Posts in Politics

Group gives away joints to protect pot shops from feds

April 19, 2017

By Dennis Romero As 4/20 approaches, cannabis advocates say the last... (more)

On drug policy, one Trump administration official stands apart

April 18, 2017

By Christopher Ingraham “Yeah, marijuana is not a factor in the drug war.&r... (more)

Reformers slam Trump’s likely drug czar nominee as ‘drug war extremist’

April 16, 2017

By Emily Gray Brosious Drug policy reformers are not happy about President Donald Trump’s rumored pick for director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, U.... (more)

Jeff Sessions says he’s ‘surprised’ Americans aren’t embracing his anti-marijuana stance

April 14, 2017

By Andrew Blake Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday said he’s “surprised... (more)

Five signs that Florida is bungling its medical marijuana industry

April 13, 2017

By Jerry Iannelli Florida's mostly Rep... (more)

The DEA just gave a big boost to a cannabis-based seizure drug

April 04, 2017

By Keith Humphreys We are often judged by the company we keep, even unfairly. For decades, that has been the fate of cannabidiol, a chemical compound that has the bad luck to occur nat... (more)

Cannabis Fearmongering from Trump Administration is all too familiar: Marijuana Lifer Dustin Costa

March 25, 2017

By Tess Allen Recent troubling comments about cannabis from members of the Trump administration sound eeril... (more)

Even if Trump challenges the marijuana industry, the market could hit $18 billion by 2021

March 16, 2017

By Debra Borchardt Even if President Trump actively challenges the recr... (more)

DoD’s new drug-test plan will take the piss out of recruits

March 12, 2017

By James Clark Effective April 3, 2017, each military branch will expand its drug-screening procedures for applica... (more)

Lack of medical marijuana causing Kansans to leave state

February 28, 2017

  By Bryan Ramsdale A bill being pushed by a Kansas state senator from Kansas City to legalize marijuana for medical pur... (more)