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State Rep. Stanley Cox says Missouri’s marijuana laws are just fine the way they are

State Rep. Stanley Cox says he wants to improve Missouri’s criminal code, as long as those improvements don’t include more lenient marijuana laws. StanCox.net Rep. ...

MPP Releases Updated State-By-State Summary and Analysis of Medical Marijuana Laws

MPP has posted a freshly updated guide to state medical marijuana laws that contains all the latest legal and policy changes you need to know ...

New York State Is Set to Loosen Marijuana Laws

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo plans to announce an executive action that would allow limited use of medical marijuana, moving the state a step closer to ...

State Laws Can Help Curb Binge Drinking, Study Says

TUESDAY Dec. 10, 2013, 2013 — Strong state alcohol control policies make a difference in efforts to help prevent binge drinking, a new study finds. ...

Denver Do’s and Don’ts: Website Cultivated To Educate Pot Smoking Public on Marijuana Laws

With January 1, 2014 quickly approaching… bringing with it the outright legalization of marijuana consumption to Colorado, Denver’s politicians are hoping to educate both the ...

Brooklyn’s Racist, Unjust Marijuana Laws May Soon Change, Stop Prosecuting Minor Possession

Did you know Brooklyn leads America in weed-related arrests, with 12,000 total last year? Did you know that African Americans are 9 times as likely ...

Too Few Kids Follow Bike Helmet Laws, Study Finds

SATURDAY Oct. 26, 2013 — Helmets are worn by only about one in 10 Los Angeles County children involved in bicycle accidents, despite a state ...

Long Beach dispensary opens up swanky BYO-cannabis club to skirt on-site smoking laws

When the budtenders at the La Brea Collective packed their last bowl on June 20, it was the end of an era. For years, hundreds ...

Justin Trudeau, Canadian Liberal Party leader, blasts Canada’s new medical marijuana laws (VIDEO)

Justin Trudeau. The leader of Canada’s Liberal Party, Member of Parliament Justin Trudeau has been honest about his cannabis use in the past few months. ...

Friday Funnies: Pro-Pot Laws & Pointers

The420TimesStaff | Oct 11, 2013 | Comments 0 For this installment of Friday Funnies we are checking out yet another satire-drenched video clip from the ...

Wisconsin Lawmakers Move To Strengthen Laws Regarding Synthetic Drugs

Today in Wisconsin, State Senator Bob Jauch and Representative Janet Bewley will join a group of community leaders that include local law enforcement to debate ...

Answers Sought for When Marijuana Laws Collide

A deputy attorney general told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that the Justice Department had begun working with Treasury officials and financial regulators to ...

Colorado releases first set of recreational marijuana industry laws in U.S.

The Colorado Department of Revenue has released its set of rules for the soon-to-be recreational marijuana industry. And there are a lot of them. The ...

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing on ‘Conflicts Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws’

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing Tuesday regarding “Conflicts Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws.” The Justice Department announced on August 29 that ...

Obama Administration Won’t Fight State MJ Laws

In a historic pivot in the War on Drugs, the Obama Justice Department announced this week that the federal government will allow Washington and Colorado ...

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