Sam Peterson
June 13, 2017

Five Predictions For Marijuana in 2017

We are at a tremendous juncture in the path to marijuana reform in the United States. Politicians are as entertaining as ever, but, with the determination […]
May 1, 2017

Why News Articles Use “Pot” In Their Title

You just put down your newspaper and two articles stand out to you, “Local Man Arrested For Pot” and “Medical Pot Patients Meet With Senator”. Many […]
April 25, 2017

How Marijuana Killed Erin Moran and Others

The news of late is the sad passing of Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham from Happy Days. Her death was declared the result of a cancer diagnosis.  Early […]
February 23, 2017

Police Use Drones To Target Growers

Policy within policing is a trend towards some form of medical or legalization but with the force of regulation. Their next enemy? The home growers. During […]
February 10, 2017

[AUDIO] As Adults Legally Smoke Pot In Colorado, More Minority Kids Arrested For It

Marijuana is legal in Colorado — as long as you’re 21 or older. It’s still illegal for kids to possess, so juveniles are coming to dominate […]
February 6, 2017

The Real Threat of Pot Legalization

So, we all live in a post-criminalization world. Great. What could go wrong? Picture this, in Michigan, my home state there are currently over 20,000 pot […]
January 29, 2017

Federal Government: No Guns For Patients, We Really Mean It

Question 11(e) on Form 4473 asks the gun buyer if they are “an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana … or any other controlled substance?” Last […]
January 20, 2017

States With Medical Marijuana Laws See Fewer Traffic Deaths

Objectives. To determine the association of medical marijuana laws (MMLs) with traffic fatality rates. Methods. Using data from the 1985–2014 Fatality Analysis Reporting System, we examined […]
December 22, 2016

Do Recreational Laws Really Protect Children, Parents?

Imagine the horror, your child has a condition that requires the use of cannabis, or any drug. Something that any parent would dread. Parents would do anything to […]
December 5, 2016

Today Could Be A Good Day – The Gov’t Wouldn’t Need To Use Its AK

On this day in 1933 the Federal Government ended its failed prohibition of alcohol. A lesson that America has long forgotten and many drinkers may not […]
November 6, 2016

Simple way to find out if it’s safe

Did your grower, caregiver, or supplier properly grow your marijuana? Many states have mandated ‘lab testing’ and other methods to ensure quality to patients. Most do […]
October 28, 2016

Shkreli Applauds TX Legislature’s $1.3 Million Application Fee For Cannabis Oil Dispensers

The license application fees for a cannabidiol (CBD) oil dispensing company were established in December of 2015 at $6,000. The Texas Department of Public Safety has a proposal that raises the […]