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DoJ, ACLU Want AZ MMJ Suit Dismissed

Two months ago, Arizona governor Jan Brewer filed a lawsuit asking for an official verdict regarding whether or not the state’s medical marijuana law is legal. On Monday, Federal attorneys asked a judge to throw the suit out, claiming there … Continue reading

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Nebraska MJ Activists Ready To Court Petitioners

Pro-pot activists in Nebraska have formed the Nebraska Proposition 19 Cannabis Initiative which aims to put a proposed amendment to the state Constitution on the ballot in November, 2012. Last Friday, they announced that they’re ready to begin gathering the … Continue reading

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The 411 on HR 2306

It’s all over the media – as it should be. On Thursday, conservative Representative Ron Paul (R – Texas) and liberal Representative Barney Frank (D – Massachusetts) joined forces to propose HR 2036 – the “Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: HR 2306

Today’s video is actually AUDIO though it comes from Cannabis Corner and YouTube. It’s yesterday’s edition of the Cannabis Corner “Potcast” and it discusses yesterday’s historic bill, HR 2306, which was proposed in the U.S. House of Representatives. What’s so … Continue reading

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Delaware House to Vote on MMJ Bill

The Delaware House of Representatives is scheduled to vote today on a bill to legalize medical marijuana in the state. The bill passed in the Senate in March, with overwhelming approval, but if the House amendment passes, the Senate could … Continue reading

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Bitter Irony: Anti-Pot Politician Charged with Possession

While we try to keep this blog away from sensational stories, we’re sharing this one, which we first saw in High Times because it illustrates the hypocrisy that so pervades the marijuana movement – medical or otherwise. Last February, Robert … Continue reading

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CA Proposes Ban on Firing MMJ Users

Even though the proposal to legalize marijuana for all purposes (not merely medicinal) failed in the California polls last November, state Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) has proposed SB 129 – a piece of legislation that would remove employers’ ability … Continue reading

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Brief: Legal MMJ Moves Forward in Delaware

Great news for the people of Delaware: the state Senate there has approved a bill allowing the medical use of cannabis in The First State, with 18 yea votes and only 3 nays. That vote was on Thursday, March 31st. … Continue reading

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Texas Township MMJ Moratorium Advances

A proposed moratorium on medical marijuana businesses has been approved in Texas Township, MI, on its first reading, and second reading and final vote have been scheduled for the township board meeting on April 11th. In order to give the … Continue reading

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Florida Rep Proposes Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Could Florida be the next state to legalize medical marijuana? That’s the hope of state Representative Jeff Clemens, a Lake Worth, Florida Democrat who has introduced a proposed amendment to the state constitution. Speaking to the press on Thursday, Clemens … Continue reading

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