In Arizona, DUI cases involving marijuana are punishable by jail time, large fines, and
Tom Dean argues before the D.C. Council preventing simple possession of marijuana from becoming a felony in Washington, D.C.
One important victory in which Tom Dean participated was the defeat of a proposal
Tom Dean helps stop the “Hemp Embargo” by US Customs
After Canada legalized hemp as a crop several years ago, growers soon began to
Tom Dean helps to stop dangerous experiments using marijuana eating fungus
Believe it or not, at one point, Florida’s drug czar announced a plan to
Tom Dean helps win the first federal case recognizing a Rastafarian’s right to use marijuana on federal land for religious purposes
Tom won an important case at the Guam Supreme Court involving a Rastafarian’s right
Tom Dean sues major media networks and shuts down the Drug Czar’s secret ad campaign
Tom filed a formal complaint with the Federal Communications Commission on February 17, 2015
Transportation of Marijuana
Transportation of marijuana refers to having it under your control while moving it any distance with intent to sell.
Marijuana Use for Religious Purposes
Native Americans, Hindus and many others have long used cannabis in many forms as part of religious observations.
Unlike alcohol, there is no objective standard for assessing driving impaired by marijuana in Arizona. If you are stopped while driving and the officer “suspects” you are under the influence, you may face charges. THC can be detected weeks after use, so this charge is all too common.
Possession / Sales / Transportation
Possession with intent to sell is a felony offense. Intent to sell can lead to jail time of two years to nearly four years depending on marijuana amount. However, remember that intent to sell is often charged when misdemeanor possession may be all that the facts support.