Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Bring on the Reefah: Pot is Now Legal in Massachusetts

Wicked Reefah! Legal-marijuana activists were in a celebratory mood Thursday as a new voter-approved law took effect in Massachusetts, allowing people 21 and over to possess, grow and use limited amounts of recreational pot. It will...

Canada’s Federal Report on Marijuana Completed… So Now What?

Canada’s marijuana task force announced last week that it has fulfilled its mission and soon will deliver a final report to the government outlining recommendations for the country’s legal cannabis framework. The report is being...

BEGINNERS: HOW TO GROW JUST ONE POT PLANT IN YOUR HOME

As the weather warms up, so do most smokers. There is something about the spring and summer months that brings out the toker in all of us. And, sometimes, it brings out our green...

Lighting Up At The Inauguration? Yep – That’s The Plan For Some!

WASHINGTON — A group of marijuana legalization advocates plan to hand out thousands of joints during President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. Pro-marijuana organization DCMJ will begin distributing the 4,200 joints 8 a.m. on Jan. 20 on...

Social Pot Smokers In Denver Upset With Ruling

Opponents of a state ruling that would prevent bars and many restaurants in Denver from offering on-site marijuana consumption said the ruling would overturn a law approved by voters and force people to sneak...

How Congress Can Protect Legalized Pot From President Trump

In the lead-up to the presidential election, it was hard to tell where candidate Donald Trump stood on cannabis. Supporters of both Trump and cannabis would tell you one thing, namely that the candidate had...

Why You Should Think Of Cannabis As A Dietary Essential

Nathaniel Morris and his wife Emily Aryn Morris are the founders of ProPlantWare, the platform for their movement, Rethink Cannabis. We have all been tainted by the reputation that cannabis has attained over the...

Why Trump Is Set To Become The Pot President

Can Trump Be A Friend To The Pot Community? If there are two things president-elect Donald Trump loves more than anything else, it’s fame and money. Trump’s international recognition a flashy billionaire is undisputed. Despite...

Is The Cultivation & Consumption of Cannabis a Basic Human Right?

A RIGHT IN MEXICO In 2013 the Mexican Society for Responsible and Tolerant Consumption filed a legal petition demanding the right to grow, own, and use marijuana.  That petition was initially denied but later appealed to the Supreme Court....

Can The US Become A Marijuana Superpower Under President Trump?

United States of Marijuana? Donald Trump may have won the US presidency, but in six of the nine states that were asked to decide on marijuana legalization on election day, more people actually voted for...

Colorado’s Final Pot Shop License Search is Coming to an End

More than two years after the first recreational marijuana storefront opened in Aurora, the opportunity to apply for the city’s 24th — and final — pot shop license is ending. Retail marijuana businesses have until...

Law Enforcement Is Still Puzzled With Pot & DUIs

Pot + DUI = Not-So-Clear Laws While marijuana consumers and enthusiasts might be rejoicing over the recent string of electoral victories for cannabis legalization, they also still face some new and quite sobering realities. Every state...