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Church Member Files Writ of Habeas Corpus for Jailed Cannabis Minister

HILO–A member of the The Hawaii Cannabis (THC) Ministry in Hilo has filed a writ of habeas corpus on behalf of his pastor, Rev. Roger Christie, who has been held by the federal government as a pre-trial detainee for over 3 years. Mike Ruggles, 56, a resident of Mountain View on the Big Island, filed...
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Gov. Abercrombie Signs Two Bills Improving Medical Cannabis Program

Gov. Abercrombie Signs Two Bills Improving Medical Cannabis Program

Bills to improve patient privacy and safe access to medical marijuana become law. Advocates call measures a “significant first step” to modernize Hawaii’s thirteen year-old medical marijuana law.
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Roger Christie: Religious Defense Motion To Be Heard July 29, 2013

Aloha. Share and I and two other Green Fourteen co-defendants invite you to witness the upcoming public court hearing for our religious defense motion. The hearing is scheduled for July 29th at 10:30 a.m. and July 30 at 10:00 a.m. in the Honolulu Federal Building courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leslie Kobayashi. This hearing is...
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Hawaii Biochar Products Signs Historical Memorandum of Understanding

Hilo, Hawaii — Nobel Laureate Nguyen Huu Ninh, Ph.D., CERED,  Larta Institute, Ecology Farming Corporation and Josiah Hunt, Hawaii Biochar Products agree to sign a memorandum of understanding to help strengthen biochar related proposals in Vietnam. On May 8th, Hawaii Biochar Products, the Center for Environment Research Education and Development (CERED), Ecology Farming Corporation (Ecofarm) and...
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Hawaii State Senators Meet With Federal Detainee Roger Christie

HONOLULU – Hawaii State Senators Russell Ruderman and Will Espero met with federal detainee Roger Christie at the Federal Detention Center (FDC) in Honolulu on Wednesday to discuss his incarceration, health, and rights as a United States citizen under the United States Constitution. Mr. Christie has been held now for almost three years without...
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