It's Official: Massachusetts Retail starts Tuesday!!! Two marijuana stores in Massachusetts were given the green light Friday to begin selling to recreational customers next week, making them the first commercial pot shops in the eastern United States. Both stores, one located in Northampton and the other in Leicester, said they would open Tuesday morning after the … [Read more...] about Are You Making A Trip North to Massachusetts?
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
Expungement not Pardons Just like us in the United States, Canada has identified that it too has seen cannabis prohibition unfairly affect those in minority demographics. It's sad to hear that this issue specifically transcended our northern border. It is not ok to treat people differently based on the color of their skin or their culture. This is not the first time … [Read more...] about Pardons don’t go far enough. Convictions for cannabis possession must be expunged
The Return to Cannabis Here is an interesting article on the topic of individuals starting to consume cannabis after years away from the plant. Prohibition pushed people into the closet or they risked opportunities in life. It is truly a disappointing truth here in the United States. For too long, lives were unnecessarily destroyed because of cannabis. Thankfully … [Read more...] about Coming Back to Cannabis? Here’s What You Need to Know
New Poll reports 66% of US citizens support legalization. So have you heard?? The majority of US citizens believe cannabis should be legalized and prohibition should end. Two-thirds of Americans now support legalizing marijuana, this is the highest percentage ever! No, we are not joking. Gallup, the survey behemoth, has polled this topic since they first polled … [Read more...] about Gallup Poll Indicates Marijuana Support Growth
Why can't Massachusetts medical marijuana labs also test recreational pot? Yeah we call BS on this too. You're saying medical marijuana labs don't know how to test recreational cannabis? Explain to us how this isn't about generating even more state revenue... I mean come on, two years later and the state still has excuses. I'm pretty sure there is a saying that … [Read more...] about Why can’t Massachusetts medical marijuana labs also test recreational pot?
This is a big deal for more than just Utah. This decision will effect followers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints though-out the country, even here in Connecticut. From a religion who preaches the dangers of vices, this is a monumental decision. Mormons believe that it is important for families to spend a lot of time together, and that after they … [Read more...] about The Mormon Church to Support Medical Marijuana
Arrests are on the rise Cannabis arrests are reportedly increasing in Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey. Please say it isn't so. Please be safe and smart when you travel. So there are reports that cannabis related arrests are on the rise in some areas outside of urban centers. This is truly disappointing to see progress hindered by people who fail to adapt and educate … [Read more...] about Cannabis Arrests are Rising in Some Parts
Ooh Rah!!! This is exciting. Two Democratic U.S. senators filed legislation on Wednesday that would effectively legalize medical marijuana for military veterans and let government doctors help them access it. #22toomany It's only right and moral for the Federal Government to take care of the medical needs of our military veterans. They fight to protect the United … [Read more...] about Senate Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana For Military Veterans
Happy Labor Day! It's time for some fun and festivities. Who is ready to party? We know we are ready to unwind a little today. We hope everyone has a Happy Labor Day! As we wrap up the unofficial end of summer, we hope everyone enjoys the company of family and friends. After today the work towards legalization persists, today however is for rest and relaxation. … [Read more...] about Happy Labor Day