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Marijuana Studies

Study: Marijuana Use Associated With Lower BMI

Marijuana users have been portrayed historically as lazy bums. That is not actually the case. Many, many people live an active lifestyle and use cannabis. People that eat right and exercise regularly, yet also consume cannabis, are just as healthy and fit as anyone else. There are numerous examples out […]

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One Plant, One People, One Fight, One Love

I continue to be perplexed by the hemp advocacy groups that still flee from any association with marijuana law reform advocacy. I understand having a group that focuses on a specific mission, like industrial hemp, medical cannabis, or spiritual ganja. What I don’t understand is excluding the group from any […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Illinois General Assembly To Consider Marijuana Legalization

State lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would end marijuana prohibition in Illinois and establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed for adult use. The Senate bill, SB 316, is sponsored by Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Heather Steans (D-Chicago), while the House version, HB 2353, was presented by Rep. Kelly […]

Marijuana Legalization

Vermont Committee Passes Marijuana Law

Vermont is one step closer to legal marijuana after the state House Judiciary Committee approved a bill that legalizes marijuana possession and cultivation for adults 21 and over. Legalizing cannabis is a very difficult endeavor that requires a ton of work to break through decades of Reefer Madness propaganda and […]