Maine Governor Wants to End Medical Cannabis Program & Tax Patients

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After losing his tireless battle to maintain recreational cannabis prohibition in his state, Maine Governor Paul LePage now wants to tax patients so the state can profit from their illnesses. Paul LePage says that now that there will be legal over-the-counter recreational marijuana, there is no reason to continue the states medical protections. From WGME: Gov. […]

DEA Crackdown On CBD Oil Cites International Drug Treaties

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The Drug Enforcement Agency have taken an even more intolerant stance against a medicine that many Americans rely on just to get through the day, because apparently their commitment to agreements among global superpowers precede the interests of the American people. The US federal government, whose commitment to honoring its treaties can currently be seen in the events […]

Outrage Over Kids Pants with Printed Leaves Is Japanese Maple, Not Cannabis

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Yet another group of prohibitionists have had their unfounded fears reported by mainstream media who did not bother to question whether the design on a pair of kids pants was actually marijuana. (pictured above: Varieties of Japanese Maple tree leaves, and some pants that confuse ignorant people.) Just after Halloween I reported on an incident […]

Examining the Questionable Claim That Marijuana Weakens Heart

St. Lukes University Hospital Network recently presented findings of a recent study at the American Heart Association’s annual science conference in New Orleans which suggests that marijuana use may increase risk of adverse cardiovascular phenomena – stress cardiomyopathy. Before we examine the claim that marijuana weakens heart muscles and leads to health problems, lets take […]