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Law Makers milking the Marijuana Cow

By clear definition Marijuana should no longer be listed as a Schedule I substance due to extensive medical research and countless patient testimonials received by those with medical marijuana cards. The empirical evidence in favor of marijuana legalization leaves us only with one question; Why hasn’t it...

The Number One Reason why the Government Fears the Reefer

There is a reason why the government fears marijuana’s great return. Some people blame Pharma while others blame Tobacco and Alcohol. While every one of these organizations do play a role in why cannabis remains illegal, the number one “reason” for its illegality is quite simple. The Number One...

What does Morality have to do with Marijuana consumption?

Ever since Randolph Hearst published his first racially inspired hate defamation of the good name of cannabis people started associating morality with its consumption. Prior to the 1900’s people never questioned the morality of cannabis consumption and there was literally no fear of its “high”. Today...

How Cannabis Users Are Being Persecuted Across the Country

Marijuana legalization has many arguments to sustain it unlike marijuana prohibition. In order to simplify the totality of the argument we have broken the argument into digestible chunks categorized to a specific issue. In this section we’ll take on Marijuana legalization from the Human Rights...

Best Marijuana Consumption Practices

Whether you are consuming marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, it is always a good thing to understand “how to consume” cannabis in order to obtain a desired effect. For instance you would use cannabis in a different manner if you would cure a migraine as opposed to chronic pain in your lower...

Marijuana Legalization: The Apocalypse did not happen

For decades we have heard of the evils of marijuana and that legalization is essentially invoking the Apocalypse. We heard that it makes you violent, lazy, stupid, horny, a person of low morals, a drain on the economy, a terrorist funder, murderer and of course “an enemy of freedom and...

How have we allowed Prohibition to continue for 70+ years?

Last century we have made significant strides in terms of civil rights. We have allowed women to vote, worked towards equal rights for all minorities, fought fascism and so on. But there is something that still baffles the mind; why have we not repealed marijuana prohibition yet? It seems to me that after so...

How much will Marijuana really cost in Colorado next year

Time recently released an article that speaks of the projected annual costs for a recreational pot smoker per year and looking at their rough $600/year margin I think the numbers are a bit; “understated”. Obviously these people who are conducting these tests and projecting these numbers have never...

The Global Shift of the Cannabis Paradigm

Many of you who are reading this support cannabis; it seems that many more are jumping on the bandwagon daily. But what is the reason for this shift in paradigm? Could it be that society is finally becoming mature enough to engage in a discussion on whether it is “moral” or not to experiment with one’s...

5 Compelling Reasons Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

Cannabis has formed an intricate part of the evolution of man. Some evidence even suggest that it was the first crop to be cultivated by our ancestors and played a massive part in the development of medicine, food, construction and much more. It wasn’t until 1937 that cannabis was made illegal and since...

It’s Official, Half of Americans Want to Legalize Marijuana

Record support for marijuana legalization has been discovered in Gallup poll results. Their research shows support for the drug has been steadily climbing for years, and has just reached a new peak at 50%. In 1970 just 12% of Americans, a small fringe of the population, supported the cause. With an...

Risky Research Chemicals are a Complication of the Drug War

American love of marijuana is inexhaustible. With every attempt to eradicate use of the plant, entrepreneurs invent novel plans to fill the market gap. To this point, the focus has mostly been on simply distributing the drug illegally. It’s common knowledge that prohibition has created organized crime,...

New Data Shows Arizona Medical Marijuana Thriving

The Arizona medical marijuana field is booming. On August 29th – after an unusual month-long wait – the Arizona Department of Health Services released new statistics on medical marijuana applications. The department had been releasing reports bi-weekly or earlier since April 20th, but has now decided to...

Vaporizers: A Great Choice For Marijuana Patients

One of the most commonly used arguments among the more ignorant of medical marijuana detractors is that anything that is smoked cannot be benign. Aside from the fact that this ignores the wide variety of cannabis-infused foods available today, it is hard to deny that smoking raw plant material has some...

Who’s Rocking the Vote for Cannabis? 420Petition State-by-State Tallies

At 420Petition, we’re on a mission to gather an unbiased survey of people’s true feelings on marijuana – and to let the people vote in true democratic style. We want to know what people in every single state think about the current status of cannabis in this country. Want it legalized for...

Full Text Of The Federal Marijuana Legalization Bill HR 2306

  Call your Representative and ask them to support the bill! Then call Rep. Lamar Smith and demand he give the bill a hearing! H. R. 2306  Full Text. Key provisions are highlighted and explained. A BILL - To limit the application of Federal laws to the distribution and consumption of marihuana, and...

How Not To Get Caught With Pot

Medical marijuana laws have been passed in 16 states and Washington DC. Yet we hear countless stories of how patients are still harassed by law enforcement, even though they follow their state’s guidelines. So it’s important for anyone who uses cannabis to keep it on the down low. Here are a few tips on...

Possession Guide: Will you go to jail for weed?

The 16 states that have legalized medical marijuana for medical reasons have done a good job protecting seriously ill residents from prosecution.  But patients live in all 50 states—not just those with medical cannabis laws—meaning countless patients are still at risk of arrest simply for alleviating...