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Jul 14, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on SF Planning Commission Approves Former Oakland Mayor’s Jean Quan’s Pot Dispensary

SF Planning Commission Approves Former Oakland Mayor’s Jean Quan’s Pot Dispensary

posted by Randall

Jean Quan Marijuana Protest
 
The Planning Commission, amidst a noisy protest, has approved a controversial marijuana dispensary in a predominantly Chinese neighborhood in San Francisco, reports ABC7
 
Former Oakland mayor Jean Quan and her physician husband want to open Apothecarium near a Lutheran Church and preschool.
 
The decision can be appealed to the San Francisco Board … Read more

Chinese American

May 4, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Former Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Proposed Pot Dispensary Meets Opposition

Former Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Proposed Pot Dispensary Meets Opposition

posted by Randall

Former Mayor Jean Quan Marijuana Dispensary plan attracts protestorsTwo dueling protests blew smoke at each other over plans by former Oakland Mayor Jean Quan to open a pot dispensary in San Francisco’s Sunset District, reported ABC7.
 
The dispensary would be down the street from the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit.
 
“I cannot even stand it,” said one of 100 … Read more

Chinese American

Apr 27, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Double Murder at Suspected Pot Grow May be Linked to Crimes against Asian Americans

Double Murder at Suspected Pot Grow May be Linked to Crimes against Asian Americans

posted by Randall

Sacramento Pot House MurdersThe double murder at what police believe was a marijuana house may be connected to the ongoing rash of crimes against Asian Americans in South Sacramento in California.
 
Fox 40  reports the two victims are suspected of trying to rob the home in a home invasion at 4 a.m. Sunday.
 
Sean Huang has … Read more

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Nov 10, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Marijuana Use Is an Asian American Issue Too

Marijuana Use Is an Asian American Issue Too

posted by Louis Chan
Frances Fu

Frances Fu

By Frances Fu

(Editor’s Note: No matter where you stand on the legalization of marijuana, it can’t be denied that marijuana use is prevalent and has become legal in more and more states. Opposing views are welcomed.)

 

On November 8th of 2016, California made history by passing Proposition 64, also known as … Read more

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Jul 31, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on LA Times: Asian American Student Forgotten in a DEA Holding Cell Awarded $4.1 Million

LA Times: Asian American Student Forgotten in a DEA Holding Cell Awarded $4.1 Million

posted by Randall

Scales of justiceUC San Diego student Daniel Chong has been awarded a $4.1 million settlement after being left in a Drug Enforcement Administration holding cell for five days without food and water, reports the Los Angeles Times.

This all started when Chong was caught up in a DEA raid in San Diego and arrested on charges … Read more

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