The Pot TV News for June 12, 2002

DR. BOB ON CANNABIS AND PAIN

VICTORY IN MARIN COUNTY!.
Lynnette Shaw of the Marin Patient’s Alliance explains the new Marin County medical-marijuana program that forbids police from arresting patients or seizing their plants.

S.F. D.A. BLASTS DEA.
“As District Attorney of San Francisco, I implore the DEA to stop its attack on the medical use of marijuana.”

LEAVE GRANT KRIEGER ALONE.
(Calgary Sun Editorial) “…our supposedly cash-strapped, underpaid, under-manned police service manages to find the time to continually arrest and charge Krieger for possession of marijuana and trafficking.”

MORE U.S. AGENTS ON B.C. BORDER CROWD JAILS.
(The Associated Press) A flood of U.S. federal agents arriving at the Canadian border to stop would-be terrorists is instead catching drug smugglers and small-time criminals, who are beginning to clog the local court systems.

ANTI-DRUG BALL MARRED BY DRUNKEN POLICE.
“Despite the evening’s theme of drug awareness, officers allegedly began drinking heavily. One guest claimed she had watched a male officer openly groping a woman police constable who was dancing with her skirt over her head.”

NEW STUDIES BACK CANNABIS FOR PAIN RELIEF. .
Pot TV Science Correspondent, Dr. Robert Melamede, explains our latest understanding of how cannabis treats pain.

INFO ON LACRC
Video courtesy Patricia Schwarz

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