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Portland Oregon Airport to Allow In-State Passengers to Fly with Marijuana

Portland Oregon Airport to Allow In-State Passengers to Fly with Marijuana

Portland International Airport in Portland, Oregon is allowing passengers who are flying to destinations in-state to carry marijuana on their flights.  Marijuana became legal in Oregon on July 1,...
Portland, Oregon to Hold Event to Celebrate Legal Marijuana

Portland, Oregon to Hold Event to Celebrate Legal Marijuana

Recreational marijuana is officially legal in Oregon as of July 1, and Portland-area tokers are taking the opportunity to celebrate their new found freedom to smoke marijuana over the...
NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana by passing Measure 91 last year, and now NORML is setting up shop in Portland in order to ensure that the rules and regulations...
Portland’s Hempstalk Festival Denied Permit for 2015

Portland’s Hempstalk Festival Denied Permit for 2015

After hearing of marijuana legalization in Oregon, Portland parks officials sent a letter to Hempstalk Festival’s founder Paul Stanford, alerting him that his request for a permit for the...
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...
Portland, ME Legalizes Marijuana Possession

Portland, ME Legalizes Marijuana Possession

On Tuesday, Portland, Me. became the first city in New England to legalize recreational marijuana use and possession.  The new law allows residents to possess up to 2.5 ounces...
Marijuana Policy Project Ads to Be Featured on Portland, ME Buses

Marijuana Policy Project Ads to Be Featured on Portland, ME Buses

The Marijuana Policy Project has launched another public ad campaign– this time on the side of buses in Portland, Maine.  The advertisements promote marijuana as a safer alternative to...
Portland, Maine Considers Marijuana Legalization

Portland, Maine Considers Marijuana Legalization

On Monday, the Portland, Me. City Council will hold a public hearing to discuss legalizing marijuana for adults age 21 and older within city limits. The hearing ties into...
Anti-Marijuana Billboards Removed in Oregon

Anti-Marijuana Billboards Removed in Oregon

Seven anti-marijuana billboards in the Portland, Oregon area have been taken down after numerous complaints were received from medical marijuana patients. The billboards depicted people who looked almost zombie-like,...
Atlantic CannaFest to be Held in Maine This Saturday

Atlantic CannaFest to be Held in Maine This Saturday

This Saturday, Portland, ME medical marijuana advocates are hosting Atlantic CannaFest at Deering Oaks Park.  The festival is a free rally featuring music, vendors, and speakers.  There will be...