Posts Tagged ‘ drug war ’

Opinion: Coerced “Confessions” Don’t Count

My dear friend and fellow Cannabis minister, Reverend Roger Christie, was coerced into confessing yesterday. After suffering the duress of three years and three months of prolonged, indefinite and cruel extrajudicial imprisonment, Roger agreed to something he has been forcibly compelled to see as a promise that’s been made, accepting the word of the...
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Hawaii State Lawmakers to Consider Regulating Marijuana Like Alcohol

House Speaker Souki will introduce a bill to establish a legal market for businesses to cultivate and sell marijuana to adults 21 and older.
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A Pitch to Mitch: Abide by the Lowest Law Enforcement Priority for Marijuana

A Pitch to Mitch: Abide by the Lowest Law Enforcement Priority for Marijuana

An open letter to incoming Hawaii County Prosecutor, Mitch Roth. The laws of the federal jurisdiction that claim ultimate control over the many uses of cannabis are a fraud. This centralized jurisdiction of authority can claim what it may but it cannot say it is controlling the fire that burns the premier plant of economic...
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Marijuana Prohibition On The Ropes

In November, Washington and Colorado became the first two states to legalize the use of marijuana for recreational purposes. While medical use of cannabis is now legal in 18 states and the District of Columbia, the herb remains highly illegal under federal law, and the response of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) remains to be...
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Christian Minister Still Behind Bars on Marijuana Charge

Hilo's Reverend Roger Christie has been held without bail at the Honolulu Federal Detention Center for 2 years and 5 months.
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