There is a major political debate currently happening in many parts of this country, but the astonishing thing is that most politicians — especially those on the national stage — seem to want to pretend the debate doesn’t even exist. Read more: Chris Weigant, Mar……
Although many believe that marijuana has essentially been legal in California because it was the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996 – it’s not legal yet. Read more: Marijuana, California, Police Shootings,
Marijuana is a substance that has been used by half of Americans, is cheerfully enjoyed throughout pop culture, and in several states is a burgeoning legal commodity. But apparently, if you’re black in North Carolina, marijuana possession is also just cause for a public slaying….
Access to medical marijuana may be cutting down on the overall use of opioids, including prescription painkillers like OxyContin and Percocet, new res… Read more: What's Working, Marijuana, Opioid Epidemic,
Marijuana use is often a top concern among parents of teens. But a new government report suggests it’s not the kids you need to worry about. A 12-ye… Read more: Voices, Marijuana, Health Post50,
Our next several blogs will catalogue the various ways drug companies have ruthlessly promoted our nation’s deadly opioid epidemic. This first installment on just the latest outrage- political lobbying to block the legalization of medical marijuana. Future blogs will each tell other aspects of this sordid…
Legalizing marijuana is something we might feel that we can do little about. Yet we can do more than we think. If legalization is your state’s ballot this year, make you vote count. If your state is nowhere near legalization, then vote for pro-legalization candidates….
When Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana in 2012, it did so only for private consumption. This fall, voters in Denver will have the chanc… Read more: Marijuana, Marijuana Legalization, Denver,
“I just heard that the DEA isn’t going to reschedule medical marijuana. What’s up with that?” That’s right. As far as Uncle Sam is concerned… Read more: Marijuana, Drug War, Medical Marijuana,
The most recent polls show 54% of Americans favor legalizing marijuana. Here’s why you should get behind it, too. Read more: Marijuana Legalization, Health, War on Drugs, Legal Weed,