January 01, 2013

Plant TeacherPublic hospitals continue to drug-test mothers and newborn babies for marijuana, despite the fact that such tests have been shown to be inaccurate and that common soaps…

June 21, 2012

ShadyHousePub.comSurprise, surprise! More gutless non-leadership from the Party of NoSenate Republicans and Conservative Party Break With Top Law Enforcement Officials to Kill…

June 15, 2012

My Daily ComplaintIn a move seen as mostly symbolic, the New York State Assembly on Wednesday voted 90 to 50 in favor of legislation that would make the Empire State the second-...

June 07, 2012

Drug Policy AllianceAn online advocacy campaign features powerful video testimonials from people who have been illegally searched and falsely charged for marijuana possession in New…

June 06, 2012

Cannabis TimesNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday proposed lowering the penalty for public possession of small amounts of marijuana, reducing the infraction from a misdemeanor…

June 06, 2012

MetroNew York Gov. Andrew CuomoNYC Mayor Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Kelly Follow Suit Advocates Applaud Governor’s LeadershipCoalition Planning Massive Push for Next Two Weeks…

May 22, 2012

Lawmakers across New York that are battling to legalize the use of medicinal marijuana are commending an opinion editorial column by Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice, Gustin Reichbach….

May 18, 2012

The New York State Senate has passed a legislation to criminalize the sale and possession of synthetic marijuana. The bill entitled S-6694, would also criminalize the sale and…

May 16, 2012

Medical marijuana may no longer be considered much of a pipe dream in New York, according to a brand new Siena College poll. The poll showed 57% of New Yorkers supporting the…

March 30, 2012

Celebrity RoastIn the last five years under Bloomberg, the NYPD made more marijuana arrests than in the 24 years under Mayors Giuliani, Dinkins and Koch combined​Thursday: Elected…

February 13, 2012

New York MagazineThe Big Apple is STILL the King of the World for marijuana arrests—even after a 13 percent drop.​Since 1977, possession cases for small amounts of marijuana have…

February 13, 2012

Jerry King for Toke of the Town​ Tailgating IdeasRenowned cartoonist Jerry King is part of the Toke of the Town team.​Jerry King is one of the most published, prolific and versatile…

January 15, 2012

Difficulty Level: Easy This week’s recipe is for the most popular edible marijuana treatment of all—pot cookies. When medicating with marijuana, remember…

October 17, 2011

There’s a controversy brewing in Buffalo, NY over stores selling marijuana shaped candy. Novelty Company Kalan LP based out of a suburb of Philadelphia is marketing…

August 18, 2011

According to the Portland Press Herald, the biggest problem facing medical marijuana businesses comes from “the unsettled legal status of cannabis,” which makes the…

July 26, 2011

We’ve known it for years, but it’s now official. The drug war has failed. Last month, the Global Commission on Drug Policy, which is made up of a group of 19 prominent…

June 22, 2010

Over the weekend, thousands of medical marijuana patients, activists, and growers gathered for in San Francisco for the first-ever High Times Medical Cannabis Cup. Local dispensaries…

April 08, 2010

Difficulty Level: Easy This week’s recipe is for the most popular edible marijuana treatment of all—pot cookies. When medicating with marijuana, remember…