Cannabis is the new gold rush. It’s an industry with an almost comical level of rapid growth, with cannabis spending estimated to hit $57 billion worldwide by 2027.
The U.S.’s 50 state governors just got their annual report cards from a leading national marijuana legalization organization, and—for the first time—over half of them got passing grades.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Mr. Keith Stroup is a Washington, DC public-interest attorney who founded NORML in 1970. Stroup obtained his undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Illinois in 1965, and in 1968 he graduated from Georgetown Law School in Washington, DC. Following two years as staff counsel for the National Commission onRead More
Colorado governor faces tough re-election challenge from Republican Bob Beauprez
CANNABIS CULTURE - NORML Canada held its first National Conference – with an impressive list of expert speakers – as part of the Champs Canada trade show in Toronto on May 24 and 25.
Ex-trooper with Baltimore roots works to convert war on drugs to a legal drug industry
In a sign of changing times, at least two separate marijuana initiative campaigns are getting underway in Wyoming, one of the reddest of the red states. One initiative would legalize marijuana and hemp, while the other limits itself to medical marijuana.
Could the upcoming Super Bowl broadcast a pro-marijuana spot?
CANNABIS CULTURE - Despite growing public support for marijuana legalization, US drug warriors, some of them with not-so-vested interests, are seeking to tighten the screws on consumers by imposing new and tougher drug testing rules that have nothing to do with safety or impairment.
A recent Public Policy Polling study reveals that 58 percent of Tar Heels under age 65 support legalizing medical marijuana.