DC Weed Be Better Off
Lots of people attended a cannabis conference in DC over the weekend. WUSA

Gov Gary Johnson
Nick Givas ~ The Daily Caller
Gov. Gary Johnson spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, taking part in a debate over the merits of drug legalization.

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George Gao ~ Pew Research Center
 
Support for legalizing marijuana has rapidly outpaced opposition, with a slim majority (52%) favoring its legal use as of October 2014. That trend is driven largely by the Millennial generation, who support marijuana at much higher rates than their elders.

15 Tons
Sputnik International
 
US Customs and Border Protection seized 15 tons of marijuana in a record-setting seizure. The marijuana was poorly hidden in a cargo shipment of mattresses.

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A TWO-DAY EDUCATIONAL EXPO DEDICATED TO THE ART & SCIENCE OF GROWING CANNABIS
 

AXIM
Seana Smith ~ Fox Business News
 
The U.S. market for legal cannabis is booming, bringing in $2.7 billion last year, according to The ArcView Group. That figure is a 74% jump from 2013.  

The Laws On Alcohol And Pot
Kevin Loria ~ Business Insider
Rick Wilking/Reuters If you've had a rough day at work today, you're free to go home and crack open a beer or pour yourself something stronger.

MARIJUANA Smoker
Daniel Wallis ~ Reuters
 
DENVER, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Consumers in Colorado bought more than 17 tons of recreational marijuana buds during the first year of the state's new retail market, but sales of medicinal pot still outstripped that at almost 50 tons, officials said on Friday.

Ted Cruz1
Jacob Sullum ~ Reason.com
 
The likely presidential candidates now says states should be free to legalize.

VA Cannabis
Associated Press / NBC4 Washington ~
 
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed a bill Thursday that will allow patients with severe epilepsy to use cannabis oil without the fear of prosecution.

Fuck Holiday Inn
Leland Rucker ~ Bouder Weekly
 
About the time you think things couldn’t get any crazier in the American crazyquilt approach to cannabis

BJ
Chris Branch ~ Huffington Post
 
Ben & Jerry's reputation as a quirky ice cream company is no secret, and every one of their flavors is far from normal.

Medical Marijuana Tax
Bridgett Weaver ~ Greeley Tribune
 
Colorado made more than $52 million in tax revenue from the sale of recreational marijuana last year, creating for some small business owners a booming and legitimate business.

Buckley
Lily Rothman ~ Time
 
American conservatives haven't always opposed legalizing pot

Missouri Flag Toke2014
Melanie Moon ~ Fox 2 Now St. Louis
 
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – For the first time in nearly 80 years cannabis will be grown legally in Missouri.

Georgiaforcannabis
Bill Hendrick ~ Jacksonville.Com
 
Passage is nearly certain in Senate although numer of covered diseases could be cut

NJ Anti Pot
Jessica Mazzola ~ NJ.com
 
NEWARK — A New Jersey Assemblywoman said that in light of the formation of a group that launched last week to fight for the legalization of recreational marijuana use in New Jersey, she is planning a group that will actively advocate against it.

Jamaica Legal
 
Island nation legalizes possession of two ounces of pot, use of the plant for religious purposes

SilverPeak
Brian Koerber ~ Mashable
 
Some people like things a little fancier, and marijuana is no exception.