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Stephen Colbert Introduces Mainstream America to Indiana’s First Church of Cannabis

Stephen Colbert Introduces Mainstream America to Indiana’s First Church of Cannabis

Greener Culture September 30, 2015 0

For those understandably hesitant to just leap into a lifetime commitment to religion, maybe the First Church of Cannabis in Indianapolis, Indiana is more your speed. Their website provides a helpful overview of its

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Nation’s First Marijuana Resort to Open in South Dakota

Nation’s First Marijuana Resort to Open in South Dakota

Greener Culture September 30, 2015 0

The Santee Sioux tribe has already proven its business acumen, running a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a 240-head buffalo ranch on the plains of South Dakota. But those enterprises have not been

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Someone is Arrested for Marijuana Every 45 Seconds in the U.S. and This Florida Police Group Wants It Legalized

Someone is Arrested for Marijuana Every 45 Seconds in the U.S. and This Florida Police Group Wants It Legalized

Greener Culture September 29, 2015 0

With daily headlines featuring new innovations in cannabis technology, business and culture, it can be easy to forget the cold truth that marijuana is still very much an illegal drug in most of the

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Petitioners Again Trying to Legalize Medical Marijuana in Oklahoma

Petitioners Again Trying to Legalize Medical Marijuana in Oklahoma

Greener Culture September 28, 2015 0

Supporters of an initiative petition seeking to legalize medical marijuana will begin gathering signatures Thursday. Secretary of State Chris Benge has notified supporters that no protests had been filed and the protest period had

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UK parliament may finally debate the legalization of weed

UK parliament may finally debate the legalization of weed

Greener Culture July 27, 2015 0

A petition calling for the legalization of cannabis in the UK has garnered over 150,000 signatures, surpassing the 100,000 needed for a debate in Parliament to be considered. Entitled “Make the production, sale and

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Obama Administration Removes Crucial Barrier to Marijuana Research

Obama Administration Removes Crucial Barrier to Marijuana Research

Greener Culture June 24, 2015 0

In a long-sought move anticipated by many marijuana reform advocates, the White House today announced that it was removing a major obstacle to marijuana research – the Public Health Service (PHS) Review. “This announcement

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TEXAS PANEL VOTES TO DECRIMINALIZE SMALL AMOUNT OF POT

TEXAS PANEL VOTES TO DECRIMINALIZE SMALL AMOUNT OF POT

Greener Culture May 6, 2015 0

For the first time, a committee in the Legislature has approved a bill to decriminalize possession of marijuana, a move advocates hailed as a milestone moment in Texas. The state House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee

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MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES COULD OPEN IN HAWAII BY NEXT YEAR

MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES COULD OPEN IN HAWAII BY NEXT YEAR

Greener Culture April 3, 2015 0

Hawaii has had a medical marijuana program for well over a decade now, but has never allowed medical marijuana dispensaries on the islands. That has harmed a lot of patients, forcing them to go

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MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION IN NEVADA: VOTERS TO DECIDE WHETHER TO REGULATE LIKE ALCOHOL

MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION IN NEVADA: VOTERS TO DECIDE WHETHER TO REGULATE LIKE ALCOHOL

Greener Culture March 14, 2015 0

Cannabis or marijuana possession and sale for recreational use in Nevada could be legalized in November next year as the legislature is expected to let voters decide whether to regulate it like alcohol. Nevada

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Congress Blocks Feds From Targeting Medical Marijuana, Hemp Cultivation

Congress Blocks Feds From Targeting Medical Marijuana, Hemp Cultivation

Greener Culture December 16, 2014 0

States with legal hemp cultivation and medical marijuana programs just got historic support from Congress. Included in the federal spending bill released late Tuesday are amendments that prohibit the Department of Justice from using

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