December 2017

Remembering Wisconsin medical cannabis advocate Jacki Rickert 1951-2017

The medical cannabis community in Wisconsin and beyond, along with family and friends, is grieving with the news that Wisconsin medical cannabis pioneer and warrior Jacki Rickert passed away in the early morning hours of Dec. 26 at UW Hospital in Madison after a long illness.

Jacki in New Brunswick, New Jersey in October 2000 for a protest at Al Gore’s campaign office protesting his flip against medical cannabis.

Legal Medicine Blues at Mt. Horeb Schoolhouse with Sen. Erpenbach Dec. 16

State Sen. Jon Erpenbach (D-Middleton) will be speaking about medical cannabis legislation he sponsored at a special event featuring local talent and timely subject matter Dec. 16th at 7pm at the District #1 Old School House in Mt. Horeb. Mineral Point singer-songwriter Rick Harris will kick off the event with a few tunes including his song about medical cannabis, “Legal Medicine Blues,” before Sen. Erpenbach takes the stage. The event is sponsored by the Southwest Wisconsin Area Progressives (SWWAP).

Cannabadger 2017 Year In Review

CBD, Decriminalization, Direct Legislation, Hemp, History, Legalization, Medical, Politics, Recreational

Cannabadger 2017 Year In Review

December 15, 2017 Gary Storck Leave a comment Edit

2017 was Cannabadger’s most productive year so far, with 81 articles posted in addition to this post so far, thanks to a number of high profile cannabis bills. 2016 produced 61 posts by comparison. According to Google Analytics, Cannabadger had over a half million page visits and over 900,000 visitors in the last year as of this writing, both annual records.