In Memory Of Cher Ford-McCullough, 2-12-52 to 6-1-18

REST IN PEACE CHER FORD-MCCULLOUGH…YOU HAVE EARNED YOUR WINGS!  FLY HIGH, ANGEL!Above:  Left to right:  Paula Willett, Gatewood Galbraith, Cher Ford-McCullough.  When Gatewood was running for Congress — with Cher Ford-mccullough.Above: Cher Ford-McCullough sings “What if God smoked Cannabis?”Above:  Cher Ford-McCullough - Am I Just A Windup Toy (Crossbow)At 4:38pm on 6-1-18 Cher Ford-McCullough passed …

March 7, 2018 Today In Frankfort; Praying for HB 166 !

As I sat here patiently waiting for the Kentucky Legislature to take a vote on HB 166, I was thinking of a way to say,“Thank-You” to ALL of the people who took a stand this year in Kentucky!Jaime Montalvo   Justin Lewandoski   Eric Michelle Crawford   Pat Dunegan   Jennifer Dunegan   Dan Seum   Sally Oh   Dan Malano Seum   …

The legacy of Manfred Donike

For all of his hard work attending school and graduating as a German Chemist, while participating in the Tour de France in the 60’s, Manfred Donike was most widely known as an “doping expert” and is credited with the first accurate urine testing procedures.He was Director for the Institute for Biochemistry at the German Sports …

REMEMBERING GATEWOOD GALBRAITH

In remembrance of Gatewood Galbraith, a Kentucky Stateman and Attorney, who was the Activists that we all grew up to and learned from…One of his last cases before his death was in Barren County Kentucky for Richard Rawlings and Sheree Krider in 2011.During this time, Gatewood Galbraith also represented Richard J. Rawlings, former president for …

The “Lessor of Evils” as a Defense for Marijuana

  April 13, 2017 Mary Thomas-Spears I must start out with a initial plea of Guilty but Innocent in Order to initiate the Process of establishing no “Mens Rae” with the Motion of a “Lessor of Evils” defense, based on having no other choice but evil in the case at hand! As for guilt, I …

iN hONOR OF rICHARD jAMES rAWLINGS

Richard James Rawlings with Gatewood Galbraith in Glasgow, Kentucky 2011 The U.S. Marijuana Party, did, on February 24, 2013, loose one of its first and most influential Presidents,  Second only to Loretta Nall, who preceded him as the first President of the USMJParty in 2002. Richard James Rawlings took the head of the table in …

Cannabis convict Eddy Lepp free from prison

Lepp, age 64, hailed as a “marijuana martyr” by supporters   By Lisa M. Krieger | [email protected] PUBLISHED: December 7, 2016 at 9:59 am | UPDATED: December 8, 2016 at 9:16 am     SAN FRANCISCO — Free after eight years of federal imprisonment, one of the nation’s most celebrated cannabis convicts came home to …

The Man Who Brought Hemp to Kentucky (Gatewood Galbraith)

By Sarah Baird on January 12, 2015   After decades of being demonized and damned, hemp is now officially sprouting its way back into Kentucky’s good graces. Since the successful cultivation of the state’s first small-but-mighty legal “research” hemp crop early last year, politicians on both sides of the aisle have been eating hemp bars, …

When Woody Harrelson Planted Four Hemp Seeds Thu Apr 03, 2014

On June 1st, 1996, the sun rose lazily over Kentucky’s heartland. Thankfully, it wasn’t mid-summer yet in the Bluegrass State, when the land itself seems to be a source of heat, in addition to a blistering sun. I was in a car with Woody Harrelson, Kentucky hemp activist Joe Hickey and Woody’s attorney, another hemp …

Willie Nelson on 30 Years of Farm Aid — and Why He’s More Passionate Than Ever About Legalizing Pot

....(Read whole interview at link below)... In addition to Farm Aid, for years you have been involved in the fight to legalize marijuana and recognize the benefits of hemp products. Are you still passionate about that cause? More passionate than ever. I was recently encouraged to read about parents traveling to Colorado and Oregon where …

By Gatewood Galbraith From the Upcoming Special Activist Issue of Cannabis Culture Magazine, March-April, #65. (2006)

Kentucky Politics / Kentuckians for Gatewood Galbraith Gatewood for Governor, Kentucky Category: News and Politics Gatewood for Governor, Kentucky By Gatewood Galbraith From the Upcoming Special Activist Issue of Cannabis Culture Magazine, March-April, #65. Howdy Folks! My name is Gatewood Galbraith. My running mate Mark Wireman and I are candidates for the May 2007 Democratic …

Perennial candidate Gatewood Galbraith is dead, but his name might be on 2015 Kentucky ballot

Published April 02, 2015 Associated Press     LEXINGTON, Ky. –  Perennial candidate Gatewood Galbraith died in 2012, but that might not stop his name from appearing on the 2015 ballot for Kentucky governor. No, he's not running from beyond the grave. Sixty-eight-year-old Terrill Wayne Newman of Pulaski County legally changed his name on Tuesday …

Gatewood Galbraith: The Man Who Brought Hemp to Kentucky

By Sarah Baird on January 12, 2015 After decades of being demonized and damned, hemp is now officially sprouting its way back into Kentucky’s good graces. Since the successful cultivation of the state’s first small-but-mighty legal “research” hemp crop early last year, politicians on both sides of the aisle have been eating hemp bars, talking …