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Online Petitions Seek to Free Montana Medical Marijuana Grower

Helena Independent Record: Medical marijuana grower Chris Williams is seeking a new trial after being convicted in a federal drug and weapons case that carries the potential for a prison sentence of up to 92 years. He’s appealing, but his supporters aren’t waiting for the justice system.

They’ve taken his cause to the Internet, in the form of online petitions filed with the White House, with SignOn.org, and with Care2.com. Together, they’ve gathered close to 40,000 signatures nationwide.

“The sentence shocks the conscience,” said Chris Lindsey, a former business partner of Williams who is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to a federal drug conspiracy charge. Williams rejected a similar plea agreement.

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bump for justice

for Chris Williams, Aaron Sandusky and
a few million more drug war victims..

And Obama sits back and has his Gestapo

put in some over time. These guys need to be looking into the camera and say This is a NON TOXIC VEGETABLE that the Feds have a Schedule 1 rating on, meaning NO MEDICINAL VALUE & HIGHLY ADDICTIVE yet filed for and received a PATENT for its Medicinal Use AND the Feds GROW AND SHIP WEED TO THAT Mr. ROSENFELD since the 80'S!!

Fact..the very same Feds are playing the game from 3 different directions..how is it that a Lawyer thats worth their salt NEVER brings up this stuff?? They have it a Schedule 1 AND they have a patent since 2003 for its MEDICINAL EXTRACTS. CONFLICTING! then add the fact that the Feds GROW & SHIP MEDICAL CANNABIS to 2 patience who are the only ones alive from the 80's! The Feds roll up a couple hundred joints puts them in a round tin and ships them out!! THIS IS STILL GOING ON! Why cant a a GOOD LAWYER bring this to trial and WIN EVERYTIME!! Seriously..it has never been done. What jury or judge could look at these facts and not find in favor of those having their Liberties stripped a way from them??

Cannabis Hemp Oil CURES DISEASE

Millions of Americans have

Millions of Americans have been locked in cages for the mere use of one of the most beneficial plants known to man, if not THE most beneficial. Disgusting hypocrites in government who force this down our throats and wave the flag at the same time.

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good things is my religion. Thomas Paine, Godfather of the American Revolution

Also very worthy and needful of our support...

Aaron Sandusky Cofounder of G3 Holistic medical marijuana
in Uplands, California.

Busted in very similar circumstances to Chris Williams.
(destroying the business and putting 50 people of of
work and medical benefits).

Like Williams, Sandusky opted to stand up for the Constitution,
go to trial and put his case before a jury:

http://reason.com//archives/2012/08/13/10-years-to-life-for-...

but, in the course of his trial encountered similar roadblocks
to what Chris Williams did, if not even worse.

Sandusky was convicted in an October trial and is expected to
be sentenced in January. He is looking at ten years to life imprisonment:

http://reason.com/blog/2012/10/12/can-juror-nullification-sa...

Legal defense fund:

http://aaronsanduskylegalfund.com/home

Chris Williams case links

Good article in local (Helena MT) paper about Williams' refusal
to accept a post-conviction deal with the feds:

http://helenair.com/news/local/medical-marijuana-provider-ch...

Support page on Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/FreeChrisWilliams

Support blog - has a long letter to supporters written by Williams
from prison:

http://freechriswilliams.blogspot.jp/2012/10/letter-to-suppo...

whitehouse.gov pardon petition - currently stalled out at about 19,500 signatures...

https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/grant-full-pardon-...

Bump for Medical Marijuana!

Bump!

Awesome post!

I am so glad to see this on the front page. This needs to be at the top of the front page, until there is enough signatures to get this man free from the drug lords...uh...I mean, the feds. Thanks for posting Liberty, I was hoping they would get something like this going for this poor soul.

Where was the local sheriff?

Where was the sheriffs? It was a Montana case that the sheriff have power over the feds and the feds need there permission. Why did not the sheriff arrest the feds? Or why did the sheriffs not stop or give permission to the feds.

This guy should not plead guilty
he should charge each one of the arresting and the judge
under title 18 343 and 342

there is 4 court rulings that each one of them was acting as independent contractors. That they had no legal bases to arrest him.

He also should do a true bill against them which takes 30 days that is what they do to him/
With the true bill in federal court will be in his favor

Thanks
May GOD Bless each and everyone.
I pray that God may see that Ron Paul will not be hurt or wounded, that he may become our next full two term President of the united States of America!
Tim

Where was the local sheriff?

Where was the local sheriff? Why did he not stop the Feds or arrest them?
it is a Montana case where the sheriff has power over the fed and the fed needs to ge permittion from the sheriff to enter anyones poperty. So why did hte local sheriff allow them or why did not the local sheriff arrest the FEds?

This guy should not plead guildty and file fed charges against ea=ach one of them. There are 4 court rulings that each and every one of those feds wer self contractos and each one could be sued. they also can be charged with Tile 18 343 and 342. So file the charges against each one.
Also do a true bill on each one of them that is what they do to you.
More than likely they will not challenge it and when fed court present it it takes 30days to do this

Thanks
May GOD Bless each and everyone.
I pray that God may see that Ron Paul will not be hurt or wounded, that he may become our next full two term President of the united States of America!
Tim

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A worthwhile cause indeed.

Thanks, LL.

Thanks Steve

& everyone who posted comments here signed petitions and helped spread the word on Twitter Facebook etc.

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is this petition still

is this petition still available to sign?

Yes

Activist effort continues here:
http://signon.org/sign/judge-christensen-please

Here is the main one with a goal of 30,000 signatures:
http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/231/267/645/

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Done !!

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"I just want to live in a free country" - Dr. Ron Paul

We Must Do Whatever It Takes To Stop Centralized Government

Tom, we should persue, do whatever it takes to reverse federal encroachments into our lives, including violating existing state laws..

Federal Thugs violated Montana State Law. The states originally formed the U.S. Federal government, not the other way around. The federal government has no right to do what they did to this man. There is no provision in the constitution to allow the feds to do such things.

I do remember Judge Andrew Napolitano say that President Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson believed that they could do anything as long as the constitution didn't specifically prohibit it.

The federal government few and enumerated powers. Violating state laws are not one of these rights. The progressive Theodore Roosevelt started a long and illegal presidence in this country. We must fight the feds whever they are wrong.

Marijuana laws are reserved to the states or the people, period!

Keep up the good work Tom! You are a huge part of what we need to be doing to restore liberty..

I gave this a big bump...+1

Thanks for the feedback my friend

Thanks for a great comment.
Big Thanks also go to Michael Nystrom for front paging this article.

LL on Twitter: http://twitter.com/LibertyPoet
sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
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Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15