Paul Armentano

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Paul Armentano is the deputy director of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML)[1] and the NORML Foundation in Washington, D.C.

Armentano has written on the subject of marijuana and marijuana policy. His work has appeared in over 200 publications,[2] including more than a dozen textbooks and anthologies, and he is a frequent contributor to AlterNet, High Times, The Huffington Post, and the Washington, D.C. newspaper The Hill. Armentano is a 2008 recipient of the 'Project Censored Real News Award for Outstanding Investigative Journalism' and was selected as one of America's 'Top 20 Young Visionaries' by Who Cares Magazine, a national quarterly journal devoted to community service and social activism. He has co-written a book about cannabis and social policies, Marijuana is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink?,[1] which was published in 2009 through Chelsea Green Publishing.


  1. ^ a b Armentano, Paul (2009-03-17). "Medical Marijuana Has Come of Age". Reason. Reason Foundation. Retrieved 2009-04-21.
  2. ^ "Campus Tour". National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Retrieved 2009-04-21.

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