Marc Scott Emery (born February 13, 1958) is a Canadian cannabis policy reform advocate, a politician, and media publisher as well as a former cannabis seed seller. He is currently serving a five-year sentence in a United States federal prison for selling cannabis seeds.
Media and documentaries
Over his career, Emery has been covered in many newspaper articles and media appearances, including features in the front page of the Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, CNN TV, and CNN Radio News, ABC News, the USA Today, the Hindustan Times of India the National Enquirer, Rolling Stone Magazine, CBC Newsworld, Forbes Magazine, Vancouver Magazine, 60 Minutes, the New York Times and more.
Emery is featured in the 2007 CBC documentary film "Prince of Pot: The US vs. Marc Emery",and CBC ...
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Marc Emery has gotten a "prison pay raise", according to a tweet from his wife Jodie.
The Prince of Pot now collects $22.20 per month as the recreation clerk, up from $18.48 per month that he previously earned.
Emery is incarcerated in Yazoo City, Mississippi after pleading guilty in a Seattle court to distributing drugs—marijuana seeds—and receiving a five-year sentence.
Emery maintains that he always paid taxes in Canada on income derived from his seed-selling business, which wasn't deemed to be worthy of criminal charges north of the border.
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Marc Emery: In Canada, cannabis regulation is the new prohibition - Straight.com Straight.comMarc Emery: In Canada, cannabis regulation is the new prohibitionStraight.comPrince of Pot Marc Emery addresses the crowd at Vancouver's annual 4/20 rally in April 2015. SToner Advisory. After 50 years of oppression by three levels of Canadian governments (1965 being the first year for a notable number of marijuana arrests in ...a další »