Federal Budget Deal to Include Protections for MMJ States

For the second year in a row it looks like America's collective budget will include protections for states that have legalized medical marijuana. The end-of-year omnibus budget package being weighed in Congr...

Marijuana Proponents Call on DEA Chief to Resign

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Director Chuck Rosenberg called medical marijuana a "joke" last week. He was speaking to reporters. When asked about cannabis as a medical plant, Rosenberg said, "That is...

U.S. Marijuana Arrests Actually Increase in the Age of Legalization

Dozens of states have legalized medical or recreational marijuana. But you wouldn't know it based on FBI statistics of marijuana-related arrests last year. The bureau this week revealed its 2014 crime-stats ...

White House Removes Roadblock to Marijuana Research

The White House this week removed a major hurdle for marijuana researchers, the loathed Public Health Service (PHS) Review. The review meant that each individual request to use pot for legitimate university ...

U.N. Urged to Upgrade its Outdated Pot Policy

The United Nations' drug policy is so out of whack that U.N. officials last year expressed concerns that the United States itself would be out of compliance with international drug treaties as a result of marij...

Group Blasts New York Times For Being Pro-Pot

It didn't take long for America's anti-marijuana forces to gather their weapons and take aim at the New York Times after the paper endorsed the "national legalization" of pot recently. On Saturday the group ...