Obama Talks Marijuana Decriminalization And Reclassification

Legal Washington cannabis grower advises pot businesses launching in Oregon is to start small.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  President Barack Obama is the most powerful former marijuana smoker in America. He’s never tried to conceal that, but he has generally laughed off the questions—and there have been many—about whether he’d legalize marijuana. Only recently, with no more elections to fight for his party, has Obama started to tell interviewers that he Read the full article…

Bill Clinton: 'I Never Denied That I Used Marijuana'

“I didn’t say I was holier than thou, I said I tried,” Clinton told Fusion's Jorge Ramos on Tuesday. “I never denied that I used marijuana. I told the truth, I thought it was funny."

NEW YORK: Former President Bill Clinton said he “never denied” smoking pot. “I didn’t say I was holier than thou, I said I tried,” Clinton told Fusion’s Jorge Ramos on Tuesday. “I never denied that I used marijuana. I told the truth, I thought it was funny.” When asked about drugs during the presidential race in 1992, Clinton famously Read the full article…

2013 Top 50 Most Influential Marijuana Users

The 2013 "Top 50 Most Influential Marijuana Users" list is meant to identify people who have used marijuana and achieved high levels of success or influence.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: The Marijuana Polcy Project has released its second annual “Top 50 Most Influential Marijuana Users” list. There has been quite a bit of variation since last year, including several additions and a number of people dropping in rank or off the list entirely.

Colorado Marijuana Dispensary Names Cannabis Strain After CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Dr. Gupta joins other notables like Luke Skywalker and Connie Chung to have Nugs named after them.

COLORADO: Joining a long list of celebrities like Willie Nelson and Barack Obama who have namesake cannabis strains, a new type of medical marijuana –  Gupta Kush - has been named after CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

American Mayors: Let Them Smoke Pot

Earnest described the Obama administration's position on marijuana as mainly focused on prosecuting drug traffickers rather than individual users.

It has been more than seven months since voters in Colorado and Washington State chose to legalize marijuana for recreational use, in contravention of federal drug laws. It has been more than three months since Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he would announce his department’s response to the new statutes “relatively Read the full article…

American Mayors: Let Them Smoke Pot

Earnest described the Obama administration's position on marijuana as mainly focused on prosecuting drug traffickers rather than individual users.

It has been more than seven months since voters in Colorado and Washington State chose to legalize marijuana for recreational use, in contravention of federal drug laws. It has been more than three months since Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he would announce his department’s response to the new statutes “relatively Read the full article…