NCAA To Re-Examine Drug Testing Policy

The NCAA announced yesterday that it plans to re-examine its approach to drug testing student-athletes for recreational drug use. The news comes just days after two University of Oregon football players were suspended for the College Football Playoff national championship

How To Get Stuck Kief Out Of A Marijuana Grinder

If you use a grinder, you know how frustrating it is to see a ton of kief stuck in the cracks, crevices, and the screen. If you’re like me, you really want to smoke that, right? But while scraping the

Help Win The Next Great Civil Rights Battle By Supporting Marijuana Reform

By John Payne Next Monday, we will commemorate the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., and his role in dismantling the Jim Crow system of racial segregation in the South. Although the United States has clearly made substantial progress on

DC Officials Move Forward To Enact Marijuana Legalization

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director District of Columbia city officials this week moved forward with their intentions to implement a voter-approved municipal initiative depenalizing marijuana possession and cultivation offenses. On Tuesday, city officials confirmed that Initiative 71 was transmitted

Vermont Governor Endorses Marijuana Legalization, RAND Study Released

Legalizing recreational marijuana production, distribution and possession in Vermont could generate significant tax revenues, but also involves costs and important decisions about how best to regulate the substance, according to a new RAND Corporation study. The report makes clear that

International Cannabis Business Conference Early Bird Tickets Offer Ends At Midnight

The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC), named the Marijuana Event of 2014 by us when it was held in Portland last year, is being held in San Francisco on February 15th-16th, and it is not to be missed if you

New Federal Asset Forfeiture Changes Will Impact Marijuana Enforcement

Asset forfeiture has been a major issue in the marijuana world. I have had many friends have run ins with law enforcement, just to see all of their money and some of their assets taken even though charges were never

Washington Recreational Marijuana Stores Lobbying For Medical Marijuana Regulations

When it comes to marijuana policy, Washington is a contentious place. It seems like ever since the start of the I-502 campaign, there has been tension in Washington between some recreational marijuana supporters and some medical marijuana supporters, especially business

Portland, Oregon Gets A NORML Chapter

I think that Portland, Oregon is one of the most underrated places when it comes to marijuana. Marijuana culture is very prevalent in Oregon’s largest city, and has been for a long time. There’s a reason that the late great

Sign Up For A Show-Me Cannabis Account

By Bryce Steinhoff As we look towards a busy and exciting next two years, Show-Me Cannabis has a number of new things coming on the digital front. You may have heard we’ve recently transitioned to NationBuilder as our organizing platform.