May 18 2012

Attacked and beaten

I was beaten up in the lobby of the building where I live by patrons coming out of the Palomar restaurant on 28 Apr 2012 about 7:30pm. I did not go to the hospital or file charges because the police told me, in the presence of the mayor, that I could not have my medicine (marijuana) there or at the hospital.

Jul 16 2010

California’s Proposition 19 will supersede or amend its medical marijuana laws

Proponents of California’s Regulate Control and Tax Cannabis 2010 Initiative (Prop. 19) claim it will have no effect on California’s medical marijuana laws, that it “explicitly upholds the rights of medical marijuana patients”. The language of the initiative says otherwise.

Jul 01 2010

June medical marijuana news roundup

Montel lights up Maine medical marijuana conference While Montel Williams cried in pain in Maine because he couldn’t take a few puffs before addressing the medical marijuana conference there, endorsements piled up for California’s Proposition 19 which prohibits marijuana “consumption” in public and “smoking” within sight of anyone under 21 – a prohibition the courts Continue reading →

Sep 27 2009

WAMMFest incident videos

Posted by J. Craig Canada in downtown ordinances, Smoking & Public Use, wamm

Pretty much all of my writing for the past several months has been on Click on the title of my previous blog entry for a list of my most recent articles. WAMM has an annual fundraiser in the park for years now. Several years ago the city banned smoking in the park. Last year Continue reading →