+ 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, […]

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 […]

It’s been said that Moses smoked the burning bush, that the Book of Revelation was written in a drug-induced state, and that most religions began with mystical experiences enhanced by hallucinogens. These fringe ideas have found a place at some of the 176 medical marijuana dispensaries that have sprung up in Colorado Springs. But there […]

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, […]

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 […]