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Another No Knock Narcotics Raid Leaves Unarmed Young Man Dead
Society & Culture  (tags: Derek Cruice, marijuana, narcotics, shot in face, Deltona, Florida )

- 353 days ago -
Derek Cruice was a kind and loving young man who was murdered in cold blood by state agents because he allegedly sold a marijuana plant that is legal in five states. Started awake in his shorts only he was shot within seconds in the face by the police.
The Great Mellowing
Society & Culture  (tags: Willie Nelson, marijuana, legalize, Willie‚Äôs Reserve )

- 430 days ago -
The idea of legalizing marijuana whether 4 medical or recreation reasons is more popular than ever. The majority of rational people have concluded that the plant is not a menace to society but can actually do good. Has been Willies argument for 50+ years
The Times They Are a Changing Man Serving Life Without Parole for Marijuana to Be Released
Society & Culture  (tags: Jeff Mizanskey, media, life without parole, marijuana, release, parole hearing, petition )

- 435 days ago -
Recent developments in Jeffs story began when a petition his son started went Viral. The movement to secure Jeffs release utilized news outlets, billboards, and social media to bring public awareness to his case. Petition got 400,000 names
Marijuana Becomes Legal in Washington, DC at Midnight
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington D.C., marijuana, legal, society, culture, government, interesting, news, rights, law, politics )

- 603 days ago -
At midnight, it becomes legal to possess, grow, and consume small amounts of marijuana in the nation's capital. An initiative passed with the support of 70% of DC voters goes into effect.
Washington State Threatens to Shutdown Dozens of Marijuana Dispensaries
Society & Culture  (tags: marijuana, WAshington State, taxes, taxes lost, law, government, americans, culture, society, politics )

- 753 days ago -
Since opening dispensary locations in July, the state has collected $3.5 million in taxes
Will American Pot Farmers Put the Cartels Out of Business?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, education, freedoms, government, law, media, marijuana, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

- 893 days ago -
For the first time ever, many of the farmers who supply Mexican drug cartels have stopped planting marijuana, reports the Washington Post.
Marijuana Vending Machines May Make It a Snap to Get Mile High in Colorado
Society & Culture  (tags: marijuana, hash brownies, culture, society, law )

- 918 days ago -
They'll dispense weed edibles, such as pot brownies, at the push of a button.
With Support For Marijuana, Concern Over Driving High Grows
Society & Culture  (tags: marijuana, politics, driving, safety, society, politics, news )

- 970 days ago -
A majority of Americans now say they support full legalization, and the trend is spreading: Legal weed is coming soon to Washington state.
Ann Coulter: Obama Acts Like He's From Kenya -- and Weed Is a 'Legal Retard Pill' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, marijuana, marijuana legalization, Ann Coulter, society, culture, government, rights, ethics, dishonesty, women )

- 982 days ago -
President Barack Obama may not be a covert anti-colonialist "Manchurian candidate" from Kenya, but he sure does act like it, according to conservative author Ann Coulter.
Will E-Cigarettes Help Big Tobacco Become Big Marijuana, Too?
Society & Culture  (tags: e-cigarettes, marijuana, Big Tobacco, society, news, interesting )

- 988 days ago -
One e-cigarette entrepreneur who declined to be named told Quartz that use of e-cigarettes for marijuana is an open secret in the industry, and that tobacco companies are eager to capitalize on the trend.
Weed Island: Is Washington's Vashon the Proving Ground for Legal, Local Pot?
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington State, marijuana, agriculture, society, news, interesting )

- 1084 days ago -
As Wash. State moves to allow the sales of recreational marijuana, Vashon is facing some big changes. Since the passage of ballot measure I-502 last November, Washington is following Colorado as the second state to allow pot sales without a medical card.
New Billboard: Marijuana Safer Than Alcohol - Think Before You Drink
Society & Culture  (tags: Marijuana, Alcohol, Health Risks, Portland, Oregon, Billboardshealth, media, safety )

- 1298 days ago -
The organization said the goal of the billboard is to highlight the "relative safety" of marijuana compared to alcohol, while also making a statement to the people who will be drinking at upcoming beer and wine festivals.
Will the Feds Come After Legal Pot in Washington and Colorado?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, Marijuana, politics, rights, society )

- 1413 days ago -
Since it became clear last month that recreational marijuana initiatives would pass in Colorado and Washington, the big question has been: Will the Feds come after these states?
Why Election Day Marks the Beginning of the End of Marijuana Prohibition
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, ethics, marijuana, rights, society, politics, government, freedoms, GoodNews )

- 1446 days ago -
With just days to go before Election Day, voters in two states - Colorado and Washington - are poised to make history.
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, marijuana, humans, freedoms, society, culture )

- 1831 days ago -
Marijuana, Inc. was just approved to change their stock symbol from PCIO to HEMP. This news is suppose to be the first of many announcements from Colorado-based company over the next few days including the launch of cannabis service...

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