Month: July 2021

How to Legalize Marijuana in Oregon

Oregon’s legal marijuana industry has blossomed, with sales of the drug exceeding $2.5 million in 2016, up from $1.5 billion a year earlier.But the state’s economy is still struggling with unemployment, a recession and an overall decline in the number of people who use marijuana for medicinal purposes.The industry...

Drug legalization: Cubans make legal cigar business illegal

Cuban cigars are legal in the United States, but illegal in Cuba, where the government has banned production and sale of them.The U.S. Embassy in Havana said Tuesday that it was a decision taken after a recent review.It noted that Cubans could still buy cigars, but only through authorized...

When it comes to the cannabis industry, Jerusalem is an island

Thousands of young legal pot activists are living off the land in the heart of Jerusalem, but they’re not the only ones.According to a new study, the Israeli capital’s youth are a key constituency for cannabis legalization efforts.The Israeli city of Jerusalem has long been the epicenter of cannabis...

What does it take to be a cannibalist?

Legal experts are scrambling to answer a crucial question: What does a person who is legally blind in one eye do in another?It is a question that is being asked more than ever in Georgia, where a new bill, which would decriminalize cannibalism, has been introduced.The bill would give...

How to keep yourself out of trouble when it comes to the red book

Legal bluebook: how to keep the book away from the eyes of your kids article Legal Bluebook: How to Keep the Book Away from the Eyes of Your Kids This week, we bring you Legal Bluebooks: How To Keep the book Away from Your Kids. The book was published in...

How to Get Rid of All Your Fake News in the New Orleans L.A. Times

It’s not that there’s no free speech.The Times has never been afraid to have its readers take on what it perceives as the bad, the dangerous and the illegal in its pages.But in the wake of the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man in Dallas, the Times...

Which is better for Floridians, a legal pot or a medical marijuana program?

By Matt FlegenheimerFlorida’s medical marijuana system faces its biggest challenge yet, with the Legislature’s first attempt at a legalization bill stalled over opposition from some members of the state’s medical cannabis industry.But for those who want to use the medical marijuana law, the state is offering something they can’t...

How to watch ‘Law & Order’ Season 7 with a legal marijuana expert

CBS News contributor and marijuana advocate Dan Riffle has written a new book about the history of marijuana legalization in America.Riffle tells CBS News’ Crimesider podcast that there’s been a long history of people who claim to be marijuana activists who have been accused of violating the law.They’ve all...