| Posted on Fri, May, 6th 2016 by THCFinder
“Why We’re Finally Winning After All These Years,” will be the powerful address given by Keith Stroup, Founder of NORML at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), June 15-17, at the Javits Center in New York. Mr. Stroup joins Leonard Marshall, Super Bowl Champion and concussion prevention advocate, as a headlining Keynote Speaker.
Mr. Stroup’s address will take place on Thursday, June 16th at 1:50 pm. CWCBExpo is the leading business event for the for the legalized cannabis marketplace. Mr. Stroup is a Washington, DC-based public-interest attorney who founded NORML in 1970, served as its Executive Director for 20 years and currently serves as NORML’s legal counsel and a member of the board of directors. Fortune magazinerecently named Mr. Stroup one of the most powerful people in America’s marijuana industry.
“With more and more states legalizing the responsible use of marijuana, including two East Coast states expected to adopt full legalization this November, I am excited to speak to the CWCBExpo NY audience about the history of our anti-prohibition efforts and the current groundswell of support for ending prohibition and removing the stigma of marijuana as a Schedule I drug,” said Keith Stroup.
NORML is a public interest lobby based in Washington, DC, with more than 130 state and local affiliates, as well as affiliates in more than a dozen foreign countries. NORML supports the elimination of all penalties for the responsible use of marijuana by adults, and the establishment of a legally regulated market where consumers can buy their marijuana in a safe and secure setting.