Paul Armentano is the deputy director of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) 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, 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?, which was published in 2009 through Chelsea Green Publishing.
- Armentano, Paul (2009-03-17). "Medical Marijuana Has Come of Age". Reason. Reason Foundation. Retrieved 2009-04-21.
- "Campus Tour". National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Retrieved 2009-04-21.