Five Years into Marijuana Legalization: What Didn’t Happen

In January of 2013, Kevin Sabet was facing a new dilemma. Never before had any prohibitionist had to fight back against an actual legalization regime. For years, Sabet and his kind had issued dire forecasts of the bleak hellscape America would become under the seductive addiction to the devil’s lettuce. Now those predictions would be put to the test in …

How to Make Chill Cannabis Chili

n a world increasingly crowded with new cannabis chefs and cookbooks, it’s good to have time-tested experts like Cheri Sicard, whose advice you can rely on. Known as “Cannabis Cheri” to her friends and fans online, Sicard is a committed activist who founded the Marijuana Lifer Project, which connects nonviolent prisoners of the War on Drugs with resources, pen pals …

‘Weed Apocalypse’ dawns for California pot dealers on Sunday

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Six months after California made recreational marijuana use legal, the so-called “Weed Apocalypse” arrives this weekend, as tight state regulations going into effect on Sunday have dispensaries scrambling to unload non-compliant product. But while the deadline is giving pot shop owners headaches, it is creating an opportunity for consumers. They are already anticipating deep discounts on …

Chuck Schumer Introduces Bill to Federally Decriminalize Marijuana

In the newest development on the cannabis legislation front, Chuck Schumer introduced a bill to federally decriminalize marijuana. Although his proposal would not make weed fully legal, it could be a significant step toward relaxing national prohibition laws. New York Senator Chuck Schumer introduced a new bill yesterday. The centerpiece of the bill is a proposal to remove cannabis from …

Watch: Colbert Offers Hilarious Warning After Canada Votes to Legalize Marijuana

Canada officially legalizes weed on October 17, and that’s just too darned much for Stephen Colbert. With a clip that wouldn’t have been out of place in his erstwhile incarnation as a deranged right-wing talk show host on the Colbert Report, the Late Show host takes aim at the marijuana menace looming on our northern border. Replete with ominous Dragnet-style …

Women’s Cannabis Swimwear Bikini

There’s Nothing Like Summer. Ready for summer? Got the weed? Excellent. But what about your swimsuit? Aw damn, you gotta get at least one new swimsuit every summer right? They’re like sunglasses, you can have different styles for different occasions but it’s best to have one good one you can keep for a while. Introducing the PassinGrass Cannabis Summer Bikini. …

Poll: U.S. Support for Marijuana Legalization at an All-Time High

A new poll shows that support for the legalization of marijuana in the U.S. is at an all-time high. The survey found that 68% of voters now support legalizing cannabis. Research firm GBA Strategies conducted the online poll of 1,000 registered voters between April 25 and May 1. The Center for American Progress (CAP) commissioned the study and then released the …

Trump Is Helping Drug Smugglers By Arresting Asylum Seekers

Now that Donald Trump has made arresting migrant families his top priority, resources are being diverted from other government law enforcement initiatives such as fighting drug smuggling into the United States. In order to fund his zero tolerance policy the Trump administration has taken money over the past month from various federal agencies involved in drug interdiction efforts, such as …

WATCH: Mississippi Police Chief Gets Caught Smoking Weed

The man who described himself on video as “the only chief of police in Lumberton that likes to smoke weed” is now out of a job after that video, which indeed shows him admittedly smoking marijuana, was shown on a local television station. Lumberton, Mississippi, Police Chief Shane Flynt had been suspended after the video emerged, and on Tuesday, the …

Mothers In Labor Are Using Cannabis To Manage Pain During Birth

With cannabis legalization and use on the rise, mothers are beginning to consider the potential for CBD and THC as useful birth aids and delivery pain medication for their babies in place of Pitocin, epidurals and other traditional birthing drugs. When Kelley started to feel contractions, she dropped a “bath bomb” in her tub and slid in, letting the warm …