Prison Vigil for ‘The Prince of Pot’ Continues Every Day

Marc and Jodie Emery speak to media and supporters at a press conference before Marc's surrender to authorities. (Photos by Jeremiah Vandermeer)Marc and Jodie Emery speak to media and supporters at a press conference before Marc’s surrender to authorities. (Photos by Jeremiah Vandermeer)CANNABIS CULTURE – A Constant Vigil for marijuana activist Marc Emery is being held at the North Fraser Pretrial Centre, and continues for 24 hours a day, every day until he is free.

Tents and camping equipment are available for those who want to sleep over. Drop by for a few hours anytime, or sleep over to show your support!

WHAT: Marc Emery Prison Vigil
WHERE: North Fraser Pretrial, 1451 Kingsway Ave. Port Coquitlam
WHEN: All Day, Every Day

The vigil is taking place at the jail for 24 hours each day. Signs, banners, and information handouts are available. Food and other amenities is provided for those willing to stay for a longer period of time. Please come out and show support for Marc and demand his freedom! Contact [email protected] to get involved.

CLICK HERE to see a photo gallery of the Vigil on Cannabis Culture’s Flickr Page

Here is the Global TV news segment about the protest on Saturday:

Marc Emery is a political prisoner, put behind bars by the Conservative government of Canada until he is handed over to American authorities to serve a 5-year prison term – all for using the funds from selling marijuana seeds to finance peaceful, democratic political groups. The US Drug Enforcement Administration admitted that it was political, as seen in the press release at

Find out more about Marc Emery and his extradition to the US for selling marijuana seeds IN CANADA.

Marc Emery is available for interviews from prison. Please contact Jodie Emery at 604-818-4201 to arrange an interview with Marc.

For more information, contact Jacob Hunter, at 604-803-4085, or [email protected]


Update: New Photos from the Vigil

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