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University Colorado Students Pass Referendum

Via Cannabis News:

Colorado — University of Colorado students this week approved a measure that asks officials to ease up on marijuana penalties.

The referendum, put forth by the Boulder-based group Safer Alternative For Enjoyable Recreation, asks that university officials make sanctions for marijuana use no more severe than they are for comparable alcohol violations. […]

A new job for Andrea?

Libby at Last One Speaks scooped me big time with the rumor that Andrea Barthwell has been hired by G.W. Pharmaceuticals to lobby for approval of its cannabis-plant extracts in the U.S. No problem for Andrea’s new-found flexible viewpoints. Libby’s got the right idea when she says:

I have a feeling the prohibitionists are brewing […]

Texas Tidings

Lots has been happening in Texas, all covered extremely well by Scott at Grits for Breakfast, including some remarkable efforts towards restructuring low-level marijuana penalties, an attempt to ban so-called “consent searches”, going after rogue task forces and lots more. Could this be a sign that a historical independent streak in Texans is re-surfacing? It […]