Paul Stanford of The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation in Oregon discusses his history as a marijuana legalization activist, beginning with becoming the NORML coordinator for Washington State in 1982, his association with Jack Herer beginning in 1984, the current state of medical marijuana and the movement in Oregon, and the Oregon Cannabis Tax Act 2012.
In a case brought by the Tulare County Board of Supervisors against Foothill Growers Collective and their landlord, Superior Court Judge Paul Vortmann has ruled that growing medical marijuana is not an agricultural use of property. Foothill Growers, a collective of over 100 patients, is confident the decision will be reversed on appeal.
All charges against Dennis Peron dismissed Wednesday, August 3rd, one year after the raid. FBI investigation of officers involved continues. Highest radiation levels yet recently detected at Fukushima while government deploys smoke screen. After beginning signature drive, Kubby announces reduction of personal grow limit from 25 to 12 plants.