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Peace for Patients

Peace for Patients

Nov 20, 2013

END THE WAR ON MEDICAL CANNABIS

ASA’s Legal Site

This section provides patients, attorneys, and pro se defendants with legal resources, including information on: how to become a patient…

ASA’s Raid Response

When ASA is alerted by the community that a raid is progress, all ASA staff stop their work and turn their attention to the encounter and begin the following steps: Click Here to Report a...

Court Support

Are you – or a patient you know of – being victimized by the fierce fight against local medical marijuana laws?  If so, we care – and we want to help.  Here’s our court calender in case you do too. Use the form below to provide us with details about the case – and we’ll contact you as soon as we review it. Your...

San Diego Medical Marijuana Patients Beware

San Diego Medical Marijuana Patients Beware

Nov 12, 2013

San Diego Medical Marijuana Patients Beware By: Eugene Davidovich, Chapter Coordinator, San Diego Americans for Safe Access The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) has re-launched a massive eradication effort against dispensaries, collective cultivation efforts, and medical marijuana patients. Those using cannabis with a doctor’s recommendation are not safe...

San Diego ASA November Chapter Meeting

San Diego ASA November Chapter Meeting

Nov 11, 2013

Join the San Diego Chapter of Americans for Safe Access on Tuesday, November 12th from 7-9pm at Giovanni’s Restaurant located at 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92123 for the November monthly chapter meeting. At this months meeting we will be joined by candidate for San Diego County District Attorney Robert Brewer who will discuss his campaign and...

San Diego ASA Launches New Website

San Diego ASA Launches New Website

Nov 10, 2013

Tis the season for change. A couple of weeks ago ASA National, our parent organization, released this new website – and after many years of using Google Blogger the local ASA Advisory Board also made the decision a few months ago to upgrade our web presence to a more flexible platform. Going forward we expect to continue providing the most up-to-date...

November Chapter Meeting San Diego Americans for Safe Access

November Chapter Meeting San Diego Americans for Safe Access

Nov 7, 2013

Join the San Diego Chapter of Americans for Safe Access on Tuesday, November 12th from 7-9pm at Giovanni’s Restaurant located at 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92123 for the November monthly chapter meeting. At this months meeting we will be joined by candidate for San Diego County District Attorney Robert Brewer who will discuss his campaign and...

Medical Marijuana Patient and Provider Jovan Jackson Found Guilty, Headed for Immediate Appeal

Medical Marijuana Patient and Provider Jovan Jackson Found Guilty, Headed for Immediate Appeal

Nov 5, 2013

by Terrie Best Monday, November 4 – In the retrial of San Diego medical cannabis patient and provider Jovan Jackson, the jury on Monday returned guilty verdicts on charges of possession, possession for sale and sale of cannabis. This marks Jackson’s second conviction stemming from a 2009 raid that happened soon after he was acquitted of similar...

Daily Updates From Jovan Jackson Medical Marijuana Trial

Daily Updates From Jovan Jackson Medical Marijuana Trial

Nov 2, 2013

  By Terrie Best – San Diego Americans for Safe Access Court Support Coordinator Background: Jovan Jackson is a Navy veteran and a directing member of Answerdam, a  San Diego medical cannabis collective twice raided in previous years which resulted in two different criminal trials for Jovan. The first of Jovan’s trials stemmed from a raid in 2008 and...