Recent California conviction of stoned driver shows potentially deadly consequences of driving high

By Jason Kotowski While alcohol-related DUIs remain far more common, this past week a case involving a motorist prosecutors say was solely under the influence of marijuana provided a stark example of the danger of driving while stoned. Prosecutors say John Sebastian Hernandez, 23, smoked pot before getting behind the…

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Texas Marijuana Lobby Day has ballooned in size — and potentially influence

Published: Feb 17, 2017, 1:48 pm • Updated: Feb 17, 2017, 1:48 pm By Neal Pollack, The Cannabist Staff AUSTIN, Texas — On a recent Wednesday morning at an auxiliary building of the Texas State Capitol, two conference rooms filled in with people who were very excited to advocate for…

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