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Florida Navigates Tricky Marijuana Waters

Florida Navigates Tricky Marijuana Waters

The first business day of 2017, marks the start of medical marijuana in Florida. In 2016, the state became the first southern state to legalize marijuana, standing out among its conservative northern neighbors. Although marijuana is now legal in Florida, patients must wait while the state works out many specifics. Becoming a Medical Patient Although […]

Let’s Get Smoking Nevada!

Let’s Get Smoking Nevada!

A new year adds a new entry to America’s list of states with legalized marijuana. On January 1st, Nevada became the 7th state to approve recreational marijuana. Thankfully, Vegas (and the rest of the state) isn’t keeping this fun to itself. Maine is scheduled to join the list later this month. Purchasing Weed in Nevada […]

Legal Weed Means Fewer Teenage Users

Legal Weed Means Fewer Teenage Users

Many 30 and 40-year-old Americans remember the botched anti-drug campaign of the early 1990s. The slogan was memorable: “DARE to keep kids off drugs.” There were the school police visits with show-and-tells of confiscated bongs. There were coloring books with drawings of the stoner that was too sleepy to play with his friends. There were […]

Marijuana: An Alternative to Drunk Driving?

Marijuana: An Alternative to Drunk Driving?

A major argument against legalization is a concern about marijuana use and driving. Driving while impaired by a substance can lead to death, and for many, marijuana is no exception. The facts are proving to be something quite different. America Decides: Liquor or Weed? Unlike in Canada, where the combination of alcohol and weed are […]

The Fight Is Over: Weed Wins in Maine

The Fight Is Over: Weed Wins in Maine

After weeks of debate, the fate of marijuana in Maine has been decided. Maine officially became the eighth state to legalize recreational marijuana. The new law takes effect the end of January. Results That Were Too Close to Call For weeks, the people of Maine waited while officials carefully recounted the votes. Although the election […]

Mexico Wants Weed – But No THC

Mexico Wants Weed – But No THC

Mexico’s involvement with marijuana is well known worldwide. America’s southern neighbor has been blamed for the popularity of marijuana in the US for years. In fact, when some US states legalized, Mexican farmers suffered.  Plus, its border cities house dangerous drug cartels, further adding to its notorious marijuana legacy. It’s not exactly the country you’d […]

Massachusetts: Let’s Get Growing

Massachusetts: Let’s Get Growing

Massachusetts voted to legalize marijuana, and this week, that law took effect. Although the celebrations have begun, it doesn’t mean you can walk out and buy some weed. If you want recreational marijuana first, you’ll need to grow it. Legal, but not Available Massachusetts Question 4 went into effect earlier this week, but sadly, many […]

Washington’s Cannabis Industry Helps the Poor

Washington’s Cannabis Industry Helps the Poor

In states with both medical and recreational cannabis, medical marijuana users are often overlooked. While many state-licensed medical users appreciate the convenience and professionalism of recreational marijuana, some of the neediest are unable to purchase the medicine they need.  One Washington-state based organization is planning to change this reality. A Weed Fund for the Needy […]

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