Pot activist still in the joint: ‘It was all medical marijuana’


Pot activist still in the joint

Volume 80, Number 40 | March 3 – 9, 2011
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Pot activist still in the joint: ‘It was all medical marijuana’

By Lincoln Anderson

Dana Beal would rather be smoking a joint — but he’s in the joint.

Bleecker St. marijuana activist Beal continues to sit in jail in
Wisconsin after police arrested him and Lance Ramer of Omaha,
Nebraska, ...

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Dimitri “Mobengo” Mugianis, Ibogaine Therapy Provider, Arrested in Seattle by DEA

By Keegan Hamilton, Wed., Mar. 9 2011 @ [1:58]PM

DEA agents arrested Dimitri “Mobengo” Mugianis, a New York-based ibogaine therapy provider and two others yesterday in Seattle, Seattle Weekly has learned. Mugianis was recently the subject of a critically acclaimed documentary I’m Dangerous With Love, that details his work in the underground world of ibogaine, a potent — and illegal — hallucinogenic substance that is used to help drug users overcome their addictions.
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Massage therapist died after eating plant root during ‘spiritual’ ceremony

Friday, 28 January 2011

A massage therapist who travelled to Africa to take part in a spiritual initiation ceremony died after consuming a “holy” root plant that was being used as part of the ritual, her inquest was told yesterday.

Laura Thornton (32), a renowned tennis and squash player of Whitestrand Park, Salthill, Co Galway, fell ill and died on January 2, 2010, after consuming iboga, a plant root — a “holy wood” — after ...

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