The Alabama Medical Marijuana Safe Access Act is sitting and waiting to be voted on by the Senate. If it can get on the calendar. That responsibility falls to the Majority Leader of the Alabama Senate J.T. “Jabo” Waggoner, who has said publicly that Alabama isn’t ready for Medical Marijuana. This doesn’t make him a bad […]
For an in-depth look at Alabama SB326 and some background Alabama’s struggle for a medical marijuana bill click here.
The life of an activist is not pretty… it’s usually driven by some sickness, cause or injustice that effects a person’s life and changes it forever. Or it’s driven by a need for change bigger than just any one of us. Activism is an endless stream of early morning or late nights or even […]
After a little break, The Alabama Medical Marijuana Coalition is back and ready to work! First of all, we want to thank everyone who has been supportive during the last few turbulent months. Our Board of Directors was dissolved due to a breach of trust issue. We also lost our beloved treasurer, the late Jim […]
We have a new petition out! Unlike the petitions in the past, this one does not support or mention any particular bill that might go up for a vote. In fact, we want our lawmakers to consider ANY bill that would allow Marijuana to be considered legal medicine. This latest petition is a show of […]
I am an advocate because I am a mother. Because when I looked down into my newborn son’s face, I felt unconditional love for the first time in my life. I knew then I would do anything for him. I am an advocate because when my son was 11 he started having stomach pain and at […]
By Chris Butts Yesterday, on May 18th 2013, Alabama Medical Marijuana Coalition held a first of its kind event. The North Alabama Marijuana Conference and Fundraiser in Huntsville, Alabama drew just under a hundred attendees throughout the day. Although we had hoped for a larger turnout it was a great day for the patients […]
On Saturday April 27th 2013 the Board of Directors of Alabama Medical Marijuana Coalition held a Special Meeting. The meeting was held at the request of more than 51% of the Board and all Board members were present. The meeting was originally scheduled to address some concerns expressed by several members and staff regarding the […]