Comparing Denver’s ER Visits for 4/20 and Boston’s for St. Patrick’s Day

By: Monday April 21, 2014 2:45 pm

The people of Alaska will be voting on whether or not to legalize marijuana this November instead of this August like originally planned. The Alaska Division of Elections confirmed that the initiative has been moved to the November 4th general election.


Late, Late Night FDL: Willin’

By: Sunday April 20, 2014 10:00 pm

Little Feat – Willin’

Happy 4/20 & Happy Easter…!

Annual 4/20 Year in Review for Marijuana: First Legal Sales Going Well

By: Sunday April 20, 2014 9:14 am

It is once again that time of the year where I look back at all the progress that has been made on marijuana reform since the last 4/20. Since this past November was an odd-numbered year there weren’t any big advances via the ballot but there have been notable advances in implementation and by local legislatures.

The Unusual Way This 4/20 Will Shape the Future of Marijuana Legalization

By: Wednesday April 16, 2014 2:20 pm

This April 20th will have a real impact on the future of marijuana legalization in the United States, and it has nothing to do with the pro-pot celebration taking place that day.

Proof of a Pot Tourism Boost in Colorado

By: Friday April 11, 2014 11:29 am

Americans aren’t just voting for legalization at the ballot box but also with their vacation dollars. It will be interesting to see how this aspect plays into the politics in other states.

Too Many 420 Road Signs Have Been Stolen in Colorado

By: Tuesday January 14, 2014 2:38 pm

This is really one of the only stories about any provable negative consequence for the state government. If the worst that happens is a few stolen highway markers I would say legalization is going very well.

4/20: The Best Year for the Marijuana Reform Movement Ever

By: Saturday April 20, 2013 10:40 am

It is 4/20 again and time for my annual review of the progress the marijuana reform movement has made in the past 365 days. Without a doubt this was the best year for the movement so far, in the future it may be looked back on as the single most significant year in the long process of ending marijuana prohibition.

4/20: A Look at Marijuana Reform Advances This Year

By: Friday April 20, 2012 9:55 am

With today being the unofficial holiday for cannabis in the United States, it is a good time to look back at the advances the marijuana reform movement has made in the past 365 days.

Washington State Democratic Party Endorses Marijuana Legalization

By: Sunday June 27, 2010 5:23 pm

At yesterday’s Washington State Democratic Convention, party delegates overwhelmingly voted to endorse I-1068, a potential ballot measure to legalize cannabis in the state. This may be another very positive sign that marijuana’s legal status is finally moving away from being some weird moralistic taboo to becoming just another political/policy question to be debated on its merits.

420: Put Down That Joint and Pick Up a Pen

By: Tuesday April 20, 2010 9:38 am

Don’t just celebrate marijuana on 4/20; Help us change the failed and harmful marijuana laws.

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