I must start of by welcoming several states that have recently made moves into the Marijuana industry within the last couple weeks. On November 8th, four states voted in favor of legalizing recreation marijuana use, sale and consumption; these states being California, Nevada, Maine, and Massachusetts. 581 more words
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“Hemp is of first necessity to the wealth & protection of the country.”
It’s undeniable that early American’s were huge hemp supporters.This included George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and even good ol’ Betsy Ross made her first flag out of the plant’s fibers. 501 more words
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration isn’t going to reclassify marijuana and remove it from the list of the most dangerous drugs.
The Drug Enforcement Administration says in a lengthy notice in the Federal Registry that it consulted with the Health and Human Services Department and concluded that marijuana will remain in the class of drugs that have “no accepted medical use in the United States.” 73 more words
A recent editorial in the Los Angeles Times pointed out that drugs, including marijuana, are more potent today — but that’s largely because of the drug war, not despite it. 576 more words