The state of Illinois recently legalized recreational cannabis. Sales reached a gaudy $3.2 million on the very first day alone. 
January 7, 2020Lane Trachy


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


Virginia medical marijuana laws update - Virginia passes Senate Bill 726 which allows doctors to recommend CBD and THC-A to patients for any condition.
February 8, 2018Lane Trachy
HMD Releases Groundbreaking Report About Medical Marijuana


Report Acknowledging Marijuana's Efficacy As Medicine HMD Releases Groundbreaking Report About Medical Marijuana- The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a comprehensive report acknowledging that “conclusive or substantial evidence” exists for cannabis’ efficacy in patients suffering from chronic pain, and sharply criticized longstanding federal regulatory barriers to marijuana research ... Read More
January 12, 2017Daily Dose


https://youtu.be/q_JdvZy8X0E By Sam Sabzehzar  |  February 3, 2013 California state coordinator Dale Gieringer gives a lecture at this year's California NORML Conference, marking the 100th year California has maintained a prohibition on marijuana. Dale Gieringer has been the state coordinator of California NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) since 1987. ... Read More
February 3, 2013Sam Sabzehzar


In the first part of this clip, Sen. Mark Leno expresses his support for Daisy Bram, mother of 3, who is fighting CPS to retain custody of her children. https://youtu.be/jd5LIMvugFU By Sam Sabzehzar  |  January 31, 2013 Senator Mark Leno shared a stage with a rare mama bear at the California NORML 100 ... Read More
January 31, 2013Sam Sabzehzar


MAPS is celebrating 25 years of research and education in Oakland, California and Medical Marijuana 411 is proud to work with alongside such intellectual giants. By Sam Sabzehzar  |  December 8, 2011 One of the workshops during the MAPS conference will be focusing on the science and politics of medical cannabis and ... Read More
December 8, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


Medical Marijuana Patients, Supporters Rally TODAY in Sacramento Against DOJ Attacks - Lively, peaceful protest called for Noon today, Wednesday, Nov 9th at Sacramento federal building By Kris Hermes  |  Americans for Safe Access Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and a coalition of advocacy and labor groups are staging a demonstration at Noon ... Read More
November 9, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


By Kandice Hawes  |  August 9, 2011 OC NORML's 8 Year Anniversary Party will be held this Friday, August 12, at Giovanni's Pizza, who have been graciously hosting the group's monthly meetings, alongside the Orange County Chapter of Americans for Safe Access. The pizzeria will be closed for the event that will ... Read More
August 9, 2011Sam Sabzehzar