Michigan Medical Marihuana Act

Medical Marihuana Caregiver Prosecuted Without Criminal Charges

Man held unconstitutionally, discovers cops failed to cite a violation of law [Updated Oct 25, 2018 9:35 PM PDT] Bay County, Mich. ~ Since August 8, 2018, outspoken medical marihuana advocate and caregiver, Ted Visner, has been held in the Bay County Jail for the past 76 days without a specified criminal charge and without the opportunity to bail out…

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Medical Child Abuse Panic

Jurisdictional Chicanery – Oregon Judge Rules Non-Judiciously against Washington Family

Portland, OR ~ On May 2nd, after a 3-week deliberation in the case of Oregon DHS v. Trisha DeLaurent, the long-anticipated jurisdictional decision that began 18 months ago was finally handed down by Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Susan Svetkey. In a 7-page diatribe in which her bias opinion was neither supported by law nor the record, Judge Svetkey continued…

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Open Letter to the Multnomah County Commissioners Re Multidisciplinary Team (MDT)

Dear Multnomah County Commissioners, It is said that words are like weapons and can be used as a tool for either good or evil. Whether elected or appointed, we entrust those placed in positions of authority within government, via our consent to be governed, to carefully deliberate when dispensing judgment upon us. We do not expect, nor should we ever…

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Closing Arguments – Oregon DHS v. Trisha DeLaurent

Portland, OR ~ On April 10, the two sides presented closing arguments in the case of Oregon DHS v. Trisha DeLaurent before Multnomah County Juvenile Court Judge Susan Svetkey. The State Attorney General’s Office was represented by proxy through Multnomah County DDA Charles Mickley, and DeLaurent was represented by Lake Oswego attorney, Shawna Meyer. Over the past 18 months, the…

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Calvin Luarca

Man Stabbed by Girlfriend Faces Conviction

Vancouver ~ On Thursday, after a 3 ½ day jury trial, a Portland man whose girlfriend allegedly stabbed him with a kitchen knife was found guilty of Burglary, Theft and 4 lesser crimes. Calvin Luarca, 30, was accused of entering Zonnisha Meyer’s residence uninvited. Luarca was said to be in possession of Meyer’s iPhone when she stabbed him. Injured and…

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Calvin Luarca

Crime Lab Forensic Analyst Finds 3rd DNA Profile on Knife

Vancouver, WA ~ On Monday, jury members were selected in the trial of a Portland man who was stabbed by his girlfriend in Vancouver, WA. Calvin Luarca has been held in the Clark County Jail since November 18 on $100,000 bail after his girlfriend, Zonnisha Meyer, stabbed him in the abdomen with a kitchen knife. Luarca’s life-threatening wound, a severed…

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State Has Jurisdiction Problem Alleging Medical Child Abuse

Portland, OR ~ After 11 days of witness testimony over the span of 5 weeks, the defense for Trisha DeLaurent rested its case on Friday. DeLaurent has been engulfed in a custody battle with Oregon DHS for the past 17 months. The State has built its case upon ambiguous allegations that DeLaurent intentionally abused her oldest son. Oregon DHS was…

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Munchausen Grandma Dupes Oregon DHS, Gains Temporary Placement of Grandchildren

Portland, OR ~ A 57-year-old grandmother made two anonymous phone calls 6 days apart to the Oregon Child Welfare hotline with claims of child abuse regarding her grandchildren. Per the hotline report dated September 24, 2016, the caller reported “that mother, Trisha Gaddis, may be intentionally exacerbating the illness of her child, whose condition is deteriorating and has yet to…

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Calvin Luarca

Trial Set Over for Man Stabbed by Girlfriend, Questions Begin to Surface

Vancouver, WA ~ The trial of the Portland man stabbed by his girlfriend has been set over until March 12, 2018. Calvin Luarca, 30, appeared before Clark County Superior Court Judge Daniel Stahnke at 9 AM Thursday morning. His attorney, David Kurtz, requested a continuance and stated in a prior hearing that he had not yet received DNA evidence, reviewed…

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Calvin Luarca

Man Stabbed by Girlfriend, Held on $100K Bail

Vancouver, WA ~ A Portland man was stabbed in the abdomen with a kitchen knife by his girlfriend and is currently being held in the Clark County Jail on $100,000 bail. According to court records, Zonnisha Meyer, 26, of Vancouver admitted to police that she stabbed Calvin Luarca, 30, during an alleged altercation at Meyer’s residence. The recorded 911 phone…

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