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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Everybody goes a little basketball crazy during the NCAA tournament, but some of the talk around basketball in Milwaukee these days
02.07.2014 | | Posted at 11:29 AM
By Lisa Kaiser
Progress! The cannabis oil bill, which could help the Shepherd’s cover girl, Lydia Schaeffer, with her seizures, will get a hearing in the state Assembly at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12. This is huge. The Assembly version of the bill, officially called Assembly Bill 726, has three Republican cosponsors—Scott Krug, David Craig and Gary Bies. Interestingly, Scott Krug is the chair of the As...
Friday, Aug. 23, 2013
Whether it is the impeached Bill Clinton leaving office with solid approval ratings or the once-disgraced Eliot Spitzer now surging in New York City electoral polls, there is ample evidence that America forgives public figures for their transgressions. And yet, contrition is not exactly common
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009

Wisconsin could legalize pot for chronically ill people

In November 2008, 63% of Michigan voters made medical marijuana legal in that state—a significant victory, when you consider that the ballot measure won in each and every county and generated mo
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008

A Shepherd Q&A with High Times editor David Bienenstock

People have been smoking pot ever since they discovered that sparking one was good clean fun. So why do we need The Official High Times Pot Smoker’s Handbook, published just in time for the holidays? Editor David Bienenstock explains that even an experienced stoner could learn a few things—as well as get involved in the larger marijuana movement to make pot smoking legal...
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008
On Nov. 4, Michigan became the 13th state to legalize medical marijuana when 63% of its voters approved a grassroots-supported ballot initiative. Now, a quarter of all Americans live in a medical marijuana state. But even though 80% of Wisconsin residents approve of legalizing medical marijuana for seriously ill...