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Oregon First Lady Admits Purchasing Land for Illegal Pot Grow After Secret Marriage

Oregon First Lady Admits Purchasing Land for Illegal Pot Grow After Secret Marriage

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber’s (D) fiancée–Cylvia Hayes–admits to having a secret marriage and jointly buying land for “an illegal marijuana grow operation.”

On October 9 she admitted to the secret marriage which lasted “from 1997 to 2001” and, following her admission, a public records search turned up details on the land purchase.

According to KOIN, Hayes “married an Ethiopian man solely to help him become a US citizen.” Hayes says she received money “for entering… [the] fraudulent marriage,” and she used the money to “purchase a lap top and pay school expenses.”

Four months into the marriage with the Ethiopian man, Hayes and a boyfriend bought a piece of land “in remote Washington state… near the Canadian border.” She says the land was “intended to be the site of a marijuana grow operation that never materialized.” 

Patrick Seimion sold the land to Hayes and her boyfriend and says, “There’s was somewhat of a leader/follower there, and she was leading and the gentlemen was following.” 

Gov. Kitzhaber is currently running for re-election against Republican challenger Dennis Richardson. 

On the Issues shows that Kitzhaber supports medical marijuana and allowing states, not the federal government, to make drug policy. 

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