What Determines Good Alcohol Drinking Age?

The national discussion on prohibition has centered almost exclusively on pot, and whether states will or should be allowed to proceed with legalization. Largely forgotten is federal legislation that incentivizes states to make it illegal for young adults – those aged 18, Continue reading What Determines Good Alcohol Drinking Age?

Canada Largest Federal Jurisdiction in the World to Legalize Cannabis 2017

Canada has taken a major step toward legalizing marijuana for recreational use. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government introduced legislation that would allow adults to possess, share and purchase marijuana, while also strengthening penalties for those who give or sell the Continue reading Canada Largest Federal Jurisdiction in the World to Legalize Cannabis 2017

Uruguay to sell cannabis in pharmacies from July – BBC News

Uruguayans can already legally grown cannabis in their homes or through special clubs Uruguay will begin selling cannabis in pharmacies from July, the final stage in the country’s pioneering regularisation of the drug. The South American country will be the Continue reading Uruguay to sell cannabis in pharmacies from July – BBC News

Weed killer?: America’s pot industry shrugs off Donald Trump’s harder line on drugs | The Economist

THESE are high times for America’s marijuana industrial complex. More than half the country’s states have legalised medical cannabis, often rather loosely defined. Eight have voted to legalise the drug for recreational purposes. The industry was worth about $6bn last Continue reading Weed killer?: America’s pot industry shrugs off Donald Trump’s harder line on drugs | The Economist

If Trump Wants to Stop Drugs Flowing Over the Border, Legalize Marijuana

“We will stop the drugs from pouring into our country and poisoning our youth,” Trump said. He later claimed that our current un-walled borders allow “drugs to pour in at a now unprecedented rate.”  Except, no. Drugs aren’t pouring into Continue reading If Trump Wants to Stop Drugs Flowing Over the Border, Legalize Marijuana

Marijuana Industry Projected To Create More Jobs Than Manufacturing By 2020

Jobs. That is what the marijuana industry hopes will keep the Trump administration from cracking down on cannabis companies. A new report from New Frontier Data projects that by 2020 the legal cannabis market will create more than a quarter Continue reading Marijuana Industry Projected To Create More Jobs Than Manufacturing By 2020