Episode 3: Keith Stroup
Dope History sat down to record Keiths’ journey from an undergraduate in political science to cannabis consumer, the halls of congress and even the Playboy mansion. Keith has often been the face of Cannabis reform in mainstream media, including spots on television shows such as The O’Reilly Factor, Crossfire, Buchannan and Press, as well as Hannity and Colmes to name but a few.
Keith Stroup currently serves as Legal Counsel with NORML, an organization that he founded in 1970. NORML is a familiar name to cannabis activists. Keiths’ work and activism has brought him many places, from the court room to the halls of Capitol Hill. He was the executive director of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers for several years and has received numerous awards involving drug policy reform.