Marijuana

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Can I Bring Ganja to a Dinner Party?

As the laws restricting marijuana have begun to change, there’s a new pot etiquette to consider. How do you navigate parenting within a legalized state? […]

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Confessions of a Philly Pot Dealer

When everything is legalized — here and everywhere else — guys like me will be done. I serve a purpose because the laws are backwards. […]

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Pot Is Coming, Philadelphia!

It’s a Saturday morning a few months ago. I’m in Atlantic City, sitting on a folding chair in a medium-size conference room at Bally’s, along […]

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The 11 People Leading the Charge for Legal Pot in Philadelphia

The Politicians Two local politicians — er, pot-iticians? — stand at the forefront of the movement. State Senator Daylin Leach (left) has co-sponsored legislation in […]

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WATCH: 3 Grandmas Smoke Pot For the First Time

Cut Video found three grandmothers in Washington (where marijuana is legal) who had never smoked pot before and persuaded them to do it on camera. […]

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90 Pounds of Pot Sent to 69th Street City Blue to Be Destroyed

60 pounds of pot delivered to Upper Darby clothing store: http://t.co/jugoLXC1I9 pic.twitter.com/x34L82c6P2 — Philly.com Breaking (@phillynews) November 19, 2014 An unknown person shipped 90 pounds […]

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Take the (Anonymous!) Philly Mag Pot Poll

Earlier this month, Philadelphia became the largest city in the United States to decriminalize marijuana. We want to know what you think about efforts to […]

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Meet Mike Whiter, Recipient of Philly’s First Marijuana Citation

As of this morning, Philadelphia is the largest city in the country to decriminalize marijuana. You’ll now receive a $100 fine for smoking in public […]

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Mayor Nutter Reminds Citizens Not to Smoke Anything in Parks

Just so everyone is clear – smoking anything is already prohibited in our parks & recreation centers, so no one should be doing that anyway. […]

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Mayor Nutter Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

Starting October 20th, possession of small amounts of marijuana will be a civil offense in the city of Philadelphia. Mayor Michael Nutter signed Jim Kenney’s marijuana […]

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Bill Doesn’t Go Far Enough

It seemed like a victory on Wednesday when the Pennsylvania Senate passed a medical marijuana bill. It passed the Senate by a wide margin, 43-7. […]

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Penn Continuing Marijuana Ban Despite City Decriminalization

Despite the City of Philadelphia’s law decriminalizing marijuana possession expected to take effect next month, the University of Pennsylvania has no plans to change its […]

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It’s the End of the War on Drugs as We Know It

Kids, gather round. Let me share with you the horrors of my youth. Behold: And: Back in the 1980s, these commercials were on a near-constant […]

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Council Passes Tweaked Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

Marijuana decriminalization is one step closer to reality. City Council today approved a revised decriminalization bill aimed at ending arrests for possession of small amounts […]

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Ramsey Promises Police Won’t Arrest Pot Users

Newsworks reports that Philly Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey is promising that his officers will generally write tickets — and not make arrests — when Mayor Nutter […]