L.A. City Councilman Bill Rosendahl, a cancer patient, says 'life is now worth living' thanks to his weed regimen. But his story also illustrates the pitfalls of a patchwork DIY system. By Gale Holland | Published in the Los Angeles Times L.A. City Councilman Bill Rosendahl is shown at the Herbalcure pot ...
March 16, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
After nearly 17 years, will the CA Supreme Court rule "public nuisance" zoning laws may be used to circumvent safe access for medical cannabis in California? By Lauren Payne | February 16, 2013 This month, the California Supreme Court heard oral arguments in City of Riverside v. Inland Empire Patients Health & ...
February 16, 2013Rich
By Americans for Safe Access | February 7, 2013 In a highly-publicized and widely-watched medical marijuana case, the California Supreme Court heard oral arguments on whether municipalities should be able to ban local medical marijuana distribution, an activity deemed legal under state law. For all of the controversy and strenuous arguments made ...
February 7, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
https://youtu.be/EEkMw77yquk Michael Aldrich recently spoke on a panel at the California NORML Conference, where he shared some stories he's been collecting for the greater part of 40 plus years. Michael Aldrich is author of the first Ph.D. dissertation on cannabis in the U.S., "Marijuana Myths & Folklore," SUNY-Buffalo, 1970. He founded the first ...
February 6, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President: I am writing to you as a wife and mother of two young daughters, whose 34-year old husband, Matthew Davies, faces 10 years or more in federal prison for providing medical marijuana to sick people in California, even though he ...
January 22, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
Another State Appellate Court Holds That the Police Must Return Medical Marijuana That Was Seized from a Qualified Patient By Joe Elford | Published in Americans For Safe Access Although the case of Arizona v. Okun arises out of Arizona, the patient whose marijuana was seized is from California. While driving across the California-Arizona ...
January 20, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith Refuses Closure of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Cases, Sends Misleading Letter to Litigants, Mayor and City Council By Terrie Best | Published in ASA SD City Attorney Jan Goldsmith dashed off a letter to litigants in medical marijuana dispensary cases indicating he is not answerable to his ...
January 18, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
By Robert Allen | Published in the Coloradoan A man jurors acquitted of multiple marijuana felonies has sued the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office after his 42 plants were destroyed, according to a lawsuit recently filed in 8th Judicial District Court. Denver lawyer Rob Corry said his client expects to receive $5,000 per ...
December 18, 2012Sam Sabzehzar
https://youtu.be/LZUBnR333gk By Peter's Page | December 17, 2012 Paul Stanford, President of Presto Quality Care, formerly THCF Medical Clinic, and founder of Hempstalk in Oregon remembers author and activist Peter McWilliams.
December 17, 2012Sam Sabzehzar