Police Fine Church Member Who Brought Marijuana To Park

Three members of a church that uses marijuana in its ceremonies have been ticketed for possessing a controlled substance at a National Park.

RHODE ISLAND:  Three members of a church that uses marijuana in its ceremonies have been ticketed for possessing a controlled substance at Roger Williams National Memorial.Police moved in Tuesday and issued $100 citations after members of the West Greenwich-based Healing Church lit a glass pipe they referred to as a chalice.Anne Armstrong, deaconess of church, Read the full article…

Cannabis Sect Worshiping At Providence’s Roger Williams National Memorial

Leaders of The Healing Church of West Greenwich have using marijuana for prayer and anointing daily since last Thursday at the Roger Williams National Memorial.

RHODE ISLAND:  Leaders of The Healing Church of West Greenwich, which uses marijuana for prayer and anointing, said they have been holding daily novenas since Thursday at the Roger Williams National Memorial and that they were questioned but not arrested Sunday by a park ranger and Providence police. Anne Armstrong and Alan Gordon, who live Read the full article…

Write-In Candidate Smokes What She Says Is Marijuana In Political Ad

Write-in candidate for governor says, "Yes, I do smoke cannabis. And yes, I do inhale,"

RHODE ISLAND:  A medical marijuana advocate turned write-in candidate for Rhode Island governor has garnered instant social media attention by smoking what she says is pot in a campaign video. But her media stunt comes with a more serious political message about pot legalization. “I’m Anne Armstrong, and I’m going to be the next governor Read the full article…