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Elocution to federal judge on Philly marijuana protests

Elocution to federal judge on Philly marijuana protests

Sections read by my attorney in parentheses – sections cut and not read in court indicated by *** ….all else was read aloud and  appeared in official court transcript Chris Goldstein: Notes for Elocution to Judge Jacob Hart – Sentencing hearing 3/26/14 Your honor, despite…

PhillyNORML: Testimony to City Council on marijuana decrim

PhillyNORML: Testimony to City Council on marijuana decrim

To the City Council Law and Government Committee June 9, 2014 ### Good afternoon honorable members of City Council. My name is Chris Goldstein and I represent the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana laws, known as PhillyNORML. We have…

PhillyNORML Taking Part in Marijuana Legalization Forum Hosted by Sen. Tony Williams

PhillyNORML Taking Part in Marijuana Legalization Forum Hosted by Sen. Tony Williams

When: Saturday June 14th, 2014 – 9:30 a.m. (registration), 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (forum) Where: Fitts Auditorium, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 3501 Sansom St., Philadelphia Who: Senator Anthony Williams, Advocates and opponents to marijuana legalization With the Pennsylvania General Assembly moving forward on…

Senate Law and Justice Committee to Hold Second Senate Bill 1182 Hearing

Senate Law and Justice Committee to Hold Second Senate Bill 1182 Hearing

Earlier today, Senator McIlhinney announced that the PA Senate Law and Justice Committee will be hosting a second hearing on Senators Folmer and Leach’s medical marijuana bill SB1182. Testimony from the first hearing was streamed online and is still available to watch. The second hearing…

Action Alert – Help move HB1181 medical marijuana bill in the Pennsylvania House!

Action Alert – Help move HB1181 medical marijuana bill in the Pennsylvania House!

House Bill 1181, the Raymond Shafer Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act, currently sits in the House Health committee. Representative Matt Baker (R – Tioga County) sits as the chairman to this committee. Starting on Monday April 28th, we’re asking you to call Baker’s offices and…

Video From 3/10 City Council Hearing on Ending Mandatory Custodial Arrests for Marijuana Possession

Watch the full video below above! The Philadelphia City Council posted video from our hearing in the Law and Government committee on March 10th. The bill discussed would end mandatory custodial arrests for possession of small amounts of marijuana in the vast majority of cases.…