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Cannabis in Canada: References Pages 81-100

PAGE 81 - Da Kine cannabis shop. Don Briere. Marijuana mail-order.

• Carol Gwilt
Video: Trip: The BC Bud Chronicles Carol Gwilt interview, October 29, 2006
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YCERPVTTO9o

• CTV news broke
Article: CTV Campaign Against Da Kine Produces Showy Police Raid, by Stoke, Cannabis Culture, September 10, 2004
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20040911160452/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/3990.html

• guns in Afghanistan
Article: BC Bud Buys Guns For Afghans, Vancouver Sun, August 23, 2008
http://www.rave.ca/en/news_info/134071/canada/

• re-opened the next day
Article: Vancouver pot shop re-opens after raid, by Brooke Thorsteinson and Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, September 16, 2004
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2004/09/16/3995

• soon arrested again
Article: Vancouver cannabis crackdown, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, October 8, 2004
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20041012085644/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4018.html

• sentenced to 15 months
Article: Medical Marijuana Exemptee Carol Gwilt Granted Parole - Out of Prison April 2nd, by CC Staff, Cannabis Culture, March 29 2007
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20120926134333/%20http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4918.html

• sentenced to 2.5 years
Article: Jail behind him, pot pioneer back in business, by Ian Mulgrew, Vancouver Sun, June 28, 2012
http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Mulgrew+Jail+behind+pioneer+back+business/6851833/story.html

• "Every law to do with"
Article: Owner Says Cannabis Laws Should Be Done Away With, by Jeremy Hainsworth, Canadian Press, September 2, 2004
http://www.cannabisnews.com/news/19/thread19425.shtml.old

• Bud Buddy
Website: Bud Buddy
http://budbuddy.biz

• Bud Buddy
Article: Post Office Won't Police Pot By Mail, Canadian press, Toronto Sun, September 20, 2004
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v04/n1345/a08.html

• Other mail-order companies: 81-10
Article: Marijuana mail-order, by Bianca Sind, Cannabis Culture, June 2, 2011
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20140824092929/http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2011/06/02/Marijuana-mail-order

PAGE 82 - Tommy Chong bong bust, trial. Nine months in prison.

• stoner character Leo
Wikipedia: Leo That '70s Show
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_(That_'70s_Show)

• called Nice Dreams
Article: Operation Pipe Dream: 10 Years Later, 420 Times Staff, February 22, 2013 http://the420times.com/2013/02/operation-pipe-dream-10-years-later/

• Pennsylvania strict laws
Article: Bong shops under attack!, by Reverend Damuzi and Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture #43, May 20, 2003
http://cannabisculture.com/articles/2929.html

• tried to order bongs, agents from Pittsburgh
Book: The Five Rights of the Individual, by Philip Schuyler, iUniverse, Jun 8, 2012
https://books.google.ca/books?id=jVeRQfcUB7YC&pg=PA73

• police threatened
Article: Tommy Chong Speaks From Behind Bars, TheBakersfieldChannel.com, October 22, 2003
http://cannabisnews.com/news/17/thread17642.shtml

• she said that
Article: Tommy Chong goes to jail, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, April 5, 2004
https://web.archive.org/web/20141204003749/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/3264.html

• served nine months
Article: Tommy Chong released from prison, by Brooke Thorsteinson, Cannabis Culture, November 3 2004
https://web.archive.org/web/20130104133757/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4028.html

PAGE 83 - Tommy Chong's activism, supports Emery, joins NDP.

• Pipe Dreams & Head Hunter
News Release: Operations Pipe Dreams And Headhunter Put Illegal Drug Paraphernalia Sellers Out Of Business, US DEA, February 24, 2003
http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr022403.html

• a/k/a Tommy Chong
Movie: Aka Tommy Chong, Directed by Josh Gilbert, 2007
https://www.amazon.com/AKA-Tommy-Chong-Josh-Gilbert/dp/B002LIMGJC/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1482122615&sr=8-1&keywords=aka+tommy+chong

• Chong usually wore: 83-3
Article: Tommy Chong sports Free Marc Emery t-shirt everywhere, by P.M. Jaworski, Western Standard, November 24, 2009
http://westernstandard.blogs.com/shotgun/2009/11/tommy-chong-sports-free-marc-emery-tshirt-everywhere.html

• Get It Legal
Article: Cheech and Chong Get It Legalized, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, January 14, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/01/14/Cheech-and-Chong-Get-It-Legalized

• promote policy change
Article: Cheech & Chong To Get It Legal, by Jay Smith, Pollstar, November 16, 2009
http://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=698000

• Chong joined the NDP
Article: Tommy Chong endorses Dana Larsen for NDP leader, by Bethany Lundsay, CTV News, January 4, 2011 http://bc.ctvnews.ca/tommy-chong-endorses-dana-larsen-for-ndp-leader-1.592199

• to support activist
Video: Tommy Chong joins BC NDP to support Dana Larsen, Pot-TV, January 4, 2011 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xzawp2RpJ0Y

• win the leadership
Website: Vote Dana
http://votedana.ca

• successfully treated it
Article: Tommy Chong says hemp oil helped him beat cancer, by John R. Kennedy, Global News, May 14, 2013
http://globalnews.ca/news/560193/tommy-chong-says-hemp-oil-helped-him-beat-cancer/

PAGE 84 - David Malmo-Levine. The Herb School. Six months jail.

• The Herb School
Website: The Herb School
http://theherbschool.tripod.com

• Herb Museum
Website: Herb Museum
http://www.herbmuseum.ca

• Vancouver School
Article: The Vancouver School of Drug War History and Organic Cultivation, Herb School
http://theherbschool.tripod.com

• Drug War History Tours
Article: Drug war history tour, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture #54, April 25, 2005
http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4183.html

• tour trivia question
Article: David vs. Goliath, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, October 5, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/david-vs-goliath

• Herb School was raided
Article: Vancouver Police Raid The Herb School and Arrest Activist David Malmo-Levine, by Jodie Emery, Cannabis Culture, February 20, 2008
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20080226053206/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/5163.html

• David plead guilty
Article: Last chance to help keep me out of jail!, by David Malmo-Levine, Cannabis Culture, September 14, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/blogs/2009/09/14/Last-chance-help-keep-me-out-jail

• six month sentence
Article: Vancouver Pot Activist David Malmo-Levine To Be Sentenced, Cannabis Culture, September 30, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/vancouver-pot-activist-david-malmo-levine-be-sentenced

• He was released, "the Herb School was..."
Article: Pot Activist Hopes to Resurrect Museum, by Sandra Thomas, The Vancouver Courier, September 15, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/09/15/Pot-Activist-Hopes-Resurrect-Museum

PAGE 85 - Marc Emery arrest, extradition. "The BC 3."

• arrested Marc Emery
Article: Emery empire raided at request of United States, by Jennifer Garner, Cannabis Culture, July 29 2005
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20050801000614/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4466.html

• sell them pounds
Article: Marc Emery’s not done yet, by Ishmael Daro, Canada.com, June 23, 2014
http://o.canada.com/news/marc-emerys-not-done-yet

• publicly humiliated
Article: Marijuana's martyr: Marc Emery, by Naoibh O'Connor, Vancouver Courier, July 9 2014
http://www.vancourier.com/news/marijuana-s-martyr-marc-emery-1.1199442

• didn't mention seeds
Press Release: Statement from DEA Administrator Karen P. Tandy, US DEA, July 29, 2005
http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr081105.html

• didn't mention seeds
Book: Fatal Distraction: The War on Drugs in the Age of Islamic Terror, by Arnold S. Trebach, Unlimited Publishing, 2006
https://books.google.ca/books?id=a5pC5NZtQcMC&pg=PA356

• didn't mention seeds
Book: Heart of Dankness, by Mark Haskell Smith, Crown/Archetype, 2012
http://books.google.ca/books?id=ltqkl8jnnjEC&pg=PA172

• also facing extradition
Article: No Extradition for the BC3!, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, May 28, 2007
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20070623154032/http://www.cannabisculture.com/noextradition

• Michelle Rainey
Website: Michelle Rainey
http://michellerainey.com

• Greg Williams
Article Archive: Greg Williams, Cannabis Culture
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20141028074027/http://www.cannabisculture.com/category/article-tags/greg-williams

• Heaven's Stairway
Wikipedia: Heaven's Stairway
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heaven's_Stairway

• two years house arrest
Article: No jail time for millionaire marijuana seed seller, by Shuyee Lee, The Examiner, February 27, 2010
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20160321114751/http://www.examiner.com/article/no-jail-time-for-millionaire-marijuana-seed-seller

PAGE 86 - Marc Emery's extradition. Five year prison sentence.

• rejected this option
Article: 'Prince of Pot' says plea deal rejected, by Greg Joyce, Canadian Press, The Star, March 28, 2008
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2008/03/28/prince_of_pot_says_plea_deal_rejected.html

• a five year sentence
Article: Pot activist Marc Emery gets 5 years in US jail, CTV News, September 10, 2010
http://www.ctvnews.ca/pot-activist-marc-emery-gets-5-years-in-u-s-jail-1.551619

• ran columns
Editorial: Persecuting the Prince, by Rodney Venis, Prince George Citizen, Februray 6, 2008
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20080211071300/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/5157.html

• editorials
Editorial: Marc Emery should not be extradited, by National Post editorial board, National Post, March 31, 2008
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20080512024820/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/5178.html

• featured on 60 minutes
Video: The Prince of Pot, 60 Minutes, CBS, March 5, 2006
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JyfG7vtdbxg

• The Prince of Pot
Video: The Prince of Pot, The Lens, CBC Newsworld, 2007
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5n2OY3nqVc&spfreload=10

• a 24-hour vigil
Video: Prince of Pot Prison Vigil, Global News, October 3, 2009
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOr23aRpdNQ

• over 90 cities worldwide
Article: Worldwide Rallies to Free Marc Emery - Saturday, September 18, Cannabis Culture, August 25 2010
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20130605095122/http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/08/20/Worldwide-Rallies-Free-Marc-Emery-Saturday-September-18

• in solitary confinement
Article: Week three: Marc Emery Held in Solitary Confinement, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, June 9, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/06/09/Marc-Emery-Put-Solitary-Confinement-US-Prison-Recording-Podcast

• contracted MRSA
Article: Prince of Pot Marc Emery contracts MRSA in jail, Canadian Press, Globe and Mail, July 11, 2011
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/prince-of-pot-marc-emery-contracts-mrsa-in-jail/article586437/

• play bass guitar
Article: The Interview: Marijuana activists Marc and Jodie Emery, by Jonathon Gatehouse, Maclean's, August 8, 2014
http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/the-interview-marijuana-activists-marc-and-jodie-emery/

• released back to Canada
Article: Prince of Pot Marc Emery returns to Canada after U.S. prison release, by Allison Jones, Canadian Press, The Star, August 12, 2014
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2014/08/12/prince_of_pot_marc_emery_to_return_to_canada_today_after_prison_release.html

PAGE 87 - Michelle Rainey, medicinal advocate, Idea City.

• Michelle Rainey
Website: Michelle Rainey
http://www.michellerainey.com/

• start in the movement
Article: The Sign: Meeting Marc Emery and Getting Involved – Really Involved!, by Michelle Rainey, MichelleRainey.com
http://www.michellerainey.com/mich_activist_bio.php

• "medicinal" t-shirts
Article: Support Michelle's Legacy - Medicinal Cannabis T-Shirts, Michellerainey.com
http://www.michellerainey.com/shop.php

• speaker at Idea City
Speaker: Michelle Rainey, Idea City
http://www.ideacityonline.com/speaker/michelle-rainey/

• speaker at Idea City
Video: Michelle Rainey is remembered by friends, Idea City, 2011
http://www.ideacityonline.com/video/michelle-rainey-ideacity-means/

• Michelle Rainey died
Article: Medical Marijuana Advocate Michelle Rainey Dies From Cancer, by Ian Mulgrew, The Vancouver Sun, October 21, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/10/21/Medical-Marijuana-Advocate-Michelle-Rainey-Dies-Cancer

PAGE 88 - Vancouver 420 event, Toronto Freedom Festival.

• started in California
Article: Mythbusting 420: Its One True Origin (And a Whole Lot of False Ones), by Michael Goldstein, LA Weekly, April 19, 2013
http://www.laweekly.com/news/mythbusting-420-its-one-true-origin-and-a-whole-lot-of-false-ones-4177495

• world's first April 20
Article: The Origins of April 20th as a Day of Celebrating Cannabis, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, April 3, 2013
http://www.cannabisculture.com/blogs/2013/04/02/Origins-April-20th-Day-Celebrating-Cannabis

• weed raffles
http://420rally.ca/about/

Canada’s 4/20 Celebrations To Reach Higher Level in 2012
By Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture on April 20, 2012
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2012/04/20/Canadas-420-Celebrations-Reach-Higher-Level-2012

• safe space for dealers
Article: Cannabis Day 2010: Police Show Respect For Vancouver’s Cannabis Community, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, July 5, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/07/05/Cannabis-Day-2010-Police-Show-Respect-Vancouvers-Cannabis-Community

• hug power
Article: High Society: Hug Power
Monday, May 28 2001
http://www.pot.tv/video/2001/05/28/High-Society-Hug-Power

• over 25,000: 88-6 http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2013/04/19/420-Vancouver-Huge-Marijuana-Protest-and-Farmers-Market-Hits-Art-Gallery-April-20

• cannabis farmers market
Article: Vancouver 4/20 pot rally heaven for vendors, CBC New, April 20, 2013
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/vancouver-4-20-pot-rally-heaven-for-vendors-1.1367300

• Toronto Freedom Festival
Facebook: Toronto Freedom Festival
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Toronto-Freedom-Festival/10685356041

• Global Marijuana March
Wikipedia: Global Marijuana March
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Marijuana_March

• 30,000 people
Article: Pot lovers light up Queen's Park, by Tom Godfrey, Toronto Sun, May 1, 2010
http://www.torontosun.com/news/torontoandgta/2010/05/01/13793986.html

• huge protest march
Website: Toronto Global Marijuana March
http://globalmarijuanamarch.ca

PAGE 89 - Chris Goodwin. Up In Smoke. Hamilton Hash Mob. 

• his mom found, Hamilton's first 4/20, no arrests, raided within 5 days
Personal conversation with Chris Goodwin, Spring 2015

• Up In Smoke
Article: Up In Smoke, by Terry Ott, View Magazine, August 5, 2004
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v04/n1114/a01.html?1150

• Up In Smoke
Article: Pot cafe planned for downtown, by Jennifer Morrison, The Spectator, August 13, 2004
http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/hamiltonspectator/doc/270213648.html

• police visited often
Article: CN ON: Proprietors Promote Pot Peace, by Terry Ott, View Magazine, October 28, 2004
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v04/n1534/a08.html?1150

• police visited often
Article: Cops Should Butt Out, by Terry Ott, View Magazine, September 9, 2004
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v04/n1284/a09.html?1150

• police visited often
Article: Activist Accused Of Trying To Hijack Forum, by Daniel Nolan, Hamilton Spectator, November 12, 2005
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v05/n1772/a09.html?1151

• police visited often
Article: Up In Smoke Cafe is Raided. by Chris Goodwin, Toronto420, July 1, 2005
http://www.toronto420.com/01July05_upinsmoke.html

• Hamilton Hash Mob
Post: Up In Smoke Café Toking Two Years Strong, unveils Hamilton Hash Mob, by Chris Goodwin, Posted 15 July, 2006
http://forums.cannabisculture.com/forums/index.php?/topic/128480-hamilton-hash-mob-vapor-longe/

• 300 joints
Article: Up in Smoke: Pot Users Blaze A Trail, by Gary Yokoyama, Hamilton Spectator, August 22, 2005
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v05/n1373/a03.html?1151

• 4/20 2006
Article: High and Mighty March, by Mary Gazze, Toronto Sun, April 20, 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n496/a08.html

• 4/20 2006
Article: Toking Up In Steeltown, by Jack Boland, Toronto Sun, April 21, 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n495/a04.html

• was raided
Article: Hamilton Cops Use Brute Force in Up In Smoke Cafe Raid, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, April 21 2006
https://web.archive.org/web/20060501160645/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4732.html

• 118 days in jail
Post: Chris Goodwin Out Of Prison!, by BongPixie and Chris Goodwin, Cannabis Culture Forums, November 7, 2006
http://forums.cannabisculture.com/forums/index.php?/topic/132966-goodsterchris-goodwin-out-of-prison/page-2

• Up In Smoke shut down
Article: Up In Smoke Cafe and Arrests, by Marc and Jodie Emery, Cannabis Culture, July 27, 2006
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2006/07/27/4795

• Vapor Central
Website: Vapor Central
www.vaporcentral.com

Article: Why does activist risk his marriage, livelihood, liberty?, by Susan Clairmont, The Hamilton Spectator, July 20, 2006
http://boards.cannabis.com/threads/why-does-activist-risk-his-marriage-livelihood-liberty.74936/

PAGE 90 - Stephen Harper. Mandatory minimum sentences.

• mandatory minimums
Public Prosecution Service of Canada Deskbook, Guideline of the Director Issued under Section 3(3)(c) of the Director of Public Prosecutions Act, 6.2 Mandatory Minimum Penalties for Particular Drug Offences under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, March 1, 2014
http://www.ppsc-sppc.gc.ca/eng/pub/fpsd-sfpg/fps-sfp/tpd/p6/ch02.html#section_5

• mandatory minimums
Library of Parliament: 41st Parliament, 1st Session, Legislative Summary of Bill C-10
http://www.parl.gc.ca/About/Parliament/LegislativeSummaries/bills_ls.asp?ls=c10-04&Parl=41&Ses=1

• NDP fought against
Article: NDP tactics in Commons stall final vote on Conservative omnibus crime bill, by Bruce Cheadle, Canadian Press, The Star, March 8, 2012
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2012/03/08/ndp_tactics_in_commons_stall_final_vote_on_conservative_omnibus_crime_bill.html

• voted for it
House of Commons: Vote No. 82, 40th Parliament, 2nd Session, Sitting No. 70, June 8, 2009
http://www.parl.gc.ca/HouseChamberBusiness/ChamberVoteDetail.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&Parl=41&Ses=1&Vote=82&GroupBy=party&FltrParl=40&FltrSes=2

• came into force
Article: Worries grow over mandatory minimum sentences for drug offences, by Kim MacKrael, the Globe and Mail, November 12, 2012
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/worries-grow-over-mandatory-minimum-sentences-for-drug-offences/article5226137/

• National Post newspaper
Article: The largest expansion of prison building since the 1930s, by Kathryn Blaze Carlson, National Post, September 24, 2011
http://news.nationalpost.com/2011/09/24/the-largest-expansion-of-prison-building-since-the-1930s/

• by over 30%
Paper: The Enforcement Of Marijuana Possession Offences in British Columbia: A Blueprint for Change, by Neil Boyd, School of Criminology, Simon Fraser Unviersity, February 2013
http://neilboyd.net/articles/Blueprint%20for%20Change.pdf

• In 2011
Statistics Canada: Juristat, Police-reported crime statistics in Canada, Table 4, Police-reported crime for selected offences, Canada, 2010 and 2011
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/85-002-x/2012001/article/11692/tbl/tbl04-eng.htm

• 61,406 Canadians
Article: Canada’s crime rate at lowest level since 1972, by Oliver Moore, The Globe and Mail, July 24, 2012
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/canadas-crime-rate-at-lowest-level-since-1972/article4437181/

PAGE 91 - New medical cannabis system. Matt Mernagh's activism.

• announced changes
Article: Sign The Petition: Say NO to Health Canada’s Changes to Medical Marijuana, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, July 13, 2011
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2011/07/13/Sign-Petition-Say-NO-Health-Canadas-Changes-Medical-Marijuana

• revoking all permits
Article: Conservatives To Bar Medical Marijuana Users From Growing Their Own Pot, Vancouver Sun, June 17, 2011
http://www.rave.ca/en/news_info/227913/canada/

• mail-order only
Article: BC government and fed disagree on the Conservatives' new rules for medicinal marijuana, by Travis Lupick, Georgia Straight, October 4, 2013
http://www.straight.com/news/498916/bc-and-federal-governments-disagree-new-rules-medicinal-marijuana

• kitty litter
Article: Destroy banned marijuana by mixing it with water, cat litter: Health Canada, Canadian Press, The Star, January 13, 2014
http://www.thestar.com/life/2014/01/13/destroy_banned_marijuana_by_mixing_it_with_water_cat_litter_health_canada.html

• kitty litter
Article: Brutal press release from Health Canada shows their disdain for cannabis medicines and patients in need, by Dana Larsen, Vancouver Sun, March 14, 2014
http://blogs.vancouversun.com/2014/03/14/brutal-press-release-from-health-canada-shows-their-disdain-for-cannabis-medicines-and-patients-in-need/

• arrested in 2008
Article: Meet the Man Who Almost Made Weed Legal in Canada, by Patrick McGuire, Vice, September 27 2013
http://www.vice.com/en_ca/read/meet-the-man-who-almost-made-weed-legal-in-canada

• Ontario Superior Court
Article: Ontario Judge Rules Canada’s Marijuana Laws Unconstitutional, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, April 13, 2011
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2011/04/13/Ontario-Judge-Rules-Canadas-Marijuana-Laws-Unconstitutional

• overturned the decision
Article: Mernagh Loses Bad: Appeal court overturns inaccessibility ruling, by Al Graham, April 13, 2013
http://cannabisdigest.ca/mernaghlosesbad/

• The Mernahuana Zone
Website: Mernahuana Zone
http://www.pot.tv/category/Mernahuana-Zone

• Marijuana Smoker’s Guidebook
Book: Marijuana Smoker's Guidebook: The Easy Way to Identify and Enjoy Marijuana Strains, by Matt Mernagh, Green Candy Press, 2013
http://www.amazon.ca/Marijuana-Smokers-Guidebook-Identify-Strains/dp/1937866068

• Mayor of Toronto
Website: Mernagh for Mayor
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20140304011841/http://mernagh4mayor.ca

PAGE 92 - Vapor lounges and dispensaries proliferate.

• BOB Headquarters
Website: BOB Headquarters
https://www.bobhq.com

• HBI Canada
Website: HBI Canada
http://www.hbicanada.com/

• Chads 420
Website: Chads 420
www.chads420.ca

• first medical dispensary
Website: BC Compassion Club Society
http://bcccs.org

• first medical dispensary
Article: Senators Pay a Visit To The Compassion Club, by Glenn Bohn, Vancouver Sun, November 9 2001
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v01/n1886/a02.html

• a third dispensary
Website: Vancouver Dispensary Society
http://cannabisdispensary.ca

• a third dispensary
Article: A Bright Green Spot in the Economy, by Ian Mulgrew, Vancouver Sun, November 15, 2008
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v08/n1039/a09.html

• Burnaby
Article: Burnaby medical marijuana dispensary raided by police Thursday, by Janaya Fuller-Evans and Kelly Sinoski, Burnaby Now/Vancouver Sun, July 29 2011
http://www.burnabynow.com/news/burnaby-medical-marijuana-dispensary-raided-by-police-thursday-1.408344

• Langley
Article: Councillor concern led to dispensary raid, by Dan Ferguson, Langley Times, August 1 2011
http://www.langleytimes.com/news/126418468.html

• Comox
Article: 'It's only a plant,' says Courtenay man filing Charter challenge against marijuana trafficking charge, Comox Valley Record, July 29, 2012
http://www.comoxvalleyrecord.com/news/163066526.html

• Chilliwack
Article: B.C. Mounties bust unlicensed marijuana dispensary, by Carrie Swiggum, CTV News, June 23 2011
http://bc.ctvnews.ca/b-c-mounties-bust-unlicensed-marijuana-dispensary-1.661254

• raided and shut down
Article: RCMP Raid Four BC Clubs, by Kyla Williams, Cannabis Digest, October 16, 2011
http://cannabisdigest.ca/rcmp-raid-four-bc-clubs/

• C.A.M.C.D.
Website: Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries
http://camcd.ca

• raided in Montreal
Article:Quebec Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Raided, Arrests Planned, by Beyond Prohibition Foundation, Cannabis Culture, June 3, 2010
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/06/03/Medical-Marijuana-Clubs-Raided-Quebec

• Montreal Compassion Centre
Website: Club Compassion
www.clubcompassion.org

• Cannabis Culture Headquarters
Website: Cannabis Culture Store
http://ccstore.cannabisculture.com

• Vapor Central
Website: Vapor Central
www.vaporcentral.com

• Vape on the Lake
Website: Vape on the Lake
www.vapeonthelake.com

• Treating Yourself Magazine
Website: Treating Yourself Magazine
http://web.archive.org/web/20131010023637/http://www.treatingyourself.org/

• Treating Yourself Expo
Article: Treating Yourself Expo 2013 in Photos, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, May 31, 2013
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2013/05/31/Treating-Yourself-Expo-2013-Photos

• new organizers Champs
Article: Champs Canada 2014: Country's Largest Marijuana Expo Under New Management, by Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, June 1 2014
http://web.archive.org/web/20140605180025/http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2014/06/01/Champs-Canada-2014-Countrys-Largest-Marijuana-Expo-Under-New-Management

PAGE 93 - Watermelon, cannabis baker, model, advocate.

• "That beach is"
Article: Watermelon's Stoner's Extravaganja!, by John Flash Gordon, Cannabis Culture, January 12, 2005
http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4133.html

• arrested on Wreck Beach
Article: Watermelon Versus The World, by Alexendra Gill, Globe and Mail, October 30 2001
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v01/n1856/a05.html

• arrested on Wreck Beach
Article: Where Capitalism Doesn't Wear Any Pants, by Dan Murphy, The Province, July 28 2002

• naked and handcuffed
Article: Watermelon Versus The World, Globe and Mail, October 30, 2001
http://www.rave.ca/en/news_info/99729/all/

• found any cannabis resin
Article: That's the way the B.C. cookie case crumbles, CBC News, January 7, 2005
http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/canada/story/1.527608

• "Oddly the arrest"
Article: Juicy Slices of Watermelon Advice, by Maria Pedone, June 2012
http://www.girlishwritings.com/2012/07/6-juicy-slices-of-watermelon-advice.html

• Baked and Baking
http://www.amazon.com/Times-Presents-Watermelons-Baked-Baking/dp/B00008AOU0

• Baking a fool of myself
Article:
http://www.straight.com/movies/watermelon-bakes-new-marijuana-cooking-web-series

• pin-ups
Website: Marijuana Pin Ups, Maria Coletsi, 2012
http://www.mariacoletsis.com/Marijuana_PinUps.htm

• cover of High Times
http://assets.hightimes.com/watermelon.jpg

• Cannabis Culture
Cover: Cannabis Culture #50
http://img.ccdn.cannabisculture.com/files/library/images/uploads/4133-cc53cover.jpg

• Canamo
Cover: Canamo No 67, Watermelon, by Marie Coletsis
https://docs.google.com/file/d/1rTipj2HTjXQkQuSMblLRShNNIkNuhzZSRiPfFVdnMCA4Kf9PY6ljhmZX-Ktb/edit?pli=1

PAGE 94 - Improvements in vaporizers, grinders, bongs.

• Steve Smith
Video: Plasticsmith Genius, by Raffie0301, BCIT Magazine, November 16, 2009
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZmGQ2Q1Hyw

• Steve Smith
Article: Very Interesting, March 4, 2014
https://mooseandwendle.wordpress.com/2014/03/04/very-interesting/

Steve Smith
Article: Kirkus Review, The Psychopath Machine, by Steve Smith, July 21, 2016
https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/steve-smith/the-psychopath-machine/

• Herbal Aire
Website: Herbal Aire
http://www.herbalaire.com

• Glass VapoRocket
Website: Ignite Smoke Shop, Vaporocket Portable Vaporizer
http://www.ignitesmokeshop.ca/products/vaporocket-by-higuy-glass-vapor-genie

• Arizer
Website: Arizer
http://arizer.com

• Joel Manson
Book: Marijuana for Everybody!, by Elise McDonough, p.67, Chronicle Books, 2014
https://books.google.ca/books?id=XwtpAwAAQBAJ&pg=PT67

• Joel Manson
Decision: Manson v. Moffett, 2008 19789, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, October 15, 2007 http://caselaw.canada.globe24h.com/0/0/ontario/superior-court-of-justice/2008/05/01/manson-v-moffett-2008-19789-on-sc.shtml

• Sweetleaf
Website: Sweetleaf Grinder
http://sweetleafgrinder.com

• crackdown on headshops
Article: Cannabis Culture blows up in the Big Smoke, by Matt Mernagh, Dope Chief, April 16 2015
http://dopechef.com/2015/04/420-flashback-torontos-wondrous-weed-past/

• crackdown on headshops
Article: Hemp Store Harassment, by Chris Clay, David Malmo-Levine, Kelly Francis and Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, January 2, 1998
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/1998/01/02/1279

• Hemp BC
Article: The HempBC Story, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, 1994
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/1994/12/15/hempbc-story

• plastic tubes
Image: Plastic tube bong
http://www2.chillsandthrills.com/shop/images/image_03578_1.jpg

• Works of art
Website: Tumblr Glass Pipe photos
https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/elbo?language=ru_RU

• Red Beard
Website: Red Beard Glass
https://redbeardglass.wordpress.com

PAGE 95 - Marc Richardson. Manitoba Harvest. Bubblebags.

• Marc Richardson
Facebook: Marcus Bubbleman Richardson
https://www.facebook.com/freshheadies.Bubbleman

• Marc Richardson
Audio: Marcus “Bubbleman” Richardson, Owner of Bubble Bags, by Kyle Kushman, Grow Show, Cannabis Radio, December 2015

• Bubbleman
Youtube Channel: BCbubbleman
https://www.youtube.com/user/BCbubbleman

• Bubble bags
Website: Bubble Bags
http://www.bubblebag.com

• trichomes
Article: Inside the Trichome, by Bubbleman and Jeremiah Vandermeer, Cannabis Culture, June 12, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2009/06/12/inside-trichome

• trichomes
Article: The anatomy of a trichome, by Sirius J, High Times, March 27 2015
http://hightimes.com/grow/the-anatomy-of-a-trichome/

• Bubble Hash:
Article: Bubblehash!, by Pete Brady, Cannabis Culture #41, February 2003
https://web-beta.archive.org/web/20030216045304/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/2789.html

• Hemp Seeds Unlimited
Personal conversation with Marc Richardson, Spring 2015

• experimental crop in 1995
Article: Canada’s Cannabis Farmers, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, November 5, 1995
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/1995/11/05/1038

• experimental crop in 1995
Article: Martin Moravcik, Wikibin
http://wikibin.org/articles/martin-moravcik.html

• 1996 hemp crop
Article: 1996 Hemp Trial in Manitoba, by Jack Moes, Hemp World
http://www.hempworld.com/Hemp-CyberFarm_com/htms/countries/canada/1996manitoba.html

• manitoba harvest, mike fata
Transcript: Mike Fata, Manitoba Harvest, by David Noel, Manitoba Business Podcast, January 20, 2016
https://www.manitobabusinesspodcast.com/mike-fata-manitoba-harvest/

• manitoba harvest, mike fata
Article: The interview: Manitoba Harvest’s Mike Fata, Canadian Grocer staff, April 2, 2015
http://www.canadiangrocer.com/top-stories/the-interview-mike-fata-from-manitoba-harvest-51683

• 1998 arrested, $6000 16 pounds, "police had to return the $6000"
Article: Judge Orders Discharge In Pot Case, by Neal Hall, Vancouver Sun, January 29 2000
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v00/n133/a08.html?6171

• 1998 arrested, $6000 16 pounds, "police had to return the $6000"
Article: Pot For Poorly Nets Suspended Sentence, by Anna Marie D'Angelo, North Shore News, February 7 2000
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v00/n178/a06.html?6171

• Hilary Black
Document: Regina V Marcus Richardson, Reasons on Sentence of the Honourable Judge J.B. Paradis, December 8 1999
https://www.drugpolicy.org/docUploads/ReginavRichardson.pdf

• "eager to stand behind me"
Personal conversation with Marc Richardson, Spring 2015

• Hash Church
Videos: Hash Church with Bubbleman
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL668WdsJxoe0V4xrwyr6-3dap8y-5Dy6N

• Hash Church
Article: This Sunday, Go to Hash Church, by Tyler Terps, Pot Guide, September 4 2015
https://potguide.com/pot-guide-marijuana-news/2015/september/04/this-sunday-go-to-hash-church/

PAGE 96 - Dominic Cramer. Mayor of Yongsterdam. Kindred Cafe.

• Mayor of Yongesterdam
Article: Best of Toronto, Now Toronto, October 26, 2006
https://nowtoronto.com/news/best-of-toronto--cityscape-2006-10-26/

• Mayor of Yongesterdam
Article: Everybody Must Get Stoned, by Nicholas Hune-Brown, Toronto Life, July 1 2009
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v09/n000/a160.html

• Mayor of Yongesterdam
Article: Dom Cramer: The Business of Compassion, by Chad Nance, Skunk Magazine, August 25, 2009
http://skunkmagazine.com/dom-kramer-the-business-of-compassion/

• $6000 settlement
Article: With a bong in his heart, by Ian Harvey, National Post, May 7 2005
http://www.yongesterdam.com/news/news290.htm

• raided by police
Article: Canadian med-pot clubs under attack, by Reverend Damuzi, Cannabis Culture #40, November 22 2002
http://web.archive.org/web/20030220133520/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/2651.html

• raided by police
Outlaw Compassion, Scott Dagostino, Xtra!, July 31 2008
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v08/n740/a07.html

• Kindred Cafe
Website: Kindred Cafe
http://www.kindredcafe.com

• was raided
Video: Kindred Cafe Raid CP24 NEWS Toronto, November 21 2008
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIZzTEJ0hqg

• was raided
Article: Law or no, these joints are smokin' in the city, by Paola Loriggio, The Star, January 1, 2009
https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2009/01/01/law_or_no_these_joints_are_smokin_in_the_city.html

• emptied the cafe
Article: Downtown coffee house busted for pot, by Henry Stancu, The Star, November 20 2008
http://www.thestar.com/news/crime/2008/11/20/downtown_coffee_house_busted_for_pot.html

• emptied the cafe
Article: Why was the Kindred Cafe busted, by Guest Contributor, November 22, 2008
http://www.blogto.com/city/2008/11/why_was_the_kindred_cafe_busted/

• turned himself in
Article: Pot café owner to turn himself in, by Susan Walker, The Star, November 24 2008
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2008/11/24/pot_cafeacute_owner_to_turn_himself_in.html

• his company pled guilty
Personal conversation with Dominic Cramer

PAGE 97 - Dana Larsen. NDP candidate, Sensible BC, Hairy Pothead.

• Dana Larsen
Website: Dana Larsen
www.danalarsen.com

• anti-prohibition club
Book: Hempology 101, Introduction, by Ted Smith, 1996
http://www.hempology.ca/textbook/introduction.html

• anti-prohibition club
Article: Book Review: Budding Talent, Vancouver Sun, September 3 2008
http://www.rave.ca/sp/news_info/154281/all/

• editor of Cannabis Culture
Article: Letter from the Editor, by Dana Larsen, Marijuana and Hemp Magazine #5, January 1995
https://web.archive.org/web/19991003035256/http://www.cannabisculture.com/backissues/jan95/from_editor.html

• editor of Cannabis Culture
Article: Tenth Anniversary, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture #54, March 2, 2005
https://web.archive.org/web/20051207115206/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/4205.html

• editor of Cannabis Culture
Article: The Constant of Change, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture #55, April 13 2005
https://web.archive.org/web/20051129030924/http://cannabisculture.com/articles/4276.html

• founding member
Article: BC's pot party, by Bianca Sind, Cannabis Culture #31, May 14 2001
https://web.archive.org/web/20010603052457/http://www.cannabisculture.com/articles/1941.html

• joined the NDP
Article: Should Canada’s Marijuana Party join the NDP?, by Bianca Sind, Cannabis Culture, November 24, 2003
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2003/11/24/3188

• End Prohibition
Website: End Prohibition
www.endprohibition.ca

• NDP conventions
Website: NDP Drug Policies, End Prohibition
http://endprohibition.ca/resources/ndp-drug-policies/

• Ontario convention
Thread: Dana at the Ont NDP Convention this weekend, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture Forums, March 3 2009
http://forums.cannabisculture.com/forums/index.php?/topic/160034-dana-at-the-ont-ndp-convention-this-weekend/

• Manitoba convention
Thread: Manitoba NDP Convention, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture Forums, October 27 2006
http://forums.cannabisculture.com/forums/index.php?/topic/132902-manitoba-ndp-convention-feb-2-4-2007/page-1

• Alberta convention
Thread: Alberta NDP convention report, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture Forums, June 13 2008
http://forums.cannabisculture.com/forums/index.php?/topic/152924-alberta-ndp-convention-report

• saskatchewan convention
Article: Saskatchewan NDP Convention Endorses Pot Decriminalization, by Dana Larsen, Cannabis Culture, November 18 2006
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2006/11/18/4845

• banned from NDP convention
Article: Larsen Kicked Out Of NDP Convention, Coast Reporter, August 24 2009
http://www.rave.ca/en/news_info/210165/canada/

• banned from NDP convention
Article: What happened to you, NDP? You used to be cool, by Kady O'Malley, August 13, 2009
http://www.macleans.ca/politics/ottawa/what-happened-to-you-ndp-you-used-to-be-cool/

• banned from NDP convention
Article: NDP ban former candidate Dana Larsen from Halifax convention, by Jeff Jedras, A BCer in Ottawa, August 13, 2009

• banned from NDP convention
Thread: Dana Larsen has NDP convention credentials revoked, Rabble.ca, August 12, 2009
http://rabble.ca/babble/canadian-politics/dana-larsen-0?page=1

• banned from NDP convention
Video: NDP Convention 2009, Banned delegate Dana Larsen speaks out!, by ndpconvention20009, August 14, 2009
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFRsCKOkj6Q

• banned from NDP convention
Article: NDP Marijuana Activist Booted Out Of Halifax Convention, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, August 13, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2009/08/13/ndp-marijuana-activist-booted-out-halifax-convention

• Vancouver Seed Bank
Article: Pot Activist Sells Seeds To Advance Cause, by Doug Ward, Vancouver Sun, September 15 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n1249/a11.html?6005

• Vancouver Seed Bank
Website: Vancouver Seed Bank
http://VancouverSeedBank.ca

• resigned
Article: BC NDP candidate resigns, by Robert Matas, Globe and Mail, September 17 2008
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/bc-ndp-candidate-resigns/article1061592/

• released videos
Video: NDP kicks out drug policy activists Dana Larsen, Kirk Tousaw, CBC & CTV
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nd6mOgUTR0w

• released videos
Video: Why Is Dana Larsen No Longer A NDP Candidate?, September 22, 2008
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0e6iTr5soKM

• ran for the leadership
Website: Vote Dana
http://votedana.ca

• ran for the leadership
Article: Marijuana activist Dana Larsen sparks up B.C. NDP leadership race, by Stephen Thomson, The Georgia Straight, December 29, 2010
http://www.straight.com/article-366039/vancouver/pot-activist-dana-larsen-sparks-bc-ndp-leadership-race

• ran for the leadership
Video: Dana Larsen announces B.C. NDP leadership bid, The Georgia Straight, December 29 2010
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nndwal3liic

• ran for the leadership
Video: Dana Larsen Announces His Run For BC NDP Leader, Cannabis Culture, December 29, 2010
http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/11705895/highlight/136599

• ran for the leadership
Video: Dana Larsen Speaks at BC NDP Leadership Assembly, Cannabis Culture, April 18, 2011
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YATvh3COB8

• Tommy Chong joined
Video: Tommy Chong joins BC NDP to support Dana Larsen, Pot-TV, January 4, 2011
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xzawp2RpJ0Y

• Tommy Chong joined
Article: Tommy Chong endorses Dana Larsen for NDP leader, by Bethany Lindsay, CTV News, January 4, 2011
http://bc.ctvnews.ca/tommy-chong-endorses-dana-larsen-for-ndp-leader-1.592199

• Tommy Chong joined
Article: Tommy Chong lights up B.C. NDP campaign, Canadian press, CBC News, March 7 2011
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/tommy-chong-lights-up-b-c-ndp-campaign-1.1031861

• international media
http://article.wn.com/view/2011/03/08/While_other_NDP_candidates_release_platforms_Dana_Larsen_bri/

• Sensible BC campaign
www.SensibleBC.ca

• Hairy Pothead
Website: Hairy Pothead
www.HairyPothead.net

• Hairy Pothead
Article: Potter Rotters, Daily Record, September 24, 2007
http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/potter-rotters-956599

• Green Buds and Hash
Website: Green Buds and Hash
http://GreenBudsandHash.com

• Green Buds and Hash
Video: ‘Green Buds and Hash’: Pot activist under fire for Dr. Seuss parody, by Peter Grainger, CTV Vancouver, July 23, 2015
http://bc.ctvnews.ca/green-buds-and-hash-pot-activist-under-fire-for-dr-seuss-parody-1.2485170

• Vancouver Magazine
Article: The Vancouver Power 50 2013, Vancouver Magazine, November 19 2013
https://web.archive.org/web/20131122112401/http://www.vanmag.com/News_and_Features/The_Vancouver_Power_50_2013

PAGE 98 - The Kootenays. Doukhobors. Nelson. Holy Smoke.

• doukhobors
Article: Doukhobors, by Julie Rak and George Woodcock, Canadian Encyclopedia, August 22 2013
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/doukhobors/

• doukhobors
Article: Doukhobor culture and migration to Canada Timeline, Great Unsolved Mysteries in Canadian History Project, 2006
http://www.canadianmysteries.ca/sites/verigin/context/timeline/indexen.html

• Doukhobors
Wikipedia: Doukhobor
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doukhobor

• Doukhobor nudism
Article: Doukhobor ‘freedom seeker’ nudism: Exploring the sociocultural roots, by Veronika Makarova, p.131-145, Culture and Religion, An Interdisciplinary Journal, Volume 14, Issue 2, August 24 2012

• Doukhobor nudism
Article: Hello, nudist Doukhobors!, Regina Leader-Post archives, August 22 1932
http://leaderpost.com/storyline/hello-nudist-doukhobors

• Doukhobor pacifism
Article: About the Doukhobors, USCC Doukhobors, 2013
http://usccdoukhobors.org/about.htm

• nudism
Wikipedia: Freedomites
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freedomites

• emigrated to canada
Wikipedia: Doukhobor Migration to Canada
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doukhobor#Migration_to_Canada

• sustained on cannabis
Book: Our People's Way, A study in Doukhobor Hymbnody and Folklife, by F.M. Mealing, 1972
https://archive.org/details/ourpeopleswaystu00meal
https://archive.org/stream/ourpeopleswaystu00meal/ourpeopleswaystu00meal_djvu.txt

• sustained on cannabis
Article: The Threads of our Heritage, Joybilee Farm, March 8, 2009
http://joybilee-farm.blogspot.ca/2009/03/threads-of-our-heritage-museum-show.html

• sustained on cannabis
Article: Huge land tract reportedly sold to Russian sect, by Mays Landolin, Times Herald, November 29, 1930
https://www.newspapers.com/clip/5386320/times_herald/

• sustained on cannabis
Article: Helen Verigin interviews Mrs Helen Zeberoff, by Helen Verigin, Larrys Desk,
http://www.larrysdesk.com/helen-verigin-interviews.html

• sustained on cannabis
Article: Textiles and Fibre Craft in our Cultural History, Doukhobor Cultural Interpretive Society, 2014
http://doukhoborcis.org/cultural/history/culthistory.htm

• still eagle store
Website: Still Eagle Store
http://www.stilleagle.com

• hempfest 1993
Video: Hempfest, BCTV News, August 27 1993
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WYQbvNaxxw&feature=youtu.be

• hempfest 1993
Poster: Hempfest 1993 Salmo, H.E.M.P. Canada, Holy Smoke
http://www.holysmoke.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=171&Itemid=2

• nelson cannabis compassion club
Website: Nelson Cannabis Compassion Club, Community Nut Shell
http://www.communitynutshell.com/business.asp?cm=2&ref=343#title

• holy smoke
Article: Welcome, Holy Smoke Culture Shop, Holy Smoke, 2004
http://holysmoke.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=60&Itemid=2

• got raided
Article: Holy Smoke Owners Enter Not Guilty Pleas, by Lara Schroeder, Nelson Daily News, Aopril 29 1998
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v98/n316/a04.html

• got raided
Article: Holy Smoke In Court, by Drew Edwards, Nelson Daily News, November 6 1998
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v98/n1020/a05.html

• cops bungled the case
Letter: A Holy Smoke Owner Writes, by Paul DeFelice, Nelson Daily News, April 20 1999
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v99/n435/a03.html

• passed a bylaw
Article: City Sues Holy Smoke Over Business Licence, by Bob Hall, Nelson Daily News, October 23 1998
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v98/n960/a05.html

• raised the fee, fought in court
Press Release: Holy Smoke Sued by City of Nelson, Holy Smoke, October 21 1998
http://www.holysmoke.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=2

• marc emery covering
Article: The holy smokers of BC, by Candace Batychi, High Times Magazine, May 31 1999
http://www.holysmoke.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=44&Itemid=2

• got raided again
Article: Police Raid Holy Smoke, by Sara Newham, Nelson Daily News, July 19 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n948/a02.html

• got raided again
Article: Pot Crusaders Moving Through Court System, by Sara Newham, Nelson Daily News, November 8 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n1515/a10.html

• said defelice
Personal conversation with Paul DeFelice, Spring 2015

• court battles
Article: Holy Smoke Lawyer Argues 'Lesser Of Two Evils', by Sara Newham, Nelson Daily News, December 7 2006
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06/n1665/a03.html

• court battles
Article: Holy Smoke Back In Court, by Sara Newham, Nelson Daily News, January 10 2007
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v07/n034/a10.html

• 9 months house arrest
Article: Holy Smoke House Arrest More Like A Prison Sentence, by Julia Gilmor, Express, June 3 2010
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n486/a02.html

• 9 months house arrest
Article: Holy Smoke Trio Allowed Supervised Outings, by Colin Payne, Nelson Daily News, June 24 2010
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n486/a07.html

• finally shut down
Article: Closing out a chapter on Nelson's Counter Culture, by Timothy Schafer, Nelson Daily News, October 14 2008
http://www.holysmoke.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=271&Itemid=39

PAGE 99 - Church of the Universe. Founding at Clearwater Abbey.

• Jamaican Rastafarians
Article: Rastafari: The Secret History of the Marijuana Religion, by Marc Emery, Cannabis Culture, August 29, 2009
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2009/08/29/rastafari-secret-history-marijuana-religion

• Hindu Shaivites
Article: Shaivism, New World Encyclopedia
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Shaivism

• Hindu Shaivites
Article: Shiva: The Most Fascinating of All Hindu Gods, by Subhamoy Das, About.com, December 15 2015
http://hinduism.about.com/od/lordshiva/p/shiva.htm

• Hindu Shaivites
Report: Indian Hemp Drugs Commission Report, Chapter IX, Social and Religious Customs, 1894
http://www.druglibrary.net/schaffer/Library/studies/inhemp/4chapt9.htm

• pagan sects
Article: The History of Hemp in Norway, by Jan Bojer Vindheim,
http://www.vindheim.net/hamp/hemp.html

• pagan sects
Article:The Ritualistic Harvest: Pagan Rituals Involving Cannabis, by Addison Herron-Wheeler, Culture Magazine, November 4, 2015
http://ireadculture.com/the-ritualistic-harvest-pagan-rituals-involving-cannabis/

• The Church of the Universe
Website: The Church of the Universe
http://www.iamm.com

• founded the Church
Article: Canada’s Marijuana Church, Simple Cannabis, July 12, 2011
http://simplecannabis.com/marijuana/canada’s-marijuana-church/

• Tree of Life
Article: The Canadian Inquisition, Part Two, Beliefs of the Church of the Universe, by Daniel Loehndorf, Cannabis Culture #9, June 1, 1997
http://www.iamm.com/belief.htm

• Clearwater Abbey, Nude Olympics, lengthy court battles, orange police blankets, "has been an abuse", forced from its home
Article: The Canadian Inquisition, Part One, A history of the Church of the Universe, by Daniel Loehndorf, Cannabis Culture #9, June 1 1997
http://www.iamm.com/history.htm
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/1997/06/01/1228

• city council didn't like
Article: Tucker-ed Out, by Curtis Gloade, The Kitchener-Waterloo Record, October 9, 1998
http://www.efc.ca/pages/media/1998-10-09-a-kitchenerwaterloorecord.html

• Nude Olympics, clad in a blanket
Article: High churchmen learn a lesson, by Kirk Makin, Globe and Mail, May 24 2000
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/high-churchmen-learn-a-lesson/article4163970/

PAGE 100 - Church of the Universe. Court battles and jail time.

• countless legal battles
Article: Legal gadfly brought theatre to Hamilton’s courts, by Paul Legall, Law Times, June 18 2012
http://www.lawtimesnews.com/201206182039/headline-news/legal-gadfly-brought-theatre-to-hamiltons-courts

• covered only with blankets
Article: The Canadian Inquisition, Part One, A history of the Church of the Universe, by Daniel Loehndorf, Cannabis Culture #9, June 1 1997
http://www.iamm.com/history.htm
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/1997/06/01/1228

• the hat issue, underwear, forced to return, tape Baldasaro's mouth
Article: Counsel to the Damned, by Kevin Marron, Canadian Lawyer Magazine, September 1996
http://www.iamm.com/damned.htm

• underwear on head
Article: Reverend Ethier released on bail, by Reverend Damuzi, Cannabis Culture, April 11, 2003
http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2003/04/11/2908

• found them guilty
Article: Ministers Guilty Of Trafficking 'Sacrament', by Barbara Brown, Hamilton Spectator, November 30 2007
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v07/n1385/a06.html

• five months, three months
Article: Get-out-of-jail cards for Hamilton pot priests, Hamilton Spectator, September 24, 2009
http://www.thespec.com/news-story/2210668-get-out-of-jail-cards-for-hamilton-pot-priests/

• seized their church building
Article: The pot circus comes to the courthouse, by Ron Albertson, Hamilton Spectator, January 25, 2008
http://www.thespec.com/news-story/2123230-the-pot-circus-comes-to-the-courthouse/

• seized their church building
Article: Crown Wants Baldasaro's Home, by Barbara Brown, Hamilton Spectator, April 24 2008
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v08/n420/a04.html

• seized their church building
Article: Priests Of Pot Lose Their Church, by Paul Morse, Hamilton Spectator, April 24 2009
http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v09/n459/a01.html

• For further reading
Transcript: Evidence of Kimberley Walker, Excerpt, Before the Honourable Mr Justice Weseloh, March 3, 7 and 8 2005, Hamilton
http://www.iamm.com/Transcript-March-3-7-8-2005.htm