Like any sensible American, I was outraged when I heard a mother of four was sent to 10 years in prison for the sale of $31 of weed.
The mind boggles at this travesty of “American Justice,” and so I encourage everyone else outraged by this egregious violation of basic human dignity to petition President Obama to immediately pardon Patricia Marilyn Spottedcrow of any criminal charges and penalties. Let’s get organized and march (is April 20th, on D.C. good for you?). Peacefully of course. If Egyptians can topple their government — I think the least we can do is get this woman out of prison.
Here are some slogans that may or may not catch on:
JUST SAY NO TO THE WAR ON DRUGS.
FREEDOM ISN’T FREE – SO WHERE’S THE FREEDOM?
When it’s all said and done, I think history will show this to be the incident that ‘broke the camel’s back’ in regard to marijuana prohibition.… Read the rest