The Green Mountain State The door in Connecticut is technically not closed for legalization efforts this session. You can still discuss the topic with your representatives. Unfortunately, however, Connecticut missed the opportunity to become the first state in the United States to legislatively approve recreational use of cannabis. The Green Mountain State acted responsibly … [Read more...] about The Green Mountain State of Vermont
Support your testimonies with legalization statistics Tomorrow we continue the process toward cannabis legalization in the State of Connecticut. It is an exciting time as recreational legalization of cannabis spreads across the United States. Can Connecticut be the next state to shed the lies of prohibition? The state Judiciary Committee will hear and read resident … [Read more...] about Legalization Statistics from CO
Have you read S.B. 11? Good Morning Everyone. This week is a milestone in the Connecticut cannabis legalization process. Are you ready to support S.B. 11? Make sure to give it a read. This proposed bill will grant adults 21 and over the ability to grow 5 plants at a time. It also discusses how recreational cannabis would be implemented by July 2018. Hopefully … [Read more...] about CT S.B. 11
Public Hearing in Hartford for H.B. 5314 Today we can start making history in the state of Connecticut by spreading the truth of cannabis aka marijuana. The Committee for Public Health is hosting the first of two public hearings concerning House Bill 5314. The meeting is scheduled at the Legislative Office Building, Room 2C in Hartford, CT. … [Read more...] about CT H.B. 5314
Good Morning Everyone! It's almost time for a trip to Hartford. Finally, the weather is starting to feel like winter around here in Connecticut. Last week, it was easy to decide to stay inside, medicate, and watch a movie after shoveling out from the snow. Next week, regardless of the weather if you can, you should join the Dabbin Dad crew in Hartford to execute your civil … [Read more...] about Trip to Hartford!
History in the Making Good Morning, First, a big thank you! Everyone's positive feedback energizes us at Dabbin Dad to keep moving forward. This week is an important time in United States, we are witnessing history in the making with the inauguration of our next President of the United States. Yesterday, we celebrated the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King. His legacy … [Read more...] about History in the Making
Is Maine Ready for Legal Marijuana (Cannabis)? With votes still being recounted from the presidential election on November 8th, it appears the lack of trust in our election process is spreading and now affecting marijuana reform in Maine. Yesterday, Maine announced it would be recounting ballots to recreationally legalize cannabis within the state. I find it in poor taste … [Read more...] about Is Maine Ready for Legal Marijuana?
We Need to Make a Stand Some of you may have watched the first Presidential Debate last night, personally I could not stay up to watch it in its entirety. There was an early morning project which required my presence. I did not look forward to the alarm going off at 4am this morning. I really do not care for either party candidate, but I do like to listen to what they have … [Read more...] about We Need to Make a Stand
Via Wonkblog: The federal government and most states are throwing away $28 billion in yearly tax revenue by not legalizing marijuana, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation, an independent think tank. The bulk of that revenue -- $20.5 billion of it -- would accrue to states through the collection of excise taxes on marijuana sales, general sales taxes, and … [Read more...] about Study: States are losing out on billions of dollars by keeping pot illegal
Thought this was interesting... … [Read more...] about Video – Chris Barnes’ take on Marijuana