It was profoundly stupid of the DEA to target Patels. I imagine the drug warriors thought they had found another helpless minority to pick on. If they had done their homework they would have quickly realized this was not the case.
Dr.Tom's Medical Marijuana Blog
Med MJ blog by an MD; it's focused mainly on the surprising implications of what he's learned
(and the government doesn't know) about pot use.
It's based on a study of those hoping to be designated as "medical"
in accordance with California's much misunderstood law.