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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
– Joe Klare