U.S. Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative

The United States Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative (USCHHI), was born of the idea that Cannabis is one of our inherited freedoms as individuals living upon this planet, which comes in the form of a plant as a God given gift.It may be used sacramentally, or as food, or medicine, or as a relaxant, much the …

US Supreme Court to consider challenge to 1965 Voting Rights Act

By Tom Carter 12 November 2012 On Friday, the Supreme Court announced that it would consider a legal challenge to the 1965 Voting Rights Act. The 1965 Voting Rights Act ranks among the most significant reforms that emerged from the upheavals of the civil rights period. The act overruled and abolished the myriad state laws …

Democrats Look to End Federal Intervention of Medical Marijuana

Submitted by Marijuana Policy Project on May 10, 2012 WASHINGTON—Democrats in the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to approve an amendment to the FY 2013 Commerce, Justice, State Appropriations bill late Tuesday that would effectively end the ability of federal agencies to enforce federal marijuana laws against individuals who are in compliance with state medical …