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Democrats, Listen to the Resistance. Legalize Weed. – Slate Magazine

Slate MagazineDemocrats, Listen to the Resistance. Legalize Weed.Slate MagazineSo far, the Democratic Party has remained mostly silent about this looming threat—a disastrously stupid position. A supermajority of Americans support legalizing marijuana for both recreational and medicinal use. Weed is a winning issue for Democrats.Support for marijuana legalization is at an all-time highTheBlaze.comMarijuana legalization support at all-time highCBS Read entire story

Medical Marijuana Bill Introduced in Iowa

The Iowa Senate Appropriations Committee introduced a bill to establish a comprehensive medical cannabis program in the state. The bill already received unanimous support by a subcommittee at a hearing last week, and may receive a full Senate vote as early as this week. The bill would allow patients suffering from cancer, PTSD, intractable pain, and a host of other aliments access to this life-saving treatment option if their doctors certify them Read entire story

West Virginia Becomes the 29th Medical Marijuana State

Today, West Virginia officially became the 29th state to pass medical marijuana legislation! Gov. Jim Justice signed the law today after the bipartisan bill passed both the Senate and House earlier this month. While the law isn’t perfect, it’s a great start toward providing safe and legal access to medical marijuana for qualifying patients. A summary is available here. This achievement didn’t happen overnight. In fact, MPP, along with many other Read entire story

Vineyard owners file lawsuit to ban nearby marijuana growing operation – KATU

KATUVineyard owners file lawsuit to ban nearby marijuana growing operationKATU(AP) — Oregon vineyard owners are asking a judge to ban neighboring property owners from growing marijuana. The lawsuit filed in Yamhill County Circuit Court this week claims Momtazi Vineyard has already lost one customer due to the planned marijuana ...and more » (c) marijuana growing - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

CBS poll: Marijuana support growing – WCAX

BloombergCBS poll: Marijuana support growingWCAXThe latest CBS poll shows 61 percent of Americans think pot should be legal. It's a 5 point increase over last year. More than half of all states have legalized medical marijuana. It's a move 88 percent of Americans agree with. Eight states along with ...Canadian Pot Firms See Medical Exports Growing Under Trudeau LawBloombergGrowing number of baby boomers are using marijuanaNOW Read entire story

Blueberry Cheesecake

Information about Blueberry Cheesecake: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering timeWhen you first came across a strain named Blueberry Cheesecake, it can be a little nostalgic. I mean, just think about that sweet, delectable dessert your mom made for you when you were a kid.More or less, you should have an idea of how a real Blueberry Cheesecake tastes like, right? So, smoking a roll of marijuana with such flavor Read entire story

Amnesia

Information about Amnesia: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering timeThis strain is a typically sativa-dominant variant, that has delightful effects and useful healing abilities. Amnesia is a favorite among medical cannabis patients, due to its high levels of THC, providing a full-bodied, head-to-toe relief, combined with a pleasant citrus-fruity and aromatic flavor.Amnesia is a well-known sativa-dominant favorite, Read entire story

Freedom’s UK 420 Guide

420 is nearly upon us, bringing with it a multitude of pro cannabis events throughout the UK where we can get together, promote a change in legislation and celebrate cannabis culture. Here's a list of the events we're aware of: Bristol 15th April London - Hyde Park 20th April Durham 20th April Glasgow 20th April Leeds - Hyde Park 20th April Derry 20th April Manchester 23rd April Swansea 23rd April Let us know of any we're not aware of Read entire story

A 420 Classic: Add ‘Grow House’ to Your Stoner Movie Collection

On Monday night, the scent of solidarity and good vibes permeated throughout the Bruin Theater in Westwood, where hundreds of cannabis enthusiasts, activists and professionals gathered to watch DJ Pooh’s latest creation, Grow House. Sitting among so many like-minded individuals, I must admit that I felt honored to be a part of the event. Four rows back from my seat, Snoop Dogg was taking pictures with a long line of fans who just wanted a few Read entire story

Don’t Miss This Unheard of 4/20 Vape Sale!

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Bipartisan Bill Would Reclassify Marijuana as Schedule 3 Substance

Bipartisan legislation proposed in the House on Thursday would make marijuana a Schedule 3 drug, removing cannabis from its current standing as a Schedule 1 substance alongside deadly contraband including ecstasy and heroin. By reclassifying weed in the same category as anabolic steroids, Congress would “make it easier for ill-patients and scientific and medical researchers to obtain marijuana,” the bill’s authors said in a statement Thursday. On Read entire story

What Marijuana Legalization in Canada Could Mean for the United States

America's neighbor to the north is fast moving toward legalizing recreational marijuana nationwide, which would make Canada the second country in the world to do so. And the impact of having weed legalized on such a big scale, so close to home, may affect the future of pot in the United States. "There are those who sometimes regard Canada as the 51st state. It would be an important signal about the movement coming of age.… (c) Cannabis Read entire story

Sparking up support: NH poised to expand medical marijuana laws – Concord Monitor

Concord MonitorSparking up support: NH poised to expand medical marijuana lawsConcord MonitorNew Hampshire legalized medical marijuana in 2013 and since then lawmakers have debated expanding its use to include more qualifying conditions. The state Senate on Thursday approved therapeutic cannabis for chronic pain in an 18-5 vote, but sent a ... (c) medical marijuana - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

Pa. awards $10.4M contract to track medical marijuana – Philly.com

Philly.comPa. awards $10.4M contract to track medical marijuanaPhilly.comThe contract is “an important step forward in ensuring that we can get medical marijuana to patients who desperately need it,” Karen Murphy, the secretary of health, said in a statement announcing the award. “This contract serves two important ...How Congress Could Give Trump the Green Light to Go After Medical MarijuanaThe Nation.Pa. awards $10M 'seed-to-sale' Read entire story

The Opening Bell 4/19/17: Marijuana Legalization & Questioning American Complacency – WGN Radio

WGN RadioThe Opening Bell 4/19/17: Marijuana Legalization & Questioning American ComplacencyWGN RadioThe long standing debate on marijuana legalization continues as state by state legalization moves along. Steve discussed with IL State Representative Kelly Cassidy about the amendment of House Bill 2353 that is also paired with IL State Senator Heather ... (c) marijuana legalization - Google News - Read entire story here. Read entire story

11 charts that show marijuana has truly gone mainstream – Washington Post

Washington Post11 charts that show marijuana has truly gone mainstreamWashington PostPublic opinion surveys consistently show that support for marijuana legalization hovers around 60 percent. But most of those surveys don't ask respondents what, exactly, legal marijuana means to them -- they just ask whether marijuana should be legal ...Poll: More Than Half of American Adults Have Tried MarijuanaLaw Street Media (blog)Most Americans approve Read entire story

Supporters of Rhode Island Legalization Urge Legislators to Act on Bill

On Tuesday, Regulate Rhode Island and allies made a strong case to the House Judiciary Committee to vote on H 5555, the legislation to regulate marijuana similarly to alcohol. Click below to watch testimony from: Rep. Scott Slater, primary sponsor of H 5555 Jim Vincent, president of the NAACP Providence branch and co-chair of Regulate Rhode Island Dr. David Nathan, founder and board president of Doctors for Cannabis Regulation Rev. Jamie Washam, Read entire story

MPP Responds to Reports of New Drug Czar Nominee Tom Marino

Rep. Tom Marino The Marijuana Policy Project has issued the statement below in response to reports that Congressman Tom Marino (R-PA) will be named the next director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), also known as the “drug czar.” As a member of Congress, Marino has consistently voted against marijuana policy reform legislation. MPP’s Robert Capecchi released the following statement in a press release: “We Read entire story

Landlords want right to ban tenants from growing marijuana – CTV News

CTV NewsLandlords want right to ban tenants from growing marijuanaCTV NewsAlbert Krespine, who runs the 710 Compassion Club in Montreal, said that he expects more people will grow marijuana once it is legal and that landlords can't stop them. “Seventy per cent of our patients want to grow their own cannabis and want to learn ...Manitoba landlord group wants feds to let them decide if tenants can grow potCBC.caall 5 news articles » (c) Read entire story