Vancouver Marijuana Activists Defy City, Clash With Police At Annual Cannabis Day Rally

At least four people were arrested as Pot activists and Vancouver police clashed at a Canada Day demonstration on Wednesday.

CANADA:  What a bong show. Pot activists and Vancouver police clashed at a Canada Day demonstration on Wednesday at the Vancouver Art Gallery. At least four people were arrested as the so-called protest stretched into a long, hot day full of pro-pot propaganda on the concrete steps of the art gallery. In defiance of a Read the full article…

Protesters In NYC Call For Legal Marijuana In New York

Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in New York City's Union Square on Saturday to call for the legalization of marijuana in New York State.

NEW YORK:  Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in New York City‘s Union Square on Saturday to call for the legalization of marijuana in New York State. NYC Cannabis Parade organizer Troy Smit told NBC News the annual event, first held in 2012, aims to “end the war on drugs, release the medicine, free the prisoners, heal Read the full article…

Vancouver Pot Dispensary Opens Despite Anger

A campaign to place an injunction on, and overturn Washington State’s Senate Bill 5052 has raised over $11,000 from 118 people in just one month.

CANADA:  A controversial Vancouver marijuana dispensary has opened its doors, despite continued protest from neighbours. People living at a high rise on the 16-hundred block of Hornby Street are not happy that Canada Bliss Herbal Society has moved in. Maxine Clough says they won’t stop until the residents’ are heard. “We’ve sent them a letter. Read the full article…

Dozens Smoke Pot Outside N.J. Statehouse During ‘Spring Smoke Out’ Rally For Marijuana Legalization

A coalition of groups advocating for marijuana legalization in New Jersey held a "NJ Spring Smoke-Out" rally outside the Statehouse in Trenton.

NEW JERSEY:  With chants like, “One! Two! Three! Four! Smoke, smoke, smoke some more!” a crowd of more than 100 people supporting the legalization of marijuana descended Saturday on the Statehouse in Trenton. The “Spring Smoke Out” rally grew in intensity as it progressed through East State Street, culminating with the demonstration outside the Statehouse that Read the full article…

Marijuana: 250 Protest N.J. Laws, And Some Light Up

Medical cannabis patients and legalization advocates unite for a rally, with about 75 participants lighting up joints in protest of Gov. Chris Christie’s position on marijuana issues.

NEW JERSEY:  Medical cannabis patients united with legalization advocates for a rally in Trenton today, culminating with about 75 participants lighting up joints across the street from the Statehouse in protest of Gov. Chris Christie’s position on marijuana issues. The peaceful demonstration drew more than 250 people, none of whom was arrested for what one Read the full article…