November 2011

Four of Vancouver’s last five former mayors called this week for end of marijuana prohibition, saying anti-pot policies have failed to reduce marijuana’s availability and that prohibition has fueled violence in British Columbia communities. Thursday evening, current Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson joined his predecessors, adding his voice to the call. [image:1 align:left caption:true]In an open […]

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Governor Jerry Brown used his bully pulpit voice on Oct. 9, 2011 to call the federal ban on industrial hemp farming “absurd.” While every product derived from the industrial hemp plant is legal here, the US is the only industrialized nation that bans farmers from growing the cash crop. At that very moment, Gov. Brown used […]

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These power sources can replace crude oil without using a drop of crude oil. http://www.nrdc.org/onearth/05spr/gorlov3.asp http://www.votehemp.com/ The problem of course is monopolistic control of gov subsidies, and legislation prohibiting the cultivation of a non-psychoactive plant. Both constraints are artificial, hypocritical, and extremely costly.   The fossil fuel industry sucks up $4B in subsidies annually and […]

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Tart medication package impression via Wikimedia Government regulators in Philly seized parcels of an brand-new medication that contain man made cannabinoids with a United parcel service delivery facility yesterday. Customers seek the marijuana-like high have real profit move a standard medication check. Technically they’re entirely authorized with simply no current prohibitions. Various products of such […]

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Cannabinoids and opioids share several pharmacologic properties. They might act synergistically to manage pain, but the safety of the combination isn’t known. Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, undertook a study to answer these questions. First, the details. 21 people with chronic pain were taking twice-daily doses of sustained-release morphine or oxycodone (OxyContin). […]

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By Paul Armentano, NORML Administration of the non-psychotropic plant cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) ‘completely prevents’ the onset of nerve pain associated with chemotherapy treatment, according to preclinical data published in the October, 2011 issue of the journal Anesthesia and Analgesia. CBD previously has been shown to inhibit breast cancer metastasis in preclinical settings. Investigators at Temple […]

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This guest post is by Richard Bayer, MD, who was the chief filing petitioner for the Oregon Medical Marijuana Act in 1998. He opposes Washington State’s Initiative 502, which would legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana. He is concerned that I-502’s DUI provision will spread to Oregon. – Eds It is natural for patients who rely […]

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TRENTON – One day after Gov. Chris Christie attempted to kick start the state’s medical marijuana program, a Rutgers-Eagleton poll shows the public is staunchly behind him. According to the poll, 86 percent of respondents favor legalization of marijuana for medical purposes – a current law being met with roadblocks in the implementation stage. Yesterday, […]

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Legalizing medical marijuana in Wis. proposed By the Associated Press CREATED 7:20 AM Tweet Share Email Print MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Proponents of legalizing medical marijuana in Wisconsin will try again to change the law, even though the proposal stands…read more at http://www.todaystmj4.com/news/local/134743143.html

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Tweet Sharebar Tweet What part of freedom don’t you understand? You can legalize marijuana. Yes, you can. All you need to do is end a debated based on 40 year old science. See, law and science have a bad relationship. Just like oil and water. Science is constantly changing, but laws are based on current […]

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Google Videos- Hemp facts are Courtesy of The Kentucky Hemp Museum Library, Versailles, KY 1. One acre of hemp produces twice as much oil as one acre of peanuts. Agriculture, Papermakers have high hopes for Industrial Hemp. Agri-View. ” Wisconsin’s largest farm newspaper” April 27, 1995. 2. America’s first hemp law was enacted in 1619 […]

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These power sources can replace crude oil without using a drop of crude oil. http://www.nrdc.org/onearth/05spr/gorlov3.asp http://www.votehemp.com/ The problem of course is monopolistic control of gov subsidies, and legislation prohibiting the cultivation of a non-psychoactive plant. Both constraints are artificial, hypocritical, and extremely costly.   The fossil fuel industry sucks up $4B in subsidies annually and […]

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Quite a lot of posters on fibromyalgia! I’ve taken a couple of abstracts as a couple of things might be new to one or another. It’s a very private selection. I won’t advocate some of the wonderdrugs the pharma industry is eager to promote. Cannabinoid Use in Fibromyalgia Is Associated with Male Gender, Opioid Use […]

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Tart medication package impression via Wikimedia Government regulators in Philly seized parcels of an brand-new medication that contain man made cannabinoids with a United parcel service delivery facility yesterday. Customers seek the marijuana-like high have real profit move a standard medication check. Technically they’re entirely authorized with simply no current prohibitions. Various products of such […]

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