Pot legalization gains momentum in California – Yahoo! News. True… but least one of those initiatives is so fundamentally flawed that it defines brownies as worth their weight in weed – thereby incurring a $50-per-ounce tax on edibles – and fails to adequately distinguish between psychoactive cannabis and hemp. I tried arguing with a campaign […]

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California sprouts ‘green rush’ from marijuana | Yahoo! News. I feel very strongly that any legalize-and-tax law MUST include an exemption for medical patients.Many are using cannabis because pharmaceutical solutions are either ineffective or more harmful. They would not have to pay taxes on those medications, so medicinal cannabis should not be taxed either. THAT […]

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Star Tribune | 3 myths about marijuana The article is great. The comments will make you want to hit people. :-/

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Plainview Daily Herald | This sciatica is giving me the munchies. Funny, funny. My favorite segment: I have friends that think medical marijuana is a big scam, that people who aren’t really sick will use it just to get high. I tell them that’s crazy talk, that’s what Prozac is for. I’ve heard that 16 […]

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Forbes.com | Marijuana Is Option to Unpleasant Meds, Teens Say Researchers conducted in-depth interviews with 63 adolescents who smoked marijuana regularly. About a third of the teens said they used the drug as a medication rather than as a means of getting high. This finding is 1) completely unsurprising and 2) more than a little […]

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Free Keene » Marijuana Activist Refusing to Attend Trial if Cameras Banned from Court. So much for the Constitution! I understand banning cameras from the courtroom in very limited circumstances, e.g. if there are children involved, but this, this is just ridiculous.

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NORML Blog » Blog Archive » First-Ever Nationwide Pro-Marijuana TV Ad Campaign Is Launched in Conjunction with ‘4/20′.

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NORML’s 2008 video contest winner. Not a bad ad, but if you’re going to say you represent people of all races, try not having all of your speakers look white (I say look because I realize some people may be mistaken for white). NORML’s 2nd place winner. I like it! View the other NORML submissions […]

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What 420 Means: The True Story Behind Stoners’ Favorite Number. A pretty awesome article – not only confirms the story that’s gone around for years, but explains how the term’s usage spread in the 1970’s.

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KESQ.com | County Accepts Grant to Stop Marijuana Growth Operations RIVERSIDE – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors authorized the sheriff’s department today to accept an $80,000 federal grant in support of operations that target illegal marijuana cultivation in the region. Ah, but here’s the question – with the Riverside sheriffs essentially becoming DEA-funded minions, […]

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