No Congressional Couch Lock: State Medical Marijuana Laws Protected Through September 30th

By HILARY BRICKEN The Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment can still be used as a shield for medical marijuana providers…for now. State implementation of medical marijuana laws are safe from interference from the Department of Justice until September 30th of this year. In a highly anticipated move, Congress extended the protections of the […]

Jeff Sessions’ Justification For A Marijuana Crackdown Is Bogus

The post Jeff Sessions’ Justification For A Marijuana Crackdown Is Bogus appeared first on High Times. Jeff Sessions’ favorite song is punctuated by the drums of war. Bad news and ominous warnings of more ills to come pepper the attorney general’s speeches. Such preoccupations must certainly darken the man’s mindset. […]

New Threats To The Legal Marijuana Industry

The post New Threats To The Legal Marijuana Industry appeared first on High Times. On December 8, Congress faces a deadline on deciding whether or not to allow Jeff Sessions and the Department of Justice to spend money prosecuting violations of federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized medical […]

How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed

The post How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed appeared first on High Times. Reading Jeff Sessions is easy. A sophisticated actor our attorney general is not, as his bewildered and buffaloed performances in front of Senate committees showed in painful clarity. Peer only perfunctorily into the […]

Will California Be The Domino Needed To End Federal Prohibition?

The post Will California Be The Domino Needed To End Federal Prohibition? appeared first on High Times. November is traditionally election season in the United States, but even apart from being an off-year cycle at the polls, this fall looks to be very quiet compared with last year’s watershed events […]

Congress Members With Alzheimer’s Could Prevent Pot Legalization

The post Congress Members With Alzheimer’s Could Prevent Pot Legalization appeared first on High Times. There’s a possibility that some Congress members with Alzheimer’s could prevent pot legalization. Lately, it seems that one of the reasons nationwide marijuana legalization is not making any progress in Congress is, you guessed it, […]