The comic duo Cheech and Chong, who rose to fame in the 1970s and 80s with routines centered around smoking marijuana, shared an apparent Facebook post by a Standish town councilor advocating for the medicinal use of the drug.

With the famous comedians’ boost, the video post, which seems to show cannabis oil calming a boy’s seizure, has been viewed nearly 13 million times.

The original post was apparently made by Standish Town Councilor Peter Starostecki, who last month was the only councilor to vote against extending a moratorium on retail marijuana shops for another six months.

Click here to read the complete article

Seth Koenig ~ BangorDailyNews.com

Recent News Articles

Friday July 26

Federal Officials Give Hemp Legalization Update At Senate Hearing - Cannabis News

in Politics

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Senate Agriculture Committee heard from federal agencies about efforts to implement the legalization of…

231 hits

Friday July 26

Military veterans and medical marijuana: a combustible mix - Cannabis News

in Activism

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Veterans who want to use legal cannabis to treat PTSD or physical injuries fear they…

253 hits

Friday July 26

Why a Federally Licensed Marijuana Researcher is Suing the DEA - Cannabis News

in Law & Crime

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Dr. Sue Sisley holds the rare distinction of being licensed by the Drug Enforcement Administration…

251 hits

Friday July 26

Medical Marijuana Ice Cream a New Way to Beat the Heat in Oklahoma - Cannabis…

in Finance

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Hand-made medical marijuana ice cream is taking dispensaries across the state by storm, and the…

240 hits

Monday July 29

New York governor signs bill decriminalizing marijuana use - Cannabis News

in Top Stories

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed a bill decriminalizing the use of marijuana…

401 hits