Marijuana Moment President Joe Biden is cheering another state-level action to clear marijuana conviction records action following his own presidential pardons, applauding Connecticut for taking action to provide relief to those who’ve been criminalized over cannabis. He similarly voiced approval after Oregon’s governor pardoned tens of thousands of cannabis cases last … [Read more...] about Biden Applauds Another State For Clearing Marijuana Records Following His Presidential Pardons
Lamont Goes To New York For Cannabis, Vaping Summit
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy NEW YORK, NY — Gov. Ned Lamont said there was agreement following a meeting with the governors of New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey, that they would work together to come up with a similar set of rules around cannabis legalization. Government officials … [Read more...] about Lamont Goes To New York For Cannabis, Vaping Summit
The Cannabis Conversation
It's time to get real people. It's not funny to hear people in Connecticut say "Isn't weed legal already?!?" WTF, over! Ummm.... no, it's not. If you think it is, go lite up next to the police station, courthouse, or your town hall and see how fast you get a ticket or worse! It's reality check time!!! Are you ready? Get angry, you have a right! Our government believes … [Read more...] about The Cannabis Conversation
NY Governor “Isn’t Sure” if Marijuana Legalization Will Be In This Year’s Budget
After besting Democratic primary challengers more progressive on cannabis than he, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo seemed sure that he could legalize marijuana when voters re-elected him last year. In early January, he seemed sure that he could legalize adult cannabis use in the first 100 days of his [...] You can view the whole article at this link NY Governor “Isn’t Sure” if … [Read more...] about NY Governor “Isn’t Sure” if Marijuana Legalization Will Be In This Year’s Budget
It's Election Day and it's time to vote. Today is Connecticut's General Election. We have an opportunity to vote for change, regardless of your party affiliation. We have heard from the candidates, both on the state and local levels and now is the time to exercise your right to vote. It's time to correct Connecticut's problems Regardless on how you feel as it concerns to … [Read more...] about Please Vote
Governor of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Legalizes Cannabis
Another Commonwealth falls. This time in the middle of the Pacific. Gov. Ralph DLG. Torres of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) signed groundbreaking legislation on Friday, legalizing the recreational use of cannabis for the small United States territory. The Northern Mariana Islands is a small group of islands in the Pacific Ocean with a … [Read more...] about Governor of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Legalizes Cannabis
New York Health Department Announces Support of Cannabis Legalization
"Ultimately, the assessment concludes that “the positive effects of a regulated marijuana market in NYS outweigh the potential negative impacts.” And further, that “areas that may be cause for concern can be mitigated with regulation and proper use of public education” that prioritizes at-risk populations." When will Connecticut legislators open their eyes and ears? It is … [Read more...] about New York Health Department Announces Support of Cannabis Legalization
Almost Debate Time
Who is ready to witness Connecticut Gubernatorial candidates make history by speaking candidly about cannabis, legalization, social and criminal justice reform and how we can fight the opiate crisis here in Connecticut! This appears to be the first-ever Gubernatorial debate to structured around the topic of cannabis. According to a recent Sacred Heart Poll, 70.6 percent of … [Read more...] about Almost Debate Time
Are Connecticut Legislators the ones High?
Who are your legislators? As someone who has experienced cannabis daily for the last five plus years, I find it troubling that in 2017, people do not think for themselves. While the media sometimes has great intentions, let’s not forget they are a business. We cannot take everything we see on the news as a necessarily factual truth any longer. The media is so eager to … [Read more...] about Are Connecticut Legislators the ones High?