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EMail to Senator Pierre Claude Nolin

Thursday, May 30th, 2002

To: Senator Pierre Claude Nolin <> From: Ted Smith <> Date: Mon, 26 May 2002 16:32:20 -0700 Subject: Correspondence Regarding Discussion Paper on Cannabis Sir, Your work to-date on this issue has been timely, providing a catalyst for change in Canadian drug policy. Many people greatly appreciate the efforts you have made to listen to [...]

Medical Marijuana Awareness Day on the Sunshine Coast

Wednesday, May 29th, 2002

By FlashGordon Submitted 2002.04.22 On the Landale ferry Flash and his stoner vixen photographer wife, Jill, were already excited, as they puffed Flash’s last pinner of Shwagg in the hospital green solarium on the upper most deck, about the Sunshine Coast Wellness Collective’s Medical Marijuana Awareness Day they had been invited to attend by drug [...]

1997 Letter to Victoria Chief of Police

Tuesday, May 28th, 2002

By Ted Smith Founder, Victoria’s Hempology 101 Society March 19, 1997 Dear Doug Richardson    Your quick response to my letter is much appreciated and I apologize for replying so slowly, but such things require the utmost patience and careful attention. I welcome the opportunity to further explain my activities as president of Victoria’s Hempology [...]

Letter to Anne McLellan

Monday, May 27th, 2002

By Ted Smith Head Consultant, Victoria’s Hempology 101 Society Monday, May 27, 2002 Madam,    Recent events in Victoria compel me to address you with certain concerns and ideas regarding the cannabis laws, particularily the medicinal use of this herb.    This letter is a formal request from the Cannabis Buyers’ Clubs of Canada headquarters [...]

Woman sufferer joins marijuana suit

Thursday, May 23rd, 2002

By Beverly Ware, The Daily News A Nova Scotia woman with multiple sclerosis has joined six Ontarians in suing the federal government for access to marijuana. Debbie Stultz-Giffin of Bridgetown, Annapolis Co., wants a court to order Ottawa to distribute more than 250 kilograms of dope grown by Health Canada in Manitoba.

Pot supplier disputes quality complaint from health minister

Thursday, May 16th, 2002

From the TIMES COLONIST Thursday, May 16, 2002 By Janice Tibbetts (Southham Newspapers) OTTAWA – The company that’s growing Canada’s official marijuana supply says the weed has turned out to be too potent. The marijuana is not bad – the problem is that it’s too good, Prairie Plant Systems said in a letter Wednesday to [...]

Senators Reveal Truth About Cannabis

Wednesday, May 15th, 2002

By Ted Smith Founder, Victoria’s Hempology 101 Society Advocates for cannabis legalization were very pleased with the Senate Special Committee on Illegal Drugs yesterday in a public forum intended to discuss the recently released interim report titled “Discussion Paper on Cannabis”. Though not printed on hemp, the report clearly shows that consuming high quality cannabis [...]

Presentation to the Senate Special Committee on Illegal Drugs

Wednesday, May 15th, 2002

By Alan Randell Victoria, B.C. (250) 721-0356 My name is Alan Randell and this is my wife, Eleanor. Good afternoon and thank you for allowing us to speak to you today. Today I want to tell you about our youngest son, Peter Randell.

Still no decision on the business license

Wednesday, May 15th, 2002

By Eric & Marlene Young To: Art Vanden Berg, City Councillor City Of Victoria Victoria, BC Dear Art Vanden Berg: RE: Ted’s Books Item #6 under Hearings @ 8:00 p.m. March 28, 2002 Eric is 38 years old and was diagnosed in 1996 with multiple sclerosis (MS). Eric has been procured medicine from the Cannabis [...]

Smoke signals from the coast

Wednesday, May 15th, 2002

From the VICTORIA NEWS Wednesday, May 15th, 2002 by Brian Dryden (Victoria News staff) Leave it to cantankerous former Brian Mulroney-era cabinet minister Pat Carney to let a well-kept B.C. secret out of the bag every now and then.

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