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Jeff Mizanskey Is Serving Life in Prison for Marijuana

reason.com — As I prepared to leave home for my interview with Jeff Mizanskey I looked up the address of the prison where he is held. In disbelief, I typed the characters into the GPS on my phone. 8200 No More Victims Road. Jeff Mizanskey is serving a life sentence without parole for marijuana.
Sep 01, 2014

RT @iowahawkblog: Yay drug war! Otherwise clean record MO man gets 3rd pot bust since 1984, now in prison for life without parole reason.com/archives/2014/…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @iowahawkblog: Yay drug war! Otherwise clean record MO man gets 3rd pot bust since 1984, now in prison for life without parole reason.com/archives/2014/…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @iowahawkblog: Yay drug war! Otherwise clean record MO man gets 3rd pot bust since 1984, now in prison for life without parole reason.com/archives/2014/…

Sep 01, 2014

.@MalinAaron wrote for @reason about visiting Jeff Mizanskey, Missouri's only prisoner serving life for pot: reason.com/archives/2014/…

Update: Officials Still Silent About Mandatory Psych Eval for Teacher

reason.com — I reported earlier that Dorchester County, Maryland, police brought a public school teacher in for a mandatory psychological evaluation. This was seemingly prompted by officials' discovery of his fiction novels, published under a pseudonym, which depict a mass shooting at a school. The book in question is obviously science fiction and is set in the year 2902.