Nevada to accept med pot applications Aug. 5-18

  People hoping to get into Nevada’s budding medical marijuana business can apply for a state license in August. The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health announced Friday that it will accept applications from Aug. 5 through Aug. 18. Full Article: http://www.nevadaappeal.com/news/11639472-113/applications-aug-nevada-accept

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The House just voted to protect medical marijuana patients from federal interference

by German Lopez  Congressman John Mica holds up a fake joint in a hearing about the District of Columbia’s marijuana decriminalization law.   The US House of Representatives late Thursday passed a measure that would prohibit the federal government from interfering with states’ medical marijuana laws. The bill is the first time in history that any chamber of […]

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Food is Free Project

    Share your harvests and trade with neighbors. Let’s move past this whole mine vs. yours mentality and start creating a world that works for everyone. Send us your Food is Free pics and fan art and keep the ripple of inspiration going! Check out our Food is Free Project videos to get you growing:http://foodisfreeproject.org/resources

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Marijuana, tons of cakes and bow ties: The best of Vienna’s balls

By Vera Mikusch   This is the first of its kind – the Weed Ball. This autumn the event with the motto Pleasure and Rationality will address topics including weed as a global economic factor, and discuss its medicinal properties. The ball will not have a lot in common with traditional balls such as the Opera […]

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Kentucky plants a landmark crop

PARESH DAVE Members of the local media record a hemp planting at the University of Kentucky Spindletop Research Farm in Lexington, Ky. (Matt Barton / University of Kentucky College of Agriculture)   The week after a quick legal battle came to an end, Kentucky researchers sank hemp seeds into the earth and began an anxious […]

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Nevada – Petition drive launches to legalize all marijuana use

By Lauren Rozyla, Reporter   A coalition aimed at legalizing all marijuana use in Nevada launched a petition drive Tuesday in hopes of collecting more than 100,000 signatures.  State Senator Tick Segerblom and Joe Brezny, the former Republican Senate Caucus executive director, kicked off the drive by being the first to sign the petition. Their goal […]

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Today – Noon – Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Rally – State Capitol – 2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105

  Democratic State Senator Connie Johnson is expected to speak at Wednesday’s rally, as well as two pro-marijuana candidates for governor. The rally is scheduled to begin at 12 p.m. on 5/28/2014. Organizers ask supporters to come 15 minutes early to pick up their shirts. Visit oklahomansforhealth.com for more information or to sign the petition.    Full Article: http://www.okcfox.com/story/25628225/a-new-push-for-medical-marijuana-in-oklahoma

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Harrop: This method of fighting heroin may surprise you

By Froma Harrop  A reversal kit containing Naloxone Hydrochloride and syringes is seen at the Addiction Recovery Center in Boulder last January. Naloxone Hydrochloride is used to treat overdoses of narcotics such as Heroin. (Matthew Jonas, Times-Call) “If I had to write a prescription for the heroin problem,” retired Cincinnati police Capt. Howard Rahtz told […]

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ALERT: House to Vote on Medical Marijuana Amendment This Week!

by David Borden Call Congress Today!   As soon as this Thursday, the US House of Representatives will vote on an amendment that would prohibit the federal government from spending taxpayer money to interfere with state medical marijuana laws. Though similar amendments have been offered in the past, this year it is being offered by 10 […]

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