Allen St. Pierre

Type: Person
Name: Allen St. Pierre
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Marijuana news: How will presidential politics affect 2016 push for pot legalization?

Advocates expect another major push for marijuana legalization in 2016, a strategy that is likely to force presidential candidates to take a position on the drug. Some wonder if their efforts will be tripped up if Hillary Clinton turns out to be the Democratic ... [Published Oregonian - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Legal access to more potent pot goes to voters

Supporters for medical marijuana grew enough support among Floridians to drive legislators to legalize non-euphoric cannabis when Gov. Rick Scott signed the bill into law in June.The legislation allows a specific form of marijuana that has very low or ... [Published Key Largo & Islamorada Free Press - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Will Hillary Clinton Push to Legalize Marijuana In 2016?

The public’s stance on the legalization of marijuana has drastically changed since Secretary of State Hillary Clinton first entered politics, when only 16% of the public favored legalization. But now, more than 58% of Americans want the consumption of ... [Published Fix.com - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

New Mexico: Appeals Court Says Medicinal Marijuana Costs Covered By Workers' Comp

Santa Fe, NM: Employers and insurance companies are legally obligated to cover the expense of medical cannabis for employees injured on the job, the New Mexico Court of Appeals has affirmed.Writing for the court in Vialpando v. Ben's Automotive Services ... [Published Norml - Oct 16 2014]
Entities: Marijuana, Workers, Cannabis
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Canada: Nation's Largest Mental Health Group Calls For Legalizing Cannabis

Toronto, Canada: The production and sale of cannabis ought to be legally regulated in order to better mitigate social harms related to the plant's use, according to a policy statement published by the Canadian Centre for Addiction and Mental Health ... [Published Norml - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Eye on the left: Politics Silences Some, Loosens Tongues Of Others

Where’s the love for The Prez?Kentucky Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes recently has noticeably refrained from mentioning President Barack Obama or, like many candidates in her party, asking him to campaign with her.Last week, ... [Published Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

New York Times Endorses Statewide Marijuana Reform Initiatives

New York, NY: The editors of the New York Times have opined in favor of the passage of pending initiatives in Alaska, Oregon, and Washington, DC that seek to dramatically liberalize those regions' marijuana laws.The three proposed measures are all ... [Published Norml - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Georgia Police Conduct Spectacularly Failed Pot Raid Over Okra Plants

A retired Atlanta man received a surprise when a heavily armed K9 unit and helicopter crew showed up on his property, but it turns out they mistook his okra bushes for marijuana plants.Georgia state patrol sheepishly apologized and took some of the okra ... [Published Fix.com - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Structure of medical marijuana industry coalesces in Pennsylvania

The skeleton of a medical marijuana industry — from potential growers to law firms offering regulatory guidance — is emerging in Pennsylvania, even though state lawmakers have yet to make the drug legal for any purpose.Marijuana is illegal under state ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 4 reports

The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matter in 2014

Strains of marijuana at Denver Kush Club in Denver, Colorado on January 1, 2014. Seth McConnell—Denver Post/ Referendums across the country set the stage for an even bigger fight in 2016Election Day this year will be big on pot.The battle over legalizing ... [Published Time - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

Rahm Emanuel Proposes Decriminalizing Pot in Illinois

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Illinois lawmakers on Tuesday to reform sentencing for low-level drug offenses, which would include ticketing rather than arresting people caught with small amounts of marijuana.Emanuel said decriminalization of possession ... [Published NewsMax.com - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

An Archive Of Weed Activism Arrives At UMass

There’s a new archive in western Massachusetts on the history of U.S. drug policy. The UMass Amherst collection includes documents from the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.Allen St. Pierre is executive director of the group, also ... [Published New England Public Radio - Sep 22 2014]

More Content

All (26) | News (23) | Reports (0) | Blogs (3) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Gerald Ensley: A step toward legalization? Hoor... [Published Tallahassee Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Marijuana news: How will presidential politics ... [Published Oregonian - Oct 20 2014]
Legal access to more potent pot goes to voters [Published Key Largo & Islamorada Free Press - Oct 19 2014]
Will Hillary Clinton Push to Legalize Marijuana... [Published Fix.com - Oct 18 2014]
Marijuana advocates might have found their cand... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Oct 17 2014]
Canada: Nation's Largest Mental Health Group Ca... [Published Norml - Oct 16 2014]
New Mexico: Appeals Court Says Medicinal Mariju... [Published Norml - Oct 16 2014]
Eye on the left: Politics Silences Some, Loosen... [Published Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oct 13 2014]
Hickenlooper Takes Pot Lobby Cash While Decryin... [Published Media Awareness Project - Oct 11 2014]
New York Times Endorses Statewide Marijuana Ref... [Published Norml - Oct 10 2014]
John Hickenlooper slams marijuana legalization,... [Published Washington Times - Oct 10 2014]
Feature: Securing the Scooby snacks [Published The Durango Telegraph - Oct 09 2014]
Georgia Police Conduct Spectacularly Failed Pot... [Published Fix.com - Oct 08 2014]
Structure of medical marijuana industry coalesc... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Oct 07 2014]
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published Time - Sep 29 2014]
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published TIME.com - Sep 29 2014]
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published Swampland - Sep 29 2014]
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 29 2014]
The business of bud [Published Montana Standard - Sep 28 2014]
Join Us for NORML Night at the Blaguard in DC O... [Published Norml - Sep 25 2014]
Rahm Emanuel Proposes Decriminalizing Pot in Il... [Published NewsMax.com - Sep 23 2014]
Chicago Mayor Emanuel proposes decriminalizing ... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 23 2014]
As Medical Marijuana Arrives In Massachusetts, ... [Published New England Public Radio - Sep 23 2014]
An Archive Of Weed Activism Arrives At UMass [Published New England Public Radio - Sep 22 2014]
How the U.S. Government Makes Money on Cannabis [Published The Street Latest - Jun 13 2014]
Capitol Hill Is Taking A Second Look At Marijua... [Published PRWeb - Feb 26 2014]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published TIME.com - Sep 29 2014]
Election Day this year will be big on pot. The battle over legalizing recreational marijuana in California—the big enchilada that may tilt legalization not only in the U.S. but other countries—is already being set for 2016. But while many reformers’ ...
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published Swampland - Sep 29 2014]
MoreReporter Quits On Live TV After Revealing That She Owns a Marijuana Club Colorado Retail Marijuana Sales Finally Beat Medical I Don’t Want to Smell Your Pot Smoke and I Don’t Think it Should Be Legalized Election Day this year will be big on ...
The Marijuana Legalization Votes That Will Matt... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 29 2014]
Election Day this year will be big on pot. The battle over legalizing recreational marijuana in California—the big enchilada that may tilt legalization not only in the U.S. but other countries—is already being set for 2016. But while many reformers’ ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.