Past Events

September 25, 2014

Time to Legalize?: Ask the Experts

Four distinguished panelists will be answering questions and discussing issues related to legalization of marijuana and Measure 91.
February 21, 2013

The Science of Medical Cannabis

Two medical marijuana states, Colorado and Washington voted this November to legalize marijuana for adults 21 and over. Does this spell the end of medical marijuana? Will medical marijuana programs remain intact and protected in states that choose to legalize? Come join SSDP in learning about the science of medical marijuana from one of Oregon’s top experts on the subject, Wayne Haythorne! SSDP will also be providing pizza!

According to a recent poll, 88% of Americans believe the medical use of marijuana recommended to a patient by a doctor pursuant to state law should be free from criminal and civil penalties. Yet the ‘federal crackdown’ on medical marijuana continues.

Come learn why the voters of 18 states and Washington, D.C. have voiced their disagreement with the federal government on the issue of marijuana’s medicinal, therapeutic value. Learn the science behind this controversial federalism conflict.

November 16, 2012

Code of the West Film Screening

Set against the sweeping vistas of the Rockies, the steamy lamplight of marijuana grow houses, and the bustling halls of the State Capitol, CODE OF THE WEST follows the political process of marijuana policy reform.

Following the film there will be a Q&A. 

Friday November 16th, 9:00pm, at the Clinton Street Theatre

Tickets: $5.00