California Medical Association Endorses Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Today, the California Medical Association (CMA) – representing more than 41,000 physician members statewide — announced its formal endorsement of the ballot measure known as the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act. Consistent with the organization’s historic White Paper of 2011 (https://www.cmanet.org/news/detail?article=cma-urges-legalization-and-regulation-of) urging legalization and regulation of…

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As Phoenix Open Begins, Backers of Arizona Marijuana Initiative Launch Tournament-Inspired Billboard

Backers of a proposed ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Arizona are launching a Phoenix Open-inspired billboard Monday to coincide with the kickoff of tournament events. It will be up through the end of the tournament on Sunday. An image of the billboard is attached and a high-resolution version…

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Maine Marijuana Initiative Poised For November Ballot

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol will submit its petitions to state officials today in support of a ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Maine. The campaign collected 103,115 total signatures and needs at least 61,123 valid signatures of registered Maine voters to qualify for the November ballot.…

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Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Wins First Committee Vote

By Phillip Smith A bill that would legalize marijuana and allow for regulated marijuana commerce is advancing. Senate Bill 137 passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee on a 4-1 vote. The bill allows for marijuana to be sold in stores, but bans home cultivation. Only licensed commercial grows in…

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Florida Medical Marijuana Measure Qualifies For 2016 Ballot

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Floridians will decide on a proposed constitutional amendment this November that seeks to permit the physician-authorized use and distribution of cannabis for therapeutic purposes. Proponents of the measure, United for Care, collected more than the 683,000 signatures required to place the measure on the…

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Possible Recalls In Signal Hill And Medical Marijuana Ballot Measure Splits In Two

(image via panaramio.com) The Signal Hill Patients Access PAC Strategist, Jason Aula has released a statement regarding the amendment of the municipal ballot measure and the split to two particular ballot measures: “The medical cannabis policy in regards to delivery and cultivation that the City Council of Signal Hill has…

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Cliff ‘Uncle Spliffy’ Robinson Has A Bright Future In The Marijuana World

I get that sports aren’t for everyone, but I have always loved the game of basketball. I wasn’t by any means an elite basketball player, but I always loved the competition, exercise, lessons about teamwork, etc. that came with playing basketball. Since I played basketball, I also always enjoyed watching…

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