DEA http://wemu.org en Medical Marijuana Advocates Applaud U.S. House Vote http://wemu.org/post/medical-marijuana-advocates-applaud-us-house-vote <p>Local medical marijuana advocates are cheering the U.S. House for approving a measure that would prevent the DEA from using federal funds to conduct raids on licensed medical marijuana operations.</p><p></p><p></p><p>3rd Coast Compassion Center co-founder Jamie Lowell says it's a historic vote, but he'll also be watching the state legislature as it considers legislation that would affect the industry.&nbsp;</p><p>Charmie Gholson founded Michigan Moms United, and says she was elated to see the bi-partisan effort to reign in the DEA.</p> Fri, 30 May 2014 17:51:34 +0000 Bob Eccles 46633 at http://wemu.org Medical Marijuana Advocates Applaud U.S. House Vote Ann Arbor Justice Center Hosts Drug Take-Back Program Saturday http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-justice-center-hosts-drug-take-back-program-saturday <p>Ann Arbor police and several other law enforcement agencies are partnering with the DEA for Saturday's National Prescription Take-Back Program. &nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Bob Eccles has details.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:17:40 +0000 Bob Eccles 36801 at http://wemu.org Ann Arbor Justice Center Hosts Drug Take-Back Program Saturday