Category Archives: Archived Articles

We Must Have Truth in Trials

Ed Rosenthal was re-sentenced today to one-day time already served for his re-conviction during his re-trial by the federal government for cultivating medical cannabis in Oakland in 2002. The feds thought Rosenthal should serve 5-15 years. Ed argues he’s not … Continue reading

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Speaker Pelosi, Please Open the Hearings

As medical cannabis advocates the single most important action we can take right now is to write a letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging her to open congressional hearings on medical cannabis immediately. An equally important action to take is … Continue reading

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Keeping on Top of It All

There has been a lot of activity in Los Angeles the last three months. The raids of January, the follow-up raids and more raids and arrests have put the LA medical cannabis community on high alert. Some patients fear the … Continue reading

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It Is Your Turn To Speak At The Podium

Below is a newsletter report by Senior Lead Officer Martin of Van Nuys Community Police Station and is worthy of every medical cannabis advocate’s time. Officer Martin’s report presents an opportunity for every advocate in Los Angeles to educate our … Continue reading

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Sorry you won’t let me register for your taxpayer funded dea anti-mmj conference on (gimme a break) halloween in San Diego, but can I have a doughnut?

The DEA is having an anti-cannabis conference on Halloween in San Diego where they effectively shut down all medical cannabis dispensaries within the county including delivery services. Two patients have died since the closures – starvation and dehydration. The marijuana … Continue reading

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