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ASA NC offers $500 reward to catch the NSJ Water Thief

GRASS VALLEY, CA, AUGUST 6, 2014  Americans for Safe Access – Nevada County is offering a $500 reward for the arrest and conviction of the North San Juan water thief.  The reward was offered by an ASA member who was rightfully outraged by the theft of water from the Grizzly Hill School, the North San […]

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US Congress Votes to End Federal Medical Marijuana Raids

WASHINGTON, DC — By a 219-189 vote, on May 29th the congress of the United States of America voted to end federal raids on medical marijuana patients and caregivers in compliance with state laws.The amendment specifically would stop the Department of Justice, including the DEA, from spending funds to prevent states from implementing their own medical […]

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The History of Prohibition, Pt 10

 Prohibition RepealedTwo years after Al Capone was sentenced to 11 years in Federal prison (only one year of his sentence was for bootlegging), alcohol prohibition was repealed. The Noble Experiment failed at every level. It neither curtailed drinking nor did it reduce alcoholism. It didn’t end poverty, and it certainly didn’t end crime as proponents […]

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The History of Prohibition, Pt 11

The Rise of the Corporate State The ink had barely dried on the newly enacted Twenty-first Amendment before a well executed plan was hatched to replace alcohol prohibition with a ban on another substance.  This time “reformers” set their sights on the deadly scourge marijuana.  The only problem was that virtually no one outside of jazz […]

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