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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...
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...
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'...
Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit

You’re invited to the Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit FREE

If you are a cannabis entrepreneur or investor, or you’re striving to become one, you absolutely must check out this FREE Virtual Summit by Green Flower Media: The Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit <<< a 100%...
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...

Cannabis Club ban passed by Colorado Springs City Council

On Tuesday, Colorado Springs City Council had their first vote to ban cannabis clubs within the city, passing by a vote of 6-3. This action also requires existing clubs to close down within 8...
World Famous Cannabis Cafe

World Famous Cannabis Cafe to close due to Oregon’s clean air law

The owner of the World Famous Cannabis Café announced Monday that she will close her doors next week after another warning by public health officials that the establishment violates indoor air rules.The cafe will...
Clois Power smokes a joint inside the StudioA64

Public hearing on fate of cannabis clubs in Colorado Springs turns heated

More than 100 passionate people crammed council chambers at City Hall on Tuesday night, pressing the case to keep cannabis clubs alive in Colorado Springs.Testimony from the standing-room-only crowd at the public hearing ranged...
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“Magic Mushrooms” for Psychological Health

Half a century ago, people began regularly using hallucinogens such as LSD and “magic mushrooms” recreationally. Almost immediately after, scientists started studying their effects and found clues that they may treat psychological problems including...
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...