ASA Monthly Newsletters

Feb 052015

ASA Activist Newsletter - Feb 2015

In this Issue:

  • Washington State Lobby Day Draws Hundreds
  • Motion for dismissal for Kettle Falls Five
  • Pediatricians Call for Research, Rescheduling, Access
  • Illinois Announces Scores of Medical Cannabis Permits
  • Israel Holds Cannabis Tech Conference
  • Pomo Nation First Tribe to Grow Medical Cannabis
  • ASA Touts Unity Conference in USA Today Ad
Jan 062015

ASA Activist Newsletter - 2014 Year in Review

ASA’s 2014 Year in Review

  • Federal Ceasefire in Medical Cannabis States
  • States Pass or Implement Cannabis Access Laws
  • ASA Report Reveals Limitations of Current State Laws
  • Landmark Cannabis Business Guidelines Released, Certification Program Launched
  • Federal Supply of Research Cannabis Increased
  • ASA Conference Brings Citizen Lobbyists to Capitol
  • Save $100 - Register for Unity 2015 today!
Dec 032014

ASA Activist Newsletter - Dec 2014 -

In this Issue

  • New Bill to Allow VA Doctors to Recommend
  • Distribution Plans Move Forward in Minnesota, New Hampshire, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Maryland, Rhode Island and Connecticut 
  • Activist Profile: Patrick Seifert, Olympia, Washington
  • ACTION ALERT: Unity 2015
Nov 112014

ASA Activist Newsletter - Nov 2014

In This Issue

  • Vote Medical Marijuana Campaign a Success
  • Chapter Profile: Nevada County ASA Chapter
  • Florida Amendment 2 Garners Strong Majority
  • Cannabis Measures Pass in Oregon, Alaska, DC
  • Federal Court Hears Evidence on Cannabis Classification
  • Seattle Seeks to Close Medical Cannabis Businesses
  • DEA Raids Established LA Dispensary
  • ACTION ALERT: Register Now for Unity 2015!
Oct 122014

ASA Activist Newsletter - Oct 2014

In This Issue

  • New York Wants Federal Waiver for CBD
  • Patients and Industry Win in Nevada
  • Penn. Senate Approves Medical Cannabis Bill
  • Local Measures Dominate California Ballot
  • ASA Unity 2015 Conference
  • Activist Profile: Kelly Sachs, Florida
  • Action Alert:
Sep 042014

ASA Activist Newsletter - Sept 2014

In this Issue:

  • CNN Report on Kettle Falls 5 Airs Tonight
  • ASA Runs Ad about NFL Players
  • California Lobby Day Yields Results
  • DC Empowers Doctors to Decide Eligibility
  • First Connecticut Dispensaries open
  • Action Alert: Plan Your Trip to DC
Aug 052014

ASA Activist Newsletter - August 2014


  • As New York Enacts Bill, ASA Issues Analysis of State Laws
  • National Medical Cannabis Manufacturing Guidelines Issued
  • Landmark House Vote on Medical Cannabis Banking
  • House CBD-Only Bill Introduced
  • Chapter Profile: Michigan ASA
Jul 022014

ASA Activist Newsletter - July 2014


  • Bipartisan Medical Cannabis Measure in Senate
  • Federal Medical Cannabis Defendant Lobbies Senate
  • ASA TV Ads Hit House Members on Vote
  • New York to become 23rd Medical Cannabis State
  • Certification for Businesses in Arizona, New Mexico
  • ACTION ALERT: Contact Your Senators
Jun 062014

ASA Activist Newsletter - June 2014


  • House Votes to Rein in Federal Interference
  • ASA Airs TV Ads Targeting House Members
  • Minnesota Enacts Medical Cannabis Law
  • New Mexico Court Says Insurance Covers Cannabis
  • House Group Seeks End to Research Barrier
  • Federal Supply of Research Cannabis Increased
  • California Senate Passes Medical Cannabis Bill
  • Action Alert: Contact Your U.S. Senators Today!
May 062014

ASA Activist Newsletter - May 2014 - Americans for Safe Access


  • Maryland Becomes 21st Medical Cannabis State
  • ASA Conference Brings Citizen Lobbyists to Capitol
  • Tracks Votes in Congress
  • Five Patients in Washington Face Federal Trial
  • ASA Activist Profile: Seth Greene
  • Spring Membership Perks!
  • In Memoriam: George Vogel
  • ACTION ALERT: How Did Your Rep Vote on VA Access?