Absecon Police Department Still Think Being Inhumane Thugs Is Hilarious

After Dank Space exposed the New Jersey police departments belittling of their draconian behaviors, the Absecon Police Department decided to mock the critique in their social media.   Yesterday I shared a story about a police department that thinks their totalitarian destruction of human lives is an opportunity to solicit shitty jokes. After doing so, they […]

Colorado Governor Proposes 50% Marijuana Tax Hike “For the Children”

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John Hickenlooper wants to raise the already high taxes on recreational marijuana, allegedly to increase funding for Colorado’s public schools.   Recently the Colorado governor announced his plans to begin recriminalizing marijuana growing in such a way that would force more of the population into the taxed market; increasing state revenue and empowering corporate cannabis […]

Pittsburgh Lawyer to Test Legal Loophole In Cannabis Prohibition Laws

Pittsburgh NORML executive director, Patrick Nightingale, intends to use the very logic of prohibitionist laws in order to dismantle them.   The essence of his argument is pretty simple. Since Pennsylvania recognizes the legitimacy of cannabis as medicine by their laws, that negates the drug scheduling claim that marijuana has no medicinal benefits, and prohibition […]

Headlines Like “Teenager Stabbed Over Marijuana” Ignore True Cause of Violence

Whenever violent crimes and marijuana overlap police and the media are quick to blame the marijuana instead of the dangerous black markets created by prohibition.   Lakeville, Massachusetts police told local media, who reported it unquestioningly, that marijuana was the cause of a stabbing that occurred during a robbery. From WVCB: One teenager stabbed another […]

From Policy Maker to Corporate Profits: Colorado’s Regulation Leaders Go Private

Some of Colorado’s most powerful cannabis regulators are leaving to start a private consulting firm, which brings up some big ethical questions.   Let’s say that I was in charge of laws regarding cotton candy. For years I helped decide the allowable types of cotton candy, it’s production, sales and consumption – as well as […]

Maryland Police Chief Blames Cannabis for Increased Murders Instead of Bad Laws

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Prince George’s County Police Chief Hank Stawinski says that decriminalization of marijuana has led to rising murder rates over the past three years, but marijuana has not even been decriminalized in Maryland.   Once again a prohibitionists is cannibalizing human tragedy and ignoring the facts to opportunistically push a profitable but inhumane agenda. From NBC […]

Mother Loses Custody for Successfully Treating Daughters Pharmaceutical Withdrawals With Cannabis

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An Idaho woman has had her children removed from her custody after using cannabis to treat her daughter for life-threatening symptoms she suffered after being taken off prescribed psychotropic medications.   Ladies and gentlemen, we have our winner for the biggest scumbag doctor of 2016. The honor belongs to an Idaho doctor who was prescribing […]