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Cannabis Activism

Oregon Marijuana Testing Still Controversial

April 24, 2017, 5:39 am Amber Langston

As cannabis (and medical cannabis) legalization moves further into the American mainstream, states coming online are looking to established protocols and best practices in the industry after which to model new regulations. As I speak with cannabis colleagues across the country, one question I hear repeatedly is, “What is Oregon […]

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Marijuana Drug Testing

The Dräger 5000 Cannot Prove Marijuana DUI

March 18, 2017, 10:59 am Johnny Green

One of the biggest concerns about marijuana reform is what effect, if any, it will have on public roadways. Marijuana opponents try very hard to convince the American public and elected officials that immediately following marijuana reform there will be an inevitable stoned driver epidemic the likes of which is […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Scientists: Marijuana Supplied By The Feds Is Covered In Mold

March 9, 2017, 7:30 am Johnny Green

Growing up I would hear stories about ‘federal marijuana’ and how the G-13 strain was produced at some facility in America, and how it was the greatest thing to happen to anything. ‘They have been developing the best weed on the planet!’ was often part of the stories I would […]

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Global Drug War

Trump’s Lies About Drugs And Immigrants Crossing Our Borders

March 1, 2017, 12:13 pm Russ Belville

“We’ve defended the borders of other nations, while leaving our own borders wide open, for anyone to cross — and for drugs to pour in at a now unprecedented rate. We will stop the drugs from pouring into our country and poisoning our youth.” –President Donald J. Trump, Address to Congress, […]

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Marijuana Science

Weed Science News: O/Ds Doubled, Smart Stoners, Marijuana Murderer

February 27, 2017, 11:39 am Russ Belville

Every Monday at 3:30pm Pacific Time on The Russ Belville Show, I speak with Dr. Mitch Earleywine, one of America’s leading researchers on cannabis science, culture, history, and health. Listen in today to learn more about these cannabis science stories from the past week: Drug Overdose Deaths Have Doubled Since […]

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Cannabis Activism

Memo To Congress: DEA Dumped The ‘Gateway-Theory’ Due To Science

February 23, 2017, 8:57 pm Johnny Green

Today, Americans for Safe Access, a national nonprofit dedicated to ensuring safe and legal access to medical cannabis for therapeutic use and research, sent a memo to Congress informing members that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has removed false information about cannabis from its website after months of public pressure. […]