As the use of electronic cigarettes becomes more popular, endorsed by actors like Jenny McCarthy and Stephen Dorff, public health officials are raising alarms about the devices leading to underage nicotine use and surreptitious cannabis use.
Police in Idaho are asking for local huntsmen to report any marijuana grow ops they happen to discover while out in the woods trying to kill everything from Bambi to Bigfoot this hunting season.
An Oregon medical marijuana farmer was arrested earlier this week and charged with second-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon after authorities say he shot a thief attempting to harvest some free weed growing in his backyard.
Marijuana advocates within the medical community say pot should be legalized and given away complimentary for senior citizens requiring end of life care.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says he intends to put a stop to the distribution of complimentary weed in the city’s parks by revamping a current ordinance and that will make those areas drug-free zones.