[ibogaine] Fw: [drugwar] Canada: Wire: Pot Activist Jailed

Preston Peet ptpeet at nyc.rr.com
Fri Aug 20 10:00:13 EDT 2004


as much as I don't seem to be able to get along with Mark E., he is in my
thoughts and whatever passes for prayers.
Peace and love,
Preston




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From: "Vector Vector" <vector620022002 at yahoo.com>
To: <ibogaine at mindvox.com>
Sent: Friday, August 20, 2004 12:25 AM
Subject: Re: [ibogaine] Fw: [drugwar] Canada: Wire: Pot Activist Jailed


>
> Ohhhh that sucks, so much for marc for the next 3 months.
>
> .:vector:.
>
> --- Jason Bursey <jasonburseyiboga at yahoo.ca> wrote:
>
> > Mail Marc a Letter of Support at
> >   910 60th St. East, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K2H6
> >
> > Preston Peet <ptpeet at nyc.rr.com> wrote:
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Richard Lake"
> >   To: ;
> > Sent: Thursday, August 19, 2004 10:09 PM
> > Subject: [drugwar] Canada: Wire: Pot Activist Jailed
> >
> >
> >  > Newshawk: There Is No Justice in the War on Cannabis
> >  > Pubdate: Thu, 19 Aug 2004
> >  > Source: Canadian Press (Canada Wire)
> >  > Copyright: 2004 The Canadian Press (CP)
> >  > Related: http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/3594.html
> >  > http://www.pot-tv.net/archive/shows/pottvshowse-2911.html
> >  > Bookmark: http://www.mapinc.org/find?196 (Emery, Marc)
> >  > Bookmark: http://www.mapinc.org/mjcn.htm (Cannabis - Canada)
> >  >
> >  > POT ACTIVIST JAILED
> >  >
> >  > Saskatoon - One of Canada's best-known marijuana activists was
> > sentenced
> >  > Thursday to three months in jail after pleading guilty to
> > trafficking
> > when
> >  > he passed a joint to a supporter last March.
> >  >
> >  > Marc Emery, president of the B.C. Marijuana Party, was charged
> > with
> >  > trafficking after he spoke at a political rally at the University
> > of
> >  > Saskatchewan in March.
> >  >
> >  > Mr. Emery's lawyer said the sentence is too strict for simply
> > passing
> > one
> >  > joint to one person.
> >  >
> >  > "I do have an issue with the length of the sentence," said Leanne
> >
> > Johnson.
> >  > "Three months is a bit of overkill, perhaps, for passing one joint
> > to
> > one
> >  > person."
> >  >
> >  > Outside the courthouse, Mr. Emery said his devotion to marijuana
> > won't
> > change.
> >  >
> >  > "Marijuana is the most beautiful, perfect plant ever put on this
> > earth.
> > I'm
> >  > a great devotee of it and that won't change, no matter what a
> > judge
> > would
> >  > sentence me to."
> >  >
> >  > Marijuana has provided medical benefits to many Canadians, added
> > Mr.
> > Emery,
> >  > who has been a common figure at pro-pot rallies for years.
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >
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