Marijuana Votes: Oregon And D.C. Legalize; Florida Says No To Medical
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Voters in Washington, D.C., have approved the legal use of marijuana for recreational purposes. Supporters of the D.C. marijuana measure had a 65-29.5 percent lead as of 9:09 p.m. ET, with 20,727 voting in favor. The D.C. case could create friction between the city’s leaders and Congress — particularly if, as many expect, Republicans take […]

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Times poll: Florida medical marijuana amendment in deep trouble
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A constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana in Florida is in serious jeopardy. For more than a year, the amendment seemed to enjoy broad support, cutting across political, racial and age lines. But with opposition forces financing TV ads and sheriffs showing up at forums, support for the amendment has slipped dramatically, according to a […]

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Protesters rally outside Department of Public Health’s downtown Boston headquarters over Medical Marijuana
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BOSTON, OCT. 14, 2014…..One sign held up high read “Thanks for nothing, Deval.” Another said: “Do your job DPH.” Below the signs, a crowd of 50 protesters on Tuesday gathered outside the Department of Public Health’s downtown Boston headquarters to decry the slow implementation of a medical marijuana system two years after voters endorsed a […]

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Will pro-pot Alaska reporter’s viral exit boost legal marijuana vote?
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By Stephanie McNeal It was the “f— it” heard ‘round the web. Alaska reporter Charlo Greene achieved viral video fame this week by announcing on-air she was quitting to work on passing the state’s Ballot Measure 2, which would legalize marijuana. “And as for this job … f— it, I quit,” said Greene, who until that moment worked […]

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Maryland marijuana punishment law changes Oct. 1
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Possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana to become civil offense The new law that starts Wednesday reclassifies the use or possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana. With the help of Anne Arundel County police, the WBAL-TV 11 News I-Team got a look at what 10 grams of marijuana actually looks like. […]

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Second marijuana shop opens in Seattle
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SEATTLE — It’s time for another pot shop to open in Seattle. Uncle Ike’s Pot Shop is the second in the city granted a license by the state Liquor Control Board. And like the opening of other recreational cannabis stores in the state, someone stood in line more than 12 hours before the official opening […]

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Confusion abounds as Colorado Supreme Court considers workers’ pot use
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A Colorado Supreme Court hearing that will have major implications for marijuana and the workplace ended Tuesday with the state’s most esteemed justices mostly scratching their heads. The debate topic was this: If it isn’t illegal to use medical marijuana, does that make it a “lawful” activity for which employers can’t fire you? How the […]

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Hempstalk 2014: Celebrating marijuana in downtown Portland
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PORTLAND, Ore. — It was a surprisingly chilly Saturday on the first day of Hempstalk 2014, Portland’s annual celebration of marijuana. Omnipresent clouds refused to budge until hours later than forecast – a typical fall day. Not typical were the thousands of people at Tom McCall Waterfront Park who had gathered to celebrate, if not […]

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Jack “The Terror” Herer
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Born June 18, 1939 in Buffalo, NY. He was passionate about peace, freedom and the environment.  I went with that title for this post because I, like countless other people kept messing up his name. When I saw the film footage of him saying that the pronunciation of his name rhymes with terror, I thought […]

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Welcome to LeafStrain. While we are getting started I just thought I’d let you in on a few things. The most important in my opinion is the collection of data. I have scoured the surface web for numbers and cannabinoid profiles of plants. I can see that all of us in this newly hatched world […]

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