Reps. Ron Paul (R-TX) and Barney Frank (D-MA) on Thursday called for the Obama administration to respect state marijuana laws, as California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) did on Sunday.
U.S. officials are demanding answers after learning soldiers who were trained, vetted and equipped by the U.S. government chased down and killed a 15-year-old boy in Honduras, a country plagued by crime where the U.S. is already
Ron Paul Debates Obama on Marijuana Legalization
Officially, Jose "Pepe" Marti was listed as trainer for the Postal Service cycling team. But those on the team knew him as "The Courier." One day while chatting with Tyler Hamilton, Pepe told the Postal Service surrogate that he had to drive to N
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The federal government is attempting to seize two properties near Medford that were used to grow medical marijuana.
A top aide to Mexican President-elect Enrique Pena Nieto says votes to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in Colorado and Washington state will force the Mexican government to rethink its efforts at trying to halt marijuana smuggling across t
Voters in Flint, Michigan enacted a measure decriminalizing possession of less than an ounce of marijuana by people 19 or older. The municipal government blithely responded it doesn’t take orders from the people whom they supposedly represent:
The decision by voters in Colorado and Washington state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana left Mexican President-elect Nieto scrambling to reformulate their anti-drug strategies in light of a referendum that “changes the rules of the game
The marijuana legalization initiatives passed this week in Colorado and Washington state are completely unprecedented around the world, according to a leading drug policy expert.
Is the drug war really saving lives?
Ogden Police Officer Jared Francom was fatally shot during a raid on the home of Matthew David Stewart. Francom was part of a 12-man SWAT team attached to the Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike Force, a federally subsidized counter-narcotics squad.
On Tuesday Colorado and Washington voters became the first states to pass referendums legalizing marijuana for recreational use.
Voters in Colorado and Washington on Tuesday approved measures allowing adults to use marijuana for any purpose, NBC News projected, marking an historic turning point in the slow-growing acceptance of marijuana usage. In Massachusetts, voters also
Colorado voters made history Tuesday night, passing a constitutional amendment to legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana and becoming the first state in the US to break with marijuana prohibition. Hours later, voters in Washington state followed suit,
If you’re black or Latino, don’t go anywhere near Tenaha, Texas in Shelby County.
Tomorrow,voters in several States will have the opportunity to nullify parts of the Drug War. Most of the initiatives would legalize the production, possession, delivery and distribution of marijuana and would regulate the sale of small amounts of ma
A landlord and his wife were still reeling Thursday from spending two days in the Clayton County Jail this week after reporting to police that they had found bags of methamphetamine in their rental property. “I’m still in disbelief,” Michael Keele
Washington state's I-502 marijuana legalization, taxation, and regulation initiative appears headed for victory with increasing support, according to the latest KCTS 9 Washington Poll, released Thursday.
Moshe Rute survived the Holocaust by hiding in a barn full of chickens. He nearly lost the use of his hands after a stroke two years ago. He became debilitated by recurring nightmares of his childhood following his wife's death last year.
First and foremost, I am a long time smoker of marijuana. I've been at it since I was 12 or 13 years old and have no regrets. I am now over 30 years of age and a PhD level chemist.
The draconian prohibitionist policies in the US have contributed to record drug profits on the part of the cartels
Under the new arrangement, the so-called “weed pass” implemented by the last government will be scrapped, although the drug will still be considered off limits to tourists. However individual cities will have the leeway to decide whether to enforce t
Depending on the outcome of initiatives in 3 states, a confrontation awaits between the US Dept of Justice and legalizing marijuana. If one or more of the measures passes expect Justice to take action to stop any state from decriminalizing
It's over - I'm closing the US Collective.
Find out how to become a 'practitioner' of Cannabis sacrament and how to establish your religious defense.
Forchion told the Philadelphia Inquirer's Matt Katz that he mails a gram of weed a month to Christie plus another 14 public officials, including the state attorney general. It sounds like a winning gesture:
Edward 'NJWeedman' Forchion talks about his not guilty verdict in last week's jury nullification/marijuana possession case - James Babb on 'Vote For Nobody, Leadership You Can Trust' campaign - Ian Freeman on his recent arrest for videotaping
"Two hours," Forchion gripes. "Two hours after I won, I got a call from the DEA in L.A. They had a 'Google Alert' on me. Sore losers."
When Mexican marines killed the leader of the Zetas earlier this month, they killed the only person capable of holding Mexico’s most dangerous cartel together.