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The Patient Care Association of California, a group of marijuana collectives and cooperatives formed in mid-2011 to combat the medical marijuana ordinance passed by the City of San Diego, is promoting a fund raiser in support of Bob Filner’s mayoral campaign.

Scheduled for April 6 in Coronado, a promotional flyer for the event sent out by e-mail suggests a $50 donation at the door, though an attached pledge form encourages donations ranging from $100 to $1,000.

Filner has been a vocal supporter of the medical marijuana cause – see past Reader coverage here and here

A request for comment and further info from Patient Care Association went unanswered.

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Visduh March 30, 2012 @ 6:40 p.m.

Something tells me that this ain't gonna help Bob with the oldsters in town. I doubt that many of them know of his prior support for legal weed. On the whole, I'd guess this is not one of his more astute moves.


Radical Uterus April 1, 2012 @ 5:58 a.m.

I disagree, do not underestimate how worldly old people can be. They are still full of surprises.


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