Europe Gets A New Buzz

Macedonia Turns A New Leaf: Medical Marijuana Finally Legalized Next to Croatia, Macedonia is the second Balkan nation to legalize medical marijuana. More of Europe is slowly but surely spreading the seeds of love. On Monday, Macedonia legalized medications derived from marijuana, joining over a dozen European nations who have done…

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Woody Harrelson’s Medical Marijuana Dispensary License Gets Denied In Hawaii

(image via Wikipedia) I have been a Woody Harrelson fan for a very long time. I grew up watching Cheers on television, and White Men Can’t Jump is easily one of my favorite movies of all time. But Woody Harrelson’s acting career is not the only reason why I like him so…

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Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization Bill Hearing Gets A Hearing Tomorrow

The Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing Tuesday on a bill that would end marijuana prohibition in the state and replace it with a system in which adults can purchase marijuana from licensed businesses, similarly to alcohol. Shortly before the hearing, marijuana market researchers, business…

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Florida Medical Marijuana Initiative Gets Enough Valid Signatures For 2016 Ballot

(via chsarrow.com) The Florida medical marijuana campaign team that put medical marijuana on the 2014 ballot have been gathering signatures for a 2016 effort, and the good news broke earlier today that enough signatures have been validated to put the new and improved initiative on the 2016 ballot. The 2014…

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Signature Drive Gets Underway In Support Of Initiative To Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol In Massachusetts

State legislators and a former federal law enforcement official joined the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol at a news conference Tuesday in front of the State House to kick off the signature drive in support of a proposed ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Massachusetts. Sen. Will Brownsberger…

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Marijuana Legalization Petition Gets Enough Signatures To Earn Debate In UK Parliament

In the United Kingdom, people can gather signatures for petitions and force a debate in Parliament for whatever topic the signatures were gathered for. One was started for cannabis legalization, and in just a handful of days, the 100,000 signature threshold was met. There is a deadline of January 2016 to…

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Travis ‘The Hurricane’ Maurer Finally Gets The Credit He Deserves For Legalizing Marijuana In Oregon

Travis Maurer has been in the news a lot lately. There was a long time when there were only two articles written about him that I could find online. The first one was when he got busted for growing marijuana in Missouri in 2009, and the second one was when…

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