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New State Profile: Texas

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

New State Profile: Texas

Family Law & Cannabis Alliance (FLCA) has a new state profile: the Lone Star state of Texas!  Our most extensive profile yet, the Texas state profile makes sense of the especially complicated laws, administrative rules, and DFPS policies that govern CPS and family court as pertains to cannabis use.  We welcome your feedback! Our Washington State profile has also been the recipient of a major update this week! More new state profiles coming...

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New State Profile: Georgia

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

New State Profile: Georgia

As of this morning, Family Law & Cannabis Alliance (FLCA) is pleased to announce we have a new state profile on our website: the peach state of Georgia! Thanks to Peachtree NORML for all the love directed our way today.

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Bree Green is Home!

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Bree Green is Home!

On Friday, November 22, eight-month-old Brielle “Bree” Green was returned to the home of her loving parents, Steve and Maria Green.  Bree was removed from her family home in Lansing six weeks earlier by Michigan DHS for the ” danger” of her parents’ medical marijuana use.  The Greens were (and are) legal medical cannabis patients for Steve’s epilepsy and Maria’s multiple sclerosis, and Maria was a legally registered caregiver allowed to cultivate at home for her husband and five cancer patients....

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NORML Partners with Family Law & Cannabis Alliance (FLCA)

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

NORML Partners with Family Law & Cannabis Alliance (FLCA)

Press release originally posted October 24, 2013 on the NORML Blog.  Written by Sabrina Fendrick, NORML Director of Women’s Outreach.  Thank you, Sabrina! It’s no secret that there has been a proliferation government agencies across the country removing minors and infants from their home, based solely on the fact that a parent is a cannabis consumer, and the false presumption that the presence of marijuana poses a danger.  This even occurs in states with a legal medical marijuana program, or where marijuana possession is no longer...

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See you in Denver!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

See you in Denver!

Co-founders Sara Arnold aka Sahra Kant & Jess Cochrane will be in Denver from this Wednesday, October 23rd until Sunday, October 27th for the Drug Policy Alliance Reform Conference.  Come say hello and talk to us about FLCA!   Please also attend our panel on Saturday, October 26th from 3-4:30pm in room Governor’s Square 15.   From our facilitator, Lynn Paltrow of National Advocates for Pregnant Women (NAPW): Recognizing How Child Welfare Systems Promotes and Expands the “War on Drugs” While extensive attention has...

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