Should All Drugs Be Legalized?

Colorado and Washington have legalized the recreational use of marijuana, and thus far it’s gone quite well. Crime is down and the states are making significant money of the sale and implementation of their newly created marijuana industries. But could a similar system be applied for all drugs? Is the answer to the failed War […]

Gifts For Stoners: A Holiday Gift Guide For Marijuana Patients and Enthusiasts

What kind of (legal) products can you buy this holiday season? There are tons of thoughtful gifts out there, from products that support your friend’s medical cannabis use or personal freedom,  to supporting legalization and activism more broadly. Here are a few suggestions: Products There are actually all kinds of interesting products available for the […]

‘Substitute Judge’ Given Month In Prison For Possession

A substitute judge in Virginia’s Shenandoah County has been sentenced to 30 days in prison following a conviction for growing cannabis on his property.

Court: ‘It’s Okay Police Located Man Using His Cellphone GPS While Jogging’

In a move straight out of the novel 1984, a U.S. appeals court has ruled that police could legitimately use the GPS function of a man’s mobile phone to track him down for selling marijuana while he was out for a jog.

Third Government Official Accused of Accepting Bribes Allowing Marijuana Dispensary to Open

An LA City councilman is pleading guilty to accepting $7,000 in bribes to support a medical marijuana dispensary, making him the third in Cudahy to admit to the charges.

How Hemp Could Have Affected Agriculture

Doctors and Nurses Want Decriminalization

Tensions rise as two enormous dispensaries are targeted by Feds

Two of the most popular medical marijuana dispensaries in the nation are being shut down by the federal government. The two dispensaries, located in Oakland and San Jose, received Complaints for Forfeiture taped to their front doors for allegedly operating in violation of federal law.

New cannabis created: pain relief without the high

It has all the pain-killing properties of cannabis, without the high. A new strain of marijuana was created with the medicinal properties, but without the high in Tikun Olam, a government-approved medical marijuana plantation in northern Israel.

Uruguay president: Why only marijuana should be legalized

Uruguay President Jose Mujica says marijuana should be legalized, but not other drugs. Mujica’s plan would allow for the government to sell marijuana at an inexpensive price, so long as it is monitored.  It could only be in the form of marijuana cigarettes, and only sold to adult registered users.