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Jon Gettman

American activist


Why is this person notable and influential?

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Jon B. Gettman is a marijuana rights activist, a leader of the Coalition for Rescheduling Cannabis, and a former head of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. He has a PhD in public policy and regional economic development from George Mason University and is a longtime contributor to High Times magazine. Gettman filed a petition in 1995 to remove cannabis from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act that was eventually denied. A second petition was filed in 2002, with the Coalition for Rescheduling Cannabis, that remains under review by the Department of Health and Human Services. Gettman frequently publishes on the marijuana industry and teaches public administration at Shepherd University in West Virginia.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

George Mason University

Public liberal arts and research university in Fairfax, Virginia

Shepherd University

Public university in Shepherdstown, West Virginia

The Catholic University of America

Private Catholic University in Washington, D.C.

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#489914 World Rank
Political Science
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