Posts Tagged ‘Marijuana’

Get Ready for Weed Checkpoints: The Marijuana Breathalyzer is Now a Reality

Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project Waking Times Ever since legalized recreational marijuana has become a reality in America, the powers that be have been brainstorming new ways in which to prosecute the legal marijuana user. Obviously, driving stoned is high on the list of no-nos, but the police state will exponentially increase now that […]

Massachusetts mayor arrested for extorting marijuana vendors for 6-figure bribes

Related Posts Mozambican child street vendors accuse police of aggression Gates Foundation Will Pay College Students To Eat Genetically Modified Bananas Iowa State University researchers plan to move ahead this year with a long-delayed Man Caught Women Bathing […]

Illinois Issues First Licenses to Sell Recreational Marijuana as Legalization Draws Near

By Elias Marat As Illinois readies itself for the impending legalization of recreational cannabis, which is set to take effect next year, state regulators have awarded the very first licenses to five medical marijuana dispensaries. The five shops, which are dispersed throughout the state, will be allowed to sell limited quantities of recreational marijuana products […]

WATCH: FOX News Claims People are Laying on the Street ‘Having Just Shot Up Marijuana’

Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project Waking Times Fox News is no stranger to hating on weed. In fact, the Free Thought Project has reported on their insane reefer madness several times before. However, on this Thursday’s episode of Fox New’s Outnumbered, the propaganda and utter ignorance hit a new high—no pun intended—as David Avella, the […]

Study: Enactment Of California’s Medical Marijuana Law Associated With Sustained Decline In Traffic Fatalities

Daily movement news and resources. Popular Resistance provides a daily stream of resistance news from across the United States and around the world. We also organize campaigns and participate in coalitions on a broad range of issues. We do not use advertising or underwriting to support our work. Instead, we rely on you. Please […]

Research says marijuana improves satisfaction with orgasm

Google has declared war on the independent media and has begun blocking emails from NaturalNews from getting to our readers. We recommend GoodGopher.com as a free, uncensored email receiving service, or ProtonMail.com as a free, encrypted email send and receive service. That’s okay. Continue with my Gmail address… […]

New York Just Decriminalized Marijuana Use

By Tyler Durden For years, New York State has lagged behind its progressive-minded peers in the area of marijuana prohibition. As states like California, Massachusetts, Vermont and even Maine passed bills legalizing the drug, members of the New York State legislature simply haven’t been able to overcome minor differences in ideology to pass a legalization […]

Cuomo Signs Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana Use In New York

For years, New York State has lagged behind its progressive-minded peers in the area of marijuana prohibition. As states like California, Massachusetts, Vermont and even Maine passed bills legalizing the drug, members of the New York State legislature simply haven’t been able to overcome minor differences in ideology to pass a legalization bill of their […]

Hawaii Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession, Expunges Some Criminal Records

Michael Maharrey, Guest Waking Times Earlier this month, a bill to decriminalize marijuana possession and expunge the records of certain marijuana offenders became law without the governor’s signature. The new law takes another step toward nullifying federal cannabis prohibition in effect in the state. Twenty Democratic representatives sponsored House Bill 1383 (HB1383). The new law decriminalizes possession […]

New Hampshire Bill Creates Process to Expunge Some Marijuana Charges

By Michael Maharrey Last week, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu signed a bill to create a process to expunge certain marijuana charges form people’s records. Passage into law would take another step toward nullifying federal marijuana prohibition in effect in the Live Free or Die State. A bipartisan coalition of seven representatives introduced House Bill […]

Illinois is Going to Erase Marijuana Convictions From 770,000 Criminal Records

Elias Marat, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times On Tuesday Illinois became the 11th state in the U.S. to make cannabis legal for recreational use, but the state’s new legalization bill will also grant relief to about 770,000 residents of the state with marijuana-related offenses on their criminal records. The Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, which […]

Colorado Surpasses $1 Billion In Marijuana Tax Revenue

Colorado Surpasses $1 Billion In Marijuana Tax Revenue Above photo: Mother marijuana plants Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Terrapin Care Station in Aurora. Daniel Brenner. The tax revenue goes towards a range of public programs in Colorado Colorado has surpassed $1 billion in tax revenue from marijuana sales since recreational use was legalized in 2014. Marijuana tax, license […]

What Makes Illinois’ Marijuana Legalization Bill So Progressive

What Makes Illinois’ Marijuana Legalization Bill So Progressive Above Photo: Getty The legislation, expected to be signed into law by the governor, takes steps towards rectifying the harms of the drug war. On May 31, the Illinois House of Representatives passed what is perhaps the most progressive recreational marijuana usage bill in the United States, […]

Illinois to Become 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use

By Emma Fiala Illinois is poised to become the 11th U.S. state to legalize recreational marijuana after lawmakers voted on Friday to legalize the plant. Governor J.B. Pritzker assured Illinoisans he would sign the bill that would also automatically expunge criminal records of prior convictions of minor pot possession. This will have a transformational impact […]

Kamala Harris: Drug Dealers Should Be ‘First in Line’ for Marijuana Jobs

Convicted drug dealers should be first in line to take on legal marijuana jobs, according to Democrat 2020 contender Kamala Harris. “Invariably a lot of the people who historically who were arrested for marijuana sales were young men, young men of color. And so isn’t that the irony of it all?” Harris said Wednesday at […]

Illinois Residents Can Now Swap Prescription Opioid Painkillers for Medical Marijuana

Elias Marat, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times Illinois residents will now be able to seek out medical marijuana as an alternative to opioid painkillers through a new program allowing patients with prescriptions for opioids to instead opt for temporary access to the plant. The Opioid Alternative Pilot Program was approved by the state legislature in […]

Texas Baby Taken at Birth from Mom Testing Positive for Marijuana Found Dead in Foster Home Where Child Pornography was Found

One adult is in custody on charges of possession of child pornography from a home in Forney where an infant foster child died unexpectedly December 29. Christian S. Richmond, 19, was booked into the Kaufman County jail on possession of child pornography where he awaits arraignment according to jail records. Law enforcement officials confirm to […]

Alcohol and Cigarette Industries Panicking As More Teens Choose Marijuana Above All Else

Traditionally, students experiment with cigarettes and alcohol before cannabis, but since 2006, less than 50 percent of adolescents try cigarettes and alcohol before they try cannabis for the first time. The findings are published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. by Marco Torres The patterns of adolescent substance use are changing, and marijuana is […]

Cannabis and Cancer: How “Marijuana” Helps the Body Heal

The cannabis plant (also known as the hemp plant) has been used in just about every culture for centuries. In fact, cannabis is included in the 50 fundamental herbs within the cornucopia of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  It has been cited in ancient texts as having a healing effect on over 100 ailments. In recent years […]

Marijuana and Epilepsy: Here’s How Cannabis Stops Seizures (12 Studies)

November 11th, 2018 By Marco Guest writer for Wake Up World Epilepsy is a broad term for neurological disorders that are characterized by recurring episodes of seizures. The types of seizures that patients experience can vary from very short and subtle in intensity, to forceful and violent convulsions that can last for hours on end. In severe cases, […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes