More US Adults Using Marijuana

VOA As attitudes about marijuana change in the United States, more adults are using the drug, according to a new study. Researchers at the National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, writing in The Lancet Psychiatry, say that as more states
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Actor Sean Pen Interviewed Mexican Drug Lord for ‘Rolling Stone’

VOA News U.S. actor Sean Penn met with legendary Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in Mexico, months before his capture, for an interview posted on Rolling Stone magazine's website late Saturday, a day after Guzman was captured by Mexican authorities. Guzman "proudly" volunteers to Penn "I supply more heroin, (more...)

Williams Planning June Forum on Marijuana Legalization in PA

With the Pennsylvania General Assembly moving forward on legislation to legalize medical cannabis, state Senator Anthony H. Williams will hold a forum next week at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law, to discuss the pros and cons of legalizing marijuana in Pennsylvania. Sen. Anthony H. Williams’ free forum, “The Great (more...)

Stack Bills Would Reform Marijuana Laws, Reduce Costs

At a news conference in the state Capitol, state Sen. Mike Stack discussed two new bills intended to reform marijuana laws to curb the unintended consequences that drain local budgets and waste law enforcement resources. “Beyond the financial cost, our antiquated marijuana laws clog our criminal justice system and consume time (more...)

Start the New Year With High On Marijuana!

According to CNN News, " Colorado began allowing the sale of recreational marijuana on January 1 to anyone age 21 or older. Residents can now buy marijuana like alcohol - except the cannabis purchase is limited to an ounce, which is substantial enough to cost about $200 or (more...)

Why We Need To Legalize Medical Marijuana?

Garrett Brann is about to turn 3 years old. He has a form of epilepsy, known as "Dravet Syndrome," which is robbing him of his childhood, a normal life, and so much more. The disease manifests itself primarily in almost constant seizures. Garrett routinely has (more...)

Pennsylvania: Bipartisan Medical Cannabis Bill

State Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) held a press conference to announce the introduction of a bill he drafted with Sen. Mike Folmer (R-48) that would legalize the use of medical cannabis in Pennsylvania. “I would like to thank my colleague Sen. Folmer for his action on (more...)

Prescription Drug Abuse – Safeguard Your Children

Julie Bowen While Pennsylvania is focused on the legalization of marijuana under S.B. 528, (introduced on April 3 2013 by Senator Daylin Leach), which has more recently been supported by the NAACP at their press conference of 4 July; the behind the scenes campaign to (more...)

NAACP Holds Press Conference Supporting Marijuana Legalization Bill

State Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today participated in a press conference held by the NAACP calling for support of his marijuana legalization legislation bill. “I am honored that the NAACP has spoken out in favor of my legislation to legalize, regulate and tax marijuana (more...)

Experts Weigh In On Benefits Of Legalizing Marijuana In Pennsylvania

State Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) held a news conference at the State Capitol Building to announce the introduction of his bill that would legalize marijuana in Pennsylvania. Leach was joined by a member of the law enforcement community, a physician, and an agriculture expert to (more...)

Is It Time to Legalize Marijuana In Pennsylvania?

State Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) has announced plans to introduce legislation that would legalize marijuana in Pennsylvania. The bill is currently circulating for co sponsorship. Leach, who has become known as the progressive voice in the legislature, previously introduced a bill that would allow the use (more...)

The Ninth-Grader Charged For Threats To Council Rock School

On Friday morning when the driver attempts to get to the bank or store in Bucks County aria, they found that most of the roads were blocked, and the helicopters were circling over the town. In the office of the newspaper of "Philadelphia news" we found the message, that have been (more...)

U.S. Voters Set New State Laws on Same-Gender Marriage, Marijuana

President Obama’s re-election victory may have been the worldwide focus of the United States’ Election Day, but the millions of Americans who voted November 6 did much more than choose the country’s next president. As well as electing a host of state and local representatives, U.S. voters cast (more...)

U.S. Freezes Assets of Leading Sinaloa Drug Cartel Figures

The United States announced that it had designated four key Sinaloa Cartel drug operatives under the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (Kingpin Act), freezing their U.S. assets. The action, taken by the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), includes two sons of Sinaloa drug (more...)

Police Shot and Wounded Robbery In Northeast Philly

CBS News reported,that " Philadelphia police shot and critically wounded a man they say tried to rob two stores in Northeast Philadelphia just after midnight Thursday". According to authorities, the robbery walked into the 7-Eleven in the 5300 block of Harbison Street and demanded cash. But ran out (more...)

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