"The Marijuana Policy Project works to minimize the harm associated with marijuana -- both the consumption of marijuana, and the laws that are intended to prohibit such use. MPP believes that the greatest harm associated with marijuana is prison. To this end, MPP focuses on removing criminal penalties for marijuana use, with a particular emphasis on making marijuana medically available to seriously ill people who have the approval of their doctors." The website features new articles on the latest efforts with legislation to get medical marijuana legalized. It also features informative facts on the health benefits of marijuana as well as the number of individuals who have been incarcerated in marijuan-related charges.