Marijuana backlash: Smell of smoke driving some former proponents away

Published: Jul 24, 2017, 2:43 pm • Updated: Jul 24, 2017, 5:48 pm By Virginia Postrel, Bloomberg View I support marijuana legalization, but I wish pot smokers would stop stinking up the sidewalks. I’m not alone. In places where using marijuana no longer carries the threat of a jail sentence,…

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The DEA said it would end its monopoly on research marijuana. Was it just smoke and mirrors?

Published: Jul 5, 2017, 2:27 pm • Updated: Jul 5, 2017, 2:27 pm By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Nearly a year after the Drug Enforcement Administration announced it would allow more organizations to grow cannabis for sanctioned studies, there’s still only one federally authorized cultivator in the United States.…

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Cops raid “Philly Smoke Session” party, 22 arrested

Published: Apr 24, 2017, 7:33 am • Updated: Apr 24, 2017, 7:58 am By The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police were continuing to investigate after raiding a pot-smoking party at a city warehouse, arresting 22 people and seizing 50 pounds of marijuana. Police say Saturday night’s event was organized…

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