All posts by MidNight Toker
Montana Governor Vetoes Medical Marijuana Repeal
Medical marijuana is still legal in Montana. Governor Brian Schweitzer has vetoed a Republican bill that would have repealed the state’s medical marijuana law, approved by an overwhelming 62 percent of state voters in 2004. Schweitzer vetoed...
- Posted April 27, 2011
Jamaica Taking Another Look At Marijuana Decriminalization
Top government officials in Jamaica have said they will review recommendations to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal and religious use in the Caribbean island nation. Six Cabinet ministers in Prime Minister Bruce Golding’s...
- Posted April 23, 2011
Arizona Gets 110 Medical Marijuana Applications On First Day
The Arizona Department of Health received 110 electronic applications — almost 60 percent of them for chronic pain — and authorized at least 44 people to use medical marijuana on Wednesday, the first day the program was...
- Posted April 19, 2011
THC Driving Limits Could Jail Innocent People For Months
The Colorado Senate is set to take up HB 1261, a bill that would set THC driving limits at five nanograms per milliliter of blood — a level that’s too low, according to many critics of the...
- Posted April 15, 2011
Portugal’s Drug Policy Pays Off – US Eyes Lessons
These days, Casal Ventoso is an ordinary blue-collar community – mothers push baby strollers, men smoke outside cafes, buses chug up and down the cobbled main street. Ten years ago, the Lisbon neighborhood was a hellhole, a...
- Posted April 3, 2011