Meet the raich case legal team ~


If you find a broken link please email us at

   Copyright © 2011 Angel Raich.  All rights reserved.

Robert A. Raich

Attorney for the Raich Case Legal Team

US Supreme Court Case

No. 03-1454: Gonzales v. Raich 2004-05


     Robert A. Raich

Robert A. Raich (Angel’s ex-husband) practices law in Oakland, California, where he specializes in medical cannabis law, business law, political law, and lobbying.  A graduate of Harvard University and the University of Texas School of Law, he previously practiced law with Eber, Nakagawa & Kitajo in San Francisco and with the Federal Election Commission in Washington, D.C.

Robert has spoken across the country and internationally on the regulation of medical cannabis. He is General Counsel of the Oakland Cannabis Buyers’ Cooperative, and was one of the lead attorneys in the U.S. Supreme Court case, United States v. Oakland Cannabis Buyers’ Coop., 532 U.S. 483 (2001). He is one of the lead attorneys and case coordinator in Raich v. Ashcroft/Gonzales, another federal medical cannabis case.  He is a member of the California Attorney General’s Medical Marijuana Task Force (Chairman, Caregiver Issues Subcommittee), and he has taught classes on medical cannabis to cadets at the Oakland Police Department’s Police Academy. He has appeared before dozens of tribunals throughout California, lobbying with respect to medical cannabis legislation and litigating medical cannabis cases.

Before practicing law, Mr. Raich served as a staff member in the United States Senate and the Texas House of Representatives, served in various positions in presidential and senatorial election campaigns, was a public opinion survey analyst, and worked as a television sound and camera technician and as a radio reporter. He was the publisher of an art journal, and served on a U.S. Department of Transportation Advisory Committee.  



All Our Supporters up at the Crack of Dawn waiting to watch the Raich Case in the US Supreme Court, November 29, 2004.

Angel McClary Raich after the United States Supreme Court Hears her case No. 03-1454: Gonzales v. Raich 2004-05.  Angel just spoke to a large crowd of media reporters and she’s now on her way to another press conference put on by Angel Wings Patient OutReach, Inc.  November 24, 2004

The Raich v. Gonzales Case 2007 Update

Join Angel Raich on these social-media networks to stay in touch with Angel and informed medical cannabis world.


Has your property and/or assets been seized in a federal forfeiture case, commerces clause case, federal raid, federal arrest or any other type of issue where the Gonzales v. Raich case is being used? 

Your case does not have to involve medical cannabis. 

If so, we want to know about it! 

Please email Angel Raich using the link below.


October 5, 2013


October 5, 2013,

I, Angel McClary Raich, did try to stop ObamaCare & ObamaCare's Legal Ramifications - We Citizens Now Face with the Governmental Shutdown!  A little bit of sugar makes the medicine go down!!   <Read More>