About the Author

Dr. Christopher Fichtner


Christopher Glenn Fichtner, M.D., is a psychiatrist based in Riverside, California. Read more about Dr. Fichtner here.




Eric Sterling, J.D.Eric E. Sterling, J.D., author of the foreword, has been president of the Criminal Justice Policy Foundation since 1989.  From 1979 to 1989 he was a “captain in the war on drugs” as a counsel to the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee.  Among his publications, “A Businessperson’s Guide to the Drug Problem” appeared in The New Prohibition, edited by Sheriff Bill Masters (Accurate Press, 2004).