Cannabis

The Common Sense Approach to Marijuana Reform
December 3, 2014 No Commentby

The Common Sense Approach to Marijuana Reform

It was November 18 in Providence, and I decided to forgo my regular Tuesday night routine of realigning my fantasy ...

Regulating Marijuana in Rhode Island: A Public Health and Safety Approach Takes Place to Educate Locals and Leaders
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Regulating Marijuana in Rhode Island: A Public Health and Safety Approach Takes Place to Educate Locals and Leaders

After a successful week at the midterm ballot boxes, the crusade to end cannabis prohibition seems to be gaining momentum. ...

A Stereotype Guide to Ending Cannabis Prohibition
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

A Stereotype Guide to Ending Cannabis Prohibition

With the midterm elections taking place in November, politicians across the nation have been hitting the campaign trail hard; shaking ...

Marijuana Reform: The New Regime
October 1, 2014 No Commentby

Marijuana Reform: The New Regime

Only two years ago, Colorado and Washington defied the will of the federal government as they voted to legalize recreational ...

The New England Green Rush -- Tip of the Legalization Spear
September 4, 2014 No Commentby

The New England Green Rush — Tip of the Legalization Spear

As the November midterm elections approach, the Northeast is poised to be the new tip of the spear for the ...

Oaksterdam University: The Future of the Cannabis Industry
August 6, 2014 No Commentby

Oaksterdam University: The Future of the Cannabis Industry

On August 15th through 17th, the RI Convention Center will be home to a rare three-day seminar presented by Oaksterdam ...

2014 Election: In their own Words: Why Isn’t cannabis legal yet?
August 6, 2014 No Commentby

2014 Election: In their own Words: Why Isn’t cannabis legal yet?

RI Governor Todd Giroux (D): I am in favor of legalization of cannabis for adult use. The “let’s wait and see” ...

Providence Prohibition Party Brings Entertainment and Raises Awareness
July 23, 2014 No Commentby

Providence Prohibition Party Brings Entertainment and Raises Awareness

Providence’s first ever official hemp festival was held on July 12 at Simon’s 667, hosted by Mike Liberty and Dave ...

A History of Revolution Leads to the Providence Prohibition Party
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

A History of Revolution Leads to the Providence Prohibition Party

Progressive Change with Providence Prohibition Party In 1972, one of the first documented hemp festivals in the US took place ...

Phenomenons in Politics -- Tri-Partisan Support in RI? The Marijuana Regulation, Control and Taxation Act
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Phenomenons in Politics — Tri-Partisan Support in RI? The Marijuana Regulation, Control and Taxation Act

Bill: H-7506 “Held For Further Study” On May 16, a RI House Judiciary Committee recommended that the Marijuana Regulation, Control ...