State legislator supports pot legalization

By Damian Mann State Rep. Peter Buckley has thrown his support behind Measure 80, an initiative that would legalize, regulate and tax marijuana consumed by adults.”Overall, legalization would take the black market out of Oregon,” said Buckley, D-Ashland,...
Workers’ comp claim seeks medical marijuana

Workers’ comp claim seeks medical marijuana

Valerie Hauch Danny Auger has a licence to use marijuana for pain relief after his arm was reattached, but is fighting to have workers’ compensation pay for it, as it would for a number of painkillers that can be addictive.          ANDREW FRANCIS...

Alberta farmers cashing in on hemp farms

By Bryan Labby, CBC News   Many Alberta farmers have taken to hemp to round out their crops and some say they’re making a tidy profit. According to a recent study done by Alberta Agriculture, farmers in the province seeded the most hemp in all of Canada at...
Marijuana: A case for legalization

Marijuana: A case for legalization

  More than 100 million people in this country have tried marijuana at some point. More than 28 million will do so this year. It will not make them dangerous or more interesting. It should not make them criminals. Marijuana’s critics cite proven negative effects...