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Taking a Closer Look at Today’s Marijuana-Related Ballot Measures

Taking a Closer Look at Today’s Marijuana-Related Ballot Measures

For months, marijuana advocates across the country have been working to get various initiatives and referendums onto the general election ballot so that the fate of marijuana could be...
It’s Election Day – Find Out Where to Go to Vote

It’s Election Day – Find Out Where to Go to Vote

Today is election day.   Do you know where to go to cast your vote? Google has created a tool that helps voters find their registered polling location.  Google Politics...
Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Paul Ryan Supports States’ Rights in Medical Marijuana Debate

Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Paul Ryan Supports States’ Rights in Medical Marijuana Debate

In an interview on Friday, Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan stated that he believes in states’ rights to determine whether or not they want to legalize medical marijuana. He...
Weed Not Greed Starts Nationwide Tour

Weed Not Greed Starts Nationwide Tour

Weed Not Greed, a cannabis legalization organization, has announced that they will start a nationwide tour on August 17, the goal of which is to increase marijuana visibility and...
Landlords Face Pressure in Feds’ Fight Against Medical Marijuana

Landlords Face Pressure in Feds’ Fight Against Medical Marijuana

The medical marijuana crackdowns in MMJ states like California and Colorado have forced a number of dispensaries to close their doors.  In their continued efforts to eradicate medical marijuana...
Pro-Marijuana Legalization Candidate Wins Out in Texas Primary

Pro-Marijuana Legalization Candidate Wins Out in Texas Primary

In the Texas Democratic primary election for State Representative, one of the largest points of contention between the candidates was the legalization of marijuana.  In a small victory for...
New Obama Book Reveals Extensive Marijuana Use

New Obama Book Reveals Extensive Marijuana Use

The new unauthorized book about President Obama, his family, and his life thus far, “Barack Obama: The Story” contains some very revealing information about the President’s marijuana use as...
Gary Johnson Selects Marijuana Advocate as Running Mate

Gary Johnson Selects Marijuana Advocate as Running Mate

Gary Johnson, Libertarian Presidential Candidate hopeful, has selected California Judge Jim Gray to be his running mate.  Gray is known for his marijuana legalization advocacy, which “puts  pot front-and-center...
Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Obama on Marijuana Crackdowns While Hosting White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Obama on Marijuana Crackdowns While Hosting White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Jimmy Kimmel hosted the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday night.  The dinner is attended annually by the President and First Lady, as well as government officials and members...
420 Celebrations Commence Around the Globe

420 Celebrations Commence Around the Globe

420 is a term that has come to be synonymous with the cannabis movement and subculture.  High Times reported that the phrase originated with a group of high school...