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April 18, 2013

The American Cultivator: Missing the Boat: Wisconsin Says, “Don’t Come Here”

Posted by Gary Storck
Thursday, April 18, 2013

Here is an OPED I wrote that was published in the American Cultivator detailing the sorry state of affairs for cannabis consumers residing in or visiting the Badger State.

The American Cultivator: Missing the Boat: Wisconsin Says, “Don’t Come Here”

By Gary Storck

Wisconsin’s failure to recognize the changing times by passing a medical cannabis law or even decriminalizing possession of small amounts of cannabis has led to a growing exodus from the state.

How did we get into this mess? Why is there such a big gap between legalization in Washington State and Colorado, and Wisconsin’s draconian pot laws, laws that kill tourism and send our citizens out of state to treat their illnesses?

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April 10, 2013

Madison NORML Examiner: Pot Policy Panel and 420 Festival among April 20 events in Madison

Posted by Gary Storck
Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Here is an update on what is happening this April 20th in Madison.

Pot Policy Panel and 420 Festival among April 20 events in Madison

On April 20, Madison Wisconsin, long a beacon of cannabis tolerance, will be hosting an array of events celebrating what has become the annual holiday dedicated to cannabis around the world.

At 3:00 p.m. on 4/20, there will be a panel discussion, "Pot Policy and Drug Peace," at the Isthmus Green Day event at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in downtown Madison two blocks from the Capitol on MLK Blvd.

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