Nebraska

Get NORML this 4/20 with one of the dozens of events being hosted across the country by NORML’s affiliate groups. There are events going on across the country including festivals, concerts, comedy shows, softball tournaments, and more. Check out some of these activities on the list below. If you don’t see your state listed below, […] Continue Reading

LINCOLN, NE — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hosting “Heads vs. Feds: The Debate Over the Legalization of Marijuana,” a debate between a prominent activist who supports legalization and a former federal drug-enforcement agent. Steve Hager, the former editor-in-chief of High Times Magazine, will square off against former Drug Enforcement Agency special agent Bob Stutman. Student questions will drive the debate. Stutman,  labeled […] Continue Reading

OMAHA, NE — Before the smoke could clear from their refusal to allow a pro-marijuana license plate to a marijuana reform activist, the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles has agreed to let Frank Shoemaker have his requested “NE420″ vanity plate. The decision effectively ends a federal lawsuit filed last week by Frank Shoemaker, an attorney and […] Continue Reading

OMAHA, NE — A Nebraska man is suing the Department of Motor Vehicles after they refused to issue him a pro-marijuana vanity plate. Frank Shoemaker, an attorney and marijuana reform activist, requested the plate “NE420″ as part of his campaign to get a marijuana legalization question on the ballot in Nebraska’s 2012 elections. “The plate was […] Continue Reading

Nebraska banned synthetic marijuana February 24, as an emergency measure passed by the legislature and signed a day earlier by Gov. Dave Heineman (R) went into effect. The bill, LB 19, adds a group of synthetic cannabinoid compounds to Schedule I of the state’s Controlled Substances Act, and will punish their possession, production, and distribution like […] Continue Reading