'My friends call me Ray, cause I keep shinning ;)
What’s not to love? Atlanta chick always down to blaze a fattyyy. I am currently a student and plan to get a business or pharmaceutical degree in hopes of opening my own dispensary one day. LEGALIZE!'
'"10 Rules" will help the both the entirely innocent and those guilty of nothing more of possessing drugs in violation of our contemptible drug laws reduce the harm of their run-ins with police. Not that it encourages the violation of any laws -- it doesn't -- but it does clearly, concisely, and effectively explain what people can do to exercise their constitutional rights while keeping their cool, in the process protecting themselves from police who may not have their best interests in mind.'
'FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The operator of Fresno marijuana dispensary is pledging to continue selling marijuana even after a being found guilty of violating a court order banning him from selling the drug.'
'PHOENIX - Arizona workers who use medical marijuana - should voters approve use of the drug in November - won't have to worry about being fired for testing positive at work.'
'Overall: A very delicious and potent strain that always made me want to smoke more of it. I just loved this strain so much, it brings tears of joy to my eyes just remembering it. One of the tastiest strains I have ever had.'
The song sucks, but hopefully you learn something.
'A day after acknowledging he failed a drug test for cocaine last year, Texas manager Ron Washington admits he used marijuana and amphetamines while he was a player.'
'His beef: Mr. Edson is in the vanguard of an aggressive movement to make pot respectable —but decades of stoner culture keep dragging him down.'
'I read a great article today that highlights the process behind confiscated marijuana (see link). Although it is a sad story to read about, it also answered a lot of questions that people have. I vividly remember when I was a teenager, watching a news broadcast of the cops burning huge piles of confiscated weed, and thinking ‘I wish I was the guy standing next to that pile.’'
'One was a 52-year-old white grandmother; the other was a 43-year-old black man. Both allegedly confronted home-invading officers with weapons; both were shot to death. No police officers were injured.'
'The following speech was given by NORML’s Deputy Director before nearly 500 attendees on Saturday, March 13, at the opening plenary of Students for Sensible Drug Policy’s 11th International Conference, at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. To read full coverage of the conference, please see DRCNet’s report here.'
'A New Jersey man with multiple sclerosis was sentenced Friday to five years in prison for growing marijuana -- which he said was for medicinal purposes -- in his back yard.'
We can all breathe easier now, this animal is off the streets!
My favorite actor of all time...even before this.
'A search of the semi revealed about 580 pounds of marijuana hidden inside the truck's sleeping area. Authorities say the drug had an estimated street value of $464,000.'
'The City Council of Boulder, CO voted unanimously yesterday to keep temporary regulations on dispensaries in place thru July 7th.'
'Five teens on a spring break road trip to Corpus Christie were caught smoking pot in a sheriff's department parking lot Friday night in Roswell, New Mexico.'
'AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) ― A legislative committee trying to implement Maine's new medical marijuana law has agreed on a plan that allows up to eight medical marijuana dispensaries across the state.'
'WAILUKU — Hawai'i could see an increase in crime and other economic fallout if it legalizes medical marijuana dispensaries and softens medical marijuana laws, two Los Angeles police officers told the Hawaii Medical Marijuana Summit.'
Wow, our movement must be in trouble if people as credible as Los Angeles Police Officers are speaking out against us...
'Overall: I would be lucky if I had access to this grower’s Purple Kush all of the time. It’s a winner!
A lot people might pass this one up because it is not as dense as most of the bud we are used to seeing these days, but they would be in error because it is really stoney and tasty. It is exceptionally well grown, flushed, and cured weed.
I happen to have a little inside info on this crop and believe it or not it was grown under a 400 watt light. Amazing huh? You can have high quality nuggets without a one million dollar a month power bill! –SantaCruzMts'
'For Brian McGacken of Farmingdale, New Jersey, an evening of loud sex resulted in a 10-year prison sentence for growing marijuana.'
'ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta Police have seized more than 700 marijuana plants in various stages of growth, more than 6 lbs of cultivated marijuana and several packages of hashish all valued at $1.2 million.'
'Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger may be the only one who can help Craig X with a pardon - CALL the Gov's office at (916-445-2841 ext. 6) and tell them you support Craig X Rubin!'
'A Santa Rosa, California man was arrested twice Wednesday night -- first when he was pulled over for expired registration and police found marijuana and $55,000 in the car, and later when he bailed out of jail and came home to find a squad of detectives raiding his house, where they seized pot plants, a stolen handgun and "other evidence," according to police.'
'The U.S. Postal Service is the most popular way to ship pot. Last year, inspectors seized more than 40,000 pounds, an increase of 180% from 2008. Over 3,600 packages were confiscated and 1,278 were people busted for mailing marijuana.'
'VERONA -- Workers at a Virginia company that makes blades and cutting tools were surprised Tuesday to receive a shipment of 1,840 pounds of marijuana with a street value of $2 million.'
'Brynn says, "Marijuana helps me if I'm depressed better than any pill I have ever been prescribed and the only side effect is munchies, so you really can't go wrong. It's gotten me through some hard times."'
'These days, Shuman lives two distinctly different lives. In Southern California, she is the executive director of the Beverly Hills chapter of the National Organization for Reform of Marijuana Laws - and a raw-voiced speaker who railed against Los Angeles' crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries "as someone who is going to die."'
'The first annual HIGH TIMES Medical Cannabis Cup in San Francisco will include prizes for the best and most medicinal cannabis, hashish and edibles from Californias legal medical marijuana dispensaries.'
'NASHVILLE, TENN. — Tennessee's head Medical Examiner Dr. Bruce Levy was arrested in Mississippi and charged with felony marijuana possession after investigators found a package of pot with his name on it and more of the drug at his hotel room, authorities said Wednesday.'
'Does marijuana really affect your ability to drive safely? An Orange County, California attorney says there's evidence to show it doesn't -- and testing for the presence of marijuana doesn't measure impairment, anyway.'
'A Wal-Mart spokesperson has told Fox News that the company is no longer challenging Casias’s eligibility for unemployment, reversing the despicable stance it took before news of the firing made national headlines.'
'OTTAWA — Marijuana is the illegal drug of choice in the Canadian Forces, according to the first random tests of the entire military.'
'If anyone needs to know what is happening in his trial, currently unfolding in a San Diego court room, the 29-year-old Naval veteran is ready with video, text and whatever relevant web links you may need.'
'As NORML's "Money Can Grow on Trees" ad began lighting up Times Square today, a 15% increase in New York City pot arrests was announced at a high noon press conference and rally at City Hall featuring NORML's Allen St. Pierre, Dr. Harry Levine, Dr. Julie Holland, Dana Beal and Doug Greene.'
'It was less than one year ago when acting U.S. DEA administrator Michelle Leonhart publicly declared that the escalating violence on the U.S./Mexico border should be viewed as a sign of the “success” of America’s drug war strategies.'
'SEATTLE — A shooting and a beating death linked to medical marijuana have prompted new calls by law enforcement officials and marijuana advocates for Washington State to change how it regulates the drug and protects those who grow and use it.'
'Medical Marijuana Inc (PINKSHEETS: MJNA) is pleased to announce that Stuart W. Titus, PhD has been selected to head the Medical Marijuana Inc Search Committee to formulate a full-scale Medical Products Division. This Division's focus is to research and develop the medicinal, health and wellness benefits of a variety of cannabis-based products.'
'Police say Larry Long smoked marijuana at his work Sunday night before going home. Once he got back to his house, Long and the child's mother, Brandy Hatton, drank about a fifth of whiskey.'
Are you kidding me? Him and his wife drink A FIFTH OF WHISKEY, and the article calls him STONED? Well, I know whiskey always gets me STONED off my ass!
Later in the article this dude says he thinks his weed was laced...yeah, with WHISKEY!
'Overall: This is some of my favorite bud, as well. I can smoke this all day, bring it to parties and still feel like talking to people and whenever it get passed around at the show, I hear a “f*@K yeah, that’s the flavor of real weed” haha.'
'Behold the awesome power of weed! When Mary Jo Hein saw Jesus Christ on a brick of hash, she nearly fainted. No, not because of her medical condition, she suffers with MS, but because she felt she had been graced by the touch of God.'
'A new study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration shows that more 12-year-olds in the U.S are getting high by sniffing inhalants than by smoking marijuana. Easy to obtain products like glue, air fresheners, computer cleaners, and nail polish are the most popular choice of inhalants but some kids will even resort to huffing freeon from air conditioners.'
'Lawmakers around the country are debating a record number of marijuana law reform bills in 2010. NORML’s Weekly Legislative Round Up is your one-stop guide to pending marijuana law reform legislation around the country, along with tips for influencing the policies of your state.'
'Overall: Lived up to all of my expectations at first toke. It was recommended to me by the nice lady at the Kind Room who said that they just got it in and it’s been pretty popular. It seemed to be the best looking bud out of all of the strains they had in stock so I couldn’t resist picking up an 8th. A friend of mine also picked up a gram of it.
This is easily a new favorite for me and I hardly think that this won’t be in my piece again. Don’t pass on it. –DenverNugs'
'At the root of the dispute: Can Oregon's 26,000 registered medical marijuana users carry the drug with them wherever they go? '
'A King County, Washington resident has legally changed his name to "Fuck The Drug War."'
'I know it’s not the outcome that many of you were hoping for but here is a video update on what happened between me and the U.S. Border Patrol in January.'
'The national Marijuana Policy Project contacted Joseph Casias after learning about his story on WZZM 13. Casias is 29 years old and survived sinus cancer. He also suffers from an inoperable brain tumor. He has legal permission through the State of Michigan to use medical marijuana to help him cope with pain.'
'According to U.S. government officials, more marijuana is now being shipped through the U.S. Mail than in recent memory. The U.S. Postal Inspection Service, whose seizures of marijuana parcels have increased by more than 400 percent since 2007, says increased seizures almost always indicate a much larger crop being shipped.'
'What if Wal-Mart were to invest a portion of it's funds, purchase a large amount of land in the United States, and employ people to grow and manufacture hemp products to sell in their stores? How much of an impact could that have on the United States?'
'Empire State NORML and noted speakers come downtown for a press conference concerned about social and property damage associated with St. Patrick’s Day Calling for marijuana to be recognized as a safer alternative to alcohol.'
'Overall: Great bud! I first bought an eighth, but after hitting the bubbler a few times I had to go back, so I went and got a half O. Which half of it was one HUGE bud.
'Members of Parliament from the Liberal, New Democratic, and Conservative Parties of Canada presented petitions today to the House of Commons with over 12,000 signatures asking the Minister of Justice to stop the extradition of marijuana activist Marc Emery.'
'LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Former candidate for mayor and founder of ProfitfromPot(.com), Pastor Craig Rubin, was arrested at temple on October 22, 2009 for a second time in what was a “politically motivated” police action. The District Attorney’s office had been pushing to put Pastor Rubin behind bars for years now, claims Rubin. Months later DA Cooley has decided to drop all charges because Rubin is going to jail anyway — unless he can get the public’s help.'
'Police seized more than 1,200 lbs of marijuana worth about $8 million dollars from the shop in the 1500 block of West 46th St.'
L.A. Marijuana Dispensaries Fall Short in Referendum Signature Drive, But Say They'll Seek Extension
'A group of Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensaries that hoped to persuade voters to reject the city's new ordinance has failed to collect enough signatures to force a referendum.'
'To the surprise of virtually no one who has been following public opinion polls for the past 18 months, the call to “legalize the medicinal and recreational use of marijuana” placed #1 in the 2010 Change.org online vote for the “Top 10 Ideas for Change in America.”'
'If you are one of the unfortunate souls (like myself) who wasn’t blessed to be born in one of the states where medical marijuana has been available for a long time, this post is for you.'
'A Washington medical marijuana patient has died after being attacked by robbers who were after his pot crop. When local police were called to the scene, rather than investigating the assault, they started questioning mortally injured Michael Shane Howard about how many plants he had.'
'Like there’s a ton of green to be made and clipped in the marijuana industry. And, the best thing about it is that it’s all completely tax-free! And tax free money, shit anything free really, falls in the same category as Black Sabbath, Oreos and bong hits…as Stuff Stoners Like!'
'Comments: This company makes several variations of simple and effective tubes, with extraordinary craftsmanship – as well as more complex setups now. Whenever anyone checks this tube out they remark on how thick and heavy it is, and how the joint appears to be unbreakable. It’s the thickest joint you’ll see on any glass on glass tube anywhere, that’s for sure.'
'student/aspiring model/musician i hate drama but that doesnt stop me from loving to have a good time and i LOVE getting stoned!'
From now on, whenever I feel like it, I'm going to post the profile of a Miss High Times Hopeful. She will be picked at random. Should be good for traffic lol.
'This is weeks interview is with Ross Martowski, Executive Director of the NORML chapter at Central Connecticut State University.'
This is it, November 2010. Go CA!
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'Seeking to overturn the city's medical marijuana ordinance even before it takes effect, a loose-knit coalition of Los Angeles collectives is quietly gathering signatures to force a referendum on the law.'
'Dr. Drew would keel over at the notion, but a study published March 5 in the Harm Reduction Journal suggests that it’s okay smoke weed while trying to ween yourself off other drugs.'
'Unfortunately, the federal government did not recognize Californias medical marijuana laws, and soon the U.S. Attorneys office arrested Sanderson and Wiegand, charging them for growing the plants in violation of federal law. During the ensuing turmoil, the couples baby son, Jaime, was placed with Child Protective Services. Jeffre and Alice temporarily reclaimed Jaime after being bailed out; soon after they also gave birth to a second son, Jahson. But the following year, when Jeffre was again arrested for cultivating a new crop of marijuana, both children were taken from the couple in October 2007 and placed in CPS. In November, a federal judge ruled against Jeffre, and the couple was forced to make a plea deal in which they forfeited their home and farm. Jeffre pled guilty to cultivating less than 80 kilograms of marijuana. Alice pled guilty to conspiracy to cultivate.'
'OLYMPIA — Gov. Christine Gregoire is expected to sign a bill that will give more health care professionals the authority to recommend medical marijuana to qualified users in the state.'
'The Rhode Island Department of Health has made public a list of the 355 doctors who have signed applications for their patients to use marijuana for medicinal purposes.'
'Yet a little patience and restraint would result in a much more potent marijuana plant. Sometimes as little as seven days can be the difference from amazing weed and terrible toke.'
'WalMart pulled a major bonehead move this week when it sacked a cancer patient -- a former Associate of the Year -- for following his doctor's advice and using medical marijuana, which is perfectly legal in Michigan. As a direct result, medical marijuana advocates are now organizing a nationwide boycott of the retail giant.'