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Cat Caught Smuggling Weed into Moldovan Prison Cat Caught Smuggling Weed into Moldovan Prison

A wily cat was recently discovered to have been smuggling marijuana into a Moldovan prison, after guards noticed its strange collar. The cat had routinely entered and left the prison through a hole in a fence. Upon closer inspection, guards …

Andrea Sanderlin, aka “Pot Mom,” Pleads Guilty Andrea Sanderlin, aka “Pot Mom,” Pleads Guilty
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Andrea Sanderlin, the New York mom who is heralded as being a real-life Nancy Botwin from “Weeds,” pleaded guilty to running a marijuana empire worth millions. The soccer mom/drug kingpin faces a minimum sentence of 10 years in a federal …

Marijuana Legalization Group May Air Super Bowl Ad Marijuana Legalization Group May Air Super Bowl Ad
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The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (better known as NORML) is currently leading a contest sponsored by Intuit, the software company behind QuickBooks, to have its ad appear during the Super Bowl. In a genius (at least …

Drug ‘Molly’ Causing Arrests and Death Drug ‘Molly’ Causing Arrests and Death

Two people were pulled over on Saturday night a little after 7:00 in Brookline, MA. They were on the intersection of Commonwealth Ave and Pleasant Street. Police officers smelled burned marijuana coming from the car and saw what looked like …

Colorado Marijuana Law: Feds Won’t Block It! Colorado Marijuana Law: Feds Won’t Block It!
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A Colorado CBS local affiliate reported that the Obama administration has announced that it will not sue states like Washington and Colorado for violating federal law, although it “reserves the right” to sue them later if it wants. The Denver …

Guy Tweets About Buying Pot, Gets Retweeted by Police, and Is Promptly Fired Guy Tweets About Buying Pot, Gets Retweeted by Police, and Is Promptly Fired
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A Toronto man has been fired from his job after York Regional Police retweeted his request for someone to bring him some pot at work. The tweet, from (former) Mr. Lube employee Sunith Baheerathan, asked for “any dealers in Vaughan …

Heidi Fleiss Spared Pot Bust Thanks To Exotic Birds Heidi Fleiss Spared Pot Bust Thanks To Exotic Birds

Authorities say that former Hollywood Madam Heidi Fleiss was saved from an arrest relating to a big pot bust because she had several rare exotic birds on her property that couldn’t be left unattended. “We don’t have facilities for exotic …

Charlotte’s Web Strain of Marijuana Relieves 6-Year-Old’s Seizures Charlotte’s Web Strain of Marijuana Relieves 6-Year-Old’s Seizures
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Charlotte Figi of Colordao is not quite like other six-year-old girls; she, unfortunately, suffers from a rare form of epilepsy known as Dravet Syndrome, which causes severe seizures to wrack her small body. Charlotte was inhibited by over 300 seizures …

Marijuana Stops Young Girl’s Severe Seizures Marijuana Stops Young Girl’s Severe Seizures
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The push for the legalization of marijuana, even for medical purposes, is one of the top hot-button issues in the United States and has been for years. While the debate continues, the pro-legalization side may have won a major victory …

Marijuana Legalization Vote Passes in Uruguay Marijuana Legalization Vote Passes in Uruguay
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When one thinks about global trendsetters, perhaps one of the last countries to make the list would be Uruguay. However, the small South American country (whose economy centers around farming and is perhaps best known for the fun pronunciation of …

Justin Bieber Tour Bus Busted on the Border for Pot Justin Bieber Tour Bus Busted on the Border for Pot
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Another day, another media tornado for Justin Bieber: a Canadian drug-sniffing canine discovered marijuana and paraphernalia for personal usage inside a Bieber tour bus on the border between Windsor and Michigan. This is not the first time for Bieber, nor …

Pro-Marijuana Group to Target NASCAR Crowd with New Ad at Brickyard 400 Pro-Marijuana Group to Target NASCAR Crowd with New Ad at Brickyard 400
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The Marijuana Policy Project, the largest group in the U.S. working solely on marijuana policy reform, is set to run a massive pro-marijuana ad at a major sporting event – the first of its kind. The MPP “envision a nation …

DEA Raids In Seattle: Feds Confiscate “Legal” Weed DEA Raids In Seattle: Feds Confiscate “Legal” Weed
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The Drug Enforcement Agency hit several marijuana dispensaries in Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, and Gig Harbor today, saying only that the companies were operating under state laws but not federal ones. Employees of the dispensaries–which handle plants as well as the …

Marijuana Legalization: What About Hash? Marijuana Legalization: What About Hash?
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The legalization of marijuana in the state of Washington has raised a new, related issue: What about hash? The concentrated marijuana extract, considered by some to be the “cognac” of the pot world, is specifically precluded by the law approved …

Medical Marijuana for Children: Is Pediatric Pot Worth It? Medical Marijuana for Children: Is Pediatric Pot Worth It?
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The legalization of marijuana, even for medicinal purposes, is one of those political issues that everyone seems to have inordinately strong opinions about. Well, good news, debate fans, now it’s for kids. Doctors are at odds as to whether prescribing …

‘Pot mom’ Andrea Sanderlin Released, Gains Fans ‘Pot mom’ Andrea Sanderlin Released, Gains Fans

Andrea Sanderlin, the suburban New York mother who has drawn comparisons between her life and the plot of the television series “Weeds” since her arrest in late May, was released on bail yesterday and will await trial on federal drug …

Marijuana Legalization in Pennsylvania Gets Allies Marijuana Legalization in Pennsylvania Gets Allies
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The Pennsylvania capital of Harrisburg is abuzz with talk of a new bill introduced by State Senator Daylin Leach that would legalize, regulate and tax marijuana in the state. After a report by the American Civil Liberties Union on the …

Marijuana: Blood Sugar, Waistline Regulator? Marijuana: Blood Sugar, Waistline Regulator?
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A new study shows that people who had smoked marijuana within the last month had smaller waistlines and lower levels of insulin resistance than those who didn’t have the drug. “These are preliminary findings,” said Dr. Murray Mittleman, who worked …

Tommy Chong Touts the Economic Benefits of Weed Tommy Chong Touts the Economic Benefits of Weed
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Tommy Chong, along with co-star Ceech Marin, became famous in the 70s and 80s for the Ceeech & Chong movies, which satirized and glorified many aspects of hippie and stoner culture. Now, Chong is, unsurprisingly, advocating for the legalization of …

Sen. Portman Marijuana Use Confirmed During Interview Sen. Portman Marijuana Use Confirmed During Interview

Sen. Rob Portman has smoked marijuana. That was the big reveal during the senator’s interview with BuzzFeed Brews on Monday evening. Since then, the video blew up as people are somehow drawn to stories of drug use and politicians. Of …

Cops: 2-Pound Joint Confiscated At 4/20 Party Cops: 2-Pound Joint Confiscated At 4/20 Party

Cops say a 2-pound joint was confiscated at a 4/20 party on campus at University of California, Santa Cruz, nearly 32 times the legal limit for possession. The joint, which was about two feet long, was rolled in celebration of …