Marijuana

Vermont Makes History By Legalizing Recreational Weed In A Way No Other State Has – But There Is A Catch To The New Law

Vermont Makes History By Legalizing Recreational Weed In A Way No Other State Has – But There Is A Catch To The New Law

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Vermont became the ninth state to legalize weed but its new law does come with a catch.  Rolling Stone reported on Monday that “Vermont made history today, becoming the ninth state to legalize marijuana and the first to do so through the legislative process. Last week, both houses […]

Medical Marijuana Users Celebrate Well-Deserved Victory In The Ninth Circuit

Medical Marijuana Users Celebrate Well-Deserved Victory In The Ninth Circuit

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Medical marijuana users and supporters celebrate a huge victory this week. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals handed medical marijuana users a huge victory this week in a ruling barring federal prosecutions. Slate reports that: “On Tuesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit handed medical […]

Massive Decrease In Overdoses In Medical Marijuana States

Massive Decrease In Overdoses In Medical Marijuana States

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Results from a recent study suggest medical marijuana laws may have unexpected benefits. Deaths from opioid overdoses has decreased in states where medical marijuana has been legalized, according to a recent study. The multi-institutional study was led by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University […]

Think Institutional Racism Isn’t Real? Watch This! (Video)

Think Institutional Racism Isn’t Real? Watch This! (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “Whites Smoke Pot, but Blacks Are Arrested:” Data Analysis Casts the War on Drugs in a Whole New Light1 “Institutional Racism” is defined as “racism perpetrated by government entities such as schools, the courts or the military. Unlike the racism perpetrated by individuals, institutional racism has the power […]

Why Presidential Hopefuls Should Support Marijuana Reform

Why Presidential Hopefuls Should Support Marijuana Reform

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A Quinnipiac University poll taken in March shows that the legalization of marijuana is more popular than any potential presidential contender for the 2016 race. This poll clearly shows that marijuana legalization is a mainstream issue that presidential hopefuls should try to latch onto instead of run away […]