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  • Police
    Police deceive, threaten and arrest youth for minor offense
    WATERTOWN, Wis. -Today, started out like any other day. It’s the day after Christmas, also known as Boxing Day in Canada — having a duel citizenship for both Canada and the United States, that’s a holiday I also celebrate.However...
  • "Eleven pipers piping"
    Twelve Days of Christmas: My True Love gave to me, Eleven pipers piping
    Hmmm…pipers piping. Today we would assume that this would be eleven gentlemen smoking their pipes and polluting the air. An often used old sarcastic remark is used when we are telling someone that if they don’t like something we say ...
  • Smoking a joint
    Nebraska and Oklahoma suing Colorado over marijuana
    Two states filed suit against Colorado Thursday over the legalization of marijuana. Nebraska and Oklahoma are upset over the Centennial State’s common sense approach to the drug, and rather than being proactive have decided to shift blame...
  • Teens prefer e-cigarettes reports new study
    Teens prefer e-cigarettes reports new study
    According to a survey published on December 16 by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute on Drug Abuse, e-cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens. The study also reported on other trends among...
  • Teens use less marijuana in 2014 than 2013
    Teenage marijuana use significantly declines as more states legalize
    Teenage marijuana use has significantly declined from 2013 to 2014, as more and more states legalize both medical and recreational use, according to the study, 2014 Monitoring the Future Survey. The survey was conducted by the University of...
  • Rep Moody's Marijuana Bill
    Texas cannabis conservatism faces Reefer Reformation
    As a socially and politically conservative state, sometimes called The Buckle of the Bible Belt, there's little surprise that Texas can't pass a marijuana decriminalization law, a recreational marijuana law, or even a medical marijuana law...
  • How to Roll a Blunt for Dummies
    How to Roll a Blunt for Dummies!
    Okay, we’re going to be honest here, when we first saw this book (for sale at Eternal Con out on Long Island) we thought that it was a gag book. Needless to say, imagine our surprise when — upon sitting down and actually reading it ...
  • Marijuana scavenger hunt announced in Denver
    Marijuana scavenger hunt announced in Denver
    Hemp House Clothing, a Denver-based company based around, you guessed it, hemp products, has announced a cannabis scavenger hunt for mid-January. A spokesperson for Hemp House told Examiner.com in an exclusive tip that the official announcement...
  • Promo Pic for Live Studio Taping of Vocal Point concerning Marijuana
    Live Studio Taping of Vocal Point talks legalizing Marijuana in the District
    Did you know? During the 2014 mid-term elections, Washington, D.C. voted to legalize marijuana for all uses.Rumor has it that many have lauded this result while others, particularly certain members of congress, aren't so happy.What: You're...
  • Medical Marijuana for Osteoarthritis
    Study Shows Cannabis Can Treat Pain From Osteoarthritis
    Pain from osteoarthritis leaves many debilitated due to stiff and swollen joints. While prescriptions are readily available for osteoarthritis sufferers, they often leave patients with the choice of living between two worlds: If they take...
  • Consequences of marijuana legalization in Colorado
    Consequences of marijuana legalization in Colorado
    The recent legalization of marijuana in Colorado resulted in delight from some residents and dismay among others. A new study evaluated the impact of this legalization. The findings were published online on December 8 in the Journal of the...
  • Marijuana
    Marijuana And Its Effect On Your Brain Health
    Marijuana has an immediate effect on the brain right away. THC does tend to activate the rewards system in the brain, in the very same manner that it does any other drugs of abuse normally do. This is because it does stimulate brain cells to...
  • Legal marijuana sales turn Black Fridays Green
    Legal marijuana sales turn Black Fridays Green
    The lines may be a little shorter at the Black Friday store sales in states like Colorado where legal recreational marijuana has consumers lining up overnight for Green Friday sales. Some stores offered as much as an 80 percent discount on...
  • Going mainstream
    Marijuana in the modern world-- 'Too High To Fail'
    Money and morality have butted heads for centuries, rarely making very compatible bed-fellows. The most memorable, perhaps, are the ill-conceived years of Prohibition in the 1920’s, a curtailment that ended when calmer and more reasonable...
  • With GOP triumph in fall elections outlook for Wisconsin pot law reform dims
    With GOP triumph in fall elections outlook for Wisconsin pot law reform dims
    The Nov. 4 elections had two big winners nationwide: Republican candidates and marijuana legalization. Wisconsin, Republicans strengthened their legislative majorities and Gov. Scott Walker was reelected over challenger Mary Burke, and the GOP...