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Canadian troops were going to fire artillery. Then they got high
The cupcakes tasted different, to say the least.
Weed avenger: Defense contractor strikes back after losing security clearance for marijuana prescription
“Bring on the handcuffs."
Black veteran walks free after almost a decade in jail over $30 marijuana sale
Gulf War veteran Derek Harris, who was sentenced to life behind bars over a petty $30 marijuana bust, was set free from the Louisiana State Penitentiary on Tuesday, his lawyers said, after his prison term was revisited in court earlier this month
1,700 soldiers were just drug tested at Fort Rucker and the Army swears it had nothing to do with 4/20
Nothing to see here!
The Coast Guard celebrated 4/20 by seizing $1 million worth of pot in the Caribbean
Last week, crews offloaded the nearly 1,300 pounds of marijuana at the Coast Guard Base Miami Beach.
Lawmakers are moving to make it easier for veterans to use legal marijuana
A House committee took a step to make it easier for veterans in states with legal cannabis to use the drug, which some say helps them cope with chronic pain and post-traumatic stress disorder, better known as PTSD
The Air Force is investigating ballistic missile defenders for drug use … again
"Exceptional job performance does not matter if our Airmen do not live by our core values."
3 civilians tried entering a Hawaii military base in a car reeking of weed with a dud mortar round in the backseat
"It's a situation that occurs often where people take the wrong exit towards one of our control points."
2 men arrested after allegedly trying to drive through Tinker Air Force Base with a car full of marijuana and a gun
Deputies smelled "a strong odor of marijuana" coming from the SUV.
Air Force to airmen: consume CBD and you’ll fail your drug test
"It's important for both uniformed and civilian Airmen to understand the risk these products pose to their careers."
Florida lawmakers want to give veterans medical marijuana cards for free
With data continuing to roll in that underscores the health benefits of cannabis, two Florida legislators aren't waiting for clarity in the national policy debates and are sponsoring bills designed to give medical marijuana cards to military veterans free of charge.
How we found out the Army let hundreds of soldiers back in after previously kicking them out — and all kinds of other sh*t
How We Found Out explores recent reporting from Task & Purpose, answering questions about how we sourced our stories, what challenges we faced, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at how we cover issues impacting the military and veterans community.
The Air Force is investigating whether an airman smoked weed at a missile alert facility for nuclear Minuteman ICBMs
The Air Force is investigating reports that an airman consumed marijuana while assigned to one of the highly-sensitive missile alert facility (MAF) responsible for overseeing 400 nuclear GM-30G Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota
All CBD products are forbidden to US service members, Pentagon says
As the military services each roll out new policies regarding hemp-derived products like cannabidiol, or CBD, the Defense Department is not mincing words
A disabled vet says he was denied a VA mortgage over his marijuana dispensary job
As a benefit of serving in the military, veterans have access to a low-rate mortgage with no money down. One disabled Massachusetts veteran was denied that benefit, though, due to his legal job in the marijuana industry
A Florida congressman is pushing federal protections for vets who use marijuana
Staggered by the burgeoning numbers of veteran suicides, U.S. Rep. Greg Steube said on Wednesday he supports removing marijuana from its wrongly classified Schedule 1 status
VA comes out against bills on medical marijuana for veterans
The Department of Veterans Affairs opposes three legislative proposals that would expand research on medical marijuana at the VA and give veterans access to the drug in states where it is legal.
Meet the former Air Force test pilot who broke into the marijuana industry and wants you to join him
"Don't say no immediately to something just because it seems weird..."
High standards: Pentagon says there’s no policy against investing in companies that legally sell marijuana
"While, currently, no official DoD guidance specific to financial involvement in marijuana exists, the department continues to research the topic."
This Navy Anti-Marijuana PSA Is A Great Reminder Of How Uncool Navy Is, Bro
Take a look at this brief Navy anti-drug PSA. It's 60 seconds of your life well-wasted. Produced by the Navy Alcohol...
Military School Dean Fired After Using Doctor-Prescribed Cannabis To Treat Cancer
A Vietnam veteran and career educator at an elite military training school now finds himself resorting to a Reagan-era executive...
You Can Now Grow A Beard And Get Stoned AF In The Canadian Military
The U.S. military dangles cash bonuses and post-military college money to entice recruits into the service. Meanwhile, the Canadian military...
If Congress Really Wants To Fix Our Veterans’ Mental Health Crisis, It Will Pass The Hemp Act
A veteran is 250 times more likely to die from suicide or an opioid-related overdose than their counterpart currently serving...
Report: The Army Is Embracing Drug Waivers To Help Fill Its Ranks
The Army is increasingly relying on waivers for bad conduct or drug use for potential recruits in order to help...
This Marine-Made War Documentary Is So Raw The Corps Doesn’t Want You To See It
“Okay buddy, how ya doing today?” a Marine asks as he stands over the body of a dead Afghan man....