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Weekend Weirdness: Indonesian Police Get Town High From Burning Seized Cannabis

This weekend’s weirdness comes all the way from Indonesia, where the police force are really good at seizing illegal drugs and not-so-good at …

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New Poll: Florida Voters Want Medical Marijuana, Decriminalized Weed

Although Florida citizens narrowly voted against legalizing medical marijuana this past Election Day, a new poll of Sunshine State voters revealed …

Cannabis

Colorado's Marijuana-DUI Rules Will Leave You Dazed and Confused

In January, Coloradans could finally, in the words of their Democratic governor, John Hickenlooper, “break out the Cheetos and Goldfish.” Fourteen months after ­voters approved a referendum legalizing marijuana, the first pot stores opened their doors. The rules mostly mirror those for alcohol: …

Illinois May Soon Decriminalize Low-Level Marijuana Possession

Efforts toward legalizing marijuana in Illinois, where a medical marijuana pilot program was approved last year, could be on the verge of another big step forward.<p>A vote by the full state House of Representatives on a proposal that would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana …

Potheads Finally Have Their Dating App

Attention love-seeking stoners. A Denver company has come up with a dating app that you need in your life.<p>It’s called High There! and designed like …

'Conservative warlord' Barry O'Sullivan backs medical cannabis

"We cannot afford to wait for the results of clinical trials," Ms Haslam told the hearing. Her son died in February, five years after being diagnosed …

Why The Next President May Have To Support Marijuana Legalization

If presidential candidates want the backing of three major swing states in 2016, they may have to support the legalization of medical and …

DEA Wants To Triple Production Of Government Marijuana For Research

The Drug Enforcement Administration on Wednesday recommended that the federal government produce almost 900 pounds of marijuana for research in 2015, more than triple the amount it had estimated it would need.<p>The proposal, signed by DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart, seeks to increase the …

Congressmen Demand That DOJ Stop Prosecuting Medical Marijuana Cases

A pair of lawmakers behind a historic congressional amendment protecting medical marijuana operations from federal crackdown issued a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday demanding the Department of Justice stop prosecuting cases against medical marijuana patients and providers in …

Lawmakers warn DOJ to back off medical marijuana prosecutions

With Capitol Hill and the Justice Department locked in a feud over the future of medical marijuana, two leading congressional marijuana reform advocates are warning Justice that it’s violating a new federal law.<p>In a letter addressed to Attorney General Eric Holder, Reps. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) …

DEA Says The Feds Need To Grow More Medical Marijuana

Los Angeles closes 500 medical marijuana shops, but hundreds remain | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Authorities in Los Angeles have shuttered 500 medical marijuana dispensaries since residents voted two years ago to cap the number of pot shops in the city at about 130, officials said on Thursday.<p>City Attorney Mike Feuer told reporters hundreds of the illegal businesses …

Marijuana Industry Sets Its Sights On The Mainstream

Marijuana is growing up. As Colorado and Washington’s recreational marijuana industries blossom and new markets in Oregon and Alaska begin to take shape, so-called ganjapreneurs are looking for ways to take cannabis mainstream. Before long, they hope, marijuana products will be as widely available …

District Attorney Who Opposed Oregon Legalization In Charge Of Implementing Marijuana Regulations

Measure 91 to legalize marijuana passed with 55.9% of the votes in Oregon. Now the task of implementing the regulations falls to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, whose chair, Rob Patridge, pledged to "make this measure work Oregon's way" the day after the election.<p>But chairman of the OLCC …

Marijuana Is Now Legal In Alaska, The 3rd U.S. State With Legal Pot

Alaska's voter initiative making marijuana legal takes effect Tuesday, placing Alaska alongside Colorado and Washington as the three U.S. states where recreational marijuana is legal. The new law means people over age 21 can consume small amounts of pot — if they can find it. It's still illegal to …

Arizona Supreme Court Says Probation Can’t Stop Medical Marijuana Users

Earlier this week, Arizona’s Supreme Court ruled that convicted felons can use medical marijuana even while they are still on probation, as long as …

Leading medical marijuana lab raided in Pasadena

Pasadena police raided a prominent medical marijuana lab in Southern California, The Werc Shop, Monday evening.<p>According to reports, Pasadena Police raided The Werc Shop in Pasadena at 10 p.m., Monday night, detaining 28 people and ultimately arresting 2 — Jeffrey Raber, 39, of Whittier and Mark …

Marijuana News and Information

Marijuana News and Information

There Will Be A Residency Requirement For Oregon Marijuana Businesses

Oregon Marijuana Group Challenges Appeal By State Legislature For More Taxes On Legal Weed

An Oregon marijuana group has responded to a request by city and county associations that the state Legislature allow local governments to impose …

Cities And Counties Want To Subvert Marijuana Legalization In Oregon

Oregon Cannabis Connection

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) will hold a public hearing that will focus on new controls to help them<p>From Hemp Today Industrial hemp …

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Umpqua Cannabis Association

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>Umpqua Cannabis Association. …

Recreational Marijuana

Go Legal!<p><b>Go Legal!</b> highlights the importance of marijuana consumers and industry members choosing to participate in the legal market by embracing a …