Recreational

News Regarding Recreational Cannabis

Tennessee’s second largest city, Memphis, has joined the state’s largest city, Nashville, in passing an ordinance that would decrease the penalties for those caught possessing pot within city limits. On Tuesday, the Memphis City Council approved the measure in question...
Do you remember the name, Charlo Greene? She’s the former television reporter who quit her job while she was on air as a crusade for the freedom to smoke weed. Well, now she’s in the news again, but for less...
Legislation that would legalize the consumption of cannabis for recreational purposes for anyone 19-years-old and older has been introduced by New Jersey Republican Assemblyman Michael Carrol.   The legislation in question, Assembly Bill 4193, which has been referred to the Assembly...
On Tuesday, the pro-pot organization pushing to legalize cannabis for recreational consumption in Arizona, the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, launched a statewide television advertising campaign that supports the passing of Proposition 205.   The ad in question, viewable below,...
In November, voters in California will have an opportunity to decide whether or not to permit adults 21-years-old and over to consume cannabis recreationally. We have a pretty good feeling that cannabis consumers will have something to toke about once...
On Tuesday, the Nashville Metropolitan Council voted all but unanimously to pass a bill that would reduce penalties for possession of small amounts of pot intended for personal use. The bill in question, which passed with a vote of 35-3,...
The company that produces the most popular brand of hemp soap on the planet, Dr. Bronner’s, has committed a large sum of cash to help bring an end to cannabis prohibition in five states with legislation to legalize weed...
Contrary to popular belief, not all of the tourists visiting Colorado these days are doing so to sample the offerings at the state’s legal pot shops. But officials at the Colorado Tourism Office want to make sure out-of-state visitors...
By: Gene Johnson – Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — More than two years after Washington state launched legal marijuana sales, it's planning to test pot for banned pesticides more regularly. The state's Liquor and Cannabis Board said Thursday it's paying the...
Big Shocker: Arizona Pharmaceutical Company Tells A Non-Truth Pharmaceutical executives from Insys Therapeutics Inc. in Arizona recently donated $500,000 intended to fund an anti-weed legalization effort going on in their state. The company claimed they were doing so out of...
Lower Taxes For Retail Weed Coming in 2017 For Colorada The legalization of pot for recreational consumption in Colorado has helped reduce black market sales of the drug in the state, however, state officials would like to see that particular...
Cannabis Dispensaries Are Being Approved For Licenses in Alaska Cannabis consumers in Alaska could see retail pot shops popping up around the state by as soon as the end of 2016. It’s been reported that the state’s Marijuana Control...
Arizona May Legalize Recreational Weed in 2016 Now that a judge has officially rejected a challenge by an anti-legalization group, voters in the state of Arizona will have an opportunity to decide whether or not to allow cannabis to be...
California Voters Are Fired Up To Legalize in 2016 Voters in the state of California will have an opportunity to decide whether or not to legalize cannabis for recreational consumption this November. California Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative, successfully...
Maine May Legalize Recreational Cannabis in 2016 Residents of Maine that are eligible to vote will have an opportunity to choose if they would like to permit adults to consume cannabis recreationally in 2016. The Maine Legalize Marijuana Initiative also referred to...
Massachusetts Voters Decide on Recreational Weed in November Voters in Massachusetts will have the chance to decide whether or not to permit adults to use cannabis for recreational purposes in November. The Massachusetts Marijuana Legalization Initiative, also referred to as Question...
Nevada To Vote On Recreational Cannabis in November Residents of Nevada will have the opportunity to decide whether or not to permit adults to consume and possess cannabis for recreational purposes this November. The Nevada Marijuana Legalization Initiative, which will be...
Medical Cannabis Initiative Makes The Ballot In North Dakota Registered voters in the state of North Dakota will have the opportunity to vote on whether or not to permit the use of cannabis for medical purposes in November. The legislation in...
New Illinois Law Reduces Penalties For Pot Possession The governor of Illinois has made life a little easier for residents that choose to use cannabis for recreational purposes by agreeing to reduce penalties for those caught in possession of small...
How Much Weed Would A Weed Smoker Smoke If A Weed Smoker Could Smoke Legal Weed? The sales of legal weed for recreational purposes has been underway for a little under two years now in the state of Washington, which gives...