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By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
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Missouri: After two decades in prison for a non-violent marijuana offense, Jeff Mizanskey is a free man

In 1996, Air Force veteran, husband and father, Jeff Mizanskey was found guilty in Benton County of felony possession of marijuana and sentenced to life with no option for parole. Image/National Atlas His crime More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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South Carolina woman, Monika Marie Adams hides pot in Bible, arrested for smuggling it into a prison

A bizarre arrest in South Carolina has drawn attention as a woman was arrested for attempting to smuggle marijuana into a jail, hiding the pot inside of a Bible. Monika Marie Adams brought the Bible to Union County More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 17th, 2015
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Gary Johnson: Donald Trump is appealing to racists

Libertarian Gary Johnson took aim at Donald Trump and his supporters in a new interview with Reason TV, while discussing promoting his role as CEO of Cannibis Sativa, a company marketing marijuana products. “He More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, July 9th, 2015
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Nigerian man Uzoma Elele Alpha avoids death penalty, gets life in prison for possession of meth, pot

A Nigerian man was sentenced to life in prison for the possession of meth and marijuana, avoiding the usual death penalty by firing squad assigned for such drug crimes. Uzoma Elele Alpha, 33, was sentenced by More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Sunday, July 5th, 2015
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Indiana’s Church of Cannabis holds service without marijuana

Indiana’s Church of Cannabis made headlines this week after holding their service in their bizarre attempt to raise awareness and support for the legalization of marijuana. In fact, they are baiting opponents More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015
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Glenn Beck on Shona Banda: without a warrant, police search house, take her son

A Kansas mother who uses marijuana to treat a debilitating disease is now fighting for custody of her child after the 11-year-old boy disagreed with an anti-drug presentation at his school. A Kansas woman’s More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, April 6th, 2015
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Bill Levin founds First Church of Cannibis in Indiana, free of ‘guilt doctrine’

Indiana will soon be home to The First Church of Cannabis, as the marijuana-inspired church has been approved by the state. The founder gave an overview of their tenants, criticizing faiths, saying “most religions More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
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Oregon, Alaska, D.C. legalize pot as Florida voters reject medical marijuana

Oregon, Alaska, and Washington D.C. voters voted to legalize marijuana on Tuesday, in key victories that could fuel the legalization movement while voters in Florida rejected a medical marijuana bill. The Oregon More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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Florida Amendment 2, legalizing medical marijuana projected to fail

The constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana in Florida is proving to be less popular than projected by supporters who claimed that amendment would find broad support, crossing political, racial and More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 23rd, 2014
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Pope Francis speaks against legalization of marijuana, narcotics saying ‘addiction is an evil’

Pope Francis spoke out against the legalization of recreational drugs at a drug enforcement conference in Rome. The Holy Seestated his opinion that drugs “are not only highly questionable from a legislative standpoint, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Oklahoma Sen Candance Johnson quotes Genesis to defend legalization of marijuana

An Oklahoma senator quoted a scripture from the book of Genesis to back her claim that marijuana should be legalized in the state. Democrat Sen. Constance Johnson has cited Genesis 1:29 as a reason to legalize More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Jesse Ventura ‘Off The Grid: War on Drugs vs Legalization of Marijuana

Jesse Ventura’s new online show “Off The Grid” presents the former governor’s thoughts on today’s current events. On the latest episode, the Governor follows the money trail to our More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Richard Kirk murders wife while she’s on the phone with 911, linked to pot use

New reports claim that the murder suspect may have been high on marijuana when he shot and killed his wife while she was on the phone with 911. The Denver woman called 911 when her husband began to hallucinate More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
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Franklin Graham, Hobby Lobby owners, Mark DeMoss speak out on marijuana saying community programs better than incarceration

Colorado and Washington State are the two states which have legalized marijuana and the rest of the country watches closely to judge the impact on their communities. photo Bart Everson Armstrong Legalize Marijuana Pastors, More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, January 3rd, 2014
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Philippines: Malacañang says no to legalizing marijuana

It appears that the Philippines will not go the way of Uruguay, or like the US states of Colorado and Washington, and legalize marijuana, according to a Philippines News Agency report today. Officials from the Presidential More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, August 19th, 2013
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Chris Christie moves for medical marijuana expansion, access for kids

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Friday asked for changes in a medical marijuana bill to to ease access to the drug for ill children. Christie signaled that he would sign the bill if the Legislature changed More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, June 30th, 2013
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Vermont’s marijuana decriminalization law commences July 1

Nearly one month after Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed into law, H.200, “An Act Relating To Civil Penalties For Possession Of Marijuana”, The Green Mountain State will become the 17th state to More...


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