Legal Discussion & Topics
July 30, 2017

What the Past 7 Years Has Taught Us About Pot

For the past seven years, I have worked as a contributor to this website. It has been exhausting and slowly turned a passion into a chore. The medical […]
July 7, 2017

Oakland County Drops Criminal Charges Against Clinical Relief Dispensary

Prosecutor dismisses criminal charges against dispensary operators from 2010 arrests. Pontiac, MI- Oakland County Judge Daniel P. Obrien dismissed criminal charges against five defendants connected to […]
May 11, 2017

AUDIO: Police Purchase at a Legal Dispensary

When Clinical Relief, a Ferndale, MI dispensary, opened it’s doors to patients in the summer of 2010 the clinic was celebrated by residents, welcomed by city […]
April 2, 2017

What Happens When You Run Government Like A Business

Many people, including our President Trump, believe that government should be run like a business. Certainly, there is a lot we can take from the private […]
March 13, 2017

Arrested for decriminalized possession

There are a couple of troubling patterns in US drug arrests. For one, though marijuana has been decriminalized in much of the USA, marijuana arrest rates […]
February 23, 2017

Police Use Drones To Target Growers

Policy within policing is a trend towards some form of medical or legalization but with the force of regulation. Their next enemy? The home growers. During […]
February 15, 2017

Medical patient confronts attacker

[VIDEO] A legal medical patient and provider, Don Koshmider confronts police officer involved in bringing multiple felony charges now pending against Mr. Koshmider.
February 12, 2017

Do Employee Drug Tests Violate HIPAA Privacy Laws?

There are all kinds of laws, statutes, regulations and ordinances on the books in America. Too many in fact. Some are good, some are bad, and […]
February 10, 2017

[AUDIO] As Adults Legally Smoke Pot In Colorado, More Minority Kids Arrested For It

Marijuana is legal in Colorado — as long as you’re 21 or older. It’s still illegal for kids to possess, so juveniles are coming to dominate […]
February 6, 2017

The Real Threat of Pot Legalization

So, we all live in a post-criminalization world. Great. What could go wrong? Picture this, in Michigan, my home state there are currently over 20,000 pot […]
February 5, 2017

Scenes From The Courtroom

The courtroom was brown and rich; wood veneer was polished and an Irish family-crested flag marked the heritage of a lonely judge. From the pews, visitors […]
January 29, 2017

Federal Government: No Guns For Patients, We Really Mean It

Question 11(e) on Form 4473 asks the gun buyer if they are “an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana … or any other controlled substance?” Last […]