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Legal marijuana an hour’s drive from Asheville? Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians to do feasibility study

Legal marijuana an hour’s drive from Asheville? Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians to do feasibility study

The Cherokee One Feather newspaper reports that Tribal Council approved its resolution during a meeting Thursday.

by October 29, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Gordon Piland of Candler has been arrested and charged with possessing marijuana plants with the intent to sell and distribute them. Piland is a long-time advocate of using marijuana for medical purposes. A licensed physician in North Carolina in 1981, Piland was tried and convicted in state court for illegally growing marijuana, which he gave to at least one patient./ Photo by Jason Sandford

Medical marijuana activist Gordon Piland arrested in Asheville, charged with weed possession

Gordon Piland was a licensed physician in North Carolina when he was prosecuted for growing pot and giving it to patients in 1981.

by October 27, 2015 21 comments Asheville News