State auditor: Time is now to legalize marijuana

Posted by on Jan 27, 2021 in Featured, Other Issues |

Our State Auditor, a smart “hot mama” named Kathy McGuiness, sees the light. Too bad many of our lawmakers are stuck on “reefer madness”! Of course, decades of “reefer madness” – misinformation – have slowed enactment of sensible drug laws.   Excerpts from the Article: It’s time to legalize marijuana consumption in Delaware, said state Auditor Kathy McGuiness, who touted a supposed economic...

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Cannabis Gets Green Light From Budget Panels, But Negotiations Continue

Posted by on Dec 25, 2020 in Featured, War on Drugs |

New Jersey is about to join the sane states regarding marijuana! Alcohol did not create Al Capone; prohibition created Al Capone. Excerpts from the Article.   After a day of marathon testimony from the public on the cannabis implementation bill, budget panels for the Assembly and Senate released S-21/A-21 to advance to floor votes in each house.Overall, sponsors say it was a good day for the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory, Enforcement...

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Federal: The Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement Act – I did it; now YOU do it! :)

Posted by on Dec 3, 2020 in Featured, War on Drugs |

We never would have made such progress towards sanity in our Pot laws without NORML! Excerpts from the Article: The Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act (HR 3884 / S. 2227) is bipartisan legislation that removes marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act, thus decriminalizing the substance at the federal level and enabling states to set their own policies. The Act would also make several other important changes. For...

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Legal weed in Delaware? Pressure is on following New Jersey passage

Posted by on Nov 24, 2020 in Featured, War on Drugs |

Here we go again! Eventually, ALL states will fully legalize pot, BECAUSE IT MAKES SENSE! I have spoken with some of our legislators on legalizing Pot, and, WOW, some of them just don’t get it. Excerpts from the Article: Supporters of legal weed hope that New Jersey voters’ overwhelming approval to legalize marijuana will be the final push needed for Delaware lawmakers to do the same, especially if residents end up driving across...

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Maryland Court of Appeals: Odor of Marijuana Alone Doesn’t Provide Probable Cause to Arrest and Search Person

Posted by on Nov 6, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs |

The Court notes the difference between a vehicle search and the search of a person. Also, the odor of pot alone is not probable cause for a search in the 33 states that have legalized pot.   Excerpts from the Article: The Court of Appeals of Maryland held that the odor of marijuana emanating from a person alone does not provide police with probable cause to support an arrest and warrantless search incident to the arrest. Rasherd Lewis was...

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