The Senate Should Expand Veterans’ Access to Medical Cannabis Immediately

This Wednesday, July 12th, members of the Senate Appropriations Committee will convene to discuss the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations bill. This legislative debate provides lawmakers with the opportunity to expand much needed medical marijuana access to our nation’s veterans. Presently, V.A. doctors in states where cannabis…

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John Mayer gives up alcohol for cannabis, says “drinking is a fucking con”

by Amanda Siebert John Mayer has some choice words for alcohol. In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, the guitarist and singer-songwriter didn’t hold back when he was asked to clarify a comment he’d made during an earlier interview with the New York Times, when he said he was “entering cannabis life”. “I put [cannabis]…

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Cannabis laws and guidelines are driving us to drink 

According to Dana Larsen, one of the country’s most vocal marijuana-legalization activist, there appears to be a double standard. Canada’s health and addiction organizations have released new guidelines for cannabis users. Unfortunately their advice is biased against cannabis, and will promote heavier use of the more dangerous drug alcohol. Canada’s…

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Mexico Legalizes MMJ

By Lisa Rough A decree issued by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto today confirmed that Mexico has legalized cannabis for medicinal use after overwhelming support from Mexico’s Lower House of Congress. First reported by Jon Hiltz at Marijuana.com, the decree arrived after months of speculation. Peña Nieto was once a vehement opponent…

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