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Coronavirus and Sumpter, Oregon

Marijuana shops were declared essential early on, our rental cabins also never had to close, so there hasn’t really been much change to my day-to-day working life in this crisis.

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Fulfilling Birthday Wishes at the Pot Shop

A little instant karma comes my way on the 21st birthday of two women seeking marijuana.

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National Drug Policy Funders to Idaho: You’re On Your Own

For half a million dollars, Idaho could have been the next medical marijuana state. Making the ballot has always been the only question, as polls have consistently shown about three-in-four Idahoans are for it.

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M-M-M-My Corona

If you’re worried about me during this coronavirus outbreak, well, that makes two of us. I’ve been working in the “gig economy” since I was a teenager. Jobs with W-2s and paychecks are less frequent in my résumé than jobs with 1099’s and a few single-member LLCs trying to remain solvent. I’ve got no health […]

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The Essential Cannabis Book – A Field Guide for the Curious (Review)

Review: The Essential Cannabis Book – A Field Guide for the Curious, by Rob Mejia With the proliferation of legal and medical marijuana throughout North America there has been a flood of books out there promising to be the perfect book for the cannabis beginner. The Essential Cannabis Book – A Field Guide for the […]

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Three Senate Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization

Three Senate Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization Just because Michigan (legal), Missouri (medical), North Dakota (legal), and Utah (medical) are the only states voting on statewide marijuana issues, that doesn’t mean marijuana reform isn’t on ballot in all fifty states. Yesterday, we looked at three candidates for the US House, based on how NORML […]

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Three House Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization

Three House Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization How exciting for Michigan and North Dakota to be voting on marijuana legalization and for Missouri and Utah to be voting on medical marijuana! It’s a great election for marijuana… unless you live in a state that’s not voting to end marijuana prohibition, right? Wrong! With help […]

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Three Governor Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization

Three Governor Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization The election is almost upon us! While some of us get the thrill of voting for state marijuana legalization (Michigan and North Dakota) or medical marijuana (Missouri and Utah), there are still plenty of races nationwide that can have a huge impact on the future of marijuana […]

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Three Pivotal Candidates for Marijuana Legalization

Three Pivotal Candidates for Marijuana Legalization How exciting for Michigan and North Dakota to be voting on marijuana legalization and for Missouri and Utah to be voting on medical marijuana! It’s a great election for marijuana… unless you live in a state that hasn’t escaped marijuana prohibition, right? Wrong! With help from our friends at […]

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HIGH TIMES’ 2018 Marijuana Election Guide

HIGH TIMES’ 2018 Marijuana Election Guide 2016 was a watershed election year that doubled the number of legalized marijuana states and brought medical marijuana to three more. Since then, increasing majorities support legalization, West Virginia passed medical marijuana, and Vermont and Canada have legalized marijuana. Despite the rising national support, efforts at marijuana law reform […]