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Five Myths About Legal Marijuana in Colorado

Five Myths About Legal Marijuana in Colorado

MYTH: Cannabis distribution centers are going to run out of weed! They are not exactly running out of product so quickly that they will not be able to compensate for the crush. However, the “openers” – the 3 dozen or so original businesses selling cannabis on New Year’s Day – are understandably feeling the weight […]

Cannabis Prohibition — American Criminal Justice’s Feeder

Cannabis Prohibition — American Criminal Justice’s Feeder

PHOTO: Diane Fornbacher/Ladybud Magazine There is no greater symptom of America’s failed war on some drugs than the continued prohibition of cannabis. With approximately 1:7 Americans illegally using the sacred herb (1:4 young people between the age of 15-25), no other greater impetus for law enforcement to invade citizens’ private spaces than in pursuit of […]

Senate Panel Hearing on Conflict Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws Provides Some Clarification

Senate Panel Hearing on Conflict Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws Provides Some Clarification

In a memorandum issued by the Department of Justice (DOJ) less than two weeks ago, Deputy Attorney General James Cole outlined a list of 8 priorities the DOJ will enforce—regarding the two states, Washington and Colorado, who legalized the recreational use of cannabis last November. To clarify the memo better, a historic Senate Judiciary Committee […]