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Person's hands lighting a huge joint over an ashtray
02 March 2017

The warning sounded ominous: “… three unresponsive persons calls in the last 24 hours. The common denominator appears to be marijuana laced with an unknown...

Green plant on a stem with buds at top
01 February 2017

Like a flashback from a distant memory, an egg cracked into a frying pan. Ominous words followed, “This is your brain on drugs…” The replay of a bizarre...

Map with states highlighted that legalized marijuana
04 January 2017

I recently stopped by a smoke shop on North High Street to visit a friend. From floor to ceiling, colorful glass pipes – small and large – graced expansive...

Trump, Ryan and Pence at a table looking at each other with flags in the back
14 December 2016

Dear members of the Electoral College, 

You have a momentous decision in front of you. That your upcoming vote for the President of the United States...

A young man and an older man
24 October 2016

What a year it has been for marijuana policy in Ohio – so far. The stunning defeat of Issue 3 at the ballot box last year framed the citizen-led initiative...

Marijuana plant
30 August 2016

If you’re an Ohio medical marijuana aficionado, you know about HB 523. After 20 years of intransigence, the Ohio General Assembly has passed its first pro-...