Posts in Reefer Madness

Canada made marijuana illegal 94 years ago and no one's sure why

May 03, 2017

By Colin Butler A University of Guelph professor who penned a book on the history of illegal drugs in Canada says after nearly a century of marijuana prohibition, no one i... (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)

Frankenweed – What you need to know about Monsanto’s patent on marijuana

March 28, 2017

By Gregg Prescott, M.S. Despite marijuana being classified as a Schedule 1 drug under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, GMO conglomerate Monsanto was recently approved for... (more)

Florida: Medical marijuana going up in smoke?

March 25, 2017

By Gil Smart Once upon a time — actually it was only four months ago — Floridians overwhelmingly pa... (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)