Author: Allen St. Pierre, NORML Executive Director

The Mainstream Media’s Promoting Marijuana Myth Makers and Prohibition Junkies

The longtime government supporters of Cannabis Prohibition are very nervous about the upcoming binding ballot initiative in California which appears on track to be approved by millions of state voters. There is much evidence for this assertion:
A few weeks ago the Los Angeles Times published a so-called unprecedented ‘jointly’ signed letter by all of the […]

Consumers Now Have Tool To Price And Find Best Marijuana Available For Purchase

Necessity is the mother of invention.
Cannabis consumers have always needed and pined for an effective tool that would tell us where the best cannabis can be found, what is the potency and price (and pricing trends).
Medical cannabis patients in the 14 states and the District of Columbia with cannabis patient protection laws can now visit […]

Phoenix Cardinals Give $10K Against Arizona Medical Marijuana Initiative

My eyes rolled after reading about the NFL franchise Arizona Cardinals donating $10,000 to maintain the prohibition against physicians recommending medical cannabis based on the bizarre and dishonest excuse that they want a ‘Drug-Free Arizona’. Really? Drug-free?!
Does this mean that this ownership group, which owns other professional sport franchises in Phoenix, is against profiting from […]

Boston Freedom Rally For Marijuana Legalization: 21 Years And Counting!

At one of the cradles of the American experience with First Amendment principles of peaceful protest, petitioning the government for grievances and political organizing, the 21st annual Boston Freedom Rally will take place today from high noon to 6PM on the historic Boston Commons.

If you live in Massachusetts or the surrounding states of Maine, New […]