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Cannabis Culture

3000 pounds of Cannabis Seized in Portland Processing Operation

Nearly 3,000 pounds of marijuana was seized by police in Portland, Oregon, on Friday, November 3rd. The police received a complaint about an illegal marijuana processing operation and when they arrived they found the suspects in the process of “delivering” the cannabis to the warehouse. According to KOIN news, when […]

Tom Marino, Drug Czar, 60 Minutes
Global Drug War

Trump’s Drug Czar Nominee Pulls His Name From Consideration

Oct 17, 2017 – A flurry of bad press following a 60 Minutes segment that aired Sunday on DEA prescription drug distribution enforcement problems has led to the withdrawal of Trump’s nominee to head the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). Representative Tom Marino (R – PA) announced his […]

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Marijuana Legalization

RICO Civil Lawsuits Threaten Cannabis Industry

By Art Cosgrove In Beavercreek, Oregon, sits a beautiful patch of 11 acres with horses and forestland that is adjacent to two properties that cannabis producers have been using to cultivate crops since late 2014. Now the owners of the land have filed suit in federal court against their neighbors […]

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Cannabis Activism

Compassionate Oregon: Fighting for Cannabis Patient Rights

Compassionate Oregon is an organization that has been working tirelessly in Oregon to defend patients from rollbacks in the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP). The nonprofit has been an almost singular voice in Salem, fighting against all the changes that would hurt patient access, which have been proposed or implemented […]

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Cannabis Culture

THC and Four Prescriptions Found in Tiger Woods System After DUII

Once legendary golfer Tiger Woods was recently arrested for DUI in Florida. His toxicology report came back with five different drugs in his system, including THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. Woods admitted at the time of his arrest that he was taking prescription medications, and that they were likely […]

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Marijuana Legalization

New Jersey Senator Booker Introduces Marijuana Justice Act

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, an outspoken advocate for cannabis law reform, recently introduced a new bill to the US Senate. Titled the Marijuana Justice Act, the bill would completely remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act. Unfortunately, many Senators have already voiced their concern over the bill, believing that […]

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Cannabis Culture

A California Ghost Town Bought By AZ Cannabis Company

A tiny ghost town in the desert of southern California was purchased by an Arizona-based cannabis company for a cool $5 million. Located just 50 miles from Las Vegas off of Interstate 15, the small town had been for sale since 2015. The purchase includes the town and 120 acres […]