June 2013

Thursday morning, the House passed an amendment on industrial hemp to the Farm Bill offered by Representatives Jared Polis (CO), Earl Bluemenauer (OR), and Thomas Massie (KY),  by a vote of 225-200. This amendment was debated Wednesday evening, where the public learned the DEA was strongly lobbying for a “No” vote on the amendment, raising […]

The Chinese shaman tomb and its contents from 2,800 years ago. Almost 800 grams of cannabis was found inside the tomb. Editor’s note: ​Welcome to Room 420, where your instructor is Mr. Ron Marczyk and your subjects are wellness, disease prevention, self actualization, and chillin’. Upon your death, what personal items would you want placed next […]

As medical marijuana and the legalization of cannabis remain hotly contested issues that are interwoven throughout the fabric of America, on Tuesday evening Piers Morgan revisited his recurring “Gone To Pot” franchise, inviting a collection of experts and advocates, legislators and law enforcers to offer their insights and commentary. Joining “Piers Morgan Live” via satellite, […]

Thursday morning, the House passed an amendment on industrial hemp to the Farm Bill offered by Representatives Jared Polis (CO), Earl Bluemenauer (OR), and Thomas Massie (KY),  by a vote of 225-200. This amendment was debated Wednesday evening, where the public learned the DEA was strongly lobbying for a “No” vote on the amendment, raising […]

+ Can marijuana be used for spiritual discipline and development ?  I’ve never been much of a pot smoker, ever. In high school while all my friends were getting high and tempting me to smoke with them, I’d always turn them down. I thought anyone who smoked weed must be the exact derogatory stereotype of […]

HASTINGS (WWJ/AP) – The Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated charges against a medical marijuana user who provided pot to another user without charge. There is no dispute that Tony Green provided less than 2 1/2 ounces of marijuana to Al Thornton in western Michigan’s Barry County in 2011. Both were qualified to use medical marijuana, […]

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The U.S. House of Representatives voted 225-200 on June 20 to legalize the industrial farming of hemp fiber. Hemp is the same species as the marijuana plant, and its fiber has been used to create clothing, paper, and other industrial products for thousands of years; however, it has been listed as a “controlled substance” since […]

+ Can marijuana be used for spiritual discipline and development ?  I’ve never been much of a pot smoker, ever. In high school while all my friends were getting high and tempting me to smoke with them, I’d always turn them down. I thought anyone who smoked weed must be the exact derogatory stereotype of […]

HASTINGS (WWJ/AP) – The Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated charges against a medical marijuana user who provided pot to another user without charge. There is no dispute that Tony Green provided less than 2 1/2 ounces of marijuana to Al Thornton in western Michigan’s Barry County in 2011. Both were qualified to use medical marijuana, […]