Legalise ganja to treat HIV, cancer, doctors tell gov’t

BY NADINE WILSON   DIRECTOR of the Caribbean Drug and Alcohol Research Institute Dr Marcus Day believes the time has come for regional governments to legalise marijuana to counteract the spread of HIV. “I think we should regulate cannabis (marijuana) use the same way we regulate alcohol use, the same way they are talking about […]

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Teen Marijuana Use May Show No Effect On Brain Tissue, Unlike Alcohol, Study Finds

Kathleen Miles   A teen who consumes alcohol is likely to have reduced brain tissue health, but a teen who uses marijuana is not, according to a new study. Researchers scanned the brains of 92 adolescents, ages 16 to 20, before and after an 18-month period. During that year and a half, half of the […]

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Free Eddy Lepp!

  From the Desk of Ms. Heidi Grossman HeidiG311@Gmail.com December 20th, 2012 Re: Charles Edward “Eddy” Lepp, Inmate #90157-011 ~ Case# CR 04-317 WHA Dear 420 Community Members: My name is Heidi Grossman and I am writing on behalf of Charles Edward “Eddy” Lepp. If you don t know who Eddy is I highly encourage […]

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Houses.com Finds Increased Interest in Marijuana Lenient States

MIAMI, FL — As the dust settles in the weeks following the Presidential Election, Americans are returning to life as usual. Gone are the political ads, debates and polls and most citizens are thankful to that end. However, the leading real estate website, Houses.com is detecting a small yet increasing trend under current in the […]

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Feds settles with Montana medical marijuana provider

by MTN News MISSOULA – Montana medical marijuana provider Chris Williams has reached a settlement with prosecutors. Under the terms of the highly unusual, post-conviction compromise, the second of its kind offered to Williams – six of the charges will be dismissed, in exchange for Williams withdrawing his pending motions for acquittal and a new trial. […]

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Newark Mayor Corey Booker On Medical Marijuana: ‘I Want To Go Beyond That’ (VIDEO)

By John Stephens   Newark Mayor Corey Booker said last Monday that he supports medical marijuana in New Jersey and that he wants to “go beyond that,” and move toward a complete overhaul of state and federal drug policy. Booker’s comments came during an appearance on HuffPost Live in which he discussed his political future, including […]

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Marijuana May Be The Next Big Growth Sector In The U.S. Stock Market

We’ve all seen in the news US states such as Colorado legalizing and making marijuana smoking legal. Public support for further legalization is building. There is also talk thatmore states could soon legalize. Since this is a new growth industry, we can only speculate in what direction it will grow. But what’s clear, plans to keep Marijuana […]

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Free Industrial Hemp Education Event In Missouri

Posted by Johnny Green   I came across the following event in Joplin, Missouri. If you are in the area, you should attend: Joplin, MO – The Ridge International Cannabis (Manitoba, Canada) & Crane Home Energy Consulting (Joplin, MO) invites you to a free Industrial Hemp Education Event at The Hive 506 S. Main St. Joplin […]

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Holy Crap hemp breakfast cereal rockets to the International Space Station on December 19

Holy Crap cereal was one of 12 Canadian foods that won the Canadian Space Agency Snacks in Space contest. The cereal will be on Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s menu at the International Space Station during his mission departing December 19, 2012. “We’re thrilled that Riley, a Grade Four Abbotsford, BC student suggested our Holy Crap cereal be sent […]

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