Robert C. Randall and Alice O'Leary-Randall Papers, 1965-2006

Scope and Content Note

The Robert C. Randall and Alice O'Leary-Randall Papers document legal efforts for the use of medical marijuana in the treatment of Robert's glaucoma. The papers are organized in five series: ALLIANCE FOR CANNABIS THERAPEUTICS (ACT), LEGAL FILES, SUBJECT FILES, WRITINGS, and VISUAL MATERIALS.

The ALLIANCE FOR CANNABIS THERAPEUTICS (ACT) series includes Advisory Board materials, Board minutes, articles of incorporation, by-laws, policies and procedures, press releases, reports, communiques with members, brochures, editorials, news briefs, and articles on legalizing medical marijuana, Paralyzed Americans for Legal Medical Marijuana (PALM) materials, Quilt Weekend materials and Marijuana AIDS Research Service (MARS) information.

The LEGAL FILES series consists of evidence, testimony, and transcripts surrounding the Randall case, ACT, and other state and national challenges to the law.

The SUBJECT FILES series includes articles and correspondence about legalizing drugs for medical use, articles about medical marijuana, interviews of and an article about Robert Randall, FOIA materials, information about marijuana and health, Political Action materials, promotional flyers, copies of State studies and laws, and the Therapeutic Use of Marijuana Official States Reports Index.

The WRITINGS series includes two theses and books written or edited by Robert Randall and Alice O'Leary-Randall.

The VISUAL MATERIALS series consists of negatives from Quilt Weekend, a public awareness event about medical marijuana.