9 07, 2019

No Man, I Will NOT Share With You

By |2019-11-19T12:30:11-07:00July 9th, 2019|Consumption, Laws, Medical Marijuana Card|

One of the reasons that I decided to keep my decision to treat my chronic illness with medical marijuana was those pesky “hangers on”. I was already worried about the stigma attached to those who smoke cannabis being “junkies”, and I do not want the extra attention or opinions of others affecting me or causing [...]

31 01, 2017

My Caregiver Is Better Than a Dispensary

By |2019-11-19T05:57:43-07:00January 31st, 2017|Consumption, Laws|

Living in a state where medical marijuana consumption is a hot button issue, I try to keep up to date on the news in the best way that I can. Following the news in my state, a state judge ruled that medical marijuana dispensaries across the state can be shut down if county prosecutors deem [...]

7 09, 2016

Dealing With Nosey Neighbors

By |2019-11-19T07:28:02-07:00September 7th, 2016|Laws, Medical Marijuana Card, Personal Stories|

I will be the first person to admit that I do not like my neighbors. To me, they are a pair of crotchety old fogeys who go out of their way to throw sticks over our privacy fence and try to generally make my life horrible. When I got my prescription for medical marijuana, I [...]

6 08, 2016

Medical Marijuana and PTSD

By |2019-11-19T07:28:42-07:00August 6th, 2016|Consumption, Health Conditions, Laws, Personal Stories, Top Stories|

One time while we were out Ronnie told me that he wanted to move to another state that allowed use of medical marijuana to treat PTSD. He knew he had a problem, and the pills that he was taking were not helping. Smoking pot helped him; he knew this. When he smoked, he was relaxed.

5 01, 2016

Iran: Drug War Execution Spree

By |2018-09-27T12:37:21-07:00January 5th, 2016|Laws|

Iran hanged ten men convicted of drug trafficking Oct. 22, defying pleas from the United Nations, European Union and human rights groups. EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said she was "appalled" by the  hangings, which add "to the alarming execution rate in Iran". "Most of the executions took place after summary trials, without the [...]

16 01, 2015

Neighbors Can ‘Smoke Some Weed’ In Washington, But…

By |2018-09-27T12:37:22-07:00January 16th, 2015|Laws|

PORTLAND, Ore. — Now that marijuana is legal in neighboring Washington state, Portland police are offering some helpful advice to Oregon pot users. Sure, you can go over to Washington state to “smoke some weed,” a police advisory states, but you might get arrested for driving under the influence if you’re pulled over coming home, [...]

12 12, 2013

What Can The Feds REALLY Do To State Marijuana Legalization Efforts?

By |2019-11-19T06:23:27-07:00December 12th, 2013|Laws|

There has been a lot of talk in the media about the marijuana legalization initiatives that passed in Colorado and Washington State and what the federal reaction will be. 99% of the articles always say pretty much the same thing – ‘don’t get ahead of yourselves stoners, marijuana is still illegal at the federal level [...]