Pages tagged "San Diego Americans for Safe Access"

San Diego's Higher Love Cooperative Sentenced to Summary Probation for Manufacturing Medical Marijuana Concentrates

| June 24, 2014 |

San Diego, CA – Three medical cannabis patient defendants were sentenced on felony manufacturing and possession charges after butane canisters and hash oil were discovered in their home - the friends were free to go yesterday when the judge sentenced them...

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Update: Victory for Defendants in Two Medical Marijuana Cases

| April 16, 2014 |

San Diego, CA – Over a handful of weeks three state legal medical cannabis patient defendants have had charges dropped against them in two different courts.  Congratulations to Andrew Turner and his attorney, Mark Bluemel and Daniel Gregg with co-defendant, Donna...

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Update: Jovan Jackson Case

| December 18, 2013 |

In a significant loss for San Diego District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, Jovan Jackson, a medical cannabis patient and former Answerdam Collective Operator, will serve only three years probation and a handful of months in a work furlough program in lieu...

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Fight on Jovan! Support our Veterans.

| December 12, 2013 |

Jovan Jackson has fought a long and very hard battle in San Diego court for medical cannabis freedom. After a third trial concluded unfavorably in early November, he will now be sentenced at a hearing this Friday, December 13th.  Jovan’s regrettable...

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San Diego Medical Marijuana Patients Beware

| November 19, 2013 |

 The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) has re-launched a massive eradication effort against dispensaries, collective cultivation efforts, and medical marijuana patients. Those using cannabis with a doctor’s recommendation are not safe from the very law enforcement that’s supposed to protect...

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Medical Marijuana Patient and Provider Jovan Jackson Found Guilty, Headed for Immediate Appeal

| November 05, 2013 |

Monday, November 4 - In the retrial of San Diego medical cannabis patient and provider Jovan Jackson, the jury on Monday returned guilty verdicts on charges of possession, possession for sale and sale of cannabis. This marks Jackson's second conviction...

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Jovan Jackson Medical Marijuana Trial - Day 6

| November 02, 2013 |

Friday, November 1 -- Jovan Jackson supporters were treated to some high drama in the courtroom today as the prosecutor, San Diego Deputy District Attorney Chris Lindberg, called Robert Asfari, a former employee of a financial firm named The Renaldi...

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Jovan Jackson Medical Marijuana Trial - Day 5

| November 01, 2013 |

Thursday, Oct 31 - Day 5 of the third Jovan Jackson trial in San Diego. At 9:00AM this morning, defense counsel Lance Rogers brought a motion to dismiss the case against Jackson, arguing that the prosecutor, San Diego Deputy District...

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Jovan Jackson Medical Marijuana Trial - Days 3 and 4

| October 31, 2013 |

Tuesday, October 29 -- Day 3 of Jovan Jackson's third state medical cannabis trial in San Diego, California, Deputy District Attorney Chris Lindberg, the prosecutor through the last two trials, continued his questioning of a witness for the prosecution, ex-IRS...

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Another Medical Marijuana Defendant Being Bullied to Plead Guilty by Department of Justice

| October 21, 2013 |

San Diego CA - Just days after legal cannabis patient RonnieChang’s federal incarceration came to an end freeing him to return to his elderly mother, Crispin Price sits in court with his attorney, federal defender, Bridget Kennedy and hopes he will not have...

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