Marijuana Events

Americans For Safe Access To Keynote Guam’s Third Medical Cannabis Workshop, “Cultivating Change”

As Guam’s medical cannabis program continues to stall due to the government’s failure to implement the 2014 KC Concepcion Compassionate Use Act, local advocates Grassroots Guam are announcing the third in a series of medical cannabis workshops. “We’ve heard many reasons why this program has not been fully executed by many different people,” said Andrea [read more]

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Alabama: African Americans Disproportionately Arrested For Marijuana Possession Offenses

African Americans are arrested in Alabama for violating marijuana laws at rates significantly higher than that of whites, according to a report published by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Authors assessed statewide marijuana arrest data for the years 2012 to 2016. In 2016, police arrested African Americans for low-level marijuana possession offenses [read more]