Day: July 12, 2012

Talking to the masses

For those of you who spend a lot of time researching and discussing drug policy, it can be very easy to fall into the trap of mostly talking to others who are knowledgable on the subject. This gives a warped perception regarding the overall level of knowledge/acceptance in the population. It’s important every now and […]

Feds Target Harborside Health Center — California’s Largest, Most Prominent Medical Cannabis Dispensary

Many of California’s most prominent and well-respected medical cannabis dispensaries and related facilities — including Oaksterdam University, Berkeley Patients Group, and Harborside Health Center (HHC) — flourished under the George W. Bush administration. But they’ll be lucky to survive President Barack Obama’s first term. On Tuesday, federal prosecutors targeted Harborside Health Center in Oakland, as well as its sister facility in San Jose, for closure and civil asset forfeiture. In court papers filed by the US Attorney for the northern district of California, Melinda Haag, the federal government alleges that […]

Is this the time the public rises up and says ‘Enough is enough’?


MEDIA ALERT! For Immediate Release: July 11, 2012 11 AM

Thousands of Patients Threatened to Lose Safe Access U.S. Attorney & DEA Threaten Harborside Health Center Landlords Property Forfeiture Filed in District Court of San Francisco *** Invitation to Attend Press Conference Oakland, California – Thursday July 12th at 9 AM – Oakland […]