Oklahoma Voters Legalize Medical Marijüana

Voters in Oklahoma on Tuesday elected to legalize medical marijuana, which makes the state the 30th to allow the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes. Oklahoma State Question 788 allows individuals 18 and older to obtain a medical marijuana license with a board-certified physician’s signature….

YEP: Canada’s House Votes to Legalize Marijuana

–Canada’s House of Commons votes to legalize marijuana, sending the amended bill back to their Senate, with a different trajectory in the United States as Donald Trump’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to crack down on states that have legalized marijuana http://thehill.com/policy/international/392846-canadas-house-of-commons-votes-to-legalize-marijuana -Become a Member:…

Canada poised to legalize marijuana by the end of the week

Canada is set to become the first G20 country to legalize marijuana in a piece of sweeping legislation that could see weed legal by the weekend. During the 2015 election, Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party promised to introduce a vote on legalization. Now, after years of…

Cynthia Nixon is already winning

A year ago, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said he was opposed to recreational marijuana, calling it a “gateway drug.” Last month, he was singing a different tune. “You have states that have legalized it now,” he said. “It is no longer a question…

Anti-marijuana group says it’s working with the DEA to sabotage medical pot

Federal officials are getting dragged into a state-level fight over medical marijuana, after opponents of a ballot initiative to legalize the idea in Utah claimed that the Drug Enforcement Agency supports their efforts. The group, Drug Safe Utah, is a registered political organization fronting for…

Synthetic Maríjuana Contaminated With Rat Poíson Is Kíllíng People

A woman in her 30s died in Illinois as a result of smoking synthetic marijuana, the state’s public health department announced on Tuesday. The death is the fourth reported in Illinois since March 7. More than 150 people in the state have reported health problems…

Seattle moves to vacate all misdemeanor marijuana convictions in the city

Twenty years worth of misdemeanor marijuana convictions in the city of Seattle could be wiped out. According to a statement from Mayor Jenny Durkan, the city has filed a motion in municipal court to vacate all misdemeanor marijuana convictions in the city, which would affect…

Schumer announces new legislation aimed at decriminalizing marijuana

The list of politicians voicing support for decriminalizing marijuana has a new addition: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). In an interview with VICE News on Thursday, Schumer said that he’d be introducing new legislation that aims to decriminalize marijuana at a federal level — as…

The weed business is now sufficiently corporate for John Boehner

For anyone still hoping to shove the legal marijuana horse back into a “Just Say No” stable, former Speaker of the House John Boehner offered a wake-up call Wednesday. The retired conservative leader is taking a potentially lucrative board seat at Acreage Holdings, a company…

NJ Cops Search Man’s Anus & Genitals for Weed During Traffic Stop

–New Jersey police search a man’s anus and genitals for marijuana during a traffic stop, leading to a lawsuit being filed by the motorist https://www.app.com/story/news/2018/04/03/new-jersey-cops-search-mans-anus-and-genitals-weed-during-traffic-stop/480921002/ -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt…