This organization shall promote a better understanding of: I. The current status of laws concerning cannabis (marijuana) in the state of Iowa, and in the United States at large; II. The medical, legal, environmental, economic and civil libertarian arguments for more reasonable treatment of cannabis in the laws of the state of Iowa and the United States and; III. The policy options for cannabis regulation as delineated in the NORML Official Policy Statement.

Please sign our Iowa marijuana legalization letter to all Iowa legislators at the following link:


First Meeting Details

Please save these logistics for our first meeting in your calendar (and bring companions):


WHAT:  NORML ISU Inaugural (1st) Meeting 2021

WHEN:  8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22 (9/22/21) [doors open 7:45 p.m.]

WHERE:  Carver Hall Room 0101 (ISU Campus), 411 Morrill Rd, Ames, IA 50011

FEATURING:  Iowa’s first and only legal marijuana cultivator and dispensary—MedPharm IA—will headline with an exclusive presentation.  We will also summarize NORML ISU club history, IA cannabis laws, future meetings, and our letter campaign.  We’ll end with a short, festive live music performance from a local hippie artist (of course!)

GIVEAWAYS:  Incense, “Legalize It / AMESterdam” wristbands, and stickers will be given to all attendees until we run out.  We’ll also discuss earning a historic “NORML ISU” t-shirt ft. Cy and a pot leaf.