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    v Tommy Thompson in the Republican primary, as a single-issue agricultural hemp campaign.

    While out collecting ballot signatures, I met Richard Monat, a ho-chunk law prof specializing in treaty rights, and mentioned that the federal regulations governing licensing of hemp farms contained language referencing licenses issued by State or tribal authorities.

    By the 2nd drink, he'd pieced this together with language in the 1868 Ft. Laramie Treaty which gave the Lakota Nation rights to regulate agriculture on their land, (a power not reserved in the US Treaties with most Native Nations.)

    When Sheriff Arpaio asks for my papers, I'll hand him a pack of ZigZags.

    by ben masel on Thu May 20, 2010 at 04:48:35 PM PDT

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