists to the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.