|Graphic: Marijuana Policy Project|
A hearing to receive testimony on HB 712, a bill that would make Maryland the 15th state to legalize medical marijuana, will be held on Friday.
|Up In Smoke|
|Graphic: Cannabis Defense Coalition|
|Activists in the Olympia, WA area are encouraged to print these posters and distribute them around town.|
A Seattle-based marijuana advocacy group is trying to learn the identity of the “confidential informant” responsible for the recent arrest of Olympia City Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Joe Hyer on pot charges.
|Photo: Ron Crumpton|
A bill which would increase safe access to medical marijuana by qualifying patients is still alive in the Washington Legislature.
|Mexican Army soldiers stand at attention, desperately trying to keep a “military bearing” as the intoxicating smoke from a buttload of marijuana being burned billows over them in Ciudad Juarez|
High-ranking officials from the United States and Mexico Thursday concluded a conference to reduce the illicit drug trade associated violence that plagues the border between the two nations.
|Photo: Delaware Online|
|Mitch Hedberg: “I used to do drugs. I still do, but I used to, too.”|
|Mayor pro tem Joe Hyer of Olympia, Washington: Did he try to live up to his last name?|
Prosecutors have charged Olympia, Washington’s mayor pro tem, who was arrested last week under suspicion of selling marijuana, with three felonies.
|Photo: Noah Berger/AP|
|Ashley Epis’s dad is going back to federal prison — for growing medical marijuana, which has been legal in California since 1996. “I want everybody to know that my dad is not a criminal,” she said.|
A California man has been taken back into custody after almost six years of freedom to finish the remainder of his 10-year prison sentence for growing medical marijuana.
|Photo: Portage County Jail|
|Robert Batsch: Another victim of the war on pot|
Police said a 55-year-old man killed himself Tuesday after he and his wife were charged with child endangering in connection with growing marijuana.