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Update on our appeal in the 9th Circuit Volkswagen Diesel Fraud Case

The Appellate Panel consolidated our Bosch appeal with the Volkswagen appeal and a decision should be announced soon.  If successful the appeal would set aside the largest consumer fraud settlement in history while leaving Volkswagen on the hook.  The settlement allowed Volkswagen to "hide and conceal" claims from the Court and Settlement Master Robert Mueller. 
We filed an action in Butte County yesterday with the intent of having a jury decide punitive damages. We would be the first party to bring the defeat device case to jury trial.  Peer reviewed studies proved thousands of people with lung diseases died from the fraud.  


Will Prohibition End By Independence Day?

Posted by Fred Fletcher on Thursday, April 7, 2016 Under: Cannabis Regulation
By July 2016, the DEA will announce an end to cannabis prohibition as we know it, or no change at all. The FDA last year reviewed if cannabis should be treated like heroin, coffee, or somewhere in between. The FDA then sent their topic secret recommendation to the DEA who can follow the recommendation, or reject it. That's correct, the DEA can override the FDA's decision on what to classify cannabis. Since the DEA is an enforcement agency and not a regulatory agency this appears to be a constitutional dilemma. To be continued this summer...

In : Cannabis Regulation 

Tags: fda  dea  cannabis  regulatory 

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