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NBA Suspends Top Sixth Man J.R. Smith for Pot

The Knicks' reigning Sixth Man of the Year J.R. Smith will stay on the bench for the first five games of the season. The controversial swing man failed a drug test for marijuana.

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High Times Sues Over Cannabis Cup Brand

It's a historic weekend in the Pacific Northwest with three major marijuana events taking place from Bow to Portland. However, two of them are promoting Cannabis Cups, and High Times doesn't like that.

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MPP Tackles the NFL's Pot Policy

More NFL players get arrested and suspended for marijuana than any other pro athletes. With this in mind, the MPP is directing its attention at the NFL for "punishing players for using marijuana.'

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Singer Busted at Philly Pot Protest

The 8th Smoke Down Prohibition rally at the Liberty Bell resulted in the usual citations for marijuana smoking. But the arrest of singer Emily Yates remains particularly perplexing.

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James Franco's 'Pot' Roast

James Franco was roasted and toasted by fellow stoners Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, Sarah Silverman and Andy Samberg on Comedy Central Monday night.

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Electric Zoo Canceled After Drug Deaths

Two concertgoers died at the Electric Zoo festival in New York reportedly of Ecstasy overdoses on Friday and Saturday. Police shut down the last day of the event on Sunday.

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