Where Do Hillary Clinton And Bernie Sanders Stand On Cannabis Use?


By Christopher Harress, International Business Timeson February 27, 2016  This article was published originally on Cannabis Culture   As Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton prepare for Super Tuesday, marijuana legislation has hit the headlines again.The Vermont Senate approved a bill Thursday that would allow people

State Legislatures Take Action on Marijuana


Original Source : Marjiuana.com By Tom Angellon February 26, 2016Law & Politics, Uncategorized While most marijuana policy reform victories to date have been achieved at the ballot box via voter initiatives, lawmakers are increasingly taking action to change cannabis laws. Here are a few key upcoming state legislative developments to

Get a whiff of this: Vermont police dogs won’t be trained to sniff out pot

A worker at the A Kinder Caregiver grow facility, holds the finished buds of marijuana plants in Bozeman, Mont., Feb. 8, 2011. The Montana state legislature is considering repealing its medical marijuana statute, which opponents argue is promoting recreational use and crime. (Mike Albans/The New York Times)

 This article was published on TheCannabis.co Colorado K-9 officer Atlas sits on top of 30 pounds of marijuana he sniffed out as part of a Douglas County Sheriff’s Officer operation. (Douglas County Sheriff’s Office) Assuming the Green Mountain State will legalize marijuana, the police academy is no longer training its

Dank Bernie Sanders Memes


Bernie Sanders’ fight for a progressive economic agenda that creates jobs, raises wages, protects the environment and provides health care for all is giving hope not just to America but to the world, and making him a favorite amongst the current presidential hopefuls for people who want social change.           Share

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Federal Bill Would Prevent College Kids With Drug Convictions From Losing Financial Aid


A group of bipartisan lawmakers emerged this week with a piece of legislation intended to repeal the law that has crippled so many students from furthering their education because a drug offense disqualified them from financial aid.

Historic Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances In Vermont

The Green Mountain State is on a path to be the first in the nation to legalize weed through the legislative process. A bill that would legalize marijuana and allow for regulated marijuana commerce is advancing. Senate Bill 137 passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee on a 4-1 vote. The bill allows for marijuana to be sold in stores, but bans home cultivation. Only licensed commercial grows in safe, secure locations will be allowed.…

Will Vermont Be The Next State to Fully Legalize Marijuana?


Nanette PorterJanuary 27, 2016 Original Source: MedicalJane.com MONTPELIER, VT — Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin and the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, have announced legislation “to cautiously and deliberately” legalize cannabis for adult-use in Vermont. The proposed bill would remove the civil penalties for possession of an ounce or less of