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End the DEA's attack on CALIFORNIA'S legal Medical Marijuana activities

    1. William  Thorington
    2. Petition by

      William Thorington

      Fortuna, CA

Millions of CA patients that depend on legal access to Medical Cannabis will be denied access if California's Medical Marijuana Dispensaries are shut down by the DEA, and will be forced back to the "black market".

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    1. Reached 1,500 signatures
    2. Obama: End the DEA's attack in CA: Is growing and needs your help

      William  Thorington
      Petition Organizer

      I never believed we'd reach 100 supporters, but now in just a few days we are approaching 1,000. Since this started the DEPT OF JUSTICE/DEA have increased their activities, now beginning to attack seeming 215/420 compliant operations...This has to stop.
      Please continue to support this dialogue by sending it to other groups and individuals and be sure to ask them to pass it on. We now have supporters in dozens of states outside CA and in several other countries.
      In solidarity:
      Bill

    3. Reached 750 signatures

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    • Marvin House KNOXVILLE, TN
      • almost 3 years ago

      Visit the NORLM website and educate yourself on how the benefits of legalization outweigh criminalization

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    • Blu Major MERECD, CA
      • almost 3 years ago

      I am a medical cannabis user and I have my card I believe it helps a lot and does not have all the terrible side effects or most man made pharmacy drugs

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    • Scott Menzies FORT BRAGG, CA
      • almost 3 years ago

      I agree with those who believe that the main reason marijuana was made illegal in the first place was to allow "guilt by association" to be used to remove hemp as competition to the then-emerging synthetic fibers of nylon and others. It's really mostly about unfair competition and mega-corporate power, just like the shutting down of the streetcars by American automobile and oil companies, to ensure people were forced to drive cars and use buses. Marijuana is no worse than alcohol, and we realized that alcohol prohibition was hugely problematic. That said, if ethanol started competing with petroleum...

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    • Solomon Williams LAYTONVILLE, CA
      • almost 3 years ago

      With out my medication, I can't breath.

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    • george pringle SAN DIEGO, CA
      • almost 3 years ago

      i am a mmj patient, and i want my rights now!!!

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