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Pot-smoking reverend’s case continues

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

The Bracebridge Examiner Photo by Matthew Sitler POT PLEA. Michel Ethier, 52, lights up after his Bracebridge court appearance on Monday. As a reverend with the Church of the Universe, Ethier believes marijuana is a sacred herb and a church sacrament. Ethier’s trial date for possession of marijuana has been set for Feb. 11, [...]

Hemp Hubbub in Oregon

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Hemp Hubbub in Oregon By David Steves, The Register-Guard – Wednesday, July 22 2009 Oregon is about to become the first Western state to permit its farmers to grow industrial hemp. But there are a couple of problems to be confronted before Oregon becomes a Hemptopia by the Pacific: It’s still an illegal crop, [...]