A somewhat different view of marijuana, medical marijuana, and the marijuana anti-prohibition movement.
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There are no archives for show numbers 2, 3, and 9 which were broadcast on March 6th, March 13th, and April 24th, 2011. In addition, there was no broadcast on July 17, 2011.
14 Aug 11 - Paul Stanford and the Oregon Cannabis Tax Act 2012
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.
07 Aug 11 - La Femme D’Argent
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.
24 Jul 11 - Are NORML, MPP, and DPA leading us astray?
Gay roots of medical marijuana movement. Are national organizations really about legalization? Robert Corey proclaims NORML declared hunting season on patients in Colorado, while DPA encourages other states to copy New Jersey's law. PTSD study announced while antipsychotics, which don't work, become the top-selling class of drugs in the US.
10 Jul 11 - NORML, MPP, & DPA moving the goalpost out of the ballpark
Canadian evicted from public housing for medical marijuana use. National organizations are moving the goalpost out of the ballpark, with deep divisions between national organizations and grass roots in Colorado, San Diego, and elsewhere. Greenberg Quinlan poll shows 31% of those who voted against Prop. 19 support legalization.
03 Jul 11 - Obama celebrates Independence Day by declaring war on medical marijuana
Robert Corey states NORML endorsed hunting season on medical marijuana patients at Cannabis Therapy Institute Panel in Colorado. Canada makes it illegal for patients to grow their own and evicts medical marijuana patients from public housing after Mernagh decision declaring government restrictions unconstitutional. Patients told they are banned from subsidized housing in Oregon. Montana judge blocks parts of Montana law.
26 Jun 11 - Barnkey Frank & Ron Paul pitch HR 2306
Barney Frank & Ron Paul introduce legislation that would reschedule or remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act schedule. Is the national strategy putting patients back on the firing line? The Big Lie, Proposition 19 was not legalization.
19 Jun 11 - One toke over the line
Lawrence Welk declares One Toke Over The Line a modern spiritual. Moving the goalpost out of the ballpark. Fed up with NORML & MPP. The dirt on Kubby.
12 Jun 11 - NORML throws Roger Christie to the lions.
Growing division in the marijuana legalization movement. NORML throws Roger Christie to the lions. National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) undermining medical marijuana in Colorado.
05 Jun 11 - Dennis Peron and The Regulate Marijuana Like Wine initiative
Officers involved in raid on Dennis Peron under investigation. The Regulate Marijuana Like Wine initiative amended. Paul Stanford cops plea. Undermining the moral highground: the 1st thing NORML and MPP did after Prop. 215 was to give the government the authority to decide who is a legal medical marijuana patient. The prevailing medical paradigm is broken.
29 May 11 - When you own all the horses in a race
Letitia Pepper, Southern California Director of Legal and Legislative Analysis for Crusaders for Patients Rights on The Regulate Marijuana Like Wine initiative and the lawsuit she filed against the San Bernardino County California ban on medical marijuana dispensaries.
22 May 11 - Divide and Conquer: a national strategy?
The Colorado Cannabis Alliance (CARE) and Legalize2012.com accuse the Marijuana Policy Project and the Drug Policy Alliance of sabotaging their efforts. A growing division between the national organizations and the grass roots.
15 May 11 - Out of the shadows, the view from Australia
Interview with Mark Henrick of the Nimbin Mardi-Grass and Hemp Embassy. Henrick discusses the state of the movement in Australia, the cure of basil cell carcinoma using a topical cannabis application, and the work of Tony Bower, and aboriginal medicine man.
08 May 11 - Reckless disregard
The trials and tribulations of Roger Mentch, Dale Shafer, Mollie Fry, Roger Cristie, and Dr. J (Jay Canavaugh, PhD).
17 Apr 11 - 1.5 million maniacs waiting to explode
Montana governor vetoes legislation to revoke medical marijuana initiative. Pharmaceuticals are the 4th leading cause of death in this country. Comments by Gwen Olsen regarding pharmaceuticals and Dennis Peron regarding the state of the movement.
10 Apr 11 - Take a Memo
The Haag Memo, The Ogden Memo. Montana legislature to repeal medical marijuana. Prop. 19, taxes, and moving the goalpost out of the ballpark. CBIS announces cure of basal cell carcinoma.
03 Apr 11 - Taking the ‘medical’ out of marijuana
MJNA up 400%. California NORML 'Next Steps' conference Los Angeles: Dale Sky Clare Jones claims the proponents of Prop. 19 had nothing to do with taxing medicine.
13 Mar 11 - Michael Jolson discusses CCHHI2012
Michael Jolson of the California Cannabis Hemp and Health Initiative was my guest in the studio. Jolson, with Youth Federation is hoping to get the initiative written by Jack Herer to legalize marijuana on the 2012 ballot in California. You may read the initiative here: www.cchhi2012.org/fulltext.html