Report: Canada to legalize marijuana by July 2018

Published: Mar 27, 2017, 11:04 am • Updated: Mar 27, 2017, 3:56 pm By Jen Skerritt and Aoyon Ashraf, Bloomberg News The frenzy surrounding Canada’s marijuana market intensified Monday after a report the government will unveil plans to legalize sales for recreational use in April. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government…

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Nevadans could buy legal weed even sooner if state senator gets his way

Published: Mar 27, 2017, 8:35 am • Updated: Mar 27, 2017, 8:35 am By Alison Noon, The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — A Las Vegas Democrat is seeking to start recreational marijuana sales in Nevada at least a few weeks earlier than planned — in case something extends the…

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“The Wire” creator David Simon on the politics of weed and the racism of the war on drugs

Published: Mar 27, 2017, 11:52 am • Updated: Mar 27, 2017, 11:52 am By John Wenzel, The Denver Post David Simon has one thing in common with the 45th president of the United States, whom he has criticized on social media and in public: He understands the power of television,…

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Where Do Cops Get Their Price Estimates On Confiscated Cannabis?

Cops and their overactive imagination when it comes to Cannabis Valuations Every now and then you’ll hear cops boast about their latest weed bust. “$ 250,000 worth of weed confiscated by some random event in some random town”. However, when you look at the photography of the confiscated weed, you…

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Tennessee House passes bill to revoke cities’ marijuana decriminalization efforts

Published: Mar 24, 2017, 9:35 am • Updated: Mar 24, 2017, 9:35 am By Sheila Burke, The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The House has voted on a bill that would block any efforts by Tennessee cities to decriminalize the use of marijuana. The bill would nullify laws that Memphis…

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The #1 International Hippie Travel Destination For 2017

High in Pai, Thailand I just came from a trip to Pai in Northern Thailand, which is the ultimate destination for stoners, hippies, and psychonauts.  If you’re looking for a new cannabis-friendly holiday aside from the usual destinations, I highly recommend checking out Pai. Planning The Trip When my friends…

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California chef and ‘ganjier’ teaches cannabis appreciation to his diners

Published: Mar 24, 2017, 2:26 pm • Updated: Mar 24, 2017, 2:26 pm By James McClure, Civilized Life You’ve seen wine pairings on menus, but did you know that a chef in California offers his guest special joint pairings with their gourmet entrees? Holden Jagger is putting his own special…

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