The United State Of Weed 10/7/12 Joe October 7, 2012 Activism, Exclusive Web Content, Medical Marijuana News, Politics, The United State Of Weed, The War On Drugs 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: Disabled Grandma Fends Off 13 Intruders Trying To Rob Her Medical Marijuana Grow CA: Los Angeles City Council Overturns Medical Marijuana Dispensary Ban CA: Gov. Brown Signs Bill Giving Juveniles 2nd Chance LA: New Orleans City Attorney Suspended After Joint Falls Out Of Pocket…In Court CO: New “Yes On Amendment 64″ Ad In Colorado CO: A Debate On Colorado’s Amendment 64 OR: Ore. Pot Measure Struggles As Wash., Colo. Thrive IL: Chicago Police Find About 1,500 Pot Plants In City ND: 10 NDSU Players Plead Guilty To Petition Fraud MI: Four Michigan Medical Marijuana Patients And Caregivers To Be Sentenced This Week In Federal Court CT: Medical Marijuana Law Goes Into Effect In CT From Around The Web: MT: Ballot questions range from marijuana to abortion CT: After Connecticut Legalizes Medical Marijuana, Now What? WA: Washington’s marijuana legalization measure creates strange bedfellows CO: A Strange Turn in Colorado 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 - make sure you check out our brand new Forums and our “Stop The Ban in L.A.” Facebook page! - are you registered to vote? If not, get to it!