Daily Archives: July 3, 2014

Center for Disease Control: Alcohol Kills 1 in 10 Americans

Center for Disease Control: Alcohol Kills 1 in 10 Americans

As an advocate for cannabis legalization, we often times cite that alcohol is much more dangerous than cannabis will ever be, and cannabis is in fact is not dangerous at all by comparison. Sometimes we’ll even hear from some members of the population during the course of our work that “alcohol should be made illegal” […]

Will Washington DC Have Cannabis Legalization on the Ballot?

Will Washington DC Have Cannabis Legalization on the Ballot?

It’s official: petitioners in Washington DC have announced that they have enough signatures to have their proposal to legalize cannabis placed on the ballot this November. According to a press release from this Monday, June 30th, the DC Cannabis Campaign has collected over 60,000 signatures in support of Initiative 71, which is more than twice […]

Cannabis Not Used to Develop Hepatitis C Vaccine or Suppositories

Cannabis Not Used to Develop Hepatitis C Vaccine or Suppositories

It seems like there’s another over-the-top headline about cannabis every other day, from studies proclaiming it is, in fact, dangerous, to those that claim cannabis can cure just about everything. One popular story floating around right now sounds plausible. There has been a preventative vaccine for Hepatitis B for years, and now researchers at the […]

The Politics of Pot in Pennsylvania: A Mother’s Response

The Politics of Pot in Pennsylvania: A Mother’s Response

Last Friday, NY became the 23rd state to pass a bill for the medical use of marijuana. It’s a very limited bill. It’s limited to only patients with certain maladies all because the Governor wants it that way. Why does he feel he needs to pick and choose which patients will get possible relief and […]