Huge Show Will Bring Truth About Med Marijuana To Florida Seniors

Photo by Lance Draizin   By Steve Elliott, Toke of the Town If you plan to come to the big Silver Tour Show on Jan. 29th at Temple Shaarei Shalom in Boynton Beach, Please call and tell them how many seats you need. The room holds 500, but the show is going virile. Reservations are […]

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Cypress Hill Smokeout Festival 2012 Announces Lineup Featuring Sublime with Rome, Korn, Wiz Khalifa, Cypress Hill, The Dirty Heads, and Café Tacuba

By Carey Uhl   Lovers of weed and weed-inspired musicians ought to prepare themselves for the Cypress Hill Smokeout Festival 2012.  Come March 3 at NOS Events Center in Southern California, twenty artists will take two separate stages in celebration of music, and, well, marijuana. Last year, Incubus frontman Brandon Boyd expressed his surprise that […]

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Tooth Soap introduces hemp-based product

By DrBicuspid Staff   Tooth Soap has expanded its line of organic and nontoxic products with Tooth Soap Peppermint and Hemp Whip. Hemp oil contains properties that are beneficial to the body, according to the company. “Clearly, the Tooth Soap line of green oral care products would not be complete without one formulation that included […]

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Vets confounded by dueling medical marijuana rules

Written by Christopher Cadelago   For two years, John Riccio worried that smoking marijuana to relieve his chronic back and shoulder pain would get him in trouble with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Then the department last year began allowing former service members to use medical marijuana — in states that have laws permitting it […]

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Deputies Give Marijuana Back To Dispensary Under Court Order

By Steve Elliott ~alapoet~   Deputies returned two pounds of seized cannabis to a California dispensary on Friday after a court ruled that the marijuana had been improperly confiscated. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department confiscated two pounds of marijuana from Common Roots Collective during a shakedown, I mean “inspection, on December 1. But the dispensary’s […]

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Pot measure could bring in millions of dollars

  SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — An independent report finds that a proposed initiative to legalize marijuana in California could bring in hundreds of millions of dollars annually. Researchers at the Legislative Analysts Office predict the California Cannabis, Hemp and Health Initiative 2012 would boost sales tax revenue for state and local governments. The LAO says […]

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B.C. Medical Health Officers Join Call To Legalize Pot

  B.C.’s medical health officers are joining a powerful coalition of health, academic and justice experts calling for an overhaul of Canada’s anti-drug policies.   In a written statement, the Health Officers’ Council of B.C. says it has unanimously passed a resolution to support Stop the Violence BC. The council includes all medical health officers […]

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It Turns Out That Smoking Marijuana May Actually Make You A Safer Driver

Travis Okulski   An amazing study authored by professors D. Mark Anderson (University of Montana) and Daniel Rees (University of Colorado) shows that traffic deaths have been reduced in states where medical marijuana is legalized. According to their findings, the use of medical marijuana has caused traffic related fatalities to fall by nearly nine percent […]

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Jurors Need to Know That They Can Say No

By PAUL BUTLER, former federal prosecutor   IF you are ever on a jury in a marijuana case, I recommend that you vote “not guilty” — even if you think the defendant actually smoked pot, or sold it to another consenting adult. As a juror, you have this power under the Bill of Rights; if […]

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Hemp Crete Technology

By William Connelly   North Carolina is home to Hemp Technologies, a company responsible for building the first modern made hemp home in the United States. David Madera and Greg Flavall co-founded this company with the intention of building ecologically sustainable houses with non-toxic, healthy materials. Hempcrete is their building material, a concrete-like mix of […]

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