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California bill to restrict access to butane

The California legislature has passed a bill that will regulate and restrict access to the highly purified butane supply that is used to make BHO, butane hash oil or butane honey oil. AB 1120 will allow those with commercial extraction … Continue reading

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Fears of Prop. 64 fabricated and exaggerated

By Chris Conrad Don’t be afraid of legalization. Little to nothing in the article by Dragonfly de la Luz posted at the Connection magazine’s blog is nearly as bad as she claims in her eight arguments against legalization Proposition 64, … Continue reading

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Business Alliance for Commerce in Hemp (BACH)

BACH is an association of hemp businesses, community trade representatives, and interested citizens working together to bring hemp to a new generation of Americans. It was conceived in 1988 and founded in 1989 by Chris Conrad. The year 1994 was … Continue reading

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Ralph Sherrow, co-founder of Safe Access Now (SAN)

Born: 9/25/1940; Died 6/21/2011 Obituary for Ralph Sherrow Co-founder of Safe Access Now (SAN) The ever-cantankerous Ralph Sherrow of Hayward, CA, passed away June 21, 2011 from complications due to leukemia. Sherrow was a medical marijuana patient and activist who … Continue reading

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Equal Rights Are for Everyone.

Welcome to the Equal Rights 4 All web portal page. This is a temporary setup of the site, which was recently maliciously hacked. Please visit again when we’re in further development. Thank you. Temporary Website Attorneys seeking access, please contact … Continue reading

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Bob Wilson: Hayward Hempery

Supported both hemp and medical marijuana Obituary: Born 1950; Died May 23, 2009 Bob Wilson, California activist and founder of Hayward’s first hemp store – and later its medical cannabis club – the Hayward Hempery, died May 23, 2009 at … Continue reading

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Eric Heimstadt, AKA Seraph

Obituary April 9, 1949 – April 17, 2009 Prominent patient advocate and provider Eric Heimstadt, AKA Seraph, succumbed to a long struggle with cancer and died on April 17, 2009, surrounded by family and friends. He served on the Humboldt … Continue reading

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Mae Nutt: “Grandma Marijuana”

Co-Founder of Patients Out of Time, Alliance for Cannabis Therapeutics Obituary: Born June 28, 1921; Died Jan. 1, 2008 Grandma Marijuana in a scene from the film, Waiting to Inhale, http://www.waitingtoinhale.org/ Antelope, CA: Mrs. Mae Nutt, “Grandma Marijuana”, passed January … Continue reading

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Dr. John Beresford: LSD pioneer

Obituary: Died Sept. 2, 2007 Another champion of the right to freedom of consciousness has left this earth. Dr. John Beresford made a point of visiting psychedelic prisoners behind bars to remind them he had not forgotten them. Many Drug … Continue reading

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Dr. Tod Mikuriya: Pioneer cannabis physician

Co-author of Prop 215, California’s Medical Marijuana Initiative Obituary: Born Sept. 20, 1933; Died May 20, 2007 Tod Hiro Mikuriya, MD, one of the world’s foremost authorities on the therapeutic use of cannabis, died on Sunday after a multi-year battle … Continue reading

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