Officials say the new policy does not legalize marijuana use or possession, but it allows law enforcement to focus on more serious offenses.
Dozens of activists and community members gathered at the steps of the New Jersey Statehouse to show their support for legalizing marijuana.
A handful of members of PhillyNORML were on hand as Mayor Nutter signed into law a bill that takes possession of small amounts of pot out of the court room.
Take a look at your co-workers, because apparently, one in every ten might have needed weed to get them through the work day.
On Thursday, Philadelphia City Council continued a great Philadelphia tradition.
Across the country, emergency responders are warning people about a drug called hash oil. It’s a dangerous recipe: marijuana leaves and extremely flammable butane that can cause explosions and fires.
The users are also seven times more likely to attempt suicide and eight times more likely to use other illegal drugs.
Chris discussed the release of the new Apple iPhones and smart watch. He talked to Pam Cornworth from the Ronald McDonald House in Delaware at 6:20, LaSalle Professor William Weaver at 7:00, Author of ‘Reefer Sanity,’ Kevin Sabet at 7:20, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath at 8:00, and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
It was back in June that the pot decriminalization bill passed City Council in a straight party line vote, 13-3. Because Council then went into recess, Mayor Nutter has until Thursday to sign or veto it, or let it become law without his signature.
One man is dead and another was seriously injured in what police suspect was a drug deal gone bad in West Philadelphia.
The Delaware State Police says troopers have arrested a mother and her son after a month-long investigation into the sale of marijuana from a home in Felton.
There will be a forum in Montgomery County tonight to give the public a chance to learn more about the potential legalization of marijuana for medical reasons in Pennsylvania.
It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension
Medical marijuana can help ease patients’ pain, but apparently, it can also save lives.
Authorities in southern New Jersey have seized 26 pounds of marijuana and arrested four men.