Category: Politics

05

Jul2018
On July 1st, 2018, a bill legalizing Vermont recreational cannabis went into effect. Citizens of Vermont can now legally possess cannabis within the state.
July 5, 2018Lane Trachy

03

Jul2018
Despite staunch opposition, Oklahoma voted on Tuesday June 26th, 2018 to become the 30th state in the U.S. to approve medical marijuana.
July 3, 2018Lane Trachy
canada-legalizes-cannabis

21

Jun2018
What has been debated, voted on, and discussed for many years has finally occurred. The Canadian government has legalized recreational cannabis. On Wednesday June 20th, 2018, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that starting October 17th of 2018, recreational cannabis will be fully legal in Canada. Trudeau has allotted enough time ... Read More
June 21, 2018Lane Trachy
gop-endorses-cannabis

19

Jun2018
In what is a surprising move, the Texas GOP endorses cannabis for medicinal use in their new party platform. They also now support rescheduling of cannabis.
June 19, 2018Lane Trachy
state-cannabis-laws

14

Jun2018
President Trump recently gave support for a bipartisan state cannabis laws protection bill that would give states the freedom to make their own cannabis laws.
June 14, 2018Lane Trachy
boehner-changes-cannabis-views

12

Apr2018
Former republican House Speaker John Boehner previously “utterly opposed” cannabis legalization. A recent statement shows signs he may have changed his views.
April 12, 2018Lane Trachy
commercial-cannabis-cultivation

27

Mar2018
Cannabis cultivation in the Netherlands is highly restrictive, but it is trying to legalize commercial growing operations to help quell a thriving black market.
March 27, 2018Lane Trachy
candidate-smoking-joint

08

Mar2018
Benjamin Wolf’s ad, sitting in front of an American flag and holding a lit joint, goes viral on social media. Who is this political candidate smoking a joint?
March 8, 2018Lane Trachy
medical-marijuana-access

13

Feb2018
Republican Senator Cory Gardner is protesting Jeff Sessions’ decision on states’ medical marijuana access by blocking votes on DOJ officials.
February 13, 2018Lane Trachy