Category Archives: maine

Maine restaurant gets lobsters high on marijuana before boiling them to be more ‘humane’

(via Wikimedia Commons) An east coast seafood restaurant is using cannabis to ensure that their lobsters feel better before getting boiled alive. Charlotte Gill, owner of Charlotte’s Legendary Lobster Pound in Maine’s Southwest Harbor, has adopted a ritual of boxing their lobsters in a thick plume of weed smoke before sending them off in a […]

After marijuana legalization vote, Maine Gov. LePage wants to make it harder to get questions on ballots

Published: Feb 17, 2018, 12:41 pm • Updated: Feb 19, 2018, 12:49 pm By Marina Villeneuve, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine lawmakers may make it tougher for citizens to get questions on ballots as Gov. Paul LePage this week renewed his call to reform a system he’s called too representative of liberal-leaning Mainers. In […]