Contact Us
marijuana

marijuana - Page 2

Granny Purps, Facebook / John Moore, Getty Images
Granny Purps, Facebook / John Moore, Getty Images
[

Free Pot with Donation to Marijuana Dispensary Has Stoners Giving Back

Like most medical marijuana dispensaries, Granny Purps in Soquel, CA sometimes struggles with an image problem. While it genuinely believes it’s helping people, pot remains illegal at the federal level and the “stoner” culture often stigmatizes what is otherwise a legitimate operation.

However, Granny Purps is trying to redeem itself in the eyes of the public. For the second year in a row, it’s feeding the less-fortunate by offering an unusual trade — one free joint for every six cans of donated food.

Read More|Comment

Category: Offbeat Tags:
Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images
[

Pot Smokers Are Less Likely to Be Obese Than Non-Smokers

People who smoke pot once a week are about 25 percent less likely to be obese than non-smokers.

According to a study by French researchers, marijuana smokers have a 16 percent rate of obeseity, whereas those who don’t partake enjoy a rate of obesity between 22 and 25 percent.

Read More|Comment

Category: Health Tags: ,
Antoine Dodson, 'Bed Intruder' Star, Arrested for Marijuana Possession
Frederick M. Brown, Getty Image
[

Antoine Dodson, ‘Bed Intruder’ Star, Arrested for Marijuana Possession

Well, he told the world to "hide ya kids, hide ya wife," but when it comes to pot, Antoine Dodson apparently doesn't listen to his own advice.

According to EW.com, the Internet sensation was arrested early Saturday morning in Huntsville, AL, on charges of marijuana possession, speeding, failing to appear in court and an insurance violation. Dodson, who confirmed his arrest on Twitter, was later released on $1,340 bail.

Read More|Comment

Growing Marijuana Indoors Accounts for One Percent of U.S. Electricity Use
Uriel Sinai, Getty Images
[

Growing Marijuana Indoors Accounts for One Percent of U.S. Electricity Use

The quasi-legalization of marijuana has produced quite an unintended side effect: Now one percent of all electricity used in the United States is spent on growing cannabis indoors.

Analysis from Evan Mills at

Category: National News Tags:
Marijuana 911 Call
WVIT
[

Man Calls 911 To Ask Questions About His Marijuana Plant [AUDIO]

Robert J. Michelson wanted to know how much trouble he could get in for growing one marijuana plant. So he called 911 and asked.

The dispatcher tried to dissuade him for using the emergency service for a non-emergency, but he persisted, and admitted he was growing marijuana before asking her what the legal ramifications of doing that would be.

Not long after his misguided call, the cops traced his number and showed up at his house.

Michelson was arrested and charged with variety of drug related crimes, including illegal cultivation of marijuana. Keep reading for the tape of the 911 call.

Read More|Comment

hqdefault1
[

Marijuana Catapult Found at Mexican Border [VIDEO]

Infrared surveillance cameras at the Arizona/Mexico border have captured images of Mexican drug smugglers using a nine-foot-tall catapult to hurl 45-pound bags of marijuana over a border wall and into the U.S.

Read More|Comment

Marijuana Bust
Sean Gallup, Getty Images
[

Saginaw Drug Bust Nets 500 Pounds Of Marijuana

Saginaw police busted two men in suspected in a drug ring. Police confiscated a net of 500 pounds of marijuana says WNEM.com. Read more below.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfnt.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!