Amsterdam’s mayor said Wednesday he would formally ban students from smoking marijuana at school, making the Dutch capital the first city in the Netherlands to do so. Eberhard van der Laan’s introduction of a law that in other countries either already exists or seems so obvious it wouldn’t even require a rule is the.. read more →

Medical marijuana users enjoy protection from criminal prosecution under California law — but that’s about it. A medical cannabis patient can be fired solely for using the preferred drug at any time, and any medical marijuana user living in public housing can be evicted at any time. And yes, this applies even in San Francisco… read more →

As America’s number one leading raw foods chef is about to cultivate a new line of pot infused edibles, and with weed collectives across the country seeding the idea of a healthier alternative to the dumbed down – pot laced snickerdoodle… The time is now  to open our minds to the idea of healthy living.. read more →

Soon it will be legal to smoke pot in Colorado — just don’t get caught with it on a college campus. read more →

  Gabriela Cerruti is under fire for pic of marijuana plant she posted on Twitter.A glamorous Argentine politician has sparked outrage after she posted a picture of a marijuana plant in her house on Twitter. read more →

  Nuanced Measure Sparks Debates Over Law-Enforcement Resources, Cartels Locals from law enforcement to elected officials to marijuana business owners say they don’t know how to feel about a ballot measure asking voters to legalize limited amounts of cannabis and regulate the drug “like alcohol.” read more →

Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker and San Francisco law firm Morrison & Foerster announced Oct. 11 that the City of Oakland has filed a complaint in US District Court to stop the federal government from seizing an Oakland building used by a medical marijuana dispensary. “This lawsuit is about protecting the rights of legitimate medical.. read more →

The NJ Department of Health (DOH) announced today that final permits were in place for the first medical marijuana dispensary: Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair, NJ. These are called “Alternative Treatment Centers (ATCs)” under the severely restrictive regulations. read more →

SEATTLE — As of Thursday, it’ll no longer be against the law in the state of Washington to smoke marijuana. The Seattle Police Department is busy figuring out what all the intricacies of their policy will be, and there is a learning curve for marijuana users as well. It will still be illegal to smoke.. read more →

FBI Study Shows Marijuana Arrests Do Not Deter Use by Morgan FoxOctober 30, 2012 read more →