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Frank talk

I was pleased to see Harvey Silverglate's story about the collaboration between myself and Ron Paul in the effort to remove all federal criminal restrictions on personal marijuana use.
Letters to the Boston editors, August 12, 2011
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  August 12, 2011
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Up in Smoke in New Hampshire

President Barack Obama has championed a platform that pledges commitment to a green economy. But this probably isn't what he had in mind.
Live Fried or Die Dept.
By VALERIE VANDE PANNE  |  January 08, 2010
Photos: MassCann Freedom Rally 2009

Photos: MassCann Freedom Rally 2009


Report on this past weekend's Freedom Rally coming soon from Faraone. In the meantime, enjoy these images. All photos © Sarah Viera. More after the...
By Ryan Stewart  |  September 22, 2009
Mass District Attorneys Still Fighting Question 2

Mass District Attorneys Still Fighting Question 2


For a group that struts around condemning pot smokers, the Massachusetts District Attorneys Ass...
By Chris Faraone  |  December 02, 2008
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Obama for president

The past eight years have been disastrous for America.
Vote for ‘that one.’ Also, approve pot reform.
By EDITORIAL  |  October 29, 2008

The Globe Is Wrong On Question 2!!!


If it seems like I was just yesterday commending The Boston Globe for its coverage of ballot Question 2 concerning marijuana decriminalization; it’s because I...
By Chris Faraone  |  October 21, 2008


The Boston Globe On Question 2

The Boston Globe On Question 2


Middlesex County DA Gerry Leone told The Globe that he only "tried pot once," but it looks like he at least remembers how to inhale Regular...
By Chris Faraone  |  October 20, 2008
"Blunt Object" Follow-Up: Attorney General Coakley Responds To Question 2 Marijuana Reformers

"Blunt Object" Follow-Up: Attorney General Coakley Responds To Question 2 Marijuana Reformers


In my recent Phoenix article, “Blunt Object,” regarding Commonwealth marijuana reform, I guessed that Attorney General Martha Coakley would decline to scold the Massachusetts District...
By Chris Faraone  |  September 30, 2008