Chris Conrad and Mikki Norris are living legends in the battle for legal cannabis through their activism, journalism, vision and court-recognized expertise in cannabis cultivation and use. Cannabis News Network tells the story of Chris and Mikki in 6 episodes, published every Friday for 6 weeks. This is part 5: Prop 64, the Californian way.
‘In some places, if you have an arrest record for marihuana they call that a criminal record but in California, it’s a resume’ – Chris Conrad
This part goes further into the details of Prop 64, the legislation which legalized cannabis in California.
Chris and Mikki began their grassroots legalisation campaign in 1988 and championed last year’s successful California Prop. 64 campaign. Chris is the author of The Newbies Guide to Cannabis and the Industry, Hemp: Lifeline to the Future, and Hemp for Health. Mikki is co-author of Shattered Lives: Portraits from America’s Drug War and Human Rights and the US Drug War.
They were curators of the Hash Marihuana Hemp Museum of Amsterdam and publish TheLeafOnline.com.