After the Obama administration created a site where citizens could petition the government on an issue, the question of legalizing marijuana took precedence over all others. The petition, “Legalize and Regulate Marijuana in a Manner Similar to Alcohol,” had more than 61,500 signatures when we mentioned it last week, far more than any other petition […]

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[Economist articles in description – Ron Paul mentioned in one] A video consisting of an US Government history lesson about hemp which leads into an argument for hemp and then Ron Paul’s Hemp legislation. Hemp has the potential to be a huge boon for American farmers and the US economy all while helping the environment […]

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Please visit the We the People site started by The White House. This Industrial Hemp Petition has met the signature threshold for an official response from the Obama Administration. So far the the petition has over 21,000 signatures and is number 4 on the Top 10 list.  If you have not already signed and shared […]

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Wonder if any of the frequent researchers have found blends advertised like such. Got a free sample of a blend today called Dragons Eye. Small round plastic cylinder with screw on top. States the “not for human consumption”. States it contains “Damiana and Mullein leaf”. Also advertises “100% cannabinoid free”. My container happened to have […]

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By Mary E. O’Leary, New Haven Register Click to enlarge A Bridgewater man who wishes to remain anonymous smokes marijuana in his home earlier this month. The man has pancreatic cancer and said the marijuana helps him tolerate chemotherapy treatments. (Brad Horrigan/Register) Penny Bacchiochi doesn’t want anyone to have to go through what she did […]

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Posted in News by Lucia Graves,  Huffington Post   11/1/11 WASHINGTON — The White House has rejected several marijuana legalization petitions, one of which called on the federal government to stop interfering with state marijuana legalization efforts. “As a former police chief, I recognize we are not going to arrest our way out of the problem,” […]

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HUFFINGTONPOST.COM – The White House has rejected several marijuana legalization petitions, one of which called on the federal government to stop interfering with state marijuana legalization efforts. “As a former police chief, I recognize we are not going to arrest our way out of the problem,” wrote Gil Kerlikowske, director of the Office of National […]

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                GPR55 is on its way to being coined CB3AlphaScreen-J. Biol. Chem.-2011-Anavi-Goffer-jbc.M111.296020 <!– –> Article source: http://www.medicinalgenomics.com/pathways-of-interest/ …read more at http://cannabislover.org/2011/11/01/gpr55-again-shows-cannabinoid-activity-medicinal-genomics/

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REDWOOD VALLEY — The U.S. drug agents’ vehicles rumbled past vineyards and cattle ranches, traversed winding roads through oak woodlands and cleared a gate marked with a sign: “Member, Mendocino Farm Bureau.” Camouflaged and heavily armed, Drug Enforcement Administration officers brought a battering ram to the door of Matthew Cohen and a chain saw to […]

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As we all know, “growing up is hard to do”. As a Nation, we’re still relatively young in age, and as is the case with most young, growing minds, we generally take the “trial and error” approach to problem solving (and therefore to obtaining knowledge). Of course, the ultimate success of this method is predicated on […]

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