Posts tagged: medical marijuana

Pot smoking makes a comeback among teenagers

Tweet After nearly a decade in decline, marijuana is making a strong comeback among teens, with more high school seniors reporting that they had recently smoked pot than cigarettes, according to a government survey issued Tuesday. This year, 21.4% of high school seniors said they had used marijuana in the last 30 days, while 19.2% reported smoking cigarettes in the same time period, according to the annual “Monitoring the Future” surv ... Jump to full article >>

Medical Marijuana Facing Backlash

Tweet The vandals struck in the middle of the night, hurling Molotov cocktails through the windows of two medical marijuana businesses and spray-painting “NOT IN OUR TOWN” just before the Billings City Council was supposed to take up a ban on any new pot shops. Montana and other states that have legalized medical marijuana are seeing a backlash, with public anger rising and politicians passing laws to slow the proliferation of pot sho ... Jump to full article >>

High times for American marijuana smokers as police allow thousands of ’4/20′ pot protesters to light up across the country By Mail Foreign Service

Tweet Marijuana smokers across the America lit up in public parks, outside statehouses and in the posh confines of a Hummer parked outside a pot gardening superstore to observe the movement’s annual ‘high holiday’ yesterday. Those who weren’t within whiffing distance of a college campus or a reggae concert may not have realised that Tuesday was ’4/20′, the celebration-cum-mass civil disobedience derived from &# ... Jump to full article >>