May 312012
 
Signature Gathering Drive For Medical Marijuana Initiative Successfully Completed In Del Mar

Initiative Would Allow And Regulate Medical Marijuana Dispensaries In Del Mar Citizens for Patient Rights (www.citizens4patientsrights.org), in association with the Patient Care Association (www.pcaca.org), is pleased to announce that at 2:30pm on Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 we submitted our signature petition to allow and regulate medical marijuana dispensaries in Del Mar to the Del Mar City Clerk! In total, we submitted over 961 signatures in favor of our petition to allow and regulate medical marijuana dispensaries in Del Mar signatures. 303 valid signatures are necessary in order to qualify an [...]

May 312012
 
CA Assembly Approves Landmark Medical Cannabis Bill AB 2312

California Assembly Approves AB 2312 The California Assembly just approved AB 2312, a bill by Assemblymember Tom Ammiano (D-SF) that will create a statewide board to regulate medical cannabis. The Senate will take up the bill next. Advocates are thrilled, and vow to build on this momentum to make sure the bill is also approved in the Senate and signed by Governor Brown. The campaign to adopt AB 2312 has already seen a dramatic expansion in the coalition for medical cannabis, including the influential United Food and Commercial Workers Union, [...]

May 312012
 
Low Stress Is The Secret To High Quality Yields

Would you rather end up with a pound of mids, or a half pound of the chronic? I grew up raising cattle with my grandpa the old fashioned way. No antibiotics, no cruelty, no force-feeding, and chasing the cows could earn you a boot to the ass. Fast forward to our present day treatment of livestock, and the horrors are endless. The consequences are an unhealthy populace, environmental destruction, and animal cruelty. The same is true of your plants. If you are just starting out with your first crop you [...]

May 312012
 
Why Do Democrats Defend The Drug War?

by Scott Morgan The rank hypocrisy of Obama’s position on pot has been amplified rather dramatically by last week’s revelation that he literally smoked more than his share of it back in high school. It’s an important conversation to have, but I think this analysis by Paul Waldman in The American Prospect lands a little off the mark. At the moment, there remains a strong incentive to support the status quo, lest you be targeted in your next race as some kind of hippie-lover. The incentives on the other side, [...]

May 312012
 
San Diego Judge Throws Out Case Against Marijuana Collective

by Monterey Bud Well this looks like it’s a great week for Dexter Padilla, a marijuana collective owner and cultivator… and not so much for Bonnie Dumanis, D.A. of San Diego. The dismissal by a San Diego judge of the charges against Mr. Padilla, the president of a medical marijuana collective, following a week long trial that ended with a hung jury after declaring a mistrial Superior Court Judge Laura Parsky took the bizarre, yet welcome step of dismissing the marijuana charges against master cultivator Padilla. Mr. Padilla, the marijuana [...]

The World Needs Hemp

 Posted by on May 31, 2012 at 10:52 AM  Hemp  4 Responses »
May 312012
 
The World Needs Hemp

Legalize Industrial Hemp To Help Save Our Planet By Anthony Johnson Hemp–an environmentally friendly, sustainable crop with aplethora of uses–is legal to grow in several countries, including Canada and China. However, for some reason the United States is missing out on the agricultural rewards and has to rely on imports for our hemp products–raising costs and denying our farmers a great economic opportunity. It is estimated that the retail market for hemp exceeds $300 million in the U.S. and the Congressional Research Serviceconcluded that, “markets for a wide array of [...]

May 312012
 
Cannabis And The Cancer Industry

Support Medical Marijuana In Your Area Citizens of the World, There is a disease of which you are all aware, that has plagued humankind throughout the ages. It is a terrible affliction, called Cancer. As far back as we have been able to look into the past, we have found evidence of its existence. In recent history, this disease has become more prevalent and more notorious a killer. You may have heard someone say, “These days, everything causes Cancer”. In 2008, 7.6 Million deaths across the globe were directly due [...]

May 312012
 
Win A Free Idab Mini Inline Kit

Win A Free Idab Mini Inline Kit At WeedFreebies.Com A site that gives away free marijuana stuff is our 420 network friends at WeedFreebies.Com. It’s only for California residents, but I still look at the site to see what hot item they are giving away today. It’s the weed nerd in me what can I say. Below is the freebie of the day, and how WeedFreebies works: Each day at 11:20 am and 4:20 pm PDT a new Freebie is posted to the site with a giant green arcade button. [...]