California Blue Ribbon Commission Issues Suggested Rules and Regulations For Legal Cannabis

by Lloyd Covens, Editor, West420 NewsWeekly (Denver@west420.com) The report of the California Blue Ribbon commission on Marijuana Policy has issued an 18-page report giving citizens a comprehensive view of the statewide goals and impacts of a likely 2016 vote aimed at legalization. Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom—and co-lead writers Dr. Keith Humphreys of Stanford University and…

Senators Aim High With CARERS Act

This week Senators Cory Booker, Rand Paul, and Kirsten Gillibrand introduced the CARERS act. The Bill would be a major step forward towards federal legalization. If passed, this historic bill would: – Reclassify marijuana as a Schedule 2 drug. – Deschedule CBD rich marijuana strains. – Allow marijuana businesses to use traditional banks. – Open…

What Do George Washington, Andrew Jackson, James Monroe, JFK, Bill Clinton, George Bush, and Barack Obama All Have In Common?

Besides all occupying the oval office, what do George Washington, Andrew Jackson, James Monroe, John F Kennedy, Bill Clinton, George Bush, and Barack Obama all have in common? They’ve all allegedly used marijuana recreationally or medicinally at some point during their lives. In a fascinating piece this morning on The Daily Beast, evidence is laid out…