ASA in the News
Elaine O\'Connor, Vancouver Province
Pot activist Brian Carlisle had his medical marijuana seized by the Abbotsford police.
John Zicconi , Times Argus
MONTPELIER – A marijuana advocacy group on Monday began offering financial assistance to low-income Vermonters who cannot afford to register for the state's new medical-marijuana program.
Scott Schwebke, Montrose Daily Press
MONTROSE - A Montrose County Sheriff's Office detective says he favors changing a state law that prohibits police from knowing ahead of time who is entitled to grow medical marijuana.
Amy Ettinger, Santa Cruz Sentinel
Breakfast at the Compassion Flower Inn isn’t always 'mellow.' When Ray Manzarek, keyboardist for The Doors, stayed there two weeks ago he argued that the minimum voting age should be raised to 35.
It’s not unusual for guests at the 'bed, bud and breakfast' to debate politics into the early afternoon, but it’s caffeine that fuels the morning conversation.
'Pot isn’t what drives the topics,' says co-owner Andrea Tischler.