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Transformer Tubes

Transformer Tubes – 21st Century Bongmaking

You might have thought Plastic or Acrylics Bongs were a thing of old hippy tales. Well thanks to our friends at Transformer Tubes, the acrylic bong has made a comeback, but with a 21st...
Florida Discusses Lowering marijuana penalties

Editorial: Lower penalties for small amounts of marijuana

The Pinellas County Commission's unanimous decision this month to discuss lowering the penalty for possessing small amounts of marijuana is a positive step. Commissioners should study the issue carefully and come up with a...
Trinidad Colorado marijuana

Marijuana money might have saved small Colorado town from ‘abyss of nothingness’

TRINIDAD, Colorado — Anthony Mattie walks down Main Street confronted by a shell of the town he once knew.The retired state patrolman-turned-mayor pro tem stares at vacant building after building, his reflection bouncing off...
Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment ballot

Broward County Florida voter’s ballot is missing marijuana question

Former Oakland Park Florida Commissioner Anne Sallee noticed something troubling about her vote-by-mail ballot. It is missing Constitutional Amendment 2, the medical marijuana question. Sallee, now Broward chapter director of the Florida Restaurant and Lodging...
Cannabis Industry Press Releases

Medical Marijuana, Inc. and Kannalife Sciences, Inc. Announce Joint Effort to Raise Awareness for...

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) is proud to announce to shareholders and the public a joint effort with investment portfolio company Kannalife Sciences, Inc. (“Kannalife”) to...
Legalize L.A. Dispensaries

Group Seeks to Fully Legalize L.A. Marijuana Dispensaries

They're the undocumented workers of the weed industry.We're talking about Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensaries. They're not really legal. But they work hard for your well-being anyway.Under 2013's voter-approved Proposition D, pot shops were...
Howard Marks in 2013

‘Mr Nice’ Howard Marks dies aged 70

The writer, performer and former drug smuggler Howard Marks has died, aged 70, after suffering from cancer. Marks, who said he had no regrets about his life when announcing his illness last year, was...
San Antonio marijuana reform march

The Second Marijuana Reform March and Rally in San Antonio Is Fast Approaching

Last year was a historic year for the Alamo City chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, or NORML. The group of activists who want to see Texas'...
medical marijuana pain management

I can’t use cannabis to help ease my pain due to my “Pain Management”...

Q: My husband has had several major back surgeries over the last couple years, and currently goes to a pain management clinic to get narcotic, opioid medications to help deal with his pain. The...
Nashville Decriminalizes Marijuana

Nashville Metro Council approves marijuana decriminalization bill

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Metro Council on Tuesday passed a major change to marijuana ordinances. Tuesday night Metro Council approved the third vote to cut punishment for small pot possession. The vote was 35 yes,...