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Philly Cannabis Activist N.A. Poe Gets Probation After Felony Bust

Judge Scott DiClaudio has ordered Poe (whose legal name is Richard Tamaccio Jr.) to serve four years’ probation, perform 100 hours of community service, and pay a $2,500 fine.

Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Are Running Dry

More crops are expected to be ready by late March.

Philadelphia DA Drops Cannabis Cases, Joining National Trend

Philly will no longer prosecute cannabis possession cases. Similar policies were recently enacted in Houston and Brooklyn.

2017 World Medical Marijuana Business Conference & Expo

Last spring, Philadelphia-based cannabis activist N.A. Poe made headlines after police raided a Poe-hosted cannabis party in a South Philly warehouse. “The event, which took…

Dude in a Cannabis Leaf Costume Prances Through Philly

Artist-Activist Nikki Allen Poe is at it again. This time he's celebrating the two-year anniversary of decriminalization in Philadelphia by...well, watch the video.

Watch This: Giant Joints and Cannabis Pride at the DNC in Philly

The joints will be out in again today for those in Philadelphia who want to show their support at the Cannabis Pride Parade, which begins Thursday at 3 p.m.

Philly Cannabis Activist N.A. Poe is Winning the DNC

N.A. Poe — iconoclast, comedian, media artist, and cannabis activist — has been seemingly everywhere during this week’s Democratic National Convention.

What’s the Deal with the 51-Foot Joints Parading Outside the DNC?

As the Democratic National Convention opened on Monday, a band of cannabis activists paraded through the streets of Philadelphia with two enormous 51-foot joints.

Roots Picnic

Last spring, Philadelphia-based cannabis activist N.A. Poe made headlines after police raided a Poe-hosted cannabis party in a South Philly warehouse. “The event, which took…

Pennsylvania Canna-Business Seminar

Last spring, Philadelphia-based cannabis activist N.A. Poe made headlines after police raided a Poe-hosted cannabis party in a South Philly warehouse. “The event, which took…