June 28, 2012

The Milwaukee DrumA judge has ruled against a tobacco company that sued challenging a District of Columbia law which made it a lot tougher to buy cigar-style blunt wraps commonly…

June 14, 2012

On Tuesday, the District of Columbia Department of Health announced the four prospective medical marijuana dispensary operators whose scores were high enough to be granted licenses…

June 07, 2012

A Brookland GirlD.C. Councilman Claims Federal Prosecutor Won’t Let Them DecriminalizeD.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray on Tuesday said District officials should focus on implementing the…

June 06, 2012

Medical marijuana patients and supporters will converge on Wednesday, July 4, in the nation’s capitol for the Rally to Reschedule Marijuana as Medicine and 43rd Annual Smoke-In….

May 09, 2012

examiner.comUnsuccessful applicants for the District of Columbia’s medical marijuana program are asking the courts to force reconsideration of their submissions, saying they were…

April 01, 2012

Cafe Vale Tudo​“Medical marijuana will soon be growing just blocks from the White House and Congress…”~ Bill Piper, Drug Policy AllianceAnnouncement Comes As Obama Administration…

March 31, 2012

National Cannabis Industry Association​NCIA representative to appear at launch of weGrow store as the District awards cultivation licensesThe District of Columbia’s Department of…

March 15, 2012

Drug Policy AllianceVirgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson (left) will join Drug Policy Alliance Executive Directeor Ethan Nadelmann (right) to speak about the need for greater…

February 13, 2012

NBC Washington Montel Williams pleads his case Wednesday night at a neighborhood meeting in the basement of Israel Baptist Church in Northeast D.C.​Former TV talk show host Montel…

January 09, 2012

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…

October 25, 2011

Seems like the federal attack on California dispensaries have, predictably, created a chilling effect on medical marijuana reform across the nation. Last week, municipal authorities…

August 08, 2011

As reported last week, the medical marijuana program in DC is finally making some headway with the District now accepting applications for cannabis growers. Yes, the D.C. Department…

August 09, 2010

Medical marijuana is a versatile medicine that helps patients across America manage symptoms from cancer, HIV/AIDS, multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, glaucoma and countless others….