Tag Archive: California

Sep 06

First-Ever UK Medical Marijuana Patient Has ‘Miracle’ Recovery – High Times

About once a day, 11-year-old Billy Caldwell could expect to almost die.Thirty times a month, Billy would suffer a seizure serious enough to require a dose of medication and an oxygen mask in order to survive. Doctors were helpless. According to his parents, over-matched medical professionals sent him home from a hospital unhealed with a …

Continue reading »

Jan 16

Mexico is moving toward medical marijuana legalization, along with US states — Quartz

It’s impossible not to notice what the neighbors are doing when you’re as close as Mexico and California. Over the past two decades, the latter has increasingly embraced marijuana legalization, from the authorization of medical pot in 1996 to a vote last month that legalized marijuana for recreational use. Now Mexico is starting to follow …

Continue reading »

Dec 10

DEA Report Says Positive “Media Attention” of Cannabis Making It Harder for Them To Arrest You for It

As The Free Thought Project has faithfully reported, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) of the United States government, hasn’t softened its position nor its stand against marijuana, and this summer attempted to classify yet another plant, Kratom, as a Schedule I narcotic. While a majority of the rest of the states (29 at last count) …

Continue reading »

Aug 03

A Call to Arms Against California’s Gunmegeddon – Bearing Arms

California is ground zero – the quintessential battleground for gun rights in America – but gun owners in the Golden State are mounting a counter offensive and we need your help.California is where the gun control forces have been testing out their proposals; first on local levels, then statewide. It is their intent to make these laws a model …

Continue reading »

Mar 16

KKK Grand Dragon Endorses Hillary’s ‘Hidden Agenda’ – Tea Party News

(Daily Caller) – A Ku Klux Klan grand dragon endorsed Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton this week, saying he switched his support to her from Republican candidate Donald Trump because he likes her “hidden agenda.”“We want Hillary Clinton to win,” Will Quigg, a grand dragon of the mostly defunct Klan’s California …

Continue reading »

Sep 10

To help smokers quit, make them vapers – LA Times

The FDA is considering proposals to regulate e-cigarettes that would discourage their use. The Los Angeles City Council has banned them in public places, and the California Legislature may vote on an anti-“vaping” law this week.Blanket laws discouraging the use of e-cigarettes are the wrong policy move. E-cigarettes have already shown themselves to be an …

Continue reading »

Aug 26

With tobacco tax revenues in decline, hunt is on to find another way to fund free preschool It’s all about the money.

Tobacco tax revenues that pay for California preschool and other early childhood services are steadily declining as users give up smoking, and a scramble is on to find another source of funding.The tale of the shrinking funding source — now down to $350 million this year from $650 million in 1998 — starts at tobacco shops like …

Continue reading »

Sep 23

West Coast warming linked to naturally occurring changes – LA Times

Naturally occurring changes in winds, not human-caused climate change, are responsible for most of the warming on land and in the sea along the West Coast of North America over the last century, a study has found.The analysis challenges assumptions that the buildup of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere has been a significant driver of …

Continue reading »

Mar 29

NRA-ILA | FBI Arrests Anti-Gun California Senator on Firearm Trafficking Charges

Being good Americans, we take the position that anyone who is arrested and charged with multiple crimes is innocent until proven guilty. That’s more than California state senator Leland Yee D has done for gun owners in the past. In August 2012, Yee said “no one will convince me it’s anything other than a joke …

Continue reading »

Jan 02

California 2014 Laws Affect Transgenders, Smokers, Drunk Drivers

As 2014 is just a day away, new laws have been crafted for Californians to adhere to. Here are just a few blessed laws and regulations that will come into effect in 2014:Transgender Rights: We will all sleep a little better at night knowing that students in grades K-12 who identify as transgender will be …

Continue reading »

Older posts «