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Marijuana Use

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  • Study: 19 Percent of Teens Have Driven High

    Just when I think I have this whole parenting thing figured out, the game changes. With my oldest daughter preparing for middle school next year, I feel like I have a pretty firm grip on the perils of upper elementary: limiting the amount of makeup worn...
  • The case against Colorado's pot law

    The case against Colorado's pot law
    As surely as presidential candidates promise to change Washington, nominees for attorney general pledge to uphold the law, not personal policy preferences. Loretta Lynch, now the 83rd attorney general of the United States, was no different when she made...
  • Most uses of medical marijuana wouldn't pass FDA review, study finds

    Most uses of medical marijuana wouldn't pass FDA review, study finds
    If medical marijuana were a regular drug, it would need the blessing of the Food and Drug Administration before it could be prescribed to patients. And in most cases, those patients would be out of luck. A comprehensive review of dozens of clinical...
  • Rules for medical pot, finally?

    Rules for medical pot, finally?
    California lawmakers are, again, getting close to adopting the state's first system to regulate medical marijuana. Even if they're 20 years late and it's difficult to craft laws for a largely lawless industry, legislators must not let another session...
  • Morgan Freeman will take marijuana any way it comes -- even legally

    Morgan Freeman will take marijuana any way it comes -- even legally
    Morgan Freeman isn't picky about how he consumes his drug of choice. That drug is marijuana, and he says he'll happily "eat it, drink it, smoke it, snort it!" And when it comes to legalization, he's definitely on board to do it — for the children....
  • Md. marijuana laws may lead to battle over probable cause

    Recently-passed legislation decriminalizing marijuana paraphernalia as well as smoking it in public may set the stage for a Fourth Amendment battle if Gov. Larry Hogan signs the measure into law. The law follows on the heels of 2014's...
  • Mr. Wrong: Why do you think they smoke it, dope?

    Mr. Wrong: Why do you think they smoke it, dope?
    As the Leisure Party’s candidate for United States Senator, I am officially on board with Complete and Utter Legalization of the Marijuana drug. Mostly with this Legal Marijuana thing, I say look, our time on this globe is short, who are we to...
  • Pot growers endangering California watersheds and wildlife

    Pot growers endangering California watersheds and wildlife
    Since the passage of the Compassionate Use Act of 1996, marijuana cultivation has exploded in California and shows no signs of slowing. In Humboldt County alone, there are more than 4,000 marijuana cultivation sites. Northwestern California is not...
  • Gavin Newsom takes risk by seeking to legalize recreational pot use

    Gavin Newsom takes risk by seeking to legalize recreational pot use
    A few weeks into his first term as mayor of San Francisco in 2004, Gavin Newsom made a bold and controversial decision, ordering the city-county clerk to violate state law and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Newsom was ultimately...
  • Police: Drug dealer was smoking pot when arrested at apartment

    Police: Drug dealer was smoking pot when arrested at apartment
    A man accusing of selling drugs from his Elmwood Park apartment was arrested Thursday evening while watching television and smoking marijuana at home, police say. Carlos Toscano, 37, of the 7400 block of West Fullerton Avenue, was arrested at 6:52 p.m....
  • Pot-smoking stockbroker has a steady supplier: the feds

    Pot-smoking stockbroker has a steady supplier: the feds
    The interior of Irvin Rosenfeld's Toyota 4Runner reeks of marijuana. A tin stuffed with hundreds of joints lies in the trunk, and a bag full of them is stored in the door pocket. On a recent weekday, the 62-year-old stockbroker stopped at a red light...