Eric Holder Crowned Attorney General

President Barack Obama has some big changes coming about in his administration.  One notable member of the cabinet that does plan to stay on for at least the near future is Attorney General Eric Holder.  This is significant for the marijuana reform movement.  A few more changes for President Obama, he is going to get a new Treasury Secretary, Secretary of State and Secretary of Defense. (more…)

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Federal Judge Rules

Federal Judge Rules: Maria-Elena James, Magistrate, United States District Court, Northern California Division, agrees with State Judge and upholds previous ruling.  What does this mean?  Looking back, about a month ago a State of California Civil Judge made an order stating that Ana Chretien, property owner & landlord of Harborside (Health Center) Medical Marijuana could not lawfully evict Harborside since it is deemed a medical marijuana dispensary, therefore the case was closed.  Ana Chretien, thinking the State Judge erred took it a step further and filed moving papers in the United States District Court, Northern California Division in effort to have the State Judges ruling over turned.  Ana Chretien, lost again!  A Federal Judge agreed with the State Judge and declined to overturn the earlier ruling, thus, Ana Chretien lost.  Harborside medical marijuana dispensary is located in Oakland, California. (more…)

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Americans want the Fed’s to butt out

 Federal Government

LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

 

Authored by CEO-Founder, Kevin FalerCo-authored by Senior Editor, Tiffany Jenkins

Legalization of marijuana, Americans want the [Federal Government] Fed's to butt out!!! It looks like everything is going well when it comes to people accepting the fact recreational marijuana is now legal in the States of Colorado & Washington.  Or is it? What's really cool is the citizens appear to have been cooperative with their local police officers and have taken good direction from the police. However, this does not negate the fact that most Americans are split over the legalization of marijuana.  A new Gallup poll out today suggests that there are many different criteria to determine what age group actually agrees or disagrees with the passage of the new laws.  The poll also makes mention of democrats and republicans who are split on the issue as well. Legalizati…

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