Think lighting up a joint every now and then is harmless? New research out of Northwestern University and Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School appears to dispute that belief.
That’s according to a Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press Poll that’s reportedly the first on the topic since NJ Senator Scutari introduced a marijuana legalization bill.
The 19-year-old Lower Pottsgrove man had smoked pot, then got behind the wheel of his car and struck and killed Merinda Thompson, who was jogging along North Lewis Road in Limerick.
A few hundred people who want the state to change its marijuana laws are taking their campaign to the Pennsylvania Capitol.
A New Jersey lawmaker wants to legalize marijuana, tax it and use the revenue to pay to fix the state’s roads and bridges.
Chris discusses the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear the controversial case of boobies bracelets, a bill introduced in Philadelphia City Council to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, and John McCain’s appearance on David Letterman’s show. He talks to Rutgers Professor Dr. Rudy Bell about his objection to Condoleezza Rice delivering their commencement address and CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin about he appearance at the National Constitution Center.
A new poll shows that a large majority of Pennsylvania voters favor legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, but residents are divided over whether possession of even small amounts for recreational use should be legalized.
A high risk stop was conducted and both the driver, Joseph Cameron, Jr., a 20-year-old from Pennsville, and the passenger, Joseph Gant, also 20 and from Pennsville, were taken into police custody.
Police say the drugs were discovered Friday afternoon after troopers pulled over Marquis L. Maddox, of Philadelphia, for speeding on Korean War Veterans Memorial Highway.
The state attorney general’s office has charged a 64-year-old Pennsylvania grandmother with selling as much as 100 pounds of marijuana annually since 2009.
Councilman Jim Kenney wants to downgrade Philadelphia’s marijuana possession offense even further.
Police say a New Jersey man mixed Rice Krispies and oregano and sold it as marijuana to a 17-year-old for $210.
Chris Stigall discussed the reaction to an interview in New York Magazine where President Obama said he didn’t think marijuana was more dangerous than alcohol.
Chris reviews New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s inauguration, the snowstorm engulfing the Delaware Valley, and President Obama’s comments on legalizing marijuana. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
On January 16, officers responded to the scene of a Chuck E Cheese located on Chambersbridge Road for a report of a fight.