WAMM March for Medical Marijuana

The Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Marijuana, supporting organizations and the community at large sponsored the WAMM March for Medical Marijuana on Saturday, July 16, 2005 at 12 noon on the Pacific Garden Mall, in downtown Santa Cruz.

Hundreds of people marched and rolled on Pacific Ave. and over to Santa Cruz City Hall in a demonstration of community solidarity opposing the recent decision of the Supreme Court and of Congress that leaves sick and dying Californians vulnerable to persecution from the federal government.

In a symbolic act of compassionate access, WAMM patient members led the march holding live cannabis plants. This solemn event honored the 154 WAMM members who have died since WAMM’s inception in 1993.

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Call for Vigils to Honor Steve McWilliams

MEDICAL MARIJUANA PATIENT AND PROVIDER, IN MENTAL AND PHYSICAL PAIN, TAKES LIFE

DEA Raids Several SF Medical Marijuana Dispensary Coops

19 INDIVIDUALS CHARGED WITH CONSPIRACY TO GROW AND TRAFFIC OVER 1,000 MARIJUANA PLANTS OVER 4-YEAR PERIOD

Vigils and Protests Held Statewide to Protest Overturning of Raich Decision

MEDICAL MARIJUANA ACTIVISTS ADVOCATE FOR CONGRESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT, PREVENTION OF UNNECESSARY DEATHS

Supreme Court Overturns 9th Circuit Decision in Favor of Medical Marijuana

FEDS STILL CAN ARREST FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA, COURT SAYS CONGRESS WOULD REGULATE INTERSTATE MARKETS FOR MMJ

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Crossposted at Santa Cruz Indymedia: Part I, Part II & Part III.

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