http://www.sfexaminer.com/local/2011/05/if-tracked-medical-marijuana-growers-sf-fear-feds-thugs-could-obtain-addresses
May 30 2011

San Francisco officials want to keep a record of all suppliers of medical marijuana dispensaries, an idea that has some members of the pot community fuming.

http://www.celebstoner.com/201105247100/news/celebstoner-news/russell-brand-marijuana-busts.html
May 26 2011

CELEBSTONER: Russell Brand's deportation from Japan on Sunday stemmed from his many arrests in the UK. Press reports count 11 total, but except for his dust-up with a paparazzo last year, little is known about the actor's rap sheet - which includes several pot busts - until now.

http://arts.nationalpost.com/2011/05/25/marijuana-named-after-justin-bieber-for-sale-in-toronto/
May 25 2011

NATIONAL POST: Justin Bieber may prefer the scent of his new perfume to that of pot, but that doesn’t seem to concern the Toronto-area drug dealers who have named a new strain of marijuana after the pop star.

http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2011/05/24/police-find-mexican-traffickers-narcotank
May 25 2011

CNN: For the second time this month, officials in Mexico have seized a "narcotank" - a regular production vehicle that a drug cartel has turned in to a battle vehicle.

http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/dpp/news/only_on_fox/inside-a-marijuana-home-grow-house-5-23-2011
May 24 2011

FOX NEWS: PHOENIX - Medical marijuana is now legal in Arizona, and while it'll be a while before we see stores selling pot to patients, there are already a lot of people growing their own weed -- something that's allowed under the new law. As you're about to find out, it's a complex process. Go inside this marijuana growing operation -- this home-made structure is covered with white plastic sheets and filled with dozens of pot plants.

http://www.vancouversun.com/Hydroponic+firm+gives+homegrown+whole+meaning/4829760/story.html
May 24 2011

One of B.C.'s most successful hydroponic suppliers is transitioning from building marijuana-growing equipment to servicing aficionados of an entirely different class of herbs, mainly basil and microgreens.

http://www.canada.com/Legalization+probably+best/4794787/story.html
May 17 2011

"Legalizing pot along the same lines as we've legalize booze and tobacco is now pretty much a no-brainer. We will have much more success keeping it out of the hands of young people with that than the current enforcement efforts."

http://stopthedrugwar.org/speakeasy/2011/may/16/did_obama_really_say_hed_respect
May 17 2011

This administration went to great lengths to convince the American public that interference with state medical marijuana laws would no longer be a priority at the Dept. of Justice.

http://www.dcourier.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1&ArticleID=93862
May 16 2011

Arizona's Proposition 203 allows patients with debilitating medical conditions to obtain 2.5 ounces of marijuana, on the recommendation of their doctor, from a medical marijuana dispensary every 14 days. Patients who live more than 25 miles from a dispensary will be allowed to cultivate up to 12 marijuana plants in a closed and locked facility.

http://www.celebstoner.com/201105156993/news/celebstoner-news/sarah-silverman-what-about-lsd-for-pitchers.html
May 16 2011

CELEBSTONER: Fox had to know that if they let Sarah Silverman in the broadcast booth she would say something outrageous. During Saturday night's Yankees-Red Sox game, the Top CelebStoner told Joe Buck, "Steroids are wrong, but what about LSD for pitchers? That worked so well for Doc Ellis."