Archive for ‘marijuana legalization’

January 15, 2017

Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

Can we finally put to rest the canard that marijuana has no medical value? And will someone tell Congress and the DEA?

Source: Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

December 12, 2016

WATCH: Reefer from B.C. to A.D. — the 5,000-year history of cannabis – Salon.com

Joe Dolce, author of “Brave New Weed,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to the history on cannabis VIDEO

Source: WATCH: Reefer from B.C. to A.D. — the 5,000-year history of cannabis – Salon.com

December 10, 2016

WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

Joe Dolce, author of “Brave New Weed,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to discuss the effects of cannabis VIDEO

Source: WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

November 13, 2016

It’s high time: If we can legalize marijuana, why can’t we end the misguided War on Drugs? – Salon.com

America’s wasted more than $1 trillion on demonizing drugs, many of which, like weed, have real medical benefits

Source: It’s high time: If we can legalize marijuana, why can’t we end the misguided War on Drugs? – Salon.com

November 13, 2016

When does California’s marijuana law go into effect? These are the key dates to know.

Legal weed is coming to the Golden State, but it might take some time for new laws to take full effect.

Source: When does California’s marijuana law go into effect? These are the key dates to know.

November 6, 2016

Here’s how much marijuana it would take to kill you

Source: Here’s how much marijuana it would take to kill you

November 6, 2016

Colorado’s Marijuana Industry Is Becoming an Economic Steamroller | Alternet

As voters in five states prepare to vote on legalization, a new report shows that legal pot is having a huge impact in the Rocky Mountain State.

Source: Colorado’s Marijuana Industry Is Becoming an Economic Steamroller | Alternet

November 5, 2016

The Surprising Way Aging Pain Patients Can Get Off Opiates | Alternet

It won’t kill you or get you strung out, but it can ease your aches and pains. You know what it is.

Source: The Surprising Way Aging Pain Patients Can Get Off Opiates | Alternet

October 29, 2016

Alaska’s First Retail Marijuana Shop ‘Herbal Outfitters’ Opens at ‘High Noon’ — TIME

The first store offering retail marijuana sales in Alaska is set to open Saturday nearly two years after voters approved recreational pot use in the state. Herbal Outfitters is opening in Valdez at what the store operators are calling “high noon,” marking the first time it is legal to buy marijuana under the voter initiative,…

via Alaska’s First Retail Marijuana Shop ‘Herbal Outfitters’ Opens at ‘High Noon’ — TIME

October 27, 2016

Recreational marijuana could be legal in a quarter of the country following this year’s elections

Source: Recreational marijuana could be legal in a quarter of the country following this year’s elections