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16 Aug

The Marijuana Game Board

By Rosalie Cushman  |  Published in Ah-Ha Rancho Santa Fe News “Peter said some FBI agent was paid off by the Cartel…” I couldn’t hear the rest of this woman’s phone conversation because she turned her head, walking away from the Encinitas Laundromat. This was about a year ago. Fast forward to a more recent

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23 Jul

Medical Marijuana Patients Rally at Obama Fundraiser in Oakland, Begin New Campaign to End Federal Raids

As President Obama’s visit to Oakland follows aggressive DOJ actions aimed at shutting down city-permitted dispensaries, activists are waking up and joining Camp Wake Up Obama! By Americans For Safe Access Hundreds of medical marijuana patients and advocates Staged a rally Monday in downtown Oakland at a fundraiser for President Obama’s re-election campaign. The president’s

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27 Oct

Patient Advocates Sue Obama Justice Department Over Medical Marijuana Crackdown

Lawsuit uses 10th amendment to challenge federal overreaching and commandeering of state law By Kris Hermes  |  Americans for Safe Access  Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the country’s largest medical marijuana advocacy organization, filed suit in federal court today challenging the Obama Administration’s attempt to subvert local and state medical marijuana laws in California. ASA

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04 Sep

Obama Breaks Promise to Medical Marijuana Patients, Spokane Community Pleas "Free the Spokane 5"

By Sam Sabzehzar  |  Video by Ian Moody Jerry Laberdee, 56, suffers from a myriad of conditions and uses medical cannabis to relieve many symptoms his conditions create.  We can now add Post Traumatic Stress, as Jerry has spent the last couple weeks in jail for using medical marijuana in Washington, a compassionate-use state, prompting

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19 Mar

Marijuana and the Democracy Disconnect

Norm Stamper – The Huffington Post 34-year veteran police officer who retired as Seattle’s chief of police in 2000 Posted: March 19, 2011 08:58 PM http://www.huffingtonpost.com/norm-stamper/marijuana-and-the-democra_b_838042.html There is always a gap between what a political system stands for and the reality of everyday life under that system. Ours is government that ostensibly stands for life,

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27 Jan

Top Obama YouTube questions: Legalize pot

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (UPI) — The top questions Americans want to ask U.S. President Barack Obama on YouTube Thursday deal with legalizing marijuana, a review of the questions indicated.

Obama is scheduled to answer questions on the video-sharing Web site starting at 2:30 p.m. EST in a live-streamed interview with YouTube news and politics head Steve Grove, formerly an ABC News and Boston Globe reporter.

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