The virtual version of the 36th annual fest allows for more cinematic exploration.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in a hurry to slow arrests for marijuana possession.
After months of demanding fixes to Chicago’s marijuana policies, Alderman Danny Solis deems them “very effective.”
Alderman promises hearings on why Chicago police keep making hundreds of pot arrests a week.
The Chicago City Council passed a measure to soften penalties for low-level pot possession by a 43 to 3 vote
Rahm Emanuel’s decriminalization proposal moves forward
Drug policy expert Kathie Kane-Willis discusses Chicago’s proposal to decriminalize low-level marijuana possession
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is preparing to announce his support for a plan to soften penalties for marijuana possession
The mayor remains silent as Chicago police tie up 175 officer hours a day arresting people for marijuana possession
The local film collector talks about preparing Andrzej Zulawski’s Possession for its first official U.S. release
Illinois keeps incarcerating more nonviolent offenders—and it’s costing you money
Anita Alvarez calls marijuana a “gateway drug”
City officials have tabled a proposal to reform marijuana laws
Toni Preckwinkle’s plan to shrink the jail population
On pro-pot-decriminalization priest Father Michael Pfleger