Johnny Green

Johnny Green is a marijuana activist from Oregon. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Public Policy. Follow Johnny Green on Facebook and Twitter. Also, feel free to email any concerns.

Jun 012014
 June 1, 2014
New TV Ad Urges New York Gov. Cuomo To Support Medical Marijuana

In this new TV ad, a doctor describes how his wife, who suffers from Parkinson’s disease, could benefit from medical marijuana. He states, “knowing there’s a medication that could help my wife, but that medication is illegal here in New York, is agonizing,” and calls on Governor Andrew Cuomo to support the Compassionate Care Act. New Yorkers are urged to sign our Change.org Petition –http://www.change.org/petitions/tell-… – which calls on Governor Cuomo and Senate leaders to pass medical marijuana this year.

Jun 012014
 June 1, 2014
Legislation To Legalize Marijuana Possession Introduced In Delaware

Courtesy of the Joint Blog Legislation to legalize the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis has been introduced in Delaware by Representative Helene Keeley with over a dozen cosponsors. The proposal would set the legal limit for those who can possess cannabis at 21, and would impose an $100 fine on those consuming cannabis in public. Under current Delaware law, possession of small amounts of marijuana is currently prosecuted as a misdemeanor, punishable by up to six months in jail and fines of up to $1,150. Senator Bryan Townsend, a co-sponsor […]

May 312014
 May 31, 2014
Dutch Dragon Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Dutch Dragon Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Dutch Dragon marijuana strain was bred by Paradise Seeds, and debuted in 1994. Dutch Dragon is a hybrid of Skunk and Durban, and is 75% sativa and 25% indica. The Dutch Dragon strain is high yielding, and has a very sweet smell and taste. Dutch Dragon grows quickly, and prefers warm climates. Make sure your grow room has a tall ceiling, as Dutch Dragon plants can get very tall. The high from Dutch Dragon is very euphoric, and is a great strain when […]

May 312014
 May 31, 2014
ATF's Operation Gideon Raises Questions Of Fairness, Justice, And Race

By Clarence Walker Part I of a series on the ATF’s Operation Gideon, targeting inner city “bad guys” with drug house robbery stings Early in May, a panel of judges from California’s 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals denied petitions for an “en banc” hearing that would have allowed the full court to consider overturning long prison sentences for four would-be robbers seduced by an informant into believing they were about to rip-off a stash house loaded with drugs. The stash house was fictional, those drugs never existed, and the brains behind […]

May 312014
 May 31, 2014
Minnesota Governor Signs Restrictive Medical Marijuana Measure Into Law

Courtesy of The Joint Blog A proposal to legalize the medical use, possession and distribution of cannabis has been signed into law by Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton. “I pray it will bring to the victims of ravaging illnesses the relief they are hoping for,” says Dayton. The new law allows those with a qualifying condition – such as cancer, seizure disorders, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis, HIV and Chrohn’s disease – to purchase medical cannabis from state-licensed dispensaries. Unfortunately the proposal doesn’t allow for an individual to smoke cannabis. Instead, cannabis extracts – […]

May 302014
 May 30, 2014
US House Votes To Block Interference With Medical Marijuana Or Hemp

By Erik Altieri, NORML Communications Director After a long debate that had the US House of Representatives in session until after midnight, the lower chamber of Congress cast a historic 219 to 189 vote to restrict the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration from using taxpayer funds to interfere in state-sanctioned medical marijuana programs. This measure was co-sponsored by Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.), Reps. Rohrabacher (R-Calf.), Don Young (R-Alaska), Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), Tom McClintock (R-Calif.), Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), Paul Broun (R-Ga.), Jared Polis (D-Colo.), Steve Stockman (R-Texas), and […]

May 302014
 May 30, 2014
Alien OG Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Alien OG Cannabis Strain Review And Pics Alien OG is one of those rare strains that you don’t see at too many dispensaries. I’ve only seen it at one dispensary here in Oregon. The Alien OG marijuana strain is a cross between Tahoe OG and Alien Kush. Alien OG has a distinct pine smell, which is very common for OG strains. The color of the nugs is light green, which some major trichome coverage. The high from Alien OG is very powerful. This strain is recommended to anyone who needs help […]

May 302014
 May 30, 2014
'Weed Fairy' Distributes Free Marijuana In Seattle

Courtesy of The Joint Blog 23-year-old Yeni Sleidi, who calls herself the “Weed Fairy”, distributed free cannabis attached to fliers in Seattle over Memorial Day weekend, with the goal of relieving people’s stress. In total, 50 fliers were distributed across Seattle, each of them with the message; “These are tough times. Take this WEED. And leep your spirits high @danksyappleweed”. “People mostly laughed,” Sleidi told theAssociated Press yesterday. Sleidi says she first came up with the idea in New York, during a time when her friends were effected severely by the […]

May 302014
 May 30, 2014
Medical Marijuana TV Ad Calls Out New York State Senator Dean Skelos

In this emotional TV ad, a mother calls out New York State Senator Dean Skelos for blocking a vote on the Compassionate Care Act, which would provide access to medical marijuana for people like her son. She points out how medical marijuana is providing relief to so many people across the country, and asks Senator Skelos to allow a vote on the Compassionate Care Act. New Yorkers are urged to sign our Change.org Petition –http://www.change.org/petitions/tell-… – which calls on Governor Cuomo and Senate leaders to pass medical marijuana this year.

May 292014
 May 29, 2014
Become A Social Media And Design Intern At Top Vape Pen Company

O.penVape Is One Of The Top Cannabis Companies On The Planet I love my open O.penVape pen, it’s literally the only vape pen that I use (when I can get my hands on CO2 oil!). It looks like O.penVape is recruiting for a social media and design internship. If I had more time in my day, I would be all over this. Details are below: Description: O.penVAPE is changing the face of the cannabis industry. We are the biggest brand in cannabis offering the best-selling vaporizer pen on the market […]