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Pot Activists Try to Halt Flow of False DEA Info

Pro-marijuana activists want the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to stop disseminating false information about cannabis. Led by the nonprofit Americans for Safe Access, a group of pot supporters recent...

Bill to Protect Transplant Patients From Pot Discrimination Passes

Medical marijuana users who need an organ transplant are often taken off waiting lists if their pot use is discovered. A proposed California law would prevent doctors from discriminating against medical pot ...

International Patients’ Group Pressures U.N. on Pot Policy

Medical marijuana proponents from 13 nations this month established the International Medical Cannabis Patient Coalition (IMCPC), organizers announced Monday. The group's main mission is to persuade the Unit...

Pot Advocates Rally California Dispensaries

A year before a widely expected initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana in California, the group Americans for Safe Access is rallying to improve communication between Golden State dispensaries an...

Organ Transplant Patients Blacklisted For Pot Use

Patients in need of organ transplants can face discrimination, blacklisting and possibly even death if their medical marijuana use is discovered by those administering the life-saving programs. The Californi...

A Fight For MMJ in the Land of Cheese

Wisconsin might be the land of the cheese, beer, and midwesterners with healthy appetites. But it's no haven for medical marijuana, despite how well it might go with all of the above. So an alliance of MMJ s...
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TV Ads Target Anti-Pot Politicians

In politics, when you rub a powerful constituency the wrong way, you hear about it. (And that's why so many special interest groups in this country get their way). Well, it's about time America's marijuana m...

Minnesota Becomes America’s Newest Marijuana State

Minnesota recently became the latest state in the union to make medical marijuana legal. The group Americans for Safe Access declared that Minnesota is the 22nd medical cannabis state in America after Gov. M...

How to Keep an Eye on Politicians and Pot

Government is rigged. And when you notice that credit card rules, banking fees and cable bills all work against you, you know who in this country gets politicians to act in their favor. It's not the everyday pe...
Cisco Adler Benefit Concert

Cisco Adler, Paul Rodriguez and more at Medical Marijuana Benefit Concert 8/29 in LA

Join The 420 Times along with Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and our friends at the Greater Los Angeles Collectives Alliance and UFCW Local 770 for a very special night of music, comedy, and fun with Cisco Adler, Paul Rodriguez, Joey Gaynor, Justin Rupple, Rick Overton, Thai Rivera, and Jann Karam.