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Medical Marijuana

Congress Fails To Give Veterans Fair And Equal Access To Medical Marijuana

A final version of the Department of Veterans Affairs funding bill was passed by Congress on Wednesday night. The funding bill originally included a provision that would have made it easier for military veterans to access medical marijuana in states where medical marijuana is legal. Unfortunately, that provision was stripped before the […]

Cannabis Activism

Adventures In Activism: Portland Hempstalk

The Event With “legalization” here many activist think events like Hempstalk and Hempfest are things of the past but I hope not. Maybe it’s because I’ve been a marijuana activist since I was 17 or maybe its because I’ve been writing online as an adult for the past 6 years; […]

Marijuana Legalization

#MJElectionNight Preview: Yes on 1 (Maine Legalization)

Regulate Maine’s David Boyer fills us in on the details of Maine’s Question 1 initiative to legalize marijuana. Be sure to tune in to on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 starting at 6pm Eastern for my live streaming coverage of #MJElectionNight from Los Angeles. We’re speaking with reform leaders, campaign spokespeople, […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Charlotte Killing That Sparked Civic Unrest Began With Marijuana

By Phillip Smith The chain of events that led to the death of Keith Lamont Scott at the hands of Charlotte Metropolitan Police Department (CMPD) officers and days of civic unrest in North Carolina’s largest city began with a joint, Charlotte police said Saturday. That makes Scott the 38th person […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Arizona: Marijuana Legalization Campaign Launches Statewide TV Ad Campaign

New TV ad — viewable below and at — sets the record straight regarding the impact of a similar ballot initiative in Colorado, where state officials report marijuana taxes have generated tens of millions of dollars for schools and teen use has NOT increased The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like […]

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Marijuana Legalization

California Nurses Association Endorses Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Today, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, the nation’s largest state organization of nurses, announced that it has endorsed Proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, which will be on the statewide ballot in November. “California Nurses believe strongly that the prohibition and criminalization of marijuana has ruined generations […]

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Cannabis Activism

Arizona NORML Leader Running for US Congress

Mikel Weisser, head of Arizona NORML, joins us to discuss his campaign for US Congress from Arizona’s 4th District and how his vocal support for marijuana reform is impacting the race. Be sure to tune in to on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 starting at 6pm Eastern for my live […]