Pot Advocate For The Sick Gets One-Day Sentence

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A14868-2003Jun4.html A prominent advocate of giving chronically sick or dying patients legal access to marijuana was sentenced yesterday in San Francisco to a day in jail for the conviction federal prosecutors won against him for cultivating and distributing the drug, the Washington Post reports. The case of Ed Rosenthal, 58, has become a symbol of the escalating battle between the federal government and the eight states that have legalized the medicinal use of marijuana. U.S. District . . .

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