Marijuana

(City councilman James Kenney, left, in file image from City of Phila. TV.  Mayor Michael Nutter, right, in file photo. (credit: Mike Dunn)

Nutter To Decide Whether To Sign Or Veto Bill To Decriminalize Small Amounts Of Pot

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.

09/08/2014

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One Dead, One Critical In Cobbs Creek Shooting

One man is dead and another was seriously injured in what police suspect was a drug deal gone bad in West Philadelphia.

09/07/2014

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Delaware Mother And Son Arrested On Marijuana Charges

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.

09/05/2014

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Montco Forum To Discuss Potential Legalization Of Medical Marijuana

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.

09/03/2014

Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

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

08/29/2014

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Penn Study Claims Medical Marijuana Might Help Prevent Overdose Deaths

Medical marijuana can help ease patients’ pain, but apparently, it can also save lives.

08/27/2014

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Police Seize 26 Pounds Of Pot In Gloucester County

Authorities in southern New Jersey have seized 26 pounds of marijuana and arrested four men.

08/22/2014

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Atlantic City Casino To Offer Pot-growing Program

Oaksterdam University is offering the seminar – with potential for certification – at Bally’s casino from Aug. 23-26.

08/18/2014

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Pa. Senator: Colorado Trip Included Taking Hits Of Pot

A Pennsylvania state senator says he tried some marijuana on his taxpayer-funded trip to Colorado to see how the state’s marijuana industry is working.

08/01/2014

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Police: Juveniles Break Into Montgomery Co. Home, Bake Some Pot Brownies

According to Pennsylvania State Police, two juveniles were arrested for allegedly breaking into a home and baking some pot brownies.

07/30/2014

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Kevin Sabett: ‘It’s Ironic That We’re Pushing Against Smoking So Hard, Yet We’re Ready To Give Marijuana A Free Pass’

Chris Stigall talked with Kevin Sabet, the author of Reefer Sanity about the recent push to legalize marijuana.

07/30/2014

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Residents React To City Council’s Bill To Decriminalize Small Amounts Of Pot

A bill passed by a 14 to 2 vote in City Council Thursday drastically changed Philadelphia’s marijuana laws.

06/20/2014

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When It Comes To Drugs, Pope Francis’ Opinion Is Just Say No To Legalization

Pope Francis has come out saying he is strongly against the legalization of recreational drugs.

06/20/2014

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Delaware Teacher Arrested After Pot Found In Car Parked Outside School

A high school teacher in Delaware was arrested after police say marijuana was found in his car that was parked on school grounds.

06/10/2014

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Penn Study: Smoking Pot Could Impact Your Sleep

“The strongest association was found in adults who started marijuana use before age 15,” researchers say.

06/06/2014

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