These 5 Pro-Marijuana Billboards Are Set To Surround The Super Bowl

One of five billboards advocating the use of marijuana, and, in some cases, attacking football just miles from the game’s biggest stage.

NEW JERSEY:  The freeways surrounding MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. are about to be plastered with five billboards advocating the use of marijuana, and, in some cases, attacking football just miles from the game’s biggest stage. Washington and Colorado are the only two states to have legalized marijuana, so the Marijuana Policy Project, an organization Read the full article…

Actor Chong Draws A Crowd To Celebrate Marijuana Legalization

“If there was a war on drugs, then we won. But yet the losers are still trying to call the shots,” he said.

COLORADO:  It’s been history in the making for marijuana enthusiasts since the recreational use of the drug became legal here Wednesday and comedian Tommy Chong wasted no time Saturday coming up with a new twist on a historical quote to celebrate the new law. “This is one small stagger for a stoner and one giant Read the full article…

Pot Festival Meets Country Fair At Emerald Cup In Santa Rosa, CA

San Francisco General Hospital is making strides in developing a marijuana-derived treatment for sickle-cell anemia.

CALIFORNIA:  Marijuana culture took center stage on the first day of a high-profile organic cannabis competition at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, a first for the county and perhaps a harbinger of the drug’s eventual outright legalization. Organizers expected the event Saturday and Sunday to draw 5,000 people daily to toke some of the best marijuana Read the full article…

Marijuana Lovers Toke Up In Celebration Of Legal Pot Anniversary

"Marijuana is now normal. It's normal in Colorado and Washington, and I think it'll soon be normal in most other states," says Keith Stroup, a founder of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.

WASHINGTON: Crowds of people bundled in winter coats celebrated the anniversary of marijuana legalization in Washington state Friday by sparking up at a city-sanctioned party under Seattle’s Space Needle. While marijuana proponents were busy celebrating legal pot, U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan raised concerns about the city apparently sanctioning the pot-smoking event.

Marijuana Lovers Toke Up In Celebration Of Legal Pot Anniversary

"Marijuana is now normal. It's normal in Colorado and Washington, and I think it'll soon be normal in most other states," says Keith Stroup, a founder of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.

WASHINGTON: Crowds of people bundled in winter coats celebrated the anniversary of marijuana legalization in Washington state Friday by sparking up at a city-sanctioned party under Seattle’s Space Needle. While marijuana proponents were busy celebrating legal pot, U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan raised concerns about the city apparently sanctioning the pot-smoking event.

NW Cannabis’ Markets Charity Ball Dec. 14th Benefits CPN Institute

NW Cannabis Market’s Red Carpet Charity Ball Benefits National Cannabis Patient Org supporting Crohn’s Patients.

WASHINGTON: NW Cannabis Market may have a recreational reputation, but the truth is their heart is dedicated to medical cannabis patients. In an attempt to help draw attention to the plight of Washington Cannabis Patients who fear losing their current MMJ rights as the State turns its attention to recreational sales and tax revenues, this Read the full article…

Oregon Moms for Marijuana Group Plans Rally Today In Medford

Lindsey Rinehart will join today with other members of Southern Oregon Moms for Marijuana to protest a crackdown locally on medical marijuana.

OREGON: A group of mothers who fear they could lose custody of their children because of medical marijuana use plan to rally today against efforts to restrict access to the drug or to impose harsh penalties on users. “We’re just mothers who’ve had enough,” said Lindsey Rinehart, a 31-year-old Talent woman who lost custody of her Read the full article…

Dispatch From Denver: What’s Next In The Fight For Pot Legalization?

At the International Drug Policy Reform Conference in Colorado, activists from all over the world celebrated recent wins and made plans for the future.

COLORADO: Halfway through the International Drug Policy Reform Conference in late October, I found myself sitting on a bus among delegates from Japan, Russia and Canada. We had been invited to a “mobile workshop,” involving visits to two of the city’s marijuana businesses. One year after Colorado passed Amendment 64, a historic ballot measure legalizing marijuana, Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Advocates In Arkansas Launch Fundraising Campaign To Put Initiative On 2014 Ballot

Advocates are launching their fundraising campaign at 2pm this Saturday, November 9th with a Budweiser-sponsored, all-day concert at the Silverado Club, 1205 W. Hillsboro Street in El Dorado. Budweiser has underwritten the venue and a portion of the beer sales will go to ACC.

ARKANSAS: Medical marijuana advocates Arkansans for Compassionate Care (ACC) and Americans for Safe Access (ASA) have joined forces to put an initiative on the 2014 ballot. The Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act (AMCA) is a comprehensive blueprint for establishing and regulating a medical marijuana program run by the Arkansas Department of Health. Advocates are launching their fundraising campaign at Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Advocates In Arkansas Launch Fundraising Campaign To Put Initiative On 2014 Ballot

Advocates are launching their fundraising campaign at 2pm this Saturday, November 9th with a Budweiser-sponsored, all-day concert at the Silverado Club, 1205 W. Hillsboro Street in El Dorado. Budweiser has underwritten the venue and a portion of the beer sales will go to ACC.

ARKANSAS: Medical marijuana advocates Arkansans for Compassionate Care (ACC) and Americans for Safe Access (ASA) have joined forces to put an initiative on the 2014 ballot. The Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act (AMCA) is a comprehensive blueprint for establishing and regulating a medical marijuana program run by the Arkansas Department of Health. Advocates are launching their fundraising campaign at Read the full article…