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Federal Marijuana Crackdown Would Lead to Major American Loss

Federal Marijuana Crackdown Would Lead to Major American Loss

Say what you will about the Trump administration but don’t ever say they take their time. Amidst whirlwind changes, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer foreshadowed a federal crackdown on recreational marijuana last week, setting tongues wagging in the 8 states (and, of course, Washington D.C.) that have legalized the...

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Marijuana Legislation Won’t Be Reversed by Jeff Sessions

Marijuana Legislation Won’t Be Reversed by Jeff Sessions

The bogeyman of the week, Jeff Sessions, has been the talk of the 420 Community thanks to a media hype machine that has gone out of its way to assure us that all of our worst nightmares are coming true. Stepping into the realms of pure personal opinion here, Sessions...

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Texas Weed Under Scrutiny Following Decriminalization Requests

Texas Weed Under Scrutiny Following Decriminalization Requests

Reading through the news sites this week, the media seems to be heavily speculating that Texas weed decriminalization is on the horizon. Keep in mind that this is the same state that is now legally requiring women to follow up an abortion with a funeral, so let’s not be hasty...

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Legalized Marijuana is Just One Thing to Be Thankful for This Year

Legalized Marijuana is Just One Thing to Be Thankful for This Year

You may be done with 2016 but 2016 isn’t done with you. That’s pretty much the sentiment going into the holiday season this year. 2016 has undeniably been trolling pretty hard between political depression and celebrity deaths. But in the spirit of the season, I think it’s time to look...

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Weed Containers Stranded in Confusing Gray Area of the Law

Weed Containers Stranded in Confusing Gray Area of the Law

As cannabis legalization becomes more commonplace, legal states find themselves confronted with the conundrum of laws pertaining to driving with open weed containers. These laws are often vague and open to interpretation, caught up in a perplexing gray area far from the concrete guidelines that shape open container laws for...

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Recreational Marijuana Legalization Fails in Ohio

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Fails in Ohio

On Tuesday, the voters of Ohio rejected Issue 3, the controversial bill drafted to legalize recreational marijuana. There’s an element of tragedy to this in that many of those voting against Issue 3 were proponents of marijuana legalization. However, Issue 3 came anchored with provisions that would allow an oligopoly,...

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ResponsibleOhio Criticized for Tying Monopolies to Legal Marijuana

ResponsibleOhio Criticized for Tying Monopolies to Legal Marijuana

The push to legalize marijuana at the state level has pushed a lot of different scenarios into the public eye. Each state seems to approach marijuana legalization from a distinctly different perspective offering up many trials and even a few errors. But few states have taken as rocky a path...

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Hope for Medical Marijuana Remains Alive in Florida

Hope for Medical Marijuana Remains Alive in Florida

Despite the recent failure of Amendment 2 during the marijuana elections in Florida, many Floridians are remaining optimistic in the face of defeat. In retrospect, Florida had one of the toughest constitutional amendment requirements to meet, needing 60% of the overall vote, and barely missed the mark by coming up...

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