Please respect the Grasscity Community and its members. Follow these guidelines simply to keep this site a productive and peaceful community. Failure to abide by these simple guidelines will result in a warning/infraction/ban. Please keep in mind that you have to be at least the age of 18 to be a member of the Grasscity Community.
1. RESPECT your fellow members of the community. You don’t necessarily have to agree with everyone and open and constructive debate is encouraged; however, keep this mature. Failure to respect your fellow members, including verbal assaults or degrading remarks/comments, will result in a warning/infraction. Any further infringement will result in a permanent ban. If someone has been disrespectful towards you first, please report them rather than engage in the same behavior.
2. Descriptions are listed for each forum so please post in the appropriate forums. Repeatedly posting in forums that aren’t appropriate for the topic is not tolerated. Note: Please use the Search function to see if your topic has already been covered before posting.
3. Trolling is not tolerated. This includes posting arguments, flames or personal attacks for no other purpose than to annoy other members or disrupt a discussion and also posting false stories for the sake of getting views and responses. Note: Creating another account for the purpose of trolling will result in the banning of both accounts.
4. The following is not allowed to be posted within our community:
- a. Pictures of porn and nudity including links to porn and nudity. Note: Original artwork containing nudity that is posted within The Artist’s Corner will be allowed at the discretion of the Administrators.
- b. Discussion of illegal activities such as software and music piracy and other intellectual property violations.
- c. Discussion that promotes violence.
- d. Discussion that promotes theft.
- e. Discussion that promotes vandalism.
- f. Discussion of dealing and drug trafficking.
- g. Pictures of firearms and discussion of firearms in any pretense other than legality, constitutional issues and hunting.
- h. Hook-up requests and offers.
- i. Discussion of getting children and animals high.
- j. Discussion of other drugs including pharmaceuticals, supplements and ‘legal’ herbs used as intoxicants. Note: Cannabis, caffeine, alcohol and tobacco can be freely discussed.
- k. Information invasive of another member’s privacy including private messages, emails, chats and pictures.
- l. Meaningless threads and one word (or short) nonsense posts.
- m. Advice that can harm others.
- n. Advertisements for your own site or another site. Note: You are welcome to post an occasional interesting link to another website, within the context of a thread's topic.
- o. Hate, especially in regards to someone’s race or ethnicity.
- p. Harassment of any kind.
5. Only one user account per each member is allowed. If you are placed on a temporary ban, making an additional account will lead to a permanent ban.
6. All signatures should not exceed the following size limits.
- For text in signatures: 8 lines and up to 90 characters per line. Links are considered the same as text.
- For images in signatures: 1 image up to 300 pixels wide, 125 pixels tall and no more than 20k in size.
- For quotes in signatures: If using a quote from a post, only one quote is allowed.
- Animated signatures, avatars and profile pictures are not allowed. You can choose text, an image or a quote from a post for your signature. You can't use a combination of them.
7. Please be aware of what you post within our community because we do not delete threads/posts upon request. If you decide at a later date that you want your account deleted, please use the Contact Us link and your account will be deleted. Your threads/posts will remain, your user status will be moved to Guest, you will no longer have access to the account and your account can’t be found using our search function.
8. Links to most competitors are censored by our site. This site is a privately owned forum-based community that is fueled by the Grasscity.com online store.
9. Discussing the moderating actions of an Administrator, Super Moderator or Moderator, which includes the banning of members, within the open forums creates unnecessary drama and is not tolerated. Please send a private message to RMJL, if necessary.
Note: All rules apply to Blogs, Photo Galleries, Social Groups, Visitor Messages, Private Messages and messages left within the Reputation System.
Administrators, Super Moderators and Moderators are here to help you but also keep in mind their decisions are final. They delete threads/posts, issue warnings/infractions and ban as they feel necessary to protect the forums and the interests of Grasscity.com.
Please be aware of the updated listing of all Administrators, Super Moderators and Moderators in the General Feedback forum. You can also find information in regards to how to report things and other information in that forum as well. Also, please read the Terms and Conditions of Grasscity.com.
If there are any questions about the forum rules, please contact RMJL or a Super Moderator.
Follow these simple guidelines and we will have no issues and our community will remain organized, respectful and productive.