July 8, 2013
07/08/2013
Oklahoma Welfare Drug Screening Finds Few Dopers

Oklahoma Welfare Drug Screening Finds Few Dopers

Last year, the Oklahoma legislature passed and Gov. Mary Fallin (R) signed into law a bill mandating drug screening for welfare applicants. The bill was designed to...
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July 8, 2013
07/08/2013
Pennsylvania NAACP Says Legalize Marijuana

Pennsylvania NAACP Says Legalize Marijuana

Last week, the Pennsylvania NAACP endorsed a pending marijuana legalization bill. And on the 4th of July, the civil rights group stepped up that support, holding a press conference...
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July 8, 2013
07/08/2013
Who Doesn’t Want Marijuana Legal? Cops and Cartels

Who Doesn’t Want Marijuana Legal? Cops and Cartels

In an article on the Star Press, Larry Riley examines the strange bedfellows opposed to marijuana legalization. Both the drug war crusaders of law enforcement and their...
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July 8, 2013
07/08/2013
Allowed: Cop to Lobby for Marijuana Legalization

Allowed: Cop to Lobby for Marijuana Legalization

In St. Louis, Missouri Sgt. Gary Wiegert has been given permission by his chief of police to become an official lobbyist in the state to legalize marijuana...
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July 8, 2013
07/08/2013
Judge Stays Seizure of Medical Marijuana Club

Judge Stays Seizure of Medical Marijuana Club

A federal judge granted Oakland’s request to stay federal forfeiture proceedings against a medical marijuana club while it defends its standing on appeal. The city’s claim that...
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July 6, 2013
07/06/2013
“Starbucks of Marijuana” Entrepreneur Jamen Shively Coming to San Francisco Monday

“Starbucks of Marijuana” Entrepreneur Jamen Shively Coming to San Francisco Monday

Jamen Shively, a former Microsoft engineer and creator of the Diego Pellicier ‘premium’ marijuana retail brand, is scheduled to speak Monday at noon at San Francisco’s Sir Francis Drake...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
Piece of the Week | Butterfly Pipes, Bongs and Paraphernalia

Piece of the Week | Butterfly Pipes, Bongs and Paraphernalia

This week I was inspired by my 2 year old running around in the backyard chasing butterflies. So what kind of butterfly pipes, bongs and other accessories...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
Prospero’s Grow Week 15: Final Thoughts on Growing Your Own Marijuana

Prospero’s Grow Week 15: Final Thoughts on Growing Your Own Marijuana

It’s very surreal to sit here and write the final post in this series for Weedist while two large containers full of marijuana I grew myself sit...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
Stoner Humor: Colorado 2013 Post Amendment 64

Stoner Humor: Colorado 2013 Post Amendment 64

A joke that came to me this morning after a friend stopped by and realized he needed to leave because of the following situation: Question: What is...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
Washington State Ditches Marijuana Logo

Washington State Ditches Marijuana Logo

It seems Washington’s marijuana logo was not very well-received, the Liquor Control Board announced that it is trashing the logo and will work on a replacement. Sharon...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
Illinois MMJ Bill About to Become Law – Police Chief Scared

Illinois MMJ Bill About to Become Law – Police Chief Scared

The Illinois MMJ bill is about to become law, and Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel is terrified. He is terrified of patients driving: “Their reactions are slow. It...
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July 5, 2013
07/05/2013
July San Diego Americans for Safe Access Meeting

July San Diego Americans for Safe Access Meeting

Join patients, advocates, scientists, and concerned citizens on Tuesday, July 9th from 7pm – 9pm at Giovanni’s Restaurant, located at 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92123, for the July San...
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July 4, 2013
07/04/2013
My Favorite Strains: Frog

My Favorite Strains: Frog

Diablo Snaps… Frog Strain:                   Frog Dominant:           Hybrid Co-operative:    Kured Collective Seattle, WA kuredseattle.com Rig: Hops Jagito Micro 14mm direct injection- inline percolator B2 Glassworks signed...
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July 4, 2013
07/04/2013
Great TV While High: The Tick: The Animated Series

Great TV While High: The Tick: The Animated Series

The Tick: The Animated Series will always have a special place in my (high TV) heart. Originally airing from 1994-1997, these were the days of that first post-college...
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July 4, 2013
07/04/2013
Study: Cannabinoid (CBD) Reduces Cigarette Consumption

Study: Cannabinoid (CBD) Reduces Cigarette Consumption

The inhalation of the non-psychoactive cannabinoid CBD (cannabidiol) significantly mitigates tobacco smokers’ desire for cigarettes, according to clinical trial data published online in the journal Addictive Behaviors. Investigators at...
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July 4, 2013
07/04/2013
Medical Marijuana Update (2013.07.02)

Medical Marijuana Update (2013.07.02)

At least the DEA didn’t raid anybody this week, but some Michigan cops did. That and more in this week’s update. Let’s get to it: Arizona On...
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July 4, 2013
07/04/2013
This Week’s Corrupt Cops Stories (2013.07.02)

This Week’s Corrupt Cops Stories (2013.07.02)

Thuggery in Philly, protecting drug shipments in Houston and Detroit, sticky fingers in Los Angeles, and that’s not all. Let’s get to it: In Philadelphia, five undercover narcotics...
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July 3, 2013
07/03/2013
Great Artwork While High: Jerry Uelsmann

Great Artwork While High: Jerry Uelsmann

This installment of great artwork to experience whilst high highlights one of my favorite photographers of the modern era, Jerry Uelsmann. A word of caution: looking at...
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July 3, 2013
07/03/2013
Investing in the Cannabis Industry: Risky Business

Investing in the Cannabis Industry: Risky Business

There’s no doubt about it, the green rush is here. And Americans of all backgrounds want in on the action. For those unable or uninterested in launching...
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July 3, 2013
07/03/2013
MA Medical Marijuana Dispensers Association Offers Financing

MA Medical Marijuana Dispensers Association Offers Financing

In response to Massachusetts regulations requiring medical marijuana dispensary owners to pay over $30,000 in application fees and have over $500,000 in assets, the Massachusetts Medical Marijuana...
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