Pot TV News for Wednesday, March 27, 2002

NOTHING EASY ABOUT LIFE IN EXILE
“What I want to know is, am I going to die in a foreign country?” Steve Tuck
said. “Because I’m in a lot of pain, and I want to go home.”

YANKS SEEK B.C. REFUGE
“Harsh U.S. drug laws drive Americans over the border to Sechelt”

POT ADVOCATES FLEE TO FREER LIFE IN CANADA
Asked later about the uninhibited pot smoking, RCMP Staff Sgt. Ed Hill, , ,
said: “I don’t know there’s much I can do about it.”

NATIONS’ DRUG POLICIES ON COLLISION COURSE
Canada’s Marijuana Policies May Put It On A Collision Course With The United
States

SUPREME DOPES
In a unanimous decision the US Supreme Court has upheld the one-strike
rule for public housing that allows people to be evicted from their
housing if a member of the household is involved in a drug offense —
even if the offense has no nexus to the housing.

IRS DEMANDING OFFSHORE CREDIT CARD RECORDS
Feds forcing credit card companies to release names and financial records of
people using offshore banks.

PAT MCCARTNEY: GREEN FIRE UPDATE

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Pubdate: Sun, 24 Mar 2002
Source: Press Democrat, The (CA)
Author: Jeremy Hay, The Press Democrat
Three related articles:
http://www.pressdemocrat.com/local/news/24pot_a15empirea.html
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v02/n553/a06.html
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v02.n554.a03.html
Bookmarks: http://www.mapinc.org/people/Ken Hayes
http://www.mapinc.org/renee.htm (Boje, Renee)

* Tax Evasion Investigation Expands Into Offshore Bank Cards
LINK: http://ap.tbo.com/ap/breaking/MGA9WY5V8ZC.html
* IRS Seeks Offshore Visa Records, AP. LINK:
http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/national/AP-Tax-Havens.html
* IRS Says Offshore Tax Evasion Is Widespread
http://www.nytimes.com/2002/03/26/business/26TAX.html
* Wall Street Journal (subscribers only):
http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB1017096216216516720,00.html

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