Pros and Cons of Legalizing Marijuana – 9 Facts You Should Know!

Cannabis - Legal or Illegal

The legalization of marijuana has been a hot topic of debate for many years in the US. Only two countries in the world, Canada and Uruguay, have officially legalized the sale and consumption of recreational marijuana. However, many countries have decriminalized its use. In the US, 10 states and the District of Columbia have legalized […]

Examining the Pros and Cons of Legalizing Marijuana

marijuana possession in a non-legal state

More than half of the nation recognizes the benefits of medical marijuana. Nine out of 50 states have legalized both the medical and recreational use of marijuana. For those who support the legalization of cannabis, they understand its many benefits and often compare its use to alcohol, which has been legal nationwide since the end […]

Pete Sessions: The Reason Congress Can’t Vote on Cannabis Legizlation

Pete Sessions

Pete Sessions may be a name you are not familiar with. This congressman is not, in any way related to the Attorney General Jeff Sessions. But these two Sessions have something in common: they profoundly despise marijuana. Pete is one of the primary reason for the government’s slow progress in the legalization of marijuana and […]

Lawsuit Challenging the Federal Prohibition of Cannabis was Dismissed by Judge

Lawsuit Challenging the Federal Prohibition of Cannabis was Dismissed

The lawsuit that challenged the federal prohibition of marijuana was dismissed. February 14’s triumph quickly faded for the marijuana advocates when Judge Alvin Hellerstein moved the motion to suspend the case this Monday. The Judge of the U.S. District Court made some statements regarding his renewed positive perspective on cannabis- an act which seemed unlikely […]

Remembering Dennis Peron – Father of Medical Marijuana

Dennis Peron

Dennis Peron was a Vietnam war veteran, an American businessman, a political activist, and the Father of Medical Marijuana. On January 27, 2018, he passed away at the age of 72. The San Francisco Chronicle reported that he died of lung cancer at the Veteran’s Administration Health Center in San Francisco. Peron was one of […]

UN Appoints Pro Legalization Secretary General – Antonio Guterres

It is not just the Trump White House that promises to shake up the old world order in 2017. The legalization of cannabis continues to make international headlines far beyond American state politics. This year, it is likely that the first real, coordinated international concessions will begin to be made at the UN level. The […]

Austria: Will It Follow Its Neighbor Germany’s Marijuana Reforms Soon?

Cannabis in Austria

More than 20% of adults in Austria have used marijuana and between 67-94% of the population believes that it should be legalized for medical purposes. However, the state of decriminalization in this Germanic nation remains in limbo as Europe figures out how to proceed on the overall question of ending prohibition. There is still no […]

A Brief History of the Marijuana Legalization Movement

A Brief History of the Marijuana Legalization Movement Globally

The battle for marijuana legalization started as soon as it was banned back in the 1930s. Before the ban, the plant was used by many civilizations for different purposes, most commonly for healing and aromatherapy. Its history goes way back to BC… and now, after many years, the plant is making history again as the […]

The Great Marijuana Organizations Fighting for Legalization

The great organizations fighting for marijuana

The great battle for the truth behind marijuana legalization is being brought to light by various marijuana organizations all over the world, who believe in its medicinal value and other benefits to man.   The great organizations who have fought for marijuana since its prohibition have had countless battles throughout the years with institutions, who dismiss […]