D.C. marijuana legalization: Initiative 71 is going to pass and could show a new way forward for legalization.

By Mark A.R. Kleiman If the goal is to allow adults to toke up in peace and to stop arresting so many users and low-level dealers, it can be done without involving the “potrepreneurs.” via D.C. marijuana legalization: Initiative 71 is going to pass and could show a new way forward for legalization.. HFN editor’s note: … Continue reading “D.C. marijuana legalization: Initiative 71 is going to pass and could show a new way forward for legalization.”

Congress looks at Justice’s marijuana decision | UTSanDiego.com

Congress looks at Justice’s marijuana decision | UTSanDiego.com

By PETE YOST, Associated Press 12:10 a.m. Sept. 10, 2013 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is facing criticism over its attempt to straddle the federal law that makes marijuana illegal and state laws that permit recreational use of the drug. In the first congressional hearing since the administration announced a new, permissive enforcement policy, law … Continue reading “Congress looks at Justice’s marijuana decision | UTSanDiego.com”

John McCain On Marijuana: ‘Maybe We Should Legalize’

John McCain On Marijuana: ‘Maybe We Should Legalize’

John McCain On Marijuana: ‘Maybe We Should Legalize’. yeah dog. McCain isn’t the first one in his family to show signs of support for marijuana legalization. His daughter Meghan McCain came out in favor of pot legalization — and admitted she’d smoked a joint — in June 2012. McCain didn’t just address the topic of … Continue reading “John McCain On Marijuana: ‘Maybe We Should Legalize’”

California Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Dispensary Regulation Bill

By Thomas H. Clarke “California has been in chaos for way too long,” says Ammiano. “Cities have been looking for state guidance, dispensaries feel at the mercy of changing rules and patients who need medical cannabis are uncertain about how their legitimate medical needs will be filled.” Since 2011, when federal prosecutors in the state … Continue reading “California Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Dispensary Regulation Bill”

Filner urges jurors to reject medpot case | UTSanDiego.com

Filner urges jurors to reject medpot case | UTSanDiego.com

Filner urges jurors to reject medpot case         By              Greg Moran 5:33 p.m.May 20, 201 SAN DIEGO — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner took the unusual step Monday of injecting himself into a federal criminal prosecution, encouraging jurors to find the former owner of medical marijuana dispensaries not guilty of drug charges if they believe … Continue reading “Filner urges jurors to reject medpot case | UTSanDiego.com”

Rep. Rohrabacher Introduces Bipartisan “Respect State Marijuana Laws Act of 2013” | Congressman Dana Rohrabacher

Rep. Rohrabacher Introduces Bipartisan “Respect State Marijuana Laws Act of 2013” | Congressman Dana Rohrabacher

Apr 12, 2013 Issues:  Economy Washington, D.C. – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has introduced H.R. 1523, “Respect State Marijuana Laws Act of 2013,” which would prevent the federal government from continuing to prosecute residents who are acting in accordance with their state’s marijuana laws. The bill would legalize marijuana at the federal level to the extent it is … Continue reading “Rep. Rohrabacher Introduces Bipartisan “Respect State Marijuana Laws Act of 2013” | Congressman Dana Rohrabacher”

Snoop Doggs high hopes for Bill Clinton, President Obama – Patrick Gavin – POLITICO.com – SanJoseHerb.com

Snoop Doggs high hopes for Bill Clinton, President Obama – Patrick Gavin – POLITICO.com – SanJoseHerb.com

Snoop Doggs high hopes for Bill Clinton, President Obama – Patrick Gavin – POLITICO.com – SanJoseHerb.com. Listen to Obama’s latest words, on cannabis as medicine. He still calls it marijuana, like they tell him to, but he is inching towards acknowledging what we all know, that there is a big effing game going on, as … Continue reading “Snoop Doggs high hopes for Bill Clinton, President Obama – Patrick Gavin – POLITICO.com – SanJoseHerb.com”