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Minorities Speak Out in Favor of Legalization

The people behind Proposition 64, the initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana in California, recently showed off minority support for the Nov. 8 measure.Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom introduced a ...

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...

Congress Urged to Halt DEA’s Cannabis War

Southern California Rep. Ted Lieu has proposed an amendment to redirect $9 million in cannabis eradication funds from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to better uses, such as programs that attempt to pr...

Congressmen Seek to Cut Off DEA’s “Cannabis Suppression” Funds

A pair of U.S. congressmen is seeking to cut off funding for the Drug Enforcement Administration's "Domestic Cannabis Eradication / Suppression Program."The program is funded through controversial asset for...