Hope Report 5/19/09 – Medical Marijuana Law Stands Supreme Test
Aaron Klein of Hope Unlimited reports on the recent US Supreme Court decision refusing to hear San Diego County’s appeal. The County had already been told by two lower courts that there challenge to Proposition 215 was without merit. Aaron looks back at the opposition to the lawsuit when it was filed. Dion Markgraaf of Americans for Safe Access, and Barbara Mackenzie of Shelter from the Storm speak against this now losing lawsuit before it begins. Aaron also goes inside the battle surrounding the recent decision and highlights Rudy Reyes’ contributions fighting at the County level for San Diego patient’s rights. President Barack Obama’s views are highlighted for the County Supervisors by Mr Reyes.