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Student suspended for simple mistake

By William R. Toler A Tennessee high school student has been suspended and faces criminal charges for a mistake made by his father. David Duren-Sanner, a senior at Northeast High School in Clarksville, received a 10-day suspension after a knife … Continue reading

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Prohibition isn’t over…but it should be

By William R. Toler Eighty years ago, Congress decided to appeal a constitutional amendment with another constitutional amendment ending the nationwide ban on alcohol. The thirteen-year dry spell is known as and referred to as prohibition. And that ended. Well…sort … Continue reading

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Medical marijuana advocates support Stimson

By William R. Toler HENDERSONVILLE, NC– “Different strains for different pains.” That was one of the chants shouted outside the Henderson County Courthouse Friday as nearly two dozen people came out to support Todd Stimson and medical marijuana. Most supporters … Continue reading

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NC medical cannabis grower raided

By William R. Toler Last Thursday, men with guns broke into Todd Stimson’s home to steal plants. Stimson says he was brushing his teeth when he noticed police cars from the bathroom window. As he was going out to meet … Continue reading

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Kokesh cuffed and caged…again

By William R.  Toler Adam Kokesh has been cuffed, kidnapped and caged yet again. The libertarian internet show host and activist was arrested, along with N.A. Poe, at a pro-pot rally in Philadelphia Saturday. But it wasn’t for smoking marijuana … Continue reading

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N.C. man busted for using cannabis for cancer, having guns

[Note: This post orginially appeared as an article in The Wilson Times.] By Corey Friedman John Cameron hasn’t been the same since sheriff’s deputies took his marijuana away. “I’ve lost seven pounds in seven days,” the 71-year-old Cameron said. “I … Continue reading

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Johnson, Stein to debate in D.C.

By William R. Toler The presidential debates aren’t over yet. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party hopeful Jill Stein will square off one final time in Washington, D.C. on October 30 at the studio of RT America. Johnson and … Continue reading

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Why the war on weed?

By Adam Carlson “Prohibition will work great injury to the cause of temperance. It is a species of intemperance within itself, for it goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man’s appetite by legislation, … Continue reading

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Senator sings for Willie

By William R. Toler A white-haired politician sings in support of the red-headed stranger following a raid that may have been planned. State Senator Charlie Albertson recently recorded a song based on a late January bust of Willie Nelson’s band by … Continue reading

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Two states pass pro-pot laws

By Corey Friedman For two states, green may be a more appropriate color on the electoral map than red or blue. Massachusetts residents voted Tuesday to decriminalize possession of one ounce or less of marijuana, while Michigan became the 13th state … Continue reading

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