Today: Massachusetts Marijuana Initiative Backers To Submit Final Petition Signatures

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol will wrap up its petition drive Tuesday in support of a proposed ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Massachusetts. At 1 p.m. ET, campaign leaders will submit their final petition signatures to the Elections Division of the Secretary of the Commonwealth, which…

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Michigan Marijuana Activists Shine At National Events

The national marijuana movement has some established personalities and Conference regulars, but more and more of those personalities are Michigan residents. The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) conference in Washington, D.C. saw a broad contingent of Michigan speakers and attendees- and will again; a recent conference in Las Vegas had at…

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Seed To Sale: Oregon Cannabis Business Seminar

(image via Oregon Herald) Beginning in 2016, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission will be requiring cannabis cultivators, processors, distributors and dispensary owners to apply for licenses, and the Oregon Health Authority will have a similar process. The City of Portland has also created a separate license for cannabis businesses, and…

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Help Police Speak Out About the War On Drugs On ‘Giving Tuesday’

Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) is one of my favorite reform organizations, hands down. On the wall in my small home office, I have an autographed picture of LEAP’s Executive Director Neill Franklin. It’s easy one of my most prized possessions. Tomorrow is ‘Giving Tuesday’ and I hope that TWB…

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Montana Jury Candidates Refuses To Convict Anyone For Marijuana Possession

There is a weapon against marijuana prohibition that many American citizens don’t know that they have at their disposal. It can be used in states that have not reformed their marijuana laws, and don’t have medical or recreational marijuana legalization on the books. It’s like kryptonite. That weapon is jury…

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