After years of court battles, the charges against the Kettle Falls Five may soon be dropped. On Oct. 16, 2017, the United States Department of Justice filed a motion to stay the case against the Kettle Falls Five, admitting that federal prosecutors did not have the authority to try the group.
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Larry Harvey, the Washington state medical patient who helped advocacy groups personify the draconian and misplaced impact of federal drug policy, died on Aug. 20, 2015. Harvey suffered from pancreatic cancer. He was 71.
On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, a federal jury acquitted a family of medical marijuana patients on four out five federal charges pressed against them.
Federal authorities recently dropped charges against one of the defendants: Larry Harvey. Harvey is suffering from terminal pancreatic cancer, and the charges were dropped due to health reasons.
Larry Harvey, a 70-year-old marijuana patient in Washington, must face the law after being accused of growing 70 pot plants on a property also housing weapons.