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Legalization Efforts Sprout Up Across the Country

By Shawn Dwyer

The Marijuana Policy Project will push for legal weed in Arizona, Massachusetts, and California during the 2016 election. MORE  

"Fuck It!" TV Reporter Quits on Air to Advocate for Legal Pot

By Shawn Dwyer

KTVA reporter Charlo Greene wins the internet, as she hilariously exited her reporting job to continue running the Alaska Cannabis Club. MORE  

Madison Police Chief Wants To Legalize Pot To Fund Drug Treatment

By McCarton Ackerman

Police Chief Mike Koval pointed to Colorado and Washington as examples, though Wisconsin is not likely to follow their lead anytime soon. MORE  

National Marijuana Arrests Have Tripled Since 1991

By Ryan Knapp/AlterNet

This despite the growing acceptance of marijuana at the state and even federal level. MORE  

Pat Robertson Turns Tail on Legalizing Pot

By Shawn Dwyer

The 700 Club host and televangelist has changed his mind about weed despite voicing support in the past. MORE  

California Lt. Governor Will Back 'Right' Weed Initiative

By Shawn Dwyer

No stranger to supporting marijuana legalization, Gavin Newsom said he will campaign for legalizing pot in '16. MORE  

New York Times Runs First Ever Marijuana Ad

By Victoria Kim

The Gray Lady ran its first-ever advertisement for a marijuana-related business amidst mounting calls for the paper to change its drug testing policies. MORE  

New York Times Says: End Prohibition of Weed

By Shawn Dwyer

The Gray Lady has gone on record in throwing unequivocal support behind legalizing marijuana. MORE  

Actor James Garner Once Said ‘Marijuana Should Be Legal’

By Victoria Kim

The 'Maverick' actor was a 50-year pot smoker who had an aversion to alcohol. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 21, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Former Star Wars Ewok caught on camera snorting cocaine, drunk gunman keep investigators from downed airliner, and Scottish mayor banned from town's 36 pubs. MORE  

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