Peachtree NORML is proud to announce that Georgia is moving forward with marijuana law reform. The General Assembly has 7 bills to consider in the 2016 session. There is much work to do and we are still working to educate our legislators. We are at the tipping point now.
Contact your legislators today. Click here to make it easy.
The media coverage is abundant. The Press Conference today for SB 254 introduced by Senator Harold Jones II. Included Representative Dee Dawkins-Haigler, Senator Vincent Fort, Peachtree NORML, Ga CARE, Spartacus Legal, LEAP, NAACP and others.
See the media below:
Full Video of January 20, 2016 Press Conference on Senate Bill 254
Fox 5 Atlanta- Georgia Bill Would Make Marijuana Possession a Misdemeanor
WSB Radio: Bill would eliminate Felony charge for marijuana possession
WRDW TV Augusta- Georgia Senator introduces bill to eliminate felony marijuana laws
WMAZ Channel 13- Savage Truth: Georgia lawmakers face seven marijuana bills
The Augusta Chronicle- Augusta lawmaker wants to end felony marijuana possession charge
Atlanta Journal and Constitution- Bill would end felony charge for marijuana possession
All On Georgia- Georgia Senator files bill to make “all” pot a misdemeanor
Savannah Now- Georgia Senator: Pot laws snare too many blacks
Senate Press Office- Press Release