Politics is on the mind of many people this time of year but one California community is taking their civic duty to new heights, with voter turnout for a recent local election hitting record levels. The reason? Free weed.
A Texas Department of Public Safety officer pulled over a box truck in Jasper County early yesterday morning for a seatbelt violation, and that led to one of the biggest East Texas marijuana busts in recent history.
This story is tragic -- simply tragic. In June a 14 year old, eighth grade student, Brandon from Pittsburgh smoked some pot. Tragically he tried to use a PEZ dispenser as a pipe and inhaled partially melted plastic which coated his lungs with toxic chemicals.
The quasi-legalization of marijuana has produced quite an unintended side effect: Now one percent of all electricity used in the United States is spent on growing cannabis indoors. Analysis from Evan Mills at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory also found that in California, where marijuana can…