On the eve of High Times' 26th Annual Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam, one of the leaders of the Dutch scene, Sensi Seeds, provides an insider's view of what's really going on with weed in the Netherlands.
Marijuana is now legal in Maine's largest city. Voters in Portland overwhelmingly passed a ballot that allows the possession of 2.5 ounces of pot without civil or criminal penalty.
Last November, voters in Colorado and Washington legalized marijuana. The off-year election tomorrow is not as exciting, except if you live in Portland, Maine, Colorado and Michigan, where important pro-pot initiatives are on the ballot.
A pot plant blooms on the cover of VCJ, a leading trade magazine for venture capitalists. That means the so-called smart money folks are smelling a chance to cash in on marijuana.
A record high number of Americans now think marijuana should be legalized. According to the latest Gallup poll, the spread is 58% for and 39% against.