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American Legion to Head of VA: Support MMJ/PTSD Research

On Wednesday, the nation’s largest and most conservative military veterans organization called out the head of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) – asking...

Virginia Republican Pushes for Decriminalization and Individual Rights

Tom Garrett, a freshman Republican Representative from Virginia’s 5th Congressional District, believes marijuana use should be a matter of personal choice. On Tuesday, Garrett expressed...

Congress Passes Three Month Budget Continuation – Marijuana Protections Included

In a quick deal between President Trump and Congress, a three-month budget continuing resolution will be in effect until December 8, 2017, maintaining current...

Youthful Consumption of Marijuana Down for 2016, Says Federal Government

The 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health indicates marijuana use among some of America’s youngest consumers has declined to its lowest rate...

House Rules Committee Blocks Marijuana Amendments

Late Wednesday night, the House Rules Committee led by prohibitionist Representative Pete Sessions (R-TX) blocked multiple amendments related to marijuana from receiving consideration by the...

Medical Cannabis Expected to be a Top 5 Issue for TN Gubernatorial Candidates

Tennessee’s gubernatorial election is still over a year away, but with a newly appointed committee on medical marijuana, Representative Jeremy Faison, R-Cosby, expects cannabis...

5 States That Have 2018 Cannabis Legalization Campaigns Underway

Sure, it won’t be easy to top the landslide 2016 electoral victories for weed, but advocates are looking to continue the path that will...

Resolution 28: American Legion Asks Feds for Greater Access to MMJ

The American Legion salutes medical marijuana, asks feds to allow VA doctors to openly discuss the plant’s curative effects. On Thursday, the nation’s largest veterans...

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Spreads Marijuana Myths

  Photo Credit: Carlo Allegri Giving remarks to the Native American Housing Association, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson strayed into the marijuana reform debate. Unfortunately,...

Sessions Craves Crackdown: Attack Opioids, Not Marijuana

Throughout his dogmatic career in politics, Jeff Sessions has compared the influence of marijuana to that of LSD or Heroin, accusing the peaceful herb...

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