Author: Pamela G. Lichty

Pamela G. Lichty, MPH, is the President of the Drug Policy Forum of Hawai'i

Strict Medical Marijuana Rules Mean-Spirited and Ill-Informed

David Shapiro’s column on tightening up on Hawai`i’s medical marijuana rules was mean-spirited and ill-informed (“Green on right track to make medicinal pot rules more rigid,” Volcanic Ash, Star-Advertiser, May 4).
Rather than our state law being “loosey goosey,” we are …

Hawaii Senator Would Ban Most Medical Marijuana Patients

Today I attended the latest conference committee meeting between the House and Senate to discuss SB 1458, SD2, HD3, which aims to establish a medical marijuana dispensary pilot program in the state of Hawai`i.
I have looked over the proposed bill, …