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Everything You Need To Know About The Meet The Press Pot Panel In 36 Seconds

Everything You Need To Know About The Meet The Press Pot Panel In 36 Seconds

The New York Times rocked America’s world this weekend by coming out in favor of legalizing marijuana, and NBC News’ Meet the Press celebrated by convening a panel made up of more squares than you can shake a Paul Lynde at (that reference was for the members of MTP‘s panel, who are the only people [...]

<em>New York Times</em> Says Legalize Marijuana

The New York Times is calling to legalize marijuana. Its Sunday editorial states: It took 13 years for the United States to come to its senses and end Prohibition, 13 years in which people kept drinking, otherwise law-abiding citizens became criminals and crime syndicates arose and flourished. It has been more than 40 years since [...]

Feds Gave Volunteers Booze And Drugs To Test Driving High

Volunteers were asked by the government to drink and get stoned to see how marijuana and pot combined with alcohol affects drivers. They want to know how stoned is too stoned to drive. “They were happy to participate,” says Dr. Marilyn Huestis, chief of chemistry and drug metabolism at the Intramural Research Program at the [...]

Rand Paul: No More Life Sentences for Hash Brownies

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is working to reduce penalties for marijuana. On Wednesday, the likely 2016 presidential candidate introduced an amendment to explicitly allow state medical marijuana regimes. On Thursday, he proposed a stand-alone bill that would lower federal penalties for repeat marijuana possession offenses and reform how law enforcement calculates the weight of drugs [...]

Coming Soon: Small Cannabis Vs. Chrionic Agribusiness?

Our good friends at Pro Publica cover concerns already being expressed about the possibility that the Monsanto-ADM-Cargill crowd may be interested in the marijuana business. Now read this:Maryland Governor Signs Pot Decriminalization Bill (Apr 14, 2014) Colorado Unveils First Marijuana Vending Machine (Apr 13, 2014) Maryland Gov To Sign Marijuana Decriminalization Bill (Apr 7, 2014) [...]

America’s Only Marijuana Researcher Just Got Fired

Dr. Sue Sisley had just received approval to study the use of marijuana to help PTSD. Then she got fired. In April 2014, University of Arizona assistant professor Dr. Sue Sisley made headlines after winning federal approval to test marijuana on veterans suffering from PTSD. That made her the only academic in America to get [...]

First Man To Buy Legal Pot In Spokane Gets Fired For Doing So

A client of his boss saw the security guard on the news doing something that is now perfectly legal. Would someone get fired for being spotted smoking a cigarette or drinking in a bar? But buying legal weed got this guy fired. He took the day off and waited overnight in line to be the first person to [...]

Pot Is Finally Legal In Washington, But The State Has None To Sell

If Washington were to follow Colorado’s model it would make money for the state and there’s be a thriving, new industry. But regulatory issues are getting in the way. // < ![CDATA[ var icx_iframe_id = "2a0f0499-fdab-4f55-b4ed-7337971538bb"; // ]]> Now read this:Republican State Rep Resigns Over Dual Voter Registrations (Jul 25, 2014) Wife Burned Husband Because [...]

OK State Senator Uses Bible To Justify Legalizing Pot

Connie Johnson says Genesis 1:20 provides justification for the legalization of marijuana, as Oklahoma deals with a state initiative on the substance. The proposed initiative would legalize possession of up to 1 ounce of marijuana by adults 21 and older – or 1.5 ounces for doctor-approved medical use – and establish a regulated market similar [...]

Rancher Discovered $2 Million Stash Of Marijuana Growing On His Property

The Texas rancher bought the land to graze cattle, but had quite a discovery. Authorities in Texas are investigating who is responsible for the secret marijuana growing operation recently found on a local rancher’s property. A Chambers County, Texas, rancher called the county Sheriff’s Office after checking out land that he recently leased from the [...]

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