|Graphic: Jim Wheeler|
A California man who is a medical marijuana patient is demanding punitive damages against Berkeley police officers, saying they ran him over with a bicycle, knocked him down, and stomped him because he was smoking a joint during a Mardi Gras parade.
|Legalization is gaining momentum in the Pacific Northwest — and the promise of big tax money is proving hard to resist for some legislators.|
The Washington Senate Friday passed a bill that adds physician assistants, nurse practitioners and naturopaths as health care professionals who can authorize medical marijuana. Physicians can already authorize cannabis use for medical purposes in Washington.
It was inevitable: When the Baby Boomers hit middle age, they brought along their buds and bongs. Americans over age 50 are using marijuana in record numbers, according to new survey data.
A bill has been introduced in the Kansas Legislature to legalize marijuana for medical use.
|Photo: Stefan Rousseau/AP|
|British Home Secretary Alan Johnson holds two prototype pint glasses designed not to break up into dangerous shards on impact. The British government wants pubs to try out the shatterproof glasses to cut back on alcohol-related violence.|
From time to time, we as marijuana users may find it instructive to look across the aisle, as it were, at our alcohol-imbibing brethren.
|Nice speeches… But same old Drug War.|
|Rick Morse says he will fight for what he believes is right until officers take him away in handcuffs|
An arrest warrant has been issued for the owner of a Fresno, California medical marijuana dispensary.
|Photo: Ohio State Highway Patrol|
|Officer, may I please roll around in the evidence?|
State Troopers in Lorain County, Ohio seized 90 pounds of marijuana “valued at more than $200,000” after a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.
|An 18-year-old student is arrested for marijuana. Scenes like this could become a part of the past in Rhode Island.|
A bill to decriminalize the possession of less than an ounce of marijuana was introduced in the Rhode Island House of Representatives on Tuesday.