Sebastopol City Council candidate Jacob looks to make history

By 
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT

Robert Jacob, founder and executive director of Peace In Medicine, is running for Sebastopol City Council. Christopher Chung / Press Democrat

 

Robert Jacob, founder and executive director of two medical marijuana dispensaries, is running for the City Council in Sebastopol, where a pot business hardly raises an eyebrow.

Running the dispensaries might even be a positive, Jacob said.

“It will be a great plus,” said Jacob. “It is a testament to my ability to be a community builder and take a leadership role.”

And if Jacob, who runs Peace In Medicine, is elected, it may be a first in California for someone making a living in medical marijuana.

 

Read complete article here:

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20120701/ARTICLES/120709997?p=1&tc=pg