GENUINE U.S. MARIJUANA PARTY T-SHIRTS From Cave City Kentucky!

GENUINE U.S. MARIJUANA PARTY T-SHIRTS !On April 20th, 2018 I received the following email from “Stripe”.“Thanks for using Stripe.While we hate to give you anything less than a great experience, it does seem that your business is in violation of the Stripe Services Agreement, section A.7.b (“Prohibited Businesses and Activities”). Specifically, we are unable to …

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Today I introduced my bill to allow cannabis use in public housing…

Today I introduced my bill to allow cannabis use in public housing in DC and states where it’s legal for medical and/or recreational use. I signed the bill with Sondra Battle, a DC resident who lives in Section 8 housing and is prescribed cannabis to treat her fibromyalgia. pic.twitter.com/iyvUzpPMvA— Eleanor Holmes Norton (@EleanorNorton) June 19, …

US quits UN Human Rights council:

US quits UN Human Rights council: What message does it send to the world?By James Griffiths, CNNUpdated 3:48 AM ET, Wed June 20, 2018(CNN)The United States has quit the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), saying the body is a "cesspool of political bias." US ambassador Nikki Haley announced the move Tuesday, which followed criticism …

Canada just became the 2nd country in the world to legalize marijuana

Jeremy Berke  25 m Canada just became the second country in the world to legalize marijuana nationwide. Legal sales are set to begin October 17.The bill passed Canada's Senate 52-29 on Tuesday evening.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised during his 2015 campaign to legalize marijuana.Marijuana stocks surged on the news on Wednesday morning.Canada is the second …

The House Just Passed a Bill That Could Make Kratom Illegal

By Peter Hesson June 18, 2018Kratom, an herbal drug used by chronic pain patients and people with opioid use disorder, has been on the Drug Enforcement Administration’s chopping block for years, but it could become illegal a lot sooner than expected. On Friday, 239 members of the US House of Representatives voted to pass H.R.2851, …

In Memory Of Cher Ford-McCullough, 2-12-52 to 6-1-18

REST IN PEACE CHER FORD-MCCULLOUGH…YOU HAVE EARNED YOUR WINGS!  FLY HIGH, ANGEL!Above:  Left to right:  Paula Willett, Gatewood Galbraith, Cher Ford-McCullough.  When Gatewood was running for Congress — with Cher Ford-mccullough.Above: Cher Ford-McCullough sings “What if God smoked Cannabis?”Above:  Cher Ford-McCullough - Am I Just A Windup Toy (Crossbow)At 4:38pm on 6-1-18 Cher Ford-McCullough passed …

Marijuana Banking Measure Rejected By Congressional Committee

Tom Angell , ContributorA powerful congressional committee voted on Wednesday to reject a measure to protect banks that open accounts for marijuana businesses from being punished by federal financial regulators. Supporters then scrambled to craft a more limited measure focused on medical cannabis businesses, but it was ultimately withdrawn before a vote could take place. …

To acknowledge that the War on Drugs has been a failed policy…

Text: H.Res.933 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)There is one version of the bill.Text available as:XML/HTML XML/HTML (new window)TXTPDF (PDF provides a complete and accurate display of this text.) Tip?Shown Here:Introduced in House (06/12/2018)115th CONGRESS2d SessionH. RES. 933To acknowledge that the War on Drugs has been a failed policy in achieving the goal of …

Anti-poverty protest gets constrained at Capitol

For the second week in a row, a group of protesters with the Poor People’s Campaign were denied entry to the State Capitol in large numbers. Only two at a time were allowed to enter the Capitol. By Charles BertramAnti-poverty protest gets constrained at Capitol. State police say why.By Jack BrammerUpdated June 11, 2018 08:35 …

Leave Marijuana Policy to the States

By Theodore Kupfer A new bill would reconcile federal law with reality on the ground.In the nine states where recreational marijuana is legal, industrial-scale growers distribute huge quantities of weed to product manufacturers, dispensaries are as common as banks in strip malls, and anyone over 21 can buy weed in all sorts of forms — …

The NJWeedman is dead. Long live … NJRepealBailReformMan?

The NJWeedman is dead. Long live ... NJRepealBailReformMan? (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN)By Jeff Edelstein, The Trentonian Posted: 05/29/18, 1:58 PM EDTThe NJWeedman is dead. Long live the NJBailReformMan. Or the NJRepealBailReformMan. Or the NJEighthAmendmentMan.Or something like that. You get the idea.“The war on weed is won. It’s over,” Ed Forchion (formerly NJWeedman) told me yesterday. “The …

Ohio Activist Dawn Dunlap Has Passed Away

The following information was sent to me this morning by                 Tonya Davis.  This was an unexpected and particularly tragic           accident.  I met Dawn a few times while vising Tonya in Ohio.                   My heart goes out to her family and friends.Dawn Maria Dunlap passed away on June 9, 2018 at age 50.This was due to an …

Supporters formally ask Trump to pardon Leonard Peltier

Friday, June 08, 2018 3:55 p.m. CDT by Jim MonkFARGO (KFGO) - President Trump has been formally requested to grant a pardon, or sentence commutation for Leonard Peltier. Peltier is serving life in prison for the 1975 murders of two FBI agents on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. His trial was held …

Cases against NJ Weedman up in smoke. Prosecutors cite changing views of marijuana

Updated 9:11 AM; Posted Jun 6, 3:15 PMAbove:  Ed "NJ Weedman" Forchion reacts to someone who beeped their horn in support as he talked in front of his shuttered restaurant Friday, May 25, 2018 in Trenton, a day after he was acquitted of witness tampering and was released from jail. (Kevin Shea | For NJ.com)By …

Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) introduced a bipartisan bill on Thursday that would allow states to regulate marijuana without federal interference.

Warren and Gardner, who both represent states with legal recreational pot, introduced the legislation, known as Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States (STATES) Act, as a response to the Trump administration's hard-line stance against the drug.  The bill would amend the Controlled Substances Act to include a framework that says it no longer applies …

(KY) Judge Weighs Whether Lawmakers Can Revive Dead Legislation

A Kentucky judge is questioning how the state legislature passed a pension overhaul bill that prompted thousands of teachers to protest.June 7, 2018, at 4:13 p.m. By ADAM BEAM, Associated PressFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has lots of abandoned private sewer systems causing problems for homeowners. To fix this, a state lawmaker sponsored a bill …

Kentucky State police, coroner accused of smuggling eyeballs

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) -- A Kentucky State Police trooper, a retired State Police colonel and a county coroner have been accused of several crimes including transporting moonshine and eyeballs.News outlets report Scott County Coroner John Goble and retired State Police Lt. Col. Mike Crawford were indicted Thursday on multiple counts of receiving stolen property. The …

Bayer completes $63-billion Monsanto takeover

AFP|Updated: Jun 07, 2018, 06.58 PM ISTFRANKFURT AM MAIN: German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant BayerNSE 0.00 % said Thursday its two-year pursuit of US-based MonsantoNSE 1.01 % was over, as the two firms signed off a $63-billion merger deal. "Shares in the US company will no longer be traded on the New York Stock Exchange, …

Just Vote No on the Michigan’s Cannabis Initiative: Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol

Just Vote No on the Michigan's Cannabis Initiative: Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol (November 2018)Bruce Cain·Wednesday, June 6, 2018So it is June 6th, 2018, and it looks like we'll have another awful Cannabis Initiative on the November Ballot. It is being pushed by the "Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol" (CRMLA). Having reviewed the language of …

(FL) Jury awards $4 to family of man killed by sheriff’s deputy

Ashleigh Jackson, Digital Producer, Meredith(Meredith/CNN) -- A Florida family is "heartbroken" after a jury awarded $4 in damages for funeral expenses and pain and suffering in a case in which a St. Lucie County deputy fatally shot a father of three through his garage door, the family's attorney said Thursday.Deputy Christopher Newman killed Gregory Hill …

Is Ed Forchion, “NJ Weedman”, ‘unconvictable’?

New Jersey's most notorious pothead has called himself "conviction proof." Long time Activist for Cannabis legalization and Human Rights,  Cancer patient, Author, Actor and Politician, was released Thursday from the Mercer County Jail, after having been incarcerated 447 days, since March of 2017.  He was acquitted of witness tampering in a Mercer County New Jersey …

(VT) Age Limit For Governor Candidates, Please!

Special Legislative Session Part 2? Age Limit For Governor Candidates, Please!May 26th, 2018 by CrisEricson2016 Special Legislative Session Part Two??? Age limit for governor candidates, please!!! We need an age limit for governor candidates, in my personal opinion.I sent State Attorney General TJ Donovan an email about the idea that little boy minor child Ethan …

Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

*************************Above:  Link to SLIDESHARE VIDEO  ********************** ***************************************************************************************By Robert Burns, Associated Press |WASHINGTON (AP) — One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind."Meet service members entrusted with guarding nuclear missiles that are among the most powerful in America's arsenal. Air Force records …

(GOV) DO NOT tell me that there is no evidence to say that Cannabis has Medical Value! How long will mankind have to suffer for sins of the people who put into action this genocide against us?

I am not a “legalizer”.  I will hold out for “repeal” of the Treaties and Statutes which made the cannabis plant “controlled schedule I” – to begin with - to grow on my own property, and consume in the manner in which I see fit, for  myself AND my family.  No one has the right …

DAPL-style protesters could face jail under new ‘critical infrastructure’ protection laws

New laws introducing harsher penalties against protesters who target “critical infrastructure” such as oil and gas pipelines are now pending in half a dozen states in the US. The legislation is aimed at deterring protests similar to the one that delayed operations at the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in …

Congressional Republicans Block Votes On Hemp Amendments

Published 2 days ago on May 16, 2018 By Tom AngellIn the latest development in a series of anti-cannabis moves, congressional Republican leadership has blocked consideration of several industrial hemp amendments.Supporters were seeking to attach the measures to the large-scale Farm Bill, which sets food and agriculture policy for the country, but the House Rules …

Mother & Daughter Camp In Trees For 34 days To Stop Pipeline

May 15th, 2018 by Kurt LowderRenewable energy is getting a boost as grassroot campaigns to stop pipelines and other fossil fuel developments are springing up organically all over the world. Terry and Minor Red, who are mother and daughter, were able to hold up a EQT Midstream Partners pipeline for at least 34 days. The …

Poor People’s Campaign kicks off in Frankfort

By Forward Kentucky - May 15, 2018The Poor People’s Campaign, a “national call for moral revival,” on Monday launched six weeks of non-violent direct action in state capitols across the country, including in Frankfort.The Poor People’s CampaignA movement started by Martin Luther King over 50 years ago, just before he was assassinated, this modern-day reincarnation  …

First, Marijuana. Are Magic Mushrooms Next?

In Oregon and Denver, where marijuana is legal for recreational use, activists are now pushing toward a psychedelic frontier: “magic mushrooms.”Groups in both states are sponsoring ballot measures that would eliminate criminal penalties for possession of the mushrooms whose active ingredient, psilocybin, can cause hallucinations, euphoria and changes in perception. They point to research showing …

TKP Thorne Peters, Day 39 of 39 Months–For Cannabis? #NoMensRea

He was sentenced to 36 months 100% time and 1 yr 30% time … so 39 months.Actus Reus Non Facit Reum Nisi Mens Sit ReaFor the act to be guilty, the mind must be guilty, for the mind to be guilty, the act must be criminal.Above:  A new book will be coming soon from TKP …