Category: Medical Marijuana

  • A Overview of the MERP Model for Marijuana Re-Legalization

    February 12th, 2009 – Re-Legalize Marijuana Now, Obama (Part 2) What if I told you that there was a piece of legislation that would: (1) Defund all of the Mexican, Islamic and other drug cartels. (2) Defund all of the local drug gangs (3) Cripple the movement toward a centralized Globalist Government (4) Reclaim the…

  • The $780 billion stimulus bill can be paid down if we legalized marijuana

    February 7, 2009 – This may be the most controversial column I have ever written depending upon your views concerning the use of marijuana. Presently, the use of it is illegal for the majority of American citizens. The use of it for medical reasons is legal in 12 states who use different criteria for the…

  • Americans Still Oppose Legal Marijuana

    February 07, 2009 – (Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Most people in the United States disapprove of legalizing marijuana but the number of people who support it has decidedly increased since the late 1970s, according to a poll by CBS News and the New York Times. 41 per cent of respondents think the use of…

  • High time for new cash crop

    January 30, 2009 – In light of Gov. Chris Gregoire’s ambition to raise some cash with more state liquor stores, we the people are wondering if government-run booze shops are the way to go. Not only is there a calling to open more state-run liquor stores, the governor wants to have nine more stores open…

  • Hemp Revolution part 1 of 2

    Feb 12, 2009 – Making a hemp advocacy documentary is an uphill cinematic battle because of the unintentional humor that surfaces. It is difficult to keep a straight face when you’re told that hemp can be used to build “anything from a 2×4 to the body of a stealth jet bomber”; or how hemp packaging…

  • 2009 Tour for Compassion – Cross Country Bicycle Tour for Medical Marijuana Awareness

    Tuesday Feb 10, 2009 – Ken Locke Why I am riding across the US for Medical Patients Rights? As a young boy growing up in Bloomington Illinois, I knew of the existence of Marijuana, Pot, Jane (there are many names for this one plant). Many older people smoked it, and as the years passed, they…

  • Washington State – SENATE BILL 5798

    October 6, 2008 – SB 5798 allows recommendations by health care professionals _____________________________________________ State of Washington 61st Legislature 2009 Regular Session By Senators Kohl-Welles, McCaslin, Keiser, and Pflug AN ACT Relating to medical marijuana; and amending RCW 69.51A.005, 69.51A.010, 69.51A.030, and 69.51A.060. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON: Sec. 1.…

  • State Sponsored Hemp Studies

    Numerous state governments have commissioned studies examining hemp’s feasibility as an agricultural product. Virtually all of these have praised hemp’s economic potential and concluded that the crop’s viability is challenged not by agronomic factors, but rather by legal ones. The summary conclusions of these studies appear chronologically below. Hawaii “There is no guarantee for a…