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Reefer Madness: Medi-Pot Update
State lawmakers change pot rules and more states consider legalizing
"...a new city ordinance that will close hundreds of pot dispensaries – and could send patients back to the..."

June 8, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Vote Pot!
"...marijuana-related ballot questions, from propositions that seek to make pot-law policing the lowest of law enforcement priorities, to a..."

Nov. 7, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

Toke 'Em If You Got 'Em: Pot Prohibition Turns 70 ... and Pot Arrests Keep Adding Up
That’s right, 70 years ago this week, the federal Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 took effect, giving life to the federal pot prohibition we’ve all come to know and love.
"...of 1937 took effect, giving life to the federal pot prohibition we’ve all come to know and love. Man,..."

Oct. 2, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

A 'Third Way' for Pot-Law Reform?
Marijuana Policy Project says 'No' to Kennedy proposal
"...have decided that the legalization, regulation, and taxation of pot for recreational use is a better alternative to pot..."

Jan. 15, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naishtat Files Medi-Pot Bill
Naishtat to Lege: Protect Pot Patients
"...which would create an affirmative defense to prosecution for pot possession by bona fide medi-pot patients. The bill is..."

Feb. 15, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Flo Says "No" to Not-Pot
As promised, Senator files bill to ban synthetic dope
"...bill to ban the manufacture, sale, and possession of not-pot – herbal compounds laced with any of a number..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Supremes Let Stand California Medi-Pot Ruling
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from Garden Grove, Calif., challenging a lower court ruling that a medi-pot patient should get back his seized stash
"...2007 California court ruling that concluded that the state's medi-pot law is not preempted by federal pot prohibition and..."

Dec. 8, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texans Like Pot
Survey results clear: reform is needed
"...are in and the results are clear: Texans favor pot-law reform...."

April 20, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot a Cash Crop in Colorado
Medi-pot license applications net millions
"...get ahead of impending regulation of the state's burgeoning medi-pot industry – putting millions into state coffers...."

Aug. 3, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

L.A. D.A. Will Prosecute Pot Providers
Steve Cooley says selling pot illegal under state's medi-pot law
"...Angeles District Attorney Steve Cooley says he will prosecute medi-pot dispensary owners and employees who he says are violating..."

Nov. 30, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Easing Pot Penalties
U.S. Rep. Barney Frank files two pot-law reform measures
"...D-Mass., has renewed the call for more sensible federal pot policies, filing two bills: one that would ease penalties..."

June 29, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Medi-Pot Moving Along in Minnesota
"...April 17 got one step closer to passing a medi-pot bill that would protect patients from arrest for using..."

April 20, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Judge: Medi-Pot Law Not in Conflict With Federal Prohibition
"...Bernardino and Merced Cos. – arguing that the state’s medi-pot law is trumped by federal anti-pot law, thus exempting..."

Nov. 22, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

No Medi-Pot for the Feds
"...The first federal prosecution of a California medi-pot patient-caregiver in three years began last week in federal..."

Nov. 20, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

Depressed on Pot
Yes, its spring, which means it is time again for the Office of the National Drug Control Policy's annual 'lets-talk-shit-about-pot' report.
"...John Walters, depressed teens are more likely to use pot. Moreover, says Walters, the converse is also true: pot-smoking..."

May 12, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas Governor to Decriminalize Pot!
Perry claims progress … but the facts are not so plain
"...that Washington and Colorado had every right to legalize pot, but also that he's long been a supporter of..."

Jan. 24, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot at the Polls
Things not looking too good for pot-law reform measures
"...It's election day and pot-law reformers are out giving a final push in favor..."

Nov. 2, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Medi-Pot Patient Sues Wal-Mart
Man survives cancer, but not Wal-Mart
"...an inoperable brain tumor after finding out he uses medi-pot, that's how...."

July 12, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Successful and Smoke Pot? Stand Up and Be Counted
The feds say pot smoking and success don't go hand-in-hand. I think the president might disagree....
"...for a laugh or two. Take, for example,their latest don't-do-pot ad campaign, which suggests that pot smoking leads to..."

Nov. 10, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Second Pot Initiative Passes in Denver
"...56% of the vote. In addition to making adult pot possession last in line for enforcement, the measure also..."

Nov. 7, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Denver Cops Told to Back Off Pot During DNC
Denver's pot panel tells cops to leave the stoners along and police real crime during DNC
"...any adult found in possession of small amounts of pot during the Democratic National Convention this week...."

Aug. 25, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

POTUS Candidates on Pot
Reefer on the presidential campaign trail
"...Policy Project reports that 10 of the 18 declared POTUS contenders have come out in favor of ending federal..."

July 17, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot Bigger Than Corn
"...Controlled Substances Act – there were some 67 million pot plants grown in the U.S. in 2006, making pot..."

Dec. 18, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

All Pot, No Leaf
Facebook bans marijuana leaf from advertisements
"...For the record, Facebook doesn't have a problem with pot, or with legalization efforts, but they really don't like..."

Aug. 25, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Medi-Pot Finally Makes it to D.C.
After more than a decade of waiting, city officials give medi-pot the green light
"...years of waiting, Washington, D.C. officials have approved a medi-pot measure overwhelmingly approved by voters in 1998...."

May 12, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Will Medi-Pot Caregiver Go to Prison?
Federal judge wants feds to clarify position on medi-pot raids before sentencing California man
"...Will the Dept. of Justice's new policy on medi-pot effect the fate of California medicinal pot provider Charles..."

March 24, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Medi-Pot Patients Win Again
California judges say medi-pot laws don't conflict with federal pot prohibition
"...law requiring counties to issue identification cards for qualified medi-pot patients does not conflict with federal pot prohibition, codified..."

Aug. 8, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot Decrim Measure Hits Congress
"...aimed at taming the federal law enforcement war on pot...."

April 21, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Press D-1 for Chips; Press D-4 for Pot
California introduces new medi-pot vending machines.
"...“vending machines,” you're correct. As of Jan. 29, California medi-pot patients now have the option of picking out and..."

Jan. 30, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Pot Prohibition Turns 75
And still going strong?
"...October 1 marks the 75th anniversary of U.S. pot prohibition. Will it last another 75 more?..."

Oct. 1, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

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