The United State Of Weed is a weekly series where we recap all of the cannabis-related political developments happening in The United States at the state level. If you know of any new political developments in your state in regards to marijuana law reform – whether it be medicinal or otherwise – let us know at

From The 420 Times:

CA: Why A Soap Company Gave $100,000 To CA Prop 19

CA: CA Prop 19 Campaign Not Running Low On Cash

CA: California “Abuzz” Over Prop 19

SD: South Dakota’s Measure 13

MN: Minnesota Businessman Wants K2 Ban Overturned

FL: FL Attorney General Candidate Calls For Marijuana Legalization

CO: Colorado Legalize 2012 Money Bomb

CO: Colorado Newspapers “High” On Medical Marijuana

UT: Legal Marijuana In Utah?

OR: A Growing Demand In Oregon

And be sure to check out our “Underground Medicine” series where we profile people who medicate with cannabis in states where it is illegal to do so.

From Around The Web:

MI: Halloween Pot Convention Canceled at Pontiac Silverdome

MI: Hundreds Protest at Hearing for Medical Marijuana Defendants

NJ: Gov. Christie Defends Proposed Rules for N.J. Medical Marijuana

MT: Medical Marijuana Symposium Planned in Helena

NV: Police Arrest Owner of Medical Marijuana Consulting Business

AZ: Voters Face Wide Variety Of Propositions On Ballot

HI: Number of Medical Marijuana Users in Hawaii Jumps

If your state didn’t make this week’s “United State Of Weed,” it’s most probably because there is no recent political cannabis news coming from that state. If there is a story I missed, let me know at

Joe Klare