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U.S.A. v. Smith: Federal Judge Allows Medical Marijuana Defense

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This is the first case in which a defendant in the United States has been allowed to raise an affirmative medical marijuana defense in federal court.
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Americans for marijuana law reform flexing political muscle

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Willie Nelson was recently arrested again, the third time for possession of cannabis and he has had enough. He is calling for Americans to band together and form a new national Teapot political party. Millions of Americans support responsible use of marijuana. Millions of Americans that work, we pay our taxes and we vote....
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U.S. House Passes Bill on Drug Cartels Growing Marijuana in National Parks

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Tuesday, December 7, 2010 U.S. House Passes Bill on Drug Cartels Growing Marijuana in National Parks (Press Release) Posted by LEAP FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 7, 2010 CONTACT: Tom Angell – (202) 557-4979 or media//at//leap//dot//cc U.S. House Passes Bill on Drug Cartels Growing Marijuana in National Parks Cops and Border Patrol Agents Say the Only Real Solution is Marijuana...
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Roger Christie marijuana activist and political prisoner denied bail again

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Roger Christie’s appeal to the 9th circuit court of appeals was denied on Dec 07 2010. He has been imprisoned before a trial has been held or a conviction sustained for an insignificant marijuana offense. While men the government knows are responsible for flooding the streets with cocaine by the ton walk free among...
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Secret illegal FLIR program used against marijuana growers in Hawaii

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Hawaii county police used a secret and illegal FLIR program that raised indoor marijuana bust by over 575% over two years. A covert and illegal FLIR program was operated by Hawaii’s counter cannabis program DCE/SP during 2006 and 2007. That means county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies (LEA’s) conspired to knowingly violate...
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