Posts Tagged ‘ Friends for Justice ’

Medical Marijuana and Collateral Damage: Pain, Suffering, Arrests

Medical Marijuana and Collateral Damage: Pain, Suffering, Arrests

Editor’s Note: The ACLU of Hawaii Foundation co-sponsored two events this past weekend to mark the 40th anniversary of President Nixon’s declaration of a “war on drugs.” The following is an excerpt of a presentation by Matt Rifkin. I am here to update you on the current status of the Lowest Law Enforcement Priority of...
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Kona Judge Convicts Legal Medical Marijuana Patient For 1 Gram

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Kona Judge Convicts Legal Medical Marijuana Patient For 1 Gram

Approximately 20 members of Friends for Justice, a Big Island medical marijuana advocacy group, were in a Kona courtroom yesterday to support legal medical marijuana patient Geoff  “Woody” Woodhall. Deputy Chief District Court Judge  Joseph P. Florendo, Jr., found Mr. Woodhall guilty of 3rd degree promotion of a detrimental drug resulting from having roughly one...
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Rally and March for Roger Christie, September 22, 2010

Rally and March for Roger Christie, September 22, 2010

A march and rally for Roger Christie was held on Wednesday, September 22, 2010. A live band opened for the event at Mooheau stadium. Speakers from the THC Ministry, Friends for Justice, Citizens for Safe Access, and many others made their voices heard. District 5 Councilwoman Emily Naeole was also on hand to support...
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