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What Do States Gain After Legalizing Marijuana?

What Do States Gain After Legalizing Marijuana?

By: Michael Jacobs, GotVape.com Statewide, Pennsylvania has already approved medical marijuana for certain conditions. When it comes to statewide legalization, there are some definite pros to making marijuana legal recreationally. Safety Weed bought off the street, even when a person knows their source personally, can be varied in its cannabinoid profile and cultivation environment. By […]

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Rally for Marijuana Law Reform Scheduled for April 19, 2017 at the PA Capitol

Rally for Marijuana Law Reform Scheduled for April 19, 2017 at the PA Capitol

EVENT: Rally for Marijuana Law Reform LOCATION: Main Rotunda, PA Capitol Building, N 3rd St & State St, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17120 DATE: April 19, 2017 TIME: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/745639285599175/ Are you one of the hundreds of thousands of cannabis consumers residing in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania? Do you believe that […]

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2016 Philadelphia Cannabis March Scheduled for May 8th

2016 Philadelphia Cannabis March Scheduled for May 8th

The annual Philadelphia arm of the Global Cannabis March takes place on Sunday May 8, 2016! Join us as we take to the streets to share the message of legalization, celebrate the passage of SB3 (now known as Act 16), and celebrate the numerous cities across the state which are joining Philadelphia in decriminalizing cannabis […]

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PA Medical Marijuana in the Senate: Concur or Continue the Fight?

PA Medical Marijuana in the Senate: Concur or Continue the Fight?

Next week, the PA Senate will take on the question of Pennsylvania’s Medical Cannabis (Marijuana) law with the bill known as SB3 (recently passed by the PA House of Representatives). The bill has a number of positive aspects – for instance, it provides coverage for seventeen medical conditions, gives the Health Department the ability to […]

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SB3 Urgent Call To Action – Further Amendments to Fix Issues Needed

SB3 Urgent Call To Action – Further Amendments to Fix Issues Needed

Medical cannabis bill SB3 in danger of being unworkable in practice

URGENT CALL TO ACTION – On April 21st, the PA Senate State Government committee unanimously passed Senate Bill 3 (Sen. Mike Folmer and Daylin Leach), a bill originally intended to legalize medical cannabis in PA. SB3 will go to the Senate Appropriations committee for a vote likely on May 4th, and could get a vote […]

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Caught Between Stories: Schedule 1 Drug vs.  Healthy, Healing Plant

Caught Between Stories: Schedule 1 Drug vs. Healthy, Healing Plant

An editorial by Skip Shuda We’re all familiar with citizens who believe that cannabis is and should remain a schedule 1 drug.   These people’s story is grounded in fear that cannabis is personally dangerous, highly addictive, has no known medical use and is a strong gateway to hard drugs.   Additionally, they believe that any claims […]

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Why is an Orthodox Rabbi Supporting Marijuana Legalization?

Why is an Orthodox Rabbi Supporting Marijuana Legalization?

Why is an Orthodox Rabbi Supporting Marijuana Legalization? “Because it’s the right thing to do. Period.” Says the Philadelphia regulated substances attorney, Executive Director of the Cannabis Growers Association of Pennsylvania, and observant Jew- Steven Auerbach. “American Jews have always championed the rights of others- from marching with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., to speaking […]

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