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Production of Mexican Marijuana Drops, Helped by US Legalization

Production of Mexican Marijuana Drops, Helped by US Legalization
Some marijuana drug war observers say that the marijuana legalization is some states in the United States are resulting in not only the marijuana smuggling decline, but also in the reduction of Mexico’s homicide rate. Based on the GlobalPost.com, the United States Border Patrol indicated a 24% decline in marijuana seizures throughout the year 2014. That was the same year that Colorado and Washington states legalized the sales and use of marijuana, but only at their state levels accordingly. Mexican forces,…

Absolutely INSANE!! A LAW wasting Lives and our Tax Dollars, Former Federal Judge Regrets 55-Year Marijuana Sentence

Absolutely INSANE!! A LAW wasting Lives and our Tax Dollars, Former Federal Judge Regrets 55-Year Marijuana Sentence
"Locked Up for Life on a Nonviolent Drug Bust ... Would of spent less time in jail for terrorism or Murder" Says ABC Nightline The war on drugs has brought many disappointing and unnecessary problems to our country. One that has affected millions of lives is the introduction of mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent crimes. One particular case is of a man named Weldon Angelos who is currently 11 years into his 55 year sentence for just 3 marijuana sales. Not only is his family working with Families…

MUNCHIES; The biology of pot is not Greasy burgers, oily pizza, raw cookie dough

MUNCHIES; The biology of pot is not Greasy burgers, oily pizza, raw cookie dough
Greasy burgers, oily pizza, raw cookie dough -- anything's fair game for someone with the munchies, the insatiable hunger that strikes marijuana users. Now scientists have identified a surprising new brain circuit behind those pot-fueled snack attacks.The munchies are triggered in part by brain cells that normally turn down appetite, according to a new study in this week's Nature. Under the influence of pot, these circuits switch from signaling "Don't eat" to "Eat!" even if the body doesn't need any food.

What isn't the Government telling you.... Humanity is Greater than Politics; Feds says cannabis is NOT a medicine while holding the patent on Cannabis AS Medicine.

What isn't the Government telling you.... Humanity is Greater than Politics; Feds says cannabis is NOT a medicine while holding the patent on Cannabis AS Medicine.
For those who believe in marijuana and cannabis freedom, the future has never been brighter. Right now there is an awakening to the benefits of cannabis for medicinal purposes, specifically something called CBD oil. But is the new CBD craze being manipulated by media and politicians? If it weren’t we wouldn’t need to do a show about it. The first step toward truth is to be informed.

Could Medical Marijuana Laws Cut Painkiller Deaths?

Could Medical Marijuana Laws Cut Painkiller Deaths?
By Dr. Jamie Zimmerman States that have legalized medical marijuana may be reaping an unintended benefit from easing up on restrictions: They appear to have nearly 25 percent fewer deaths from overdoses involving prescription painkillers, a new study found...