The following ads were produced and aired in Minnesota during the 2013/2014 legislative session.
The following three ads were produced and aired in Minnesota during the 2007/2008 legislative session.
This ad features Preston, Minn. resident Neil Haugerud, a former sheriff of Fillmore County and elected member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. Mr. Haugerud now suffers from arachnoiditis – a debilitating condition caused by inflammation of the linings that surround the brain and spinal cord, causing severe, intractable pain.
Ever since a disc in his neck burst, causing extensive nerve damage and muscle spasms, Ely resident K.K. Forss has suffered intractable and debilitating pain.
This was the first in a series of ads released in Minnesota, featuring patients urging Governor Pawlenty not to veto the medical marijuana bill. This ad features medical marijuana patient Lynn Rubenstein Nicholson of Minneapolis, who suffers intractable pain after enduring 10 surgeries following a severe back injury.