10% of Americans Admit to Going to Work High on Marijuana

A new survey conducted by Mashable shows that 9.74% of Americans smoke marijuana before heading to work. Of those who smoke marijuana before going to work, only 20% obtain it legally.  The other 80% buy it off the black market. Additionally 28% of those surveyed said that they use prescription drugs before work, but only 7% did so for recreational reasons.  95% of those us...

65% of Washington DC Voters Support Marijuana Legalization Initiative

A new poll conducted by The Washington Post/NBC News/Marist shows that 65% of Washington DC voters support Initiative 71, which would legalize and regulate marijuana like alcohol. “D.C. voters want to take marijuana completely out the criminal justice system and refocus police priorities,” said Dr. Malik Burnett, D.C. Policy Manager for the Drug Policy Alliance. “Voter...

Colorado Health Authorities Vote Not to Limit Number of Patients Medical Marijuana Caregivers Can Serve

On Tuesday, the Colorado Board of Health voted 6-1 to delete a proposed change to the state's rule for medical marijuana caregivers that would have limited caregivers to only growing marijuana on behalf of 10 patients. Currently, Colorado allows caregivers to have 5 patients.  Caregivers may apply for waivers so that caregivers may provide medical marijuana to more patients...

Marijuana Policy Project Launches Consume Responsibly Campaign in Colorado

The Marijuana Policy Project, a marijuana advocacy group which aided in the legalization of marijuana in Washington and Colorado, has launched a campaign in Denver, Colorado encouraging marijuana users to "consume responsibly." The campaign, primarily aimed at tourists, highlights aspects of legal recreational marijuana use that could get inexperienced users into trouble, ei...

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Colorado Dispensaries and Grows Raided Due to Possible Link to Colombian Drug Cartels

Colorado Dispensaries and Grows Raided Due to Possible Link to Colombian Drug Cartels

On Friday, NUGGETRY News reported that federal DEA agents had raided a number of medical marijuana grows and dispensaries near Denver.  Now, multiple sources are claiming the investigation is...
Marijuana Legalization Bill Fails in Maine

Marijuana Legalization Bill Fails in Maine

On Thursday, the Maine State Legislature failed to pass a bill that would have legalized, taxed, and regulated recreational marijuana for individuals age 21 and older.  The Legislative Council...
Feds Raid Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Grows

Feds Raid Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Grows

Following a recent lull in raids and seizures, federal DEA and IRS agents raided over a dozen marijuana facilities in Denver, Co. and the surrounding areas Thursday morning.  According...
82% of Floridians Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

82% of Floridians Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

A new poll conducted by the Quinnipiac Polling Institute has found that 82% of Floridians support legalizing medical marijuana for individuals suffering from the symptoms of debilitating diseases. Independents...
Maryland Gubernatorial Candidate Proposes Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Maryland Gubernatorial Candidate Proposes Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur has proposed a plan that would legalize the use and sale of recreational marijuana in the state.  This is the first time a...
20 Thousand Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Arizona Border

20 Thousand Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Arizona Border

US Border Protection officials in Arizona seized over 20,000 pounds of marijuana at the Mariposa port of entry on the outskirts of Nogales.  The seizure is being called the...
Liberia Destroys Over 650 Pounds of Marijuana by Burning It

Liberia Destroys Over 650 Pounds of Marijuana by Burning It

Liberia’s Drug Enforcement Agency burned over 650 pounds of marijuana that was seized as part of a nationwide crackdown on drug traffickers.  According to officials, the marijuana was smuggled...
Half of Wisconsin Voters Favor Marijuana Legalization, Lawmakers Not On Board

Half of Wisconsin Voters Favor Marijuana Legalization, Lawmakers Not On Board

A new poll by the Marquette University Law School shows that 49.7% of Wisconsin voters support the legalization of recreational marijuana.  However, that does not mean that lawmakers are...
Washington Starts Accepting Applications for Recreational Marijuana Licenses

Washington Starts Accepting Applications for Recreational Marijuana Licenses

On Monday, Washington State will begin accepting applications from individuals  hoping to obtain a license to operate a recreational marijuana business.  Applications will be accepted from hopeful growers, shop...
Utah Doctors Endorse Medical Marijuana Tinctures

Utah Doctors Endorse Medical Marijuana Tinctures

This week, three Utah physicians wrote a letter to the state Controlled Substances Advisory Committee to endorse the use of medical marijuana for patients, including the use of marijuana...