Browsing archives for September, 2016

If legalizing pot, consider health, not profits, analysis says

Did you know that? 28 September 2016 | racial discrimination research paper

A new analysis of marijuana legislation offers a framework for states that are considering legalizing the drug and want to protect public health, rather than corporate profits.

http://www.marihuana.ro/5-page-business-plan/

http://www.marihuana.ro/grading-group-projects/ 27 September 2016 | http://www.marihuana.ro/undergraduate-dissertation-proposal/

Today is National Voter Registration Day and we are pleased to present this valuable voter education tool to the marijuana movement: NORML’s updated and revised 2016 Congressional Scorecard. The Scorecard is an all-encompassing database that assigns a letter grade of ‘A’ (the highest grade possible) to ‘F’ (the lowest grade possible) to members of Congress […]

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FBI: Marijuana Arrests Decline Significantly In 2015

http://www.marihuana.ro/grading-group-projects/ 27 September 2016 | 0 Comments

Marijuana-related arrests in the United States have fallen to their lowest levels since the mid-1990s, according to data released today by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation. According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report, police made 643,122 arrests for marijuana-related offenses in 2015. Of those arrested, 574,641 (89 percent of all drug-related arrests) were charged with marijuana […]

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Pharma Company Admits Opposing Marijuana Legalization to Protect Its Corporate Profits

http://www.marihuana.ro/grading-group-projects/ 25 September 2016 | 0 Comments

Those of us involved in the marijuana legalization movement have long assumed that those companies that produce and sell competing products — especially alcohol and tobacco — were working behind the scenes to try to maintain marijuana prohibition and to protect their duopoly for legal recreational drugs. These industries have lobbyists who regularly work with […]

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NORML’s Legislative Round Up September 23rd, 2016

http://www.marihuana.ro/grading-group-projects/ 24 September 2016 | 0 Comments

Next Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day and NORML will be releasing an updated and revised 2016 Congressional Scorecard. The Scorecard is an all-encompassing database that assigns a letter grade ‘A’ through ‘F’ to members of Congress based on their marijuana-related comments and voting records. With the 2016 presidential election drawing closer and statewide marijuana […]

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