Tag: War On Drugs

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May2011
Court support is needed for David Rios in San Fernando Courthouse 900 Third St. at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 23, 2011. In 2008 David Rios was driving down from Humbolt with 5 pounds for his collective and was pulled over by the CHP.  They searched his car and found medicine (he ... Read More
May 21, 2011Daily Dose

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May2011
https://youtu.be/wDJA_vWzHF8 From our friends Fred Gardner and the Gardner Party... this video includes photos of the ripped-off cannabis garden and were taken in Santa Cruz the day the DEA raided WAMM. The war on plants is made possible by our terrible disconnect from nature. Here's a funny little video... funny because it's ... Read More
May 10, 2011Daily Dose

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May2011
By Ramon Antonio Vargas |  Published in The Times-Picayune Cornell Hood II got off with probation after three marijuana convictions in New Orleans. He didn't fare too well after moving to St. Tammany Parish, however. A single such conviction on the north shore landed the 35-year-old in prison for the rest of his ... Read More
May 9, 2011Daily Dose

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May2011
By Liam Fox |  Published in News Junkie Post If it wasn’t for the Patriotic circle-jerk dominating every news network in America, celebrating the extra-territorial, internationally illegal, execution of a marginalized enemy figure-head, you might have heard that America’s neighbors to the south are raising their voices against a travesty that ... Read More
May 9, 2011Daily Dose

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May2011
A Lincolnshire constable has been jailed for stealing cannabis from the evidence room at his police station By BBC News Pc Timothy Moorhouse took small quantities of the drug from evidence bags at Boston police station before returning the bags to storage. The 37-year-old's frequent visits to the storeroom raised suspicions, Lincoln Crown ... Read More
May 4, 2011Daily Dose

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May2011
If we fail to commit ourselves to ending mass incarceration, future generations will judge us harshly.   By Michelle Alexander | April 28, 2011   So much about our racial reality today is little more than a mirage. The promised land of racial equality wavers, quivers just out of our reach in the barren desert ... Read More
May 3, 2011Stella Tyler

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Apr2011
By Sam Sabzehzar  |  April 28, 2011 All eyes were on Oklahoma's cannabis laws earlier this year when a mother was sentenced to 12 years for selling $31 worth of marijuana. One of the nation's most strict laws on marijuana cultivation, where even one plant can land you a minimum jail term ... Read More
April 28, 2011Daily Dose

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Apr2011
A new film focuses by the director of Cocaine Cowboys focuses on the true story of how the Nixon Administration's War on Drugs helped shape the formation of the 'Godfathers of Ganja' in Billy Corben's new film, Square Grouper. In Grouper we see how a drug war, coupled with the possibility of ... Read More
April 26, 2011Daily Dose

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Apr2011
By Mikey's mother |  Published in KMCN I made my son Michael a promise that I would tell his story. It is my hope that the telling of it may help less fortunate people cope with the pain that comes with diseases they have contracted. Michael came into this world a ... Read More
April 18, 2011Daily Dose