Tag Archive: weed

Feb 08 2014

McGruff Crime Dog Gets 16 Years for Pot and Grenade Launcher

Remember McGruff, the friendly neighborhood bloodhound that wanted you to “take a bite out of crime”? The war on drugs has instead taken a bite out of him. 41-tear-old John R. Morales, a former McGruff actor who played the character for the Harris County, Texas Sheriff’s Association in the late 1990s, has been sentenced to …

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Jan 22 2014

Illinois Gun Confiscation: Your Weed or Your Gun

Illinois state officials have unveiled a new proposal regarding medical marijuana – that residents choose between their weed or their guns. Most of the rules made public earlier this week pertain to how a patient may qualify for medical marijuana, such as proving a diagnosis of at least one of 41 “debilitating medical conditions,” such …

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Jan 19 2014

NH House Votes to Legalize Marijuana

After a lengthy debate, New Hampshire’s House of Representatives voted 170 to 162 in favor of House Bill 492, which seeks to legalize marijuana usage for adults 21 and over. The bill would authorize personal possession of up to one ounce and legalize wholesale, retail, and cultivation practices. However, it would also impose taxation and …

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