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Medical Marijuana

Delaware: PTSD Added As A Qualifying Condition For Medical Marijuana

I received the following good news out of Delaware yesterday: We are excited to share that Gov. John Carney has signed the Bravery Bill into law, which allows PTSD patients to receive a medical marijuana recommendation from any properly licensed physician. Previously, patients suffering from PTSD could only get a […]

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Medical Marijuana

Michigan: Media Coverage Forces Glenn To Drop Marijuana Bill

Friday was a bad day for Michigan House Rep. Gary Glenn, representing the Midland area. On Thursday he introduced a new bill, HB4965. In the late morning hours on Friday, Shane G. Trejo of wrote about the bill and its anti-conservative nature. At 1 pm I wrote about the bill and how it […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Washington May Lift Prohibition On Home Cannabis Cultivation

By Phillip Smith Eight states have legalized marijuana for recreational use, and of those, only Washington does not allow people to grow their own plants. But that could be about to change. The state’s marijuana regulatory agency, the State Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB), has announced that it will consider […]

Medical Marijuana

Michigan: You Idiot, An Editorial

Look, I don’t go out of my way to criticize the works of elected officials (usually). In this case I have no choice but to jump on a dude. His name is Representative Gary Glenn and he serves in the Michigan House on behalf of the people of his district, […]

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Marijuana Business

Full Video Of 3rd Michigan Licensing Board Meeting

The Licensing Board for the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act (MMFLA) met for the third time on September 12. The much-anticipated Board meeting followed a highly controversial meeting one month prior where the discussion about a shutdown of all cannabis-related businesses across the state was hotly debated and discussed. During […]

Cannabis Activism

From GoFuckMe To GoHugMe: The Mea Culpa

Recently WeedNews reported on a marijuana activist GoFundMe account that was suspended. It is with great pleasure that I get to report that this is no longer the case. While I was out with my wife enjoying the last of the Pacific NorthWest’s sun in a park I received an […]

Cannabis Activism

Go Fund Me, Go Fuck Yourself

I apologize ahead of time to the faint of mind for the profanities but it’s hard not to curse when there’s so much fucked up happening to good people. As you can tell by the title, this is not going to be a piece that praises GoFundMe but one that chastises […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Vote NO On The Milford Cannabis Ban Next Week

I received the following action alert out of Massachusetts yesterday: As you are likely aware, numerous Massachusetts communities are moving forward with local ballot measures that would place bans or moratoriums on cannabis businesses. We all worked diligently last year to end the statewide failure of prohibition, and we do […]

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Marijuana Legalization

House Votes To Curb Sessions’ Asset Forfeiture Revival

By Phillip Smith In a surprise move, the House voted virtually unanimously Tuesday to curb federal asset forfeitures, a slap in the face to Attorney General and former Senator Jeff Sessions. Sessions had reinstated a federal civil asset forfeiture program that allowed state and local law enforcement to evade state forfeiture […]