The corporate face of legalizing pot has arrived in Oregon.
Paul Stanford had to admit last week he was busted.
For years, Stanford
has been the face of the drive to legalize marijuana in Oregon, the man
who may have done more to push for lawful pot than
Mohamud Must Now Face Sentencing In His Terrorism Case
A federal judge today upheld the government's use of warrantless wiretapping against a Portland teen convicted of trying to set off a bomb at the Pioneer Courthouse Square Christmas Tree lighting in 2010, the Associated Press reported.Mohamed Mohamud's defense team filed a motion for a new tri...More
More restrictive petition still on track to gather signatures needed to make the ballot
Longtime pot legalization advocate Paul Stanford announced Friday night on his show Cannabis Common Sense that he is dropping his efforts to get two marijuana legalization measures on the November ballot. “We have decided, given that we were just at about 50,000 signatures, that we do not have the wherewithal to move forward...
A senior research analyst fired last year from his job at the Multnomah County Sheriff's office filed suit yesterday claiming he was terminated after he refused efforts to force him into early retirement.Markley Drake, 61, began working as an analyst for the office in 2005, according to a complaint filed Wednesday in Multnomah County Circuit Court. Then in 2011 the office hired...
The reigning Women’s World soccer player of the year talks about playing goalkeeper for the Thorns and life in Portland.
If you were to pass Nadine Angerer on Hawthorne Boulevard,
you might assume she’s another laid-back Portlander, out for a stroll
in pegged sweat pants and fedora.
Unless you’re a fan of the
With less than three weeks to go before the filing deadline, two competing pro-cannabis camps are ramping up efforts to gather signatures for three ballot initiatives that would legalize the use of recreational marijuana. Here’s a look at how they’re doing:Initiative Petition 53 is the most restrictive of the three initiatives and has garnered the most support from potential voters...
Men have long had access to cellphone applications tailored to find gay, bisexual and bi-curious partners, while women searching for women weeded out men from sites such as Tindr and OkCupid.Today the British app startup Dattch launched in Portland a dating application for women only just in time for Pride Northwest—try it out at the
Six months from elections, KATU/SurveyUSA Poll asks voters to weigh in on how they plan to vote on key issues
Labeling for GMOs, Jeff Merkley and marijuana are all looking strong for the November ballot.Apoll released today by KATU and SurveyUSA found a narrow majority of likely voters—51 percent— would back&nb...More
Where’s the evidence Rod Underhill said he had that compelled Lisa Roberts to confess to strangling her girlfriend?
Lisa Marie Roberts never wanted to admit killing Jerri Lee Williams.
She was innocent, she
always maintained, right up to the end when she pleaded guilty to
strangling Williams, her girlfriend,