Category Archives: Stoner Stuff

Got a Coupon for That? MMJ Coupons Go Online

The Summit Daily News out of Colorado, is reporting today on a new trend in MMJ retail: online coupons for everything from edibles to equipment to pot itself. This new trend comes even as mainstream sites like Groupon are turning … Continue reading

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MMJ Dispensary in Long Beach Goes Up in Smoke

The Los Angeles Daily News reported yesterday that a medical marijuana dispensary in a Long Beach, California strip mall sustained roughly $50,000 in damage from a fire. Local firefighters said the cause had not yet been determined. According to firefighter … Continue reading

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Colorado Senate Kills Driving-While-High Bill

The nation’s most liberal driving-while-high bill was rejected by the Colorado state Senate on Monday, with members of the opposition claiming “hazy science” among their reasons. While driving while impaired by drugs is already illegal across the country, some Colorado … Continue reading

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Media Monday: NORML/High Times Activist Awards

Just over a week ago, on Thursday, April 21st, NORML and High Times, with some help from Ziggy Marley celebrated MMJ (and just MJ) activism with the annual Activist Awards. We can’t think of a better, more positive way, to … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: Medical Marijuana and Children

In the MMJ world few things are more controversial than whether or not it’s appropriate to give it to children who are suffering from cancer and other chronic conditions. This news story illustrates why age should not be a barrier … Continue reading

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ACLU Challenges Wal-Mart on MMJ Firing

Yesterday, the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) requested that a federal appeals court reinstate its lawsuit claiming that Wal-Mart wrongfully fired an employee in Battle Creek, MI, who was using medical marijuana to treat his brain tumor and cancer. Two … Continue reading

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Tulare County Delays Vote on MMJ Card Fees

The county supervisors in Tulare County, California have tabled a vote on the fee for medical marijuana identification cards until next week, in order to have time to clarify some of the issues in the proposal. At issue is a … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival (on Monday): It’s Just a Plant

Some of you regular readers will remember that I mentioned my eight-year-old nephew, who was a cancer patient. He died last Thursday morning (the 14th). He was at home, and his parents and brother were with him at the final … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: Echo Movement at Extravaganja

Earlier this week we posted about the Amherst, MA Extravaganja celebration/event/faire/thing. One of the features of this annual event is live music, so to finish out this week, we’re sharing a video (thanks, YouTube) of the band Echo Movement performing … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Says Odor Isn’t Evidence

Medical marijuana isn’t legal in Massachusetts (yet) but two years ago possession of any pot (to a maxium quantity of one ounce) was decriminalized, and made a civil offense rather than a criminal one That was a great first step, … Continue reading

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