Marijuana Legalization

Arizona Billboards Rebut Opioid-Financed Anti-Marijuana Ads

October 3, 2016, 8:30 am Russ Belville

A new billboard campaign calls out the opponents of Arizona’s Prop 205 for misrepresenting the effects of marijuana legalization. A press conference announcing the media campaign will be held this morning at 10am in front of the billboard in Phoenix, located just south of Chase Field on SW corner of 7th and […]

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Marijuana Sales, Smoking In N.H. Statehouse; Lawmakers Avoid Charges

October 2, 2016, 8:42 pm Russ Belville

The Associated Press reports that New Hampshire’s Attorney General believes he has evidence to prove that four state representatives smoked with or bought marijuana from a former state representative in the statehouse, but none of the five will be facing any drug charges over the matter. In New Hampshire law, possession […]

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Weed News Week Ending September 30, 2016

October 1, 2016, 4:58 pm Russ Belville

Monday, September 26, 2016 If Project SAM leader Kevin Sabet is the so-called “quarterback of the anti-legalization movement”, then former police lieutenant Diane Goldstein is the “defensive end of the anti-prohibition movement” who just sacked Sabet for a ten-yard loss. Goldstein, a board member with Law Enforcement Against Prohibition and […]

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Why Is Marijuana Illegal?

October 1, 2016, 12:41 pm Johnny Green

Why is cannabis illegal in the United States? Marijuana was common in America for many years. Wild marijuana plants grew all over the place. Marijuana was mostly used in the 1800’s and early 1900’s as a medicine, but also as a recreational alternative to alcohol. Some Americans preferred marijuana because it […]

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Oregon Bans Marijuana Strain Names Appealing to Children

September 30, 2016, 9:55 pm Russ Belville

A week ago, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) passed a temporary rule that forbids the use of certain cannabis strain names in the marketing and packaging of cannabis products for sale. Included in the ban are such popular strains as “Girl Scout Cookies” and “Charlotte’s Web”. (OLCC) The Commission’s current […]

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Angela Bacca Uncovers Nevada Marijuana Foes Using Mormon Church

September 30, 2016, 8:00 pm Russ Belville

Angela Bacca conducts her marijuana activism as a writer and investigative journalist for numerous outlets. In her latest work, to be published on, Bacca looks into the anti-marijuana legalization campaign in Nevada, which is using the state’s prominent LDS Church (the Mormons) to distribute invitations to biased presentations about […]

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#MJElectionNight Preview: Yes on 4 (Massachusetts Legalization)

September 30, 2016, 5:44 pm Russ Belville

Jim Borghesani from the Yes on Question 4 campaign joins us to discuss the particulars of the marijuana legalization initiative in Massachusetts. 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 […]

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How Does Legalization of Marijuana Affect Pot Smokers?

September 30, 2016, 2:01 pm Russ Belville

Five states are deciding whether to legalize marijuana for adults this election. But there are some pot smokers in those states who are voting against these measures. They feel like medical/decrim is good enough. They complain it’s not True Legalization™ since there will still be some marijuana crimes. They predict […]

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Jorge Cervantes’ Tips For Marijuana Harvest Season

September 30, 2016, 10:28 am Russ Belville

Legendary cannabis cultivator Jorge Cervantes from joins us to discuss his tips for harvest season and takes listener questions on the use of neem oil. Catch more great interviews with reform leaders, researchers, activists, authors, musicians, celebrities, atheletes, lawmakers, and law enforcement talking about the social movement to end […]