Officials throughout America are abolishing the cash-bail system. Photo credit: JumboPics The cash-bail system is standard American practice. Simply, it allows a defendant to pay a monetary fee in order to remain out of jail until a judge or jury sentences them. Bail denotes the amount that one pays a bondsman, which is ordinarily 10% of the total bond as determined by the … [Read more...] about Monetary-Based Imprisonment: the Cash-Bail System
Photo of wildfire by Envato. On July 7th, 2021, the Broiler Fire sparked, and burned 80 acres in the Redwood Valley region of Northern California. The fire rages for two days, fueled by dry brush, and a terrain experiencing record-breaking heat and a years-long drought. By July 9th — the fire, which firefighters have now 100% contained — claimed at least nine … [Read more...] about Wildfire “Originated on our Property” Announces Cannabis Company
Top Three-Day Weekend Destinations for Cannabis Lovers Summer is the time to kick off our shoes, fly somewhere new, and find adventure. But flying off to an exotic location that welcomes cannabis isn’t always in the cards. If you’re lucky enough to live in Washington, Oregon or California -- you don’t have to go far to find adventure and new ways to enjoy cannabis. If you … [Read more...] about West Coast Travels
The Women of Weed Are Taking Down Walls Written by Sharon Letts Women in the cannabis industry are quickly being recognized as the caretakers of the soul of the plant, mirroring her female qualities with strength, determination, and healing in the mix. Plant-based medicine is still common throughout Latin America and Europe. Cannabis is understood as beneficial, though … [Read more...] about Crossing Borders
Southern California’s Little Green Lighthouse Written by Paul Pot Port Hueneme, a small but significant port city located in Ventura County, California wants to become their region’s little green lighthouse that could. The city is located halfway between Santa Barbara’s posh confines (an hour’s drive to the north), and Malibu, (a similar distance to the … [Read more...] about Will A Port Go To Pot?