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Oregon Legalizes Recreational Pot

Oregon Legalizes Recreational Pot

Facebook Post from Portland NORML.

Facebook Post from Portland NORML.

On Wednesday July 1st, history was made. Oregon became the fourth state to legalize recreational pot with Measure 91. Oregon joins Alaska, Colorado, Washington and the capital, Washington DC as trailblazers in the recreational marijuana legalization movement. Oregonians will not be able to purchase marijuana from

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DEA Responds to Their Chief’s Comments That Medical-Marijuana is a “Joke”

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Photo credit: thefreethoughtproject.com

So far, more than 15,000 people have signed the petition demanding that DEA head Chuck Rosenberg be fired for calling medical marijuana a “joke.” Well, now the DEA responds to his comments.

And guess what? It seems they’re officially on notice now.

When a Washington Post reporter called the agency about our efforts (Change.org), a

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Rival California Medical Marijuana Bills Advance

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4/28/2015: Two Rival CA Medical Marijuana Bills Advance

Two medical marijuana bills that would regulate medical marijuana in different ways in California were approved Tuesday by an Assembly panel, although lawmakers said more work needs to be done to address concerns and settle on one scheme.

The Assembly Business and Professions Committee approved AB 34 by Democratic Assemblymen Rob Bonta of Alameda and Reginald Jones-Sawyer of

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