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Stop the prosecution of ibogaine provider Sara Glatt
  • Petitioning Dutch authorities

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Dutch authorities

Stop the prosecution of ibogaine provider Sara Glatt

    1. Daphne van Vliet
    2. Petition by

      Daphne van Vliet

      Nieuw Vennep, Netherlands

Sara Glatt has been working with ibogaine over 12 years. She has helped, and even saved many peoples lives, by caring for them, and making ibogaine available.
Sara Glatt has become one of the best-known ibogaine treatment providers for the Western world.

With a high percent of success rate, Sara Glatt was able to help hundreds of people by using the psychoactive substance called Iboga, which effects the complex interactions between multiple neurotransmitter systems and can restore the proper functioning of the brain's neurochemistry. The substance has shown incredible results in treating addiction. In many countries the substance is banned, in the Netherlands this is not the case.

Unfortunately one of the world's most well-known iboga treatment providers is currently facing legal troubles, after a fatal accident on the highroad A2 on the 18th of March 2011, where a man was hit by a truck. The man was suffering from alcohol dependency and soon after he received his treatment, he demanded to leave. The man quickly started getting aggressive towards Sara's youngest daughter, so having her hands tied, she took him out with the car, trying to talk him out of his idea of leaving so early after the treatment. He demanded to be left in a nearby hotel, where later during the same night, Sara had sent a volunteer to check on him.

During the visit, the man seemed well, but unfortunately on the following morning news about his accidental death on the highroad was reported back to Sara Glatt.

She has been arrested but has been let go under harsh conditions. She is now waiting for more legal actions from the Dutch authorities. Until the court Sara Glatt is not allowed to work with ibogaine, and has the police coming to and in her house, to check on her, different times a week. The intimidation from the authorities is very harsh on the family, and also many people are in need of her work.

What Sara Glatt did was trying to help, the same way she has been helping for over 12 years to people who were seeking her help.

A mother of five children, who was legally providing iboga treatments for people, who seek them, should not be held in such a position!

-- 13th july 2012 -- UPDATE: Sara is imprisoned for unknown time.

Recent signatures

    News

    1. Reached 1,000 signatures
    2. Still no date..

      Daphne van Vliet
      Petition Organizer

      Although the formal proceedings have started in November 2012, the substantive case has not started due to unclear reasons. Sara is waiting.

    3. Reached 750 signatures
    4. Courtcase will start the 20th of November & Sara's release

      Daphne van Vliet
      Petition Organizer

      Today we had some major news. Sara can await her tail at home, the judge decided. She is not allowed to treat anyone untill the courtcase has come up. The trial will start the 20th of November, the prosecution is still on! Sara thanks everyone for their support!

    5. Reached 500 signatures

    Supporters

    Reasons for signing

    • Vincent Goossens HERENTHOUT, BELGIUM
      • 1 day ago

      If anything, this accident was caused by lack of government regulation. We should not go after the people who're trying new things to make the world a better place when they bump into trouble. We should learn from mistakes and try better next time.

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    • Richard Eckler JACKSONVILLE, FL
      • 5 days ago

      Ibogaine must join the long list of medications persecuted but later seen to be beneficial. No more hysteria!

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    • Gabriele Strapelaite LITHUANIA, LITHUANIA
      • 7 days ago

      I need yours details where I can come in Amsterdam I want to take help to my boyfriend

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    • Hason Palloshi TETOVO, MACEDONIA, REPUBLIC OF
      • 12 days ago

      I'm signing this, becouse humanity in this range 'medicine' is the holy grail for the century of diabola.

      She might be the reincarnated Mother Gonxhe Bojaxhiu Theresa of this time world in fire weels.

      I' m a Albanian Persona, and a visioner for Pacifism.

      Let Gods have mercy upon humanity in this fox century linking nature wissenes and medicine

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    • Ignace de Ruijter AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
      • 16 days ago

      Leave us live in freedom

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