Oct 25 | Does Smoking Weed Make You A Bad Parent? 'Moms For Marijuana' Says No
A group of activist moms is rallying in support of cannabis-consuming parents and against government authorities who deem such parents unfit to raise a family.
Oct 25 | Philadelphia’s “Smoke Down Prohibition” Protest Returns to the Liberty Bell Tomorrow
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Marijuana reform activists in Philadelphia will once again protest federal laws prohibiting cannabis in the shadow of the Liberty Bell on Saturday, in the tenth installment of “Smoke Down Prohibition.”
Oct 25 | Marijuana Compounds Can Kill Some Cancer Cells: Study
A scientist in the United Kingdom has found that compounds derived from marijuana can kill cancerous cells found in people with leukemia, a form of cancer that is expected to cause an estimated 24,000 deaths in the United States this year.
Oct 25 | Medical marijuana-using parents get their baby back after charges dropped in Oakland County
LANSING — Baby Bree is back home. In a case that galvanized Michigan supporters of medical marijuana, custody of an 8-month-old seized by Child Protective Services workers last month was awarded to the child’s parents Friday in a Lansing courtroom.
Oct 25 | City releases marijuana retail map
Under Initiative 502, allowing the sale of recreational marijuana in Washington, the State Liquor Control Board will allocate retail licenses statewide.
Oct 24 | Walla Walla sets pot rules
WALLA WALLA — The City Council has approved an interim ordinance that will curtail the locations of future marijuana retail, agricultural and processing sites to a handful of commercial and industrial zones within city limits.
Oct 24 | Moses Lake recognizes marijuana retailers with proposed ordinance
MOSES LAKE – Moses Lake isn't fighting marijuana retailers wanting to open in the city.
Oct 24 | Aberdeen amends zoning codes for marijuana
The Aberdeen City Council passed an ordinance last night that made a significant amendment to their zoning codes to prepare for the legalization of marijuana.
Oct 24 | Confusion mounts on industrial hemp’s legal status
In August, the Department of Justice (DOJ) issued a ruling that would honor state laws to regulate small-scale marijuana sales in states, notably Washington and Colorado, where legislation has already been passed.
Oct 24 | Grover Norquist Gives Thumbs Up to Pot Taxes
Good news for Republicans who want to legalize marijuana: Taxing pot is A-OK with Grover Norquist, the keeper of the antitax pledge that hundreds of GOP lawmakers have signed.