Marijuana Prohibition

California Marijuana Legalization Groups Agree On Collaboration & Seek Unity

California Marijuana Legalization Groups Agree On Collaboration & Seek Unity

Two California marijuana legalization groups have agreed to collaborate and are reaching out to other groups “in hopes of creating a single, unified [cannabis legalization] initiative for California in 2016”.  The two California marijuana initiative groups, Americans For Policy Reform, the group behind the Marijuana Control, Legalization and Revenue Act of […]

Louisiana Lags Nation In Marijuana Support Says LSU Survey

Louisiana Lags Nation In Marijuana Support Says LSU Survey

The residents of Louisiana are sending mixed signals about their support for legalizing marijuana in their state. The LSU Public Policy Research Lab recently released their Louisiana Survey for 2015, the title of which was “Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage and Recreational Marijuana Legalization Continues Slow Decline“. The survey is showing […]

Texas Considers Lower Penalties For Marijuana

Texas Considers Lower Penalties For Marijuana

Four proposals to lower penalties for marijuana possession are scheduled to be heard in the Texas House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Marijuana advocates are hopeful that the new makeup of the Texas committee will give the proposals a better chance than in years past, when other […]

States With Highest Support For Legalizing Weed

States With Highest Support For Legalizing Weed

Which states show the highest support for legalizing weed? With support for marijuana legalization increasingly trending upward, many states are above 50%. 24 states (including DC) have legalized medical marijuana in some form or another (it should be noted that many of the states’ medical marijuana laws are still quite […]