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The East Coast Unity Cypher will be passing the torch, or joint, of activism from Maine to Miami, Florida to bring awareness to cannabis legalization efforts on the East Coast of the US.


Central Florida NORML will host the Unity Cypher in Ybor City, Florida, at Stone Soup Company, on May 4th, 2016 from 7pm – 9pm.


Ybor City, FL -- The East Coast Cannabis Coalition is a network of cannabis reformers who are working to: change laws and drug policies, increase safe access for patients, educate the public about the benefits of cannabis, and organize people who want to get involved in the cannabis reform movement. Their latest effort to achieve their task is the East Coast Unity Cypher.


Marijuana Legalization groups from Maine to Miami, Florida will be participating in the Unity Cypher to show their support for one another. To do this they will be handing off the Torch, or joint, of Activism. Yes, the Torch of Activism is made to look like a giant joint. This “Joint of Activism” will be “passed” to Central Florida NORML, the local Chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, and making its way through Tampa on May 4th. Central Florida NORML will be holding the event at Stone Soup Company in Ybor City from 7pm-9pm.




Who:     Central Florida NORML

What:    East Coast Unity Cypher

Where:  Stone Soup Company, 1517 E 7th Ave, Ybor City, FL

When:   May 4th, 7PM-9PM