March 2016

az4norml-leaf AZ4NORML Saturday General Meeting

Saturday, March 12th 3PM – 4:20PM

Meeting called: President: Jon Gettel and Vice President: Brittany

Secretary: Manny and Treasurer: Kathy

Attendees: Welcome!!! Please sign-in!!

  • Mission Statement: AZ4NORML works to educate the community about the benefits of medical cannabis, the safety of responsible adult use, and the value of industrial hemp.
  • Chapter Leadership:
    • President: Jon Gettel Clinical Advisor: Aari Ruben
    • Vice-President: Brittany Social Media Coordinator: Brittany
    • Treasurer: Kathy Event Coordinator: Tom M.
    • Secretary: Manny Volunteer Coordinator: Robert Clark
  • Officer Nominations and Elections
  • Events: (Critical part of AZ4NORML’s community outreach)
    • [PAST ]Feb 12-14th, 2016: Gem and Jam Festival
    • [PAST] Feb 27th: Tucson Peace Fair and Music Festival
    • Sun March 13th: Fords on 4th Ave 9am-3pm
    • Sat March 26th: Tucson Psychedelic Society Meeting
    • April 2nd: 420 Social Club Monthly BBQ/Potluck Fundraiser!
    • Sat April 16th: KFMA Day 2016 Feat. Disturbed, ShineDown, and more!
    • Sat April 16th: 420 “Smoked Out” BBQ & Music Fest in Page, AZ
    • Wed April 20th: Discuss 420 plans! 420 Social Club?
    • Thu April 14th– Sun 24th: Pima County Fair AZFMR Booth!
    • Sat May 7th: Phx Global Marijuana March- Poster Party? Car Pool?
    • Any Concerts, Festivals, Events – Rialto Theatre, Volunteers needed



    • One Person’s Handwriting Derails Maine Pot Legalization Initiative
    • Oscars Gift Bags Included a Marijuana Vaporizer
    • Denver Denied Permit for 4/20 Cannabis Cup
    • Marijuana Scholarship Offered At CO University
    • Scan That Recommends People’s Ideal Marijuana Strain
    • Study: Most U.S Medical Marijuana Patients Over 40 Years Old
    • First Dispensary to Have Drive Thru Window Opening Soon
    • Actor Woody Harrelson Applies For Dispensary License in HI
    • New App: Tripsit (Helping folks through difficult experiences)
    • Marijuana seizures at the border go from 4m lbs to 1.5m lbs
    • Medical Marijuana Sales to Begin in Israel
    • Arizona Accepting New Dispensary Applications
    • Arizona Receives a B- on Medical Marijuana Industry Report
    • 20 States That Will Be Voting on Marijuana Measures in 2016
    • UNGASS Next month: US to call for change in drug enforcement?
    • Discussion: How would the election change marijuana enforcement?
  • Projects:
    • Trevor SSDP: Trip to DC Update
    • #AZFMR: Jason – Campaign Update
    • Merchandise: MJ gear and products: we need them! Email us with ideas.
    • Graphic Designer: We need help with Tshirt, banner, and logo design
    • Bob: Update on Legalization 2016, Safer Arizona and Court/Trial Support
    • Doc: Updates and Information
  • Announcements: Community Announcements
    • Thank you to the 420 Social Club!!!!!!!!
    • Facebook page: Thanks Brittany and all of our supporters!
    • Thanks Britt & friends for the News stories!
    • – Donations for purchases, link at
  • Members/Patients’ Recommendations:
      • Dispensaries: Desert Bloom, 8060 E. 22nd St, #108
      • Doctors: Medical Marijuana Recommendations
        • Tumbleweeds Health Center 520-838-4430 $85 cert, $65 renew
          • Radio show: Wednesday 8-9A, itunes and website