Legalize Marijuana

CONCORD, NH — New Hampshire Democrats this weekend adopted marijuana legalization as part of the party’s platform ahead of the summer primary. Party officers on Saturday approved the measure during its convention Saturday in Stratham, the Associated Press reported. “We believe that marijuana should be legalized, taxed and regulated,” the platform reads, according to the […]

Don’t blink. Otherwise, you might miss the rapid rate at which the legal cannabis industry is transforming before our eyes. Back in 1995, there wasn’t a state in the U.S. or a country in North America where medical marijuana or recreational marijuana were legal. Fast-forward to today, and things are markedly different. Mexico legalized medical […]

STRATHAM, N.H. — New Hampshire Democrats on Saturday added marijuana legalization to their party platform, bolstering advocates’ hopes of catching the state up with the regulations of neighboring states. “We believe that marijuana should be legalized, taxed and regulated,” said the platform adopted at the New Hampshire Democratic Party convention held at the Stratham Cooperative […]

The Canadian Senate has passed a landmark bill legalizing the use of recreational marijuana, making Canada the only country besides Uruguay to permit the nationwide sale and distribution of marijuana. The Cannabis Act, known as Bill-C-45, was a victory for Justin Trudeau, whose presidential campaign included federal legalization of marijuana as a primary objective. Trudeau […]

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn’t always been kind to pot smokers. Now, as the state moves to legalize weed beyond medical use, those punished in the past for marijuana misdemeanors are seeking forgiveness. On July 1, Vermont will become the ninth state, along with Washington, D.C., to […]

CLOSE Parents who have used cannabis to treat severe epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as the US government nears decision on drug made from marijuana plant. (June 19) AP Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com(Photo: Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com) There are major differences between Indiana and Canada. For one, Canadians have access to decent […]

By Amanda Coletta TORONTO – Canada’s Senate on Tuesday passed the federal government’s historic bill legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, clearing the way for the country to become the first advanced industrialized nation to legalize the drug nationwide and fulfilling a major campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The Senate passed the bill […]

TORONTO — Canada’s Senate on Tuesday passed the federal government’s historic bill legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, clearing the way for the country to become the first advanced industrialized nation to legalize the drug nationwide and fulfilling a major campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The Senate passed the bill by a vote […]

OKLAHOMA CITY – Tuesday Oklahomans will vote on marijuana. Marijuana for “medicinal purposes” according to supporters who wrote State Question 788, opponents argue we’ll be voting on “recreational marijuana.” So, which is true? You’ll see just a one paragraph summary of State Question 788 on your ballot, but the initiative is four and a half pages […]