[ibogaine] MARIJUANA RESEARCH LAWSUITS TO BE FILED

Tommy tgoodson7 at cox.net
Sun Aug 1 12:04:59 EDT 2004


Hello,

Tommy Goodson is not able to respond at this time because of sickness.

Sorry,

James Goodson, brother
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ann B. Mullikin" <think at francomm.com>
To: <ibogaine at mindvox.com>
Sent: Friday, July 30, 2004 10:06 AM
Subject: Re: [ibogaine] MARIJUANA RESEARCH LAWSUITS TO BE FILED


> Just think of all the IMPORTANT things that need attention from the FDA
that
> are ignored - money, time, etc. ......in order to pursue this senseless
and
> harmful
> activity.
>
> I'm angry and disgusted and worried about a government that controls too
> many parts of our life that has no better ability to make intelligent
> decisions.
>
> ann
> think at francomm.com
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: <HSLotsof at aol.com>
> To: <ibogaine at mindvox.com>
> Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 11:50 PM
> Subject: [ibogaine] MARIJUANA RESEARCH LAWSUITS TO BE FILED
>
>
> > MARIJUANA RESEARCH LAWSUITS TO BE FILED
> >
> > Author:  Holly Angelo; Published:  Thursday, July 22, 2004
> >
> > Copyright:  2004 The Republican (Springfield, MA)
> >
> > Website: http://www.masslive.com/republican/  Amherst --
> >
> >
> > All Lyle E. Craker wants to do is grow marijuana in his lab at the
> >
> > University of Massachusetts to supply other scientists with the plant so
> >
> > studies about its medicinal benefits can take place.  But after filing
> >
> > an application with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration in June
> >
> > 2001 to establish a facility on the Amherst campus to produce marijuana
> >
> > for U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved research, he hasn't
> >
> > received a yes or no.
> >
> >
> > To get an answer, Craker has teamed with two other parties as plaintiffs
> >
> > in one of two lawsuits scheduled to be filed today that accuses the
> >
> > federal government with obstructing medical marijuana research.
> >
> >
> > "I'm hoping the lawsuit will bring a response," Craker said from his
> >
> > office in Stockbridge Hall yesterday, where he is the director of the
> >
> > medicinal plant program and member of the department of plant, soil and
> >
> > insect sciences.  "It's unfortunate, but the issue probably has to be
> >
> > forced here (in the courts)."
> >
> >
> > The two suits are supposed to be filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals in
> >
> > Washington, D.C.  The first suit is filed by the Multidisciplinary
> >
> > Association for Psychedelic Studies; Craker and Valerie Corral, a
> >
> > California-licensed medical marijuana patient and caregiver, against the
> >
> > Drug Enforcement Administration.  It seeks a decision on Craker's
> >
> > request and a request by Chemic Laboratories of Canton to import 10
> >
> > grams of marijuana from the Dutch Office of Medicinal Cannabis, for use
> >
> > in a medical marijuana research project investigating the safety
> >
> > advantages of a nonsmoking delivery device for marijuana by a vaporizer.
> >
> >
> > The second suit is filed by the association and Corral against the
> >
> > federal Department of Health and Human Services, the National Institute
> >
> > on Drug Abuse and the National Institutes of Health.  It also seeks a
> >
> > final ruling by the agencies on Chemic's request for marijuana and the
> >
> > vaporizer study.
> >
> >
> > The Drug Enforcement Administration and National Institute on Drug Abuse
> >
> > would not comment on the suits.
> >
> >
> > "We're arguing unreasonable delay," said Rick E. Doblin, president of
> >
> > the association, based in Sarasota, Fla.  "We are blocked from growing
> >
> > our own (marijuana) at UMass Amherst.  We are blocked from importing
> >
> > from the Dutch Office of Medicinal Cannabis, and we are blocked from
> >
> > purchasing from the government's supply."
> >
> >
> > U.S. Senators John F. Kerry and Edward M. Kennedy sent a letter to the
> >
> > Drug Enforcement Administration in October 2003 expressing support for
> >
> > the UMass-Amherst marijuana research production facility.
> >
> >
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