First Legal Marijuana Customer Struggles to Find Steady Work

Spokane, Washington – The first person in the history of Spokane is struggling to find a job. By being the first resident to buy legal marijuana in the city back in July, Mike Boyer hoped to show the public that not all people who use marijuana are bad employees. After making state history Boyer gave an...

New South Wales Brings Medical Marijuana To The Land Down Under

New South Wales, Australia – Medical marijuana has finally reached the Land Down Under. Earlier today the New South Wales government made the announcement that it had authorized clinical trials regarding the medical use of cannabis. This news brings the possible use of legal marijuana one step closer to...

British Judge Refuses to Jail Cancer Patient Who Grew Over 30 Cannabis Plants

Yesterday a British judge ruled against sending 65 year old cancer patient, Jonathan Yates, to prison for growing marijuana for medical purposes. The judge was quoted as saying he would “not be able to live with himself” if he sent Mr. Yates to prison. Mr. Yates, who suffers from tongue cancer, claims...

Whoopi Goldberg Voices Dissatisfaction With New York Medical Marijuana Law

Recently New York’s medical marijuana program got a new supporter, or critic, depending how you look at it. Last weekend, actress, comedian, and co-host of the television show “The View”, Whoopi Goldberg wrote in the well known marijuana blog “The Cannabist” that she felt New York’s medical...

Obama’s Cowardly Non-Stand On Marijuana

I wrote the other day that support for the legalization of marijuana is higher than support for Barack Obama with nearly half of all adult Americans in favor of ending the criminal penalties for personal use that further overcrowd our prisons. It wasn’t supposed to be this way. Shortly after taking...

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