Archive for December, 2014

December 22, 2014

Flat Top Purple & Congress Allows Medical Cannabis?!

Stories mentioned:

Tacoma closer to shutting down medical marijuana collectives – http://www.king5.com/story/news/local/tacoma/2014/12/07/medical-marijuana-collectives/20072465/

Congress Blocks Feds From Targeting Medical Marijuana, Hemp Cultivation – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/10/congress-blocks-feds-from_n_6302530.html

U.S. won’t stop Native Americans from growing, selling pot on their lands – http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-marijuana-indians-20141211-story.html

Drug Legalisation in the UK Is a Question of Time – http://www.newsweek.com/2014/08/22/legalising-marijuana-uk-question-time-264614.html

Texas Lawmaker Proposes Lower Marijuana Possession Penalties – http://time.com/3633989/texas-marijuana-decriminalization/

Teen marijuana use falls as more states legalize – http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/12/16/teen-marijuana-use-falls-as-more-states-legalize/

Why Congress Gave In to Medical Marijuana – http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/12/a-congressional-surrender-in-the-medical-marijuana-fight/383856/

Americans Want States With Legal Marijuana Protected From Federal Prohibition – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/08/marijuana-legalization-federal-law-poll_n_6291022.html

Nebraska and Oklahoma sue Colorado over marijuana legalization – http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_27163543/nebraska-and-oklahoma-sue-colorado-over-marijuana-legalization

December 8, 2014

G-13 and THC breath tests?!

Michigan Cop Suicides Over Medical Marijuana Butter Conviction http://www.huffingtonpost.com/russ-belville/michigan-cop-suicides-ove_b_6199306.html
DC bans pot testing of job applicants http://wapo.st/1yOr6Lh
Applications Flood in to Dispense Illinois’ Medical Marijuana http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Applications-Flood-in-to-Dispense–284543571.html
Puff, Puff, Jail? Scientists Working On Marijuana Breath Test http://nbcnews.to/1zIKEQq
Legal Pot In The U.S. May Be Undercutting Mexican Marijuana http://n.pr/1z9t8Vu

December 1, 2014

Recap November 17-28

Nevada cracking door to marijuana tourism http://usat.ly/1uHcdtE
Legal marijuana is ‘inevitable,’ says California attorney general http://rt.com/usa/206755-marijuana-legalization-inevitable-california
Group unveils details of its marijuana legalization plan for Maine http://www.pressherald.com/?p=540714
CNN opinion piece: Why Congress should legalize pot http://us.cnn.com/2014/11/19/opinion/miron-marijuana-legalization/index.html
The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is… vape http://blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2014/11/oxford-dictionaries-word-year-vape/ And “budtender” was a runner up!
Veterans May Gain Easier Access To Medical Marijuana http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/21/veterans-medical-marijuana_n_6193932.html
Fired UA marijuana researcher secures Colorado grant http://azc.cc/1rmZugK
Marijuana Dispensaries Celebrated Black Friday, Too http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2014/11/28/legal_marijuana_you_can_t_get_black_friday_discounts_on_that_too.html