Tokens for Tokers: Toronto Group To Offer Free Metro Tokens On 4/20 - InsideSources

Sober or safe ride home programs have become quite common. In many cities, major holidays such as Saint Patrick's Day, the Fourth of July, and Halloween include programs to keep inebriated drivers off of the streets by providing subsidized taxi or ...

What you need to know before using marijuana - Baker Orange

#A continuing debate involves the legalization of cannabis - more commonly referred to as weed, pot or marijuana. Some say it's a gateway drug to harder drugs such as cocaine or heroin. Others say that the benefits outweigh any downsides. As the debate ...

Pro-pot advocates try to sway Gov. Carney to their side - Delaware First Media

Advocates of a bill to legalize recreational marijuana say they feel they've gained traction after a town hall hosted by Gov. John Carney (D). About 100 people showed up for the roundtable, which Carney's office scheduled after many residents floated ...

Legal States Push Back Against Threat of Federal Marijuana Enforcement - Freedom Leaf (press release) (blog)

Several states with legal recreational markets are considering bills to protect businesses and consumers in the event of a federal crackdown on marijuana. On Apr. 12, the Colorado State Senate approved SB 17-192, a bill that would allow cannabis ...

Advocates push for marijuana legalization in Delaware - The News Journal

Speaker after speaker urged Gov. John Carney to change his mind and support the legalization of marijuana Wednesday. “It's time for this natural, organic, pure plant to be set free,” said Hector Ortez, a cancer survivor from Camden, at a roundtable ...

BC leaders lie low on legal highs ahead - Vancouver Courier

Cannabis vendors show off their dried plant products during the 4-20 rally at Sunset Beach in Vancouver April 20, 2016. File Photo Dan Toulgoet. Campaigning provincial politicians have dozens of changes in mind for B.C., but they are scarcely talking ...

Where Is Pot Legal? A Look at Shifting US Marijuana Policy - U.S. News & World Report

Whether it was fear, racism or economic concerns that led the U.S. to ban growing or even possessing marijuana back in the 1930s, the nation's wall against pot lasted a generation. | April 19, 2017, at 6:40 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google + ...

Updated: City officials, dispensaries wait for calls to learn more about marijuana legalization - MetroNews Canada

People gathered on the Alberta Legislature grounds to smoke marijuana in a 420 celebration on April 20, 2016. By: Kevin Maimann Metro Published on Wed Apr 19 2017 09:07:00. Call me maybe? While cannabis enthusiasts celebrate 4/20, city officials and ...

It's 4/20. Do you know what your brand of marijuana looks like? - National Observer

One of the seven licensed producers that lobbied the government to allow branding for marijuana products says branding is important to differentiate legal items from the black market. File photo by The Canadian Press. Previous story. When you go to a ...

Inside a Colorado pot club - a rare and endangered species - Live 5 News

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - It's the fish tank featuring a colorful reef made of glass marijuana pipes that ultimately sets the Speakeasy Vape Lounge apart from any other strip-mall bar and confirms what it really is: one of the United States' only ...

The investing parallels of alcohol and marijuana - Bangkok Post

The decision by Canada to legalise marijuana nationwide on its national day, July 1, puts more pressure on US authorities to remove the national prohibition. (Reuters photo). - +. Imagine for a moment that you could go back in time to 1932, the year ...

Know the law, 4/20 celebrations on Thursday - KKTV 11 News

DENVER (KKTV) - Thursday marks 4/20, a date associated with celebrations geared toward marijuana use. With the celebration comes a reminder of marijuana laws in the Centennial State. There are different origin stories for the unofficial holiday, the ...

Marijuana's big day is here: '420' celebrations ready to roll - USA TODAY

DENVER — Christmas is coming for the nation's legal marijuana stores. Well, not just Christmas but also Independence Day and Black Friday and Cyber Monday, all rolled into one smoky celebration known as 420 on Thursday. “It's my job to get you high,” ...

Marijuana dispensaries barred from keeping customer records under Oregon law - Washington Times

In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, employees of Amazon Organics, a pot dispensary in Eugene, Ore., help customers purchase recreational marijuana. Amid concerns of a federal crackdown lawmakers in Oregon are moving to protect the personal information of ...

Marijuana can relieve pain and improve athletic recovery. So why isn't it legal in sports? - Men's Fitness

Athletes are openly using marijuana for pain relief and as a non-performance-boosting recovery aid, but it's still illegal in sports. by Chris Lee. April 18, 2017 5.07pm. Marijuana Plant. Drew Angerer/Getty. P. Pounding along Rocky Mountain trails for ...

Here's Why Marijuana And Wine Are Better Friends Than Competitors - The Fresh Toast

When The New York Times wine critic writes a lengthy piece regarding the budding friendship between cannabis and wine, the times may be a-changin'. Eric Asimov wrote this week regarding the intersection between marijuana and wine, which is deeper ...

Globe editorial: While waiting to legalize pot, why not decriminalize it in the meantime? - The Globe and Mail

The Trudeau government has put itself and many Canadians in a bind with the announcement that it will legalize marijuana by July of next year. On the one hand, Canada has made it clear that the war on this particular drug is over – a decision based on ...

Weed-to-know facts on how to legally celebrate "4-20" (the marijuana holiday) in Nevada - Reno Gazette-Journal

Since Hallmark has not created a holiday for stoners yet, April 20 is still the big day for people who like weed. Around the world, pot smokers for decades have been celebrating April 20 by puffing marijuana, and now there are more states and countries ...

The Hazy History of “420” - History

With many states currently selling medical marijuana in store fronts, it might seem like we are ushering in a new era for cannabis as medication—but in fact, history is actually repeating itself. Share this: facebook; twitter; google+. Print; Cite ...

Celebrate 4/20 in the region where pot holiday is rooted - San Francisco Chronicle

People gathered in the meadow on an overcast afternoon. The annual four twenty celebration of marijuana smoking was attended by thousands near Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park. Photo: Brant Ward, The Chronicle. Image 2 of 12. Jessica Morales wears ...