July 1 is a big day for the residents of Connecticut and Virginia, where adult-use cannabis legalization goes into effect. It also went into effect in New Mexico on June 29. Nineteen states have now legalized it.
The most conservative justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, Clarence Thomas, says federal cannabis prohibition "may no longer be necessary or proper." Thirty years ago I predicted something like this would happen.
Conan O'Brien ended his late-night run by smoking a joint courtesy of Seth Rogen. Fifteen years earlier, he gladly accepted a High Times Stony Awards bong.
Doctors say fully vaccinated people can start passing joints and pipes again. But is it really necessary?
Blame it on Richard Nixon. The worst modern-day U.S. president prior to Donald Trump started the War on Drugs 50 years ago today.