Lester Grinspoon, M.D., in
the November 1998 Playboy.
McWilliams sues California Attorney General Lungren for not Enforcing
A marvelously written account
of the US-backed Mexican drug war.
Clear thinking on the drug
Another Death Knell in the
War on Drugs
HOUSE RULES MARIJUANA DANGEROUS
By CASSANDRA BURRELL Associated Press Writer
Letter to California Attorney
General Lungren from Peter McWilliams
Federal Judge Permits Continued
Distribution of Medical Marijuana in Northern California
On the Right -- By
William F. Buckley Jr.
AIDS-Cancer Patient Peter
McWilliams Released on $250,000 Bail
Unsettling Irony of the Week
Scientific American on Medical
PETER BAEZ DEFENSE FUND
It was 30 years ago today...
Peter McWilliams writes from prison.
Federal Prosecutor Lies To
Judge About AIDS Patient Peter McWilliams’ In-Prison Medical Treatment...
Judge Denies Motion To Reduce Bail.
Jailed AIDS & Cancer Patient
Peter McWilliams Scheduled For Hearing To Reduce Bail At 11:00 AM Friday,
July 31, 1998.
United States of America
vs. Peter McWilliams
Peter McWilliams Denied AIDS
Medication For Four Days!!!
Fed’s ARREST Los Angeles Author,
AIDS & Cancer Patient Peter Mcwilliams In His Home At 6:00AM Today!!!
So you thought Customs Agents
were basically nice guys, huh?
Drug Chief Unconvinced by
LA Times endorses drug-sniffing
dogs in the classroom and letter-to-the-editor response from Peter McWilliams.
Medical marijuana on Washington,
D.C., fall ballot
What it's like to use medical
marijuana (the song "Muggles," a slang term for marijuana, by Louis Armstrong)
McWilliams' letter to the National Academy of Science's Medical Marijuana
Czar puts his foot in his mouth--wooden shoe and all--over criticism of
New York Times trashes the Drug War ad campaign
Medical marijuana may prevent
serious illness, Sceince News reports
McCaffrey admits on CNN that
a drug-free America is impossible.
The drug czar, under fire,
at the end of the day. McCaffrey on Nightline.
Peter Jennings' lead story
on McCaffrey's ad campaign
The Orange County Register
Hits Another Home-Run Editorial of the War on Drugs
PARTNERSHIP FOR A DRUG-FREE AMERICA STRIKES BACK!
McWilliams' outrageous speech before the Libertarian National Convention
is online (in audio)
OAKLAND PERMITS MEDICAL CANNABIS
POSSESSION OF 144 PLANTS AND SIX POUNDS PER PATIENT
"Gonzo Drug Czar"
A remarkable editorial from the Ottawa Citizen (Canada)
A long moment of truth
from the West Kootenay Weekender (Canada)
The Most Important HALF-HOUR
of Television this Year
Chris Conrad to teach
Hemp class at Omega Institute
To the Editors: Washington
the Editors: Wall Street Journal
a Future President Apologizes for the War on Drugs
Drug Scene Spurs Rise in Police Corruption
Dallas Morning News
UnCivil War about the Drug
War at the New York Times
The New York Times Now Opposes
the War on Drugs. And You?
Young people, marijuana, and
the adults who are letting them down.
Appeal Judge Rules Not Allowing
Medical Necessity Defense for Marijuana Is "Immoral." AIDS-Cancer
Patient Peter McWilliams Ready for Trial. Prosecution Balks.
Sherriff Planning to Close
Down S.F. Pot by Tuesday.
he has to follow judge's order.
DEA Agent Busted by Jeff Jones.
Jeff Jones, the founder and director of the Oakland CBC, just called me
this fantastic story...
Editorial: Medical Mishmash.
A Santa Ana man, David Lee Herrick,was convicted of felony marijuana sales
last week even though he distributed it to people who had recommendations
from doctors and believed he was providing the marijuana pursuant to Prop.
215, passed by the voters in 1996.
Trying to Think About Drugs.
LET US SAY only what we know. The citizens of the United States are still
troubled by a knot of problems usually collected under the rubric ``drugs.''
The Washington Post on Czar
McCaffrey's 'Tactics' on Needle Exchange Program Prompt Anger Among Advocates
In 1988 Kurt Schmoke, then and now the Mayor of Baltimore, astounded the
country by calling for a debate on alternatives to the war on drugs, including
legalization of currently illegal drugs.
The National Academy of Science
Report: Looking Good!.
Here are the official summaries of the three hearings held by the National
Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine.
The Brandweek Articles.
This series of articles is an astonishing blow from within the advertising
industry at the until-now impregnable and sacrosanct Partnership for a
Dave Herrick Denied 215 Defense,
Supporters Rally at Courthouse.
Orange County Register May 3,
1998 Editorial on Medical Marijuana in California
Peter McWilliams sits on the floor sorting pictures for his latest book
"A Question of Compassion."
the Peter McWilliams Federal Trial
McCormick OK'd for provisional pot use.
McCormick may be allowed to use Marinol
Federal Judge Rules, and Federal Prosecutor Admits, McCormicks 12-Day
Incarceration Was Illegal.
Attorney General Hungers to be Governor: Let Us Prey" by
Our Children - On RealAudio!
Hear Ann McCormick; Peter McWilliams; Jack Herer; Nora Callahan and an
interview with Lloyd Charton - family attorney for Chad MacDonald (by
for a Drug-Free America to
Break Survey Confidentiality "To Save These Kids.
IMPORTANT NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS RE: Todd McCormick
"Free TODD McCormick Rally" Scheduled For Monday, April 13,
1998, 6:30 PM (sharp) at The Federal Courthouse In Downtown Los Angeles
On Main Street Near Temple.
Of Todd McCormicks March 31, 1998, Drug Test: NEGATIVE!
Cancer Patient Todd McCormick In Such Fragile Condition, He Is Transferred
To The Psychiatric Ward
Interview with Todd McCormick from
the Los Angeles Federal Metropolitan Detention Center.
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patient and medical marijuana advocate
Todd McCormick is being held without a hearing!
Marijuana Patient McCormick Jailed for Three Weeks Because
Federal Prosecutor was "Not Ready for the Hearing"
medial marijuana patient Todd McCormic; McCormick to surrender tomorrow;
Hearing at 2:00PM
is Todd McCormick??
the McCormick trial starting with the letter to the Los Angeles Times
written by Peter McWilliams.
Federal Judge Refuses
to Hear Cancer Patient Todd McCormicks Plea for Medical Marijuana
Federal Medical Marijuana
Patient Elvy Musikka Flies in to Testify
Defendant's Reply Memorandum
Support of Motion for Reconsideration of Bond and Modification of Conditions
The Government's Opposition
Defendant McCormick's Motion For Review of Bond and Modification of Conditions
Judge Denies Cancer
Patient Prescription Medication Marinol®
Todd McCormick to ask Federal Judge
to allow pot use while out on bail. Read the Motion.
of March 1998 --Update
From Peter McWilliams
use and driving
of Peter McWilliams before the National Academy of Sciences Institute
March for Marijuana Thousands Stream Through Central London to
Marijuana Backers March in San Francisco Protest: About 200 rally
at the federal building as U.S. officials ask judge to close four cannabis
Anti-Drug TIME Magazine Seems to Agree: Drug Addiction Is a Medical
Not a Criminal Problem
SKILLMAN: IT'S MARIJUANA NOT MEDICINE.
to U.S.: Back Off on Medical Marijuana Law Medication: Court fights
are shaping up for city that revels in defiance. Some say it's flirting
Said to Be Harming Drug Fight in Mexico
Over Medical Pot Escalates San Francisco prosecutor vows that
patients will continue to receive marijuana, while Atty. Gen. Dan Lungren
warns of reprisals.
to the above article, Peter McWilliams wrote this
the Los Angeles Times
Mayors Ask Clinton: Spare Marijuana Clubs
Shatters Family over $10 Marijuana Sale
LET THE CITY PASS OUT POT IF CLUBS CLOSE
from the Society of Neuroscience on medical marijuana's remarkable pain
Studies supporting the Society
for Neuroscience report.
ever congressional vote on medicinal marijuana
LA Times article regarding Todd's motion to the Court
episode a high for Home Improvement
Modern parents Tim and Jill Taylor are rocked when one of their clean-cut
boys is experimenting with marijuana in tonight's thoughtful Home Improvement.
the Dennis Miller and Bill Maher rap about the insanity of the War on
Drugs. This was an HBO Special Time/Warner Company.
Marijuana Advocates Accuse California AG Lungren of Lying About
Prop. 215 -- Then Lying More to Cover-up the Lies
Canada! Banned Snowboard Champ to Talk with Police
The Hidden Outrages (and
Expenses) of the War on Drugs
Federal Study Found THC-Treated Rats Lived Longer, Had
Health and Psychological Consequences of Cannabis Use
Cannabis Initiative Proposed for Colorado Ballot
Sen. Rainey Introduces Bill to Restrict
Clinton, Gingrich square off over drug
Suppressed U.N. Report Finds Marijuana Safer than
Alcohol or Tobacco
Should pot-smokers get an arm cut off?
That's the latest GOP anti-drug proposal.
Update Nine Events Planned Already.
Reduction 101: ABC News' April 1995 Report on Alternatives to
the War on Drugs (01/14/98)
Findings: DEA's Five-Year Record Is Off
"William F. Buckley Chimes In on McWilliams
Joins DEA in
Suppressing Medical Marijuana Writer and Publisher Peter McWilliams
and cancer patients getting stoned DEA-style.
recent articlecritical of the DEA, was posted in Variety on December
1, 1997 17 days later, author Peter McWilliams' computer, and entire book-in-progress
about medical marijuana, "A Question of CompassionAn AIDS
Cancer Patient Explores Medical Marijuana," was confiscated by
the DEA. Coincidence?
Governor and Cabinet Oppose Medical Marijuana
Consumers Union Report on Licit and Illicit Drugs by Edward M.
Brecher and the Editors of Consumer Reports Magazine, 1972 (01/15/98)
IMMEDIATE RELEASE DEA destroys credit of aids-cancer patient Peter
Arrests 44 Cleveland Cops
Marijuana Patients' and Caregivers' Fund Established To
Defend Prop. 215
Marijuana Cures Hiccups Here is a letter published in the prestigious
British medical journal Lancet. Do any of our readers have experience
Letter to the Times
RE: Split Grows Inside Pot's Grass Roots.
Attorney General Lungren Unhappy Again
Times Editorial Someone like Ralph.
REFERS MARIJUANA rescheduling
petition ot HHS
Marijuana Club Left Low and Dry Law: Founder no longer can distribute
pot after arrest. Members say they'll have to turn to black market.
to the Todd McCormick defense fund (12/06/97)
DEA Raid--Letters to the Editor
DEA Wishes Me a Nice Day.
A note from Peter McWilliams Regarding the DEA's Seizure
Regarding the DEA's Seizure
the US won't let Australia reform its drug laws.
epileptic wins right to use marijuana
Mull Legalized Marijuana
Magazine ~ Why talking about Marijuana is worse than murder.
AIDS-CANCER PATIENT PETER MCWILLIAMS
HAS WORK ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA SEIZED BY DEA
vs. Kassirer (The
Wall Street Journals' fraud on its editorial page)
Marijuana Clubs Illegal Appeals Court rules herb can't
be sold to patients
215 The Compassionate Use Act of 1996. (12/20/97)
Can't Sell Marijuana, Court Rules
doctors seek right to discuss marijuana use - CNN
cannabis remedy --
wonder worker or evil weed? (12/20/97)
Costs keeping 'rescue' drugs from patients (12/20/97)
the U.S. Drug War play in the European Media. (12/20/97)
Text of NIH Report recommending
research on Medical Marijuana
Marijuana Could have Healthy Effects.
Human toxicity of marijuana: A critique of a review by Nahas and
Fact Sheet (12/20/97)
Marijuana Addictive? (12/20/97)
Goodhousekeeping "I broke the law to save my son's life"
laws still hazy in San Francisco (Article)
San Jose Buyers Club threaten hunger strike
Just Say Sometimes An article by Michael Pollan
Marijuana Prisoner Denied Marinol Alan Carter
McLemore, sentenced to six years in federal prison for cultivating his
medicine, is denied Marinol..."
Mateo County may give seized marijuana to patients. REDWOOD
CITY -- San Mateo County may become the first governmental body to distribute
marijuana out of its own hospitals and clinics under the year-old state
law legalizing the plant for medicinal use.
New Zealand Drug Foundation Alternative
Systems of Cannabis Control in New Zealand.
Axton's Wife Pleads Guilty Wife of songwriter, stroke victim,
Hoyt Axton pleads guilty to giving him medical marijuana.
TREATS CANNABIS QUOTES
treatment Initiative of 1997
of R. Keith Stroup ,
Executive Director, NORML before the Committee On The Judiciary Council
of the District of Columbia.
Online's Survey of
California Congressional Representatives' Views on Medical Marijuana
Lancet - Deglamorising cannabis