Tag: Washington


https://youtu.be/ZrT8Bo7p_yY By Sam Sabzehzar  |  November  11, 2011 Congressional Candidate Roger Goodman on Drug Reform and a new paradigm shift.  
November 11, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


On the brink of battle between the DEA and local Spokane safe access spots for medical marijuana, a Federal medical marijuana patient, one of only four in the country, returns to Spokane and shines a light on the hypocrisy of current drug law enforcement in a medical state, at a ... Read More
September 5, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


https://youtu.be/wcyonqZEu9U 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, ... Read More
September 4, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


By Dawn M. Schiaretti  |  Published in The Human Solution It all started at 6am on Wednesday morning, August 17, 2011. I hopped on a bus at the Amtrak Train Station in Grover Beach, Ca. then transferred at the San Luis Obispo connection to a train into Emeryville, Ca. Waiting for me was ... Read More
August 27, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


With roughly 300,000 people attending the three-day "Protestival", Seattle's Hempfest celebrated their 20th Year Anniversary, making the world's largest cannabis rally an emotional, and at times cathartic, event held with great reverence. By Sam Sabzehzar  |  August 22, 2011 With cleanup coming to completion, the end of the 20th year of Hempfest will ... Read More
August 22, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


By Sam Sabzehzar  |  July 27, 2011 With the stroke of a pen Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn signed a bill regulating medical cannabis like any other business into law this month. "Prohibition does not work," said McGinn Wednesday morning, voicing what most politicians are scared to admit but most believe non-the-less. "We have ... Read More
July 27, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


After ACLU reminds Washington the feds have never prosecuted anyone for complying with state law, the Office of the Governor issued Medical Marijuana 411 a statement regarding her recent comments threatening to veto a bill that will allow for dispensaries. By Sam Sabzehzar Washington is one of many states that allow for ... Read More
April 18, 2011Daily Dose


With Federal agencies trying to rein in on medical cannabis dispensaries throughout the country, patients who would otherwise be clueless as to how to obtain their medicine are left in the crosshairs, and dispensary owners are refusing to let their patients suffer needlessly.  Even if that means the dispensary owners ... Read More
April 8, 2011Daily Dose


By Dominic Holden |  Published in The Stranger Sweet democracy on a stick. Every member of Seattle legislative delegation to Olympia—all ten representatives and all five senators from the 34th, 36th, 37th, 43rd, and 46th Districts—had gone on the record to say that they support taxing, regulating, and ... Read More
March 31, 2011Daily Dose