Kudos to Jimmy Kimmel Live for highlighting the recent report showing that marijuana use is increasing among the older demographic, not teenagers, whose use has remained steady. Kimmel notes that use by senior citizens has more than tripled since 2002 and that middle-aged parents are more likely to smoke pot [read more]
It’s got to be tough being against marijuana legalization these days. The last ten national polls in a row have shown majority support for legalization. Five states may legalize this November, led by California, where Prop 64 is getting 71 percent support in the polls. Majorities consistently agree that marijuana [read more]
Former judge and LEAP Speaker Lenny Frieling discusses the issues still being worked out in Colorado’s fourth year of marijuana legalization.
CINCINNATI, Ohio – The American Legion, the nation’s largest military veterans’ organization, adopted a resolution at their 98th national convention calling on the federal government to support medical marijuana. The organization resolved that the DEA should “license privately-funded medical marijuana production operations” for cannabis research and that Congress should “amend [read more]
Once again, another team of scientists is trying to perfect the technology for police to detect marijuana use in drivers during roadside stops. This time, it’s researchers at Stanford University who are trying to create a handheld saliva testing device for THC. (USA Today) Officers who suspect marijuana intoxication could [read more]
I have only traveled to Canada once in my life. It was in the late 1980’s, and things were much different back then. I specifically remember my dad using my ID that I was given from a karate instructor to get me across the border. At the time I didn’t [read more]
I have always been a fan of the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA). Over the years I have become friends with many of the NCIA team, but I admired the organization’s advocacy well before I knew anyone personally that was involved over there. The National Cannabis Industry Association promotes social [read more]
J.P. Holyoak from the Arizona Prop 205 campaign discusses the half-million dollar donation by a maker of Fentanyl to oppose their marijuana legalization initiative, plus his campaign’s ongoing education of the Arizona governor who thinks alcohol is safer than marijuana.
On the eve of kickoff to the 2016 NFL Season, we visit with former NFL player Marvin Washington, who is pushing for the league to recognize medical use of cannabis by football players to deal with pain and head trauma. This interview was recorded in March at the SW Cannabis [read more]
The 2016 election has been a wild ride, and there’s still two months left to go. Recently comments were made that if Hillary Clinton was elected President over Donald Trump, that there would be ‘taco trucks on every corner’ of America. That political rhetoric won the hearts and minds of [read more]