Students For Sensible Drug Policy To Hold 2006 National Conference This Weekend

Washington, DC: Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) will be holding its 2006 national conference this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC.

NORML Executive Director Allen St. Pierre and NORML Senior Policy Analyst Paul Armentano will be speaking at the conference, along with MSNBC analyst Bill Press, Clarence Page of the Chicago Tribune, SAFER (Safer Alternative For Enjoyable Recreation) Executive Director Steve Fox, MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies) President and NORML board member Rick Doblin, Drug Policy Alliance Director Ethan Nadelmann, and many others. The three-day conference will include a Congressional lobby day on Friday.

About 350 students are expected to attend the conference.

For registration information or a complete schedule of speakers and events, please visit: http://www.ssdp.org.