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Sen. Rand Paul Proposes Amendment to Protect Marijuana Laws

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) On Thursday, Sen. Rand Paul proposed an amendment that would keep the federal government from prosecuting medical marijuana patients and physicians ...

NOBLE President Takes Marijuana Laws to Task

Chief John Dixon III The president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) expressed on Tuesday that he believes marijuana laws are ...

Stricter Laws Might Reduce Aggressive Driving in Young Males: Study

FRIDAY June 13, 2014, 2014 — Stricter laws and more severe penalties for extreme speeding and aggressive driving appear to have dramatically reduced the number ...

GOP House Backs State Medical Marijuana Laws

Libertarian-minded and moderate Republicans joined forces early Friday morning with Democrats in an early morning House vote to block the federal government from interfering with ...

House OKs Plan to Protect State Medical Marijuana Laws

The U.S. federal government would not be allowed to spend money to block states from implementing their own medical marijuana laws under legislation passed by ...

New Colorado hash laws signed by governor, but what do they actually do?

Yesterday, Governor John Hickenlooper signed a baker’s dozen worth of bills on various topics. But arguably the two most high-profile measures had to do with ...

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. ...

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