California: From Oaktown To Orange County, Drug War Opposition Builds

From 420 Magazine:  The times they are a-changin’. This week, a Republican congressman from Orange County joined Oakland medical marijuana dispenser Steve DeAngelo to urge President Obama, a Democrat who started out as a critic of the War on Drugs, to curb his Department of Justice. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

D.C.’s Showdown With Congress Over Retail Weed

From Cannabis Now:  The District of Columbia Council were nearly burned at the stake in front of Capitol Hill after attempting to hold a hearing to discuss the legalization of retail marijuana. Read More From Cannabis Now: 

D.C.’s Showdown With Congress Over Retail Weed

From Cannabis Now:  The District of Columbia Council were nearly burned at the stake in front of Capitol Hill after attempting to hold a hearing to discuss the legalization of retail marijuana. Read More From Cannabis Now: 

Senate Prepares For Prospect Of Legal Cannabis

From 420 Magazine:  As the state continues the process of opening medical marijuana dispensaries, Massachusetts Senate leaders are preparing for the possibility of legalized recreational marijuana. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

New Bills Would Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol At Federal Level

From 420 Magazine:  Lawmakers have introduced legislation meant to regulate marijuana like alcohol at a federal level. The cannabis business community is applauding the move. Leaders say it’s taken politicians far too long to make serious moves on the issue. Read More From 420 Magazine: 

Calls For Holiday Inns Boycott Over Marijuana Lawsuit

From 420 Magazine:  Shortly after we published a breakdown of two lawsuits filed by Washington, D.C.-based Safe Streets Alliance against Colorado’s marijuana laws, the Marijuana Policy Project announced a call for a nationwide boycott against Holiday Inns. Read More From 420 Magazine: