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“Occupy Your Home” Movement takes a Turn….
Does foreclosure loom in your not too distant future? Simply plan a ground up remodel with a local wrecking company or better yet rent a bulldozer, crane or loader/backhoe from a local company and begin your remodel immediately with the satisfaction of “doing it yourself”….
"The prestige of government has undoubtedly been lowered considerably by the prohibition law. For nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced. It is an open secret that the dangerous increase of crime in this country is closely connected with this." Albert Einstein, "My First Impression of the USA," 1921
Ngaio Bealum joins us to discuss the effects of the West Coast medical marijuana crackdown, promoting May 20 Portland Mt. Tabor Theater show; Dave Bienenstock from HIGH TIMES with a preview of the newsstand issue and San Francisco's Medical Cannabis Cup; music by The Effinays
Live report from attorneys Lance Rogers and Michael Cindrich at the San Diego NORML protest of DEA abuse of Daniel Chong; highlights from the DFW NORML Cinco de Mota march; Rant: Debunking No on I-502 Misinformation, Again.
Chico Enterprise-Record, 04 Mar 2014 - The letter written by Rebecca Finn about another election is right on. The people of Butte County voted five district supervisors to represent the majority of the voters in Butte County. Supervisors voted for tighter restrictions so, if you have five acres, you are only allowed one 5-foot by 10-foot area to grow. That a […]
Washington Post, 03 Mar 2014 - (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown said he is not sure that legalizing marijuana in his state is a good idea because the country could eventually lose its competitive edge if too many people are getting stoned. Brown (D) said he worries that if pot smoking gains more legitimacy in the nation's most populous state, it could have negat […]
San Francisco Examiner, 28 Feb 2014 - The Police Department was "shaken" Thursday by indictments unveiled against five current officers and one former officer for a host of federal charges, including constitutional-rights violations, extortion, lying in court and on police reports, and dealing drugs. "Our department is shaken," said a vis […]
Chico Enterprise-Record, 28 Feb 2014 - Read the newspapers, listen to the radio, watch television. Almost every day another crime is committed in our community by none other than recreational marijuana users, sellers and thieves. This month, in a car chase from Chico to Magalia, officers found marijuana and meth. A probation officer arrested a probation viol […]
Sacramento News & Review, 27 Feb 2014 - Will California's anti-smoking laws impede the opportunity for business growth after legalization? My question stems from the idea that there could be Dutch-style coffee shops and smoking lounges, or some such other California incarnation of a social establishment catering to patrons of the green. What are the […]
Chico Enterprise-Record, 27 Feb 2014 - Helen Harberts' letter challenging my letter was a perfect example of the law enforcement community breaking out the big guns to continue the drug war and the expansion of the law enforcement industry's key role in it. Harberts is a political operative for the law enforcement industry and its powerful unions. […]
East Bay Express, 26 Feb 2014 - A Bay Area Mom's Decision to Allow Her Daughter to Sell Cookies in Front of Medical Pot Dispensaries Made International Headlines. A progressive Bay Area mom who boosted her daughter's sales of Girl Scout Cookies by targeting medical pot clubs made international news this month, after the Express first published a re […]
Chico Enterprise-Record, 23 Feb 2014 - In response to Rebecca Fine's Feb. 16 letter regarding the marijuana referendum, the problem is not the supervisors wasting our money - it's the growers who are robbing us all. I support the legalization of marijuana in California. Once this happens, marijuana will become just another agricultural commodity wh […]
Washington Post, 24 Feb 2014 - Sacramento - The Canna Care dispensary, an evangelical medical marijuana provider renowned for doling out buds with Bibles, is waging a public fight with the Internal Revenue Service over an $873,167 tax penalty sought under a tax code aimed at drug traffickers. On Tuesday, the U.S. Tax Court in San Francisco is due to hear Can […]