[Alexandria , VA, May 3, 2017] – Last week, more than 300 national drug policy leaders, elected officials, and public health experts convened in Atlanta to coordinate the opposition to marijuana legalization in the U.S. and advance evidence-based marijuana laws. Held in conjunction with the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit
, the 4th Annual Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) Summit
featured keynote speakers including Former Clinton Drug Czar Barry McCaffrey
and Arizona Governor Doug Ducey
. The day-long program highlighted concerns about the special interest marijuana lobby and empowered concerned citizens with grassroots advocacy strategies to protect public health and safety in their local communities.
See pictures below.