Tag Archives: Marijuana Regulation

Will Big Marijuana Crush CA’s Local Growers?

This November, recreational marijuana is almost certain to be approved in California, the eight-largest economy in the world. Medical marijuana is already a billion-dollar business in the Golden State, and allowing dispensaries to open the doors to everyone 21 and … Continue reading

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Legendary Pot Smuggler Howard Marks Dead at 70

Howard Marks was an unlikely candidate for a drug kingpin. But with operations in far-flung locales like Singapore, the the Philippines, Thailand and Pakistan, it could be said the sun never set on his empire. Marks passed away yesterday after … Continue reading

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CA Group Wants ‘Restrictive’ Recreational Pot Laws

California occupies a sparking place in the imagination of people around the world. Almost instinctively, the Golden State conjures up images of beach parties, movie stars, and sun-drenched boulevards. But the reality is far more complicated. Because while there are a few notable … Continue reading

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DEA Decision on Marijuana Coming by June

Whether the Drug Enforcement Agency continues to consider a marijuana a Schedule 1 drug will be decided in the next few months, according to a letter sent to senators and reported by the Huffington Post. While the 25-page document offers no … Continue reading

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Protesters Toke Up in Front of White House

On Tuesday, protesters took to the streets in front of the White House to protest the Federal government’s classification marijuana as Schedule 1 drug, which puts it into the same class as heroin, LSD, ecstasy, and peyote. In this instance, … Continue reading

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