Vermont Legalization Not Dead Yet

Vermont Legalization Not Dead Yet as Vermont Governor Phil Scott Lays Out Requirements for Legalization. Scott) vetoed a marijuana legalization bill but said he’d be willing to sign a revised...

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Vermont’s Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization

Vermont’s Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization, Sets Stage For ore Restrictions in Summer Session;   Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) has vetoed legislation that would have legalized marijuana for recreational use,...

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Largest Requests Ever for High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas

Trump’s Budget includes largest requests ever for High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) and Drug-Free Communities Grants. President Donald Trump is seeking hundreds of millions of dollars in funding for...

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Drug Czar Website Back Online, Budget Cuts Could Fizzle

Drug Czar Website is Back Online, Budget Cuts Could Fizzle as the Trump administration is proposing to gut the budget of the White House “drug czar” by 95 percent. This...

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Vermont Gov. has five days to sign marijuana legalization bill

Vermont Gov. has five days to sign marijuana legalization bill   S. 22, a bill to legalize cannabis in Vermont for adults over 21, landed on Republican Governor Phil Scott’s...

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Targets Dr. Carl Hart

Drug Policy Alliance Board Member and Columbia neuroscientist Dr. Carl Hart has been directly targeted by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Hart is calling on President Trump to Defend Academic Freedom, Denounce Philippine President Rodrigo...

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Connecticut lawmakers include marijuana legalization as part of the state budget proposal

Connecticut lawmakers include marijuana legalization as part of the state budget proposal Democratic lawmakers called for legalizing marijuana, taking a step toward tolls, cutting aid to towns, and opening a...

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New Jersey Files Legislation Legalizing Commercial Marijuana Sales

New Jersey files legislation legalizing commercial marijuana sales, personal possession, but no home-grow. New study on risks from propylene glycol thinning agents used in cannabis vaporizer cartridges.

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Bipartisan Political Backlashing Against Attorney General Jeff Sessions Memo

Bipartisan Political Backlashing Against Attorney General Jeff Sessions memo detailing a new charging criminal policy. The new policy is ordering local prosecutors and assistant AGs in Washington to “charge and pursue the...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Orders Maximum Sentences, Rolling Back Obama Policy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered federal prosecutors to pursue the toughest possible charges and sentences against crime suspects, reversing ease of penalties for some nonviolent drug violations. In an eight-paragraph...

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New Hampshire Marijuana Decriminalization Up for Passage

New Hampshire Marijuana Decriminalization Up for Passage as the New Hampshire Senate is expected to vote on a marijuana decriminalization bill. Similar bills have passed through the state House of Representatives...

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Vermont Legislature to Pass Marijuana Legalization

Vermont Legislature to Pass Marijuana Legalization, and the Senate is set to consider a conference committee report on legislation to expand the state’s medical cannabis law. Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R)...

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Michigan Activists Start 2018 Legalization Campaign

Michigan Activists Start 2018 Legalization Campaign as efforts to legalize it for recreational use have stalled in recent years. As a result, the push this year and next is expected to...

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Tom Marino Withdraws Name From Drug Czar Consideration

Tom Marino Withdraws Name From Drug Czar Consideration as the U.S. Rep. has withdrawn his name from consideration to become President Donald Trump’s drug czar, citing a “critical illness in...

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Congress DC Crackdown Due to Proposed Funding Legislation

Congress’s new proposed funding legislation would even further crack down on Washington, D.C.’s ability to spend its own money legalizing and regulating marijuana than is already the case under current...

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National Institute on Drug Abuse Admits Marijuana Helps Opiates

National Institute on Drug Abuse Admits Marijuana Helps Opiates, that medical marijuana could reduce the use of opioids needed to control pain. As first reported by MassRoots political correspondent Tom Angell, the...

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Colorado Marijuana DUIs Drop 33 Percent

Colorado Marijuana DUIs Drop 33 Percent as the number of citations for driving while under the influence of marijuana dropped by 33.2 percent in the first quarter of 2017. In...

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Jared Kushner and Jeff Sessions at Odds Over Criminal Justice Policy

Presidential Advisor Jared Kushner and Attorney General Jeff Sessions are at Odds Over Criminal Justice Policy. Sessions has virtually unchecked power to reshape the Justice Department. While opposition reportedly exists...

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Liberals Introduce Bills to Legalize Canadian Marijuana by July 2018

Liberals Introduce Bills to Legalize Canadian Marijuana by July 2018 as Adults 18 and older will be able to legally buy and cultivate small amounts of marijuana for personal use....

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The Threat of Jeff Sessions

Guam’s governor drops his support for his own legalization bill,also citing the threat of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General. Concerns in the current administrations ideals of marijuana. Sessions said he...

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California Anti-pot Group Faces Campaign Finance Violations

California anti-pot group Project SAM faces campaign finance violations from its work opposing marijuana legalization in California. A national anti-marijuana coalition is facing $6,000 in fines for campaign finance violations...

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New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez Vetoes Medical Cannabis Improvements Bill

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez vetoes House Bill 527  a measure that would have made improvements to the medical cannabis program. Governor Denies Access to Medical Marijuana for Vulnerable New...

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Argentina Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Argentina legalizes medical marijuana, after the Senate unanimously approved a bill that was already passed by the House of Representatives last November. The law establishes a new regulatory framework that...

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Jerry Jones Wants NFL To Stop Banning Marijuana

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones suggests the NFL stop banning marijuana use among its players at the recent National Football League owners-only meeting in Arizona. Currently, the NFL’s marijuana policy is the most...

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South Africa Marijuana Use At Home Now Legal

South Africa Marijuana Use At Home Now Legal as a High Court has declared that it is an infringement to ban the use of dagga by adults in private homes....

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Chris Christie Tapped to Lead Commission on Opioid Abuse

President Donald Trump named New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to a commission on combating opioid abuse. Trump announced a commission to combat opioid addiction during a White House event. The commission...

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A Report on Cole Memo violations

A Report on Cole Memo violations: S. Department of Justice issued guidance to federal prosecutors regarding marijuana enforcement under the Controlled Substances Act. Then, in August 2013, James M. Cole,...

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Probe Launched Against Insys Therapeutics and Other Top Opioid Drugmakers

Reuters reports that U.S. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill is seeking details from the nation’s top opioid drugmakers on their sales and marketing practices, as lawmakers step up efforts to tackle the country’s...

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Marijuana in Canada Will be Legal by July 1, 2018

Marijuana in Canada will be legal by July 1, 2018 as the federal government will be in charge of making sure the country’s marijuana supply is safe and secure and...

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DEA Approves Syndros® THC Oral Solution as Schedule II

DEA Approves Syndros® THC Oral Solution as the new pharmaceutical drug  has received approval for placement in Schedule II classification by the DEA. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) made the recommendation...

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New Mexico, Nebraska, and Nevada Marijuana-related Bills Move Forward

New Mexico, Nebraska, and Nevada press forward on marijuana-related bills including a proposed Nevada decriminalization bill and a passed Nebraska Medical Marijuana Bill. A Nevada bill would do away with the...

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Marijuana Questions Asked at Senator Joe Manchin Town Hall

Marijuana Questions Asked as West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin made the second of four appearances in a town hall setting, fielding questions in a packed LaBelle Theatre in South Charleston....

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Plan To Keep The Feds From Raiding Cannabis Businesses

Rep. Jared Polis has a plan to keep the feds from Prosecuting and raiding Cannabis businesses in states that have voted to legalize the drug. The Colorado Democrat hopes to...

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Trump Could Sign In Drug Testing for Unemployment

The US Senate has given its approval to rescinding an Obama-era Department of Labor rule regarding drug testing for unemployment benefits. The Joint Resolution passed the House on a 236-189...

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Cracking Down On Home Grow In Colorado

In a bid to crack down on drug trafficking, the Colorado House on Monday voted to put new limits on marijuana home grow in Colorado that would dramatically reduce the...

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Another Research Program For Industrial Hemp Vetoed

Gov. Susana Martinez on Saturday vetoed another bill that would have established a research program for industrial hemp, a measure that legislators of both parties said could create enormous business...

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Hickenlooper Hinting To Veto Indoor Marijuana Smoking

Canada’s so-called “Prince of Pot” and his wife were charged Thursday with multiple drug-related charges after being arrested in Toronto. Lawyer Jack Lloyd said Marc Emery and his wife, Jodie...

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Bill Allowing Medical Marijuana Research In Utah

A city-sponsored measure giving Los Angeles tools to regulate the recreational and medical marijuana industry was overwhelmingly approved by voters Tuesday night. Measure M, which was placed on the ballot...

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Smoking Medical Marijuana In Arkansas

The Arkansas State Senate voted down a move to ban the smoking medical marijuana Monday — but the sponsor is promising to bring it up again. Medical marijuana legislation is...

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Decriminalized Use of Marijuana In Israel

The cabinet approved on Sunday the decriminalized use of marijuana in Israel. According to the proposal formulated by the Public Security and Justice ministries, any first-time offender caught using marijuana...

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Jeff Sessions Will Recuse Himself In Russian Matters

Attorney General Jeff Sessions indicated in a press conference this afternoon that he will recuse himself in any investigation over Russian interference in the 2016 US Presidential elections, just hours...

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New Legislation To Federally Decriminalize Marijuana

Congressman Tom Garrett, a Republican from Virginia, has introduced legislation aimed to federally decriminalize marijuana. The short title for this legislation is cited as the “Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act...

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Jeff Sessions Opposition to Marijuana Legalization

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions opposition to marijuana legalization was something he addressed while addressing a collection of the nation’s attorneys general on Tuesday. In responding to a question about...

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Hickenlooper Says Trump Can’t Mess With Recreational Pot

A guest on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper downplayed the possibility that the Trump administration would take aim at Colorado’s recreational marijuana industry, saying legalization’s inclusion...

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DOJ may Increase Federal Enforcement On Weed

The cannabis industry was rattled Thursday after White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said he expects the Department of Justice to increase enforcement of federal laws prohibiting recreational pot, even...

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Trump May Be Cracking Down On Recreational Marijuana

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer is suggesting the Trump administration may crack down on states that have legalized recreational marijuana. Spicer says during a press briefing Thursday that the...

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New Jersey’s Conditions On Medical Marijuana

  Chronic pain will added to list of ailments for medical marijuana in New Jersey’s legislation. Texas veterans and activists gather at Texas state capitol to push for medical marijuana...

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Respect State Marijuana Act: Two More Sponsers

  The Respect State Marijuana Act got two more bipartisan co-sponsors, bringing the total to 14. The two new sponsors joins the other 6 democrats, and 6 republicans. Bills advanced in Arkansas...

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Colorado Gov. Warns California on Recreational Marijuana Hurtles

Colorado’s governor on Tuesday warned California lawmakers that their state has a “steep hill” ahead in legalizing recreational marijuana hurtles,  urging them to pay close attention to aspects such as...

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14 Qualifying Conditions added to New Mexico MMJ

The New Mexico state Senate approved revisions Monday to the state’s 2007 medical cannabis law sponsored by Sen. Cisco McSorley, D-Albuquerque. The bill now moves to the House of Representatives....

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Oregon Moving to Combine Medical And Recreational Pot

Oregon state legislators are moving toward consolidating the state’s medical and recreational pot industries into one regulatory system. The co-chairwomen of the Joint Committee on Marijuana Regulation have dropped several...

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Colorado Marijuana Dispensaries Rake in $1.3 Billion

In 2016, Colorado marijuana dispensaries bagged $1.3 billion in recreational and medical cannabis sales, based on Colorado Department of Revenue tax data released Thursday. To put the state’s third year...

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CA Rep. Dana Rohrbacher Files Bill To Protect State and Federal Marijuana Laws

Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher of California introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday that would resolve the conflict between state and federal marijuana laws and allow states to determine...

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Oregon Employers Banned From Marijuana Use

Oregon Employers Banned From Marijuana Use. would be prohibited from banning marijuana use during days off under a bill introduced in the Oregon Senate. A New Hampshire House committee voted...

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Hemp Industries Association Files Contempt Motion on DEA

The Hemp Industries Association (HIA), the leading non-profit trade association consisting of hundreds of hemp businesses, has filed a motion to hold the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in contempt of court. The...

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Alaska Marijuana Regulators Reject Pot Shops In-Store Consumption

Alaska marijuana regulators have rejected a proposal to allow authorized retail pot shops to have areas where customers could consume marijuana products. Richard Kirk, the Denver man who almost single-handedly revived...

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Marijuana Joints to Be Passed Out At Trump Inauguration

Marijuana Joints to Be Passed Out At Trump Inauguration A group of marijuana legalization advocates plan to hand out thousands of joints during President-elect Donald Trumps inauguration. Video broadcast on an...

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Puerto Rico Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Now Operating

Puerto Rico medical marijuana dispensaries have begun operating for the first time in the U.S. territory. Maine Governor Paul LePage on Tuesday said he had signed a measure legalizing the recreational usage...

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications Exposed

Nevada Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications Exposed  as thousands of medical marijuana agent applications for people looking to run a dispensary were exposed online. This is according to a statement from the...

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Massachusetts Legislature Approves New Recreational Marijuana Provisions

The Massachusetts Legislature approved a six-month delay of several key provisions in the states new recreational marijuana law, including the licensing of pot shops, angering backers of the voter-approved measure. Caregivers’...

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Legalized Marijuana Expansion Overshadowed by Election as Top News of 2016

Legalized Marijuana Expansion Overshadowed by Election as Top News of 2016  as the U.S. elections top American list of 10 top news events in 2016. While the expansion of legalized marijuana...

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Accused Arizona Medical Marijuana Cardholders Get New Court Options

An Arizona court ruling says Accused Arizona Medical Marijuana Cardholders accused of driving under the influence have options for showing in court that there wasn’t enough marijuana compound in their bodies...

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Portland Oregon To Allow Marijuana Delivery Service Licensing

Portland Oregon To Allow Marijuana Delivery Service Licensing as they has voted to allow marijuana delivery service licensing, according to a report in The Oregonian. Less than two weeks before Florida’s...

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Survey: Oregon Measure 91 Found Favorable

Two years after Oregon Measure 91 passed , two out of three Oregonians surveyed have a favorable view of the legalization of marijuana. Hoping to preserve its marijuana law under the...

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Canadians Over 18 Could Someday Buy Marijuana

Canada’s government says it would study a federal task force’s recommendation that Canadians over 18 years old be allowed to buy marijuana for recreational purposes and would announce new laws in...

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Supreme Court Denies Hawaii Church Marijuana Exemption

Supreme Court Denies Hawaii Church Marijuana Exemption as SCOTUS won’t take up an appeal from a Native American church in Hawaii that wants to be exempt from federal marijuana laws. President Obama...

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Medical Marijuana Real Estate Company Starts Trading on NYSE

A company that specializes in medical marijuana real estate has become the first cannabusiness to be traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Montana medical marijuana advocates and patients are asking...

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Poll: One in Eight American Adults Current Marijuana Users

A new Gallup poll finds that over one in eight American adults are current marijuana users. 13% report being current marijuana users, up from 7% in 2013. A group backing...

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Cannabis Election 2016 Recap

Cannabis Election 2016 Recap as California, Massachusetts and Nevada approved recreational marijuana and Florida, North Dakota and Arkansas approved medical marijuana. Voters in California, Massachusetts and Nevada approved recreational marijuana initiatives Tuesday night, and...

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Arkansas Supreme Court Disqualifies Issue 7

Arkansas Supreme Court Disqualifies Issue 7 as they disqualified a medical marijuana proposal that will appear on the ballot in the November Election, ruling that it failed to receive enough qualified signatures. The court...

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Sheldon Adelson Spends $500,000 on Arizona Anti MMJ Campaign

Sheldon Adelson Spends $500,000 on Arizona Anti MMJ Campaign as the Las Vegas casino owner donates  to the campaign against legal recreational marijuana in Arizona. Adelson joined the ranks of other...

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Oregon Marijuana Health Alert

Oregon Marijuana Health Alert as state health officials say marijuana products  may have been tainted with high levels of a pesticide and sold to about 130 people southwest of Portland.    ...

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Montana Medical Marijuana Expansion Opposition

Montana Medical Marijuana Expansion Opposition as the majority of Montana voters oppose the medical marijuana expansion proposed in I-182, according to a recent poll. The findings suggest that Montana is...

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First Arkansas Anti-MMJ Ad Aired

Opponents of medical marijuana launched an Arkansas Anti-MMJ TV ad Wednesday claiming competing proposals on the ballot would lead to drug abuse. While two state law enforcement agencies said they’d...

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Turkey Legalizes Cannabis Production

Turkey legalizes cannabis production in 19 provinces in order to crack down on illegal production, according to new regulations by The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock. Published in the...

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$40.2 Million in Oregon Marijuana Taxes

Marijuana dispensaries around Oregon sold more than $160 million worth of recreational marijuana and pot-laced products in the first nine months of the year, as indicated by sales tax figures...

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Kyla Williams Has New Hope For Health

Kyla Williams has new hope for health as Health Canada has decided she may use cannabidiol oil to treat her over 300 epileptic seizures per day. Her mother and father (a...

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Chelsea Clinton Walks Back Marijuana Kills Comment

Hillary Clinton’s daughter, Chelsea Clinton has hit the campaign trail to shore up her support among millennials – but may have lost some support with a gaffe on marijuana policy....

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Increasing Support for Massachusetts Marijuana Legalization

Increasing support for Massachusetts marijuana legalization Question 4 is approved by nearly 53% of respondents. A marijuana industry group is asking Oregon lawmakers to delay October 1st deadlines by at least...

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GW’s Epidiolex Passes 3rd Phase 3 Trial

GW Pharma has cleared another hurdle in gaining FDA approval for its drug called Epidiolex, boosting stock value for the British drug maker. Connecticut could become a staple for cannabis research...

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California Investigating Project SAM

If Project SAM leader Kevin Sabet is the so-called “quarterback of the anti-legalization movement”, then former police lieutenant Diane Goldstein is the “defensive end of the anti-prohibition movement” who just...

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New Marijauna Legal States Could Generate 7.8 Billion Dollars by 2020

New Marijauna Legal States Could Generate 7.8 Billion Dollars by 2020 New economic forecasts from marijuana industry analysts predict that success. Seven state ballot initiatives will create another $7.8 billion in revenue...

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch : Marijuana Not Gateway to Heroin

Attorney General Loretta Lynch contradicted decades of federal government propaganda yesterday when she stated that marijuana use is not a “specific gateway” to heroin abuse. The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled...

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Florida Medical Marijuana Case : Not Guilty Verdict

Florida Medical Marijuana Case Not Guilty as a Florida court reached a not guilty verdict Friday in the case of a woman who uses medical marijuana. Hopes for a judicial reprieve...

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Washington State Increasing Pot Testing for Pesticides

Washington State Increasing Pot Testing for Pesticides more than two years after they launched legal marijuana sales. Two years into legalization, more Oregonians approve of legalized marijuana than when Measure 91 was passed...

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New Jersey Adds PTSD to MMJ Qualifying Conditions

Gov. Chris Christie, a notorious opponent of any expansion of medical or recreational marijuana, signed a bill adding post-traumatic stress to the medical marijuana qualifying conditions list in New Jersey....

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Canada Expands Prescription Heroin

The Washington Post reports that the Canadian government has approved a plan to allow doctors to prescribe heroin to patients with serious addiction that is unresponsive to other treatments. Two...

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Colorado Marijuana Sales Hit Record Highs

Colorado Marijuana Sales Hit Record Highs setting an all-time monthly sales record in July of nearly $122.7 million of medical and recreational marijuana. A federal judge has rejected a suit...

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Large Number of Texas Marijuana Offenses Dismissed

Large Number of Texas Marijuana Offenses Dismissed as Prosecutors in parts of Texas are increasingly dismissing minor marijuana possession cases. Black lawmakers in Maryland are outraged that none of the...

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Canadian Denied US Border Entry for Marijuana Use

The recent case of a Canadian denied US border entry for admitting his past marijuana use is highlighting the absurdity of marijuana prohibition. The owners of Frozen Budz have high...

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Michigan Marijuana Legalization Dropped From November Ballot

Michigan Marijuana Legalization Dropped From November Ballot. The state appeals court and the Michigan Supreme Court each turned down those appeals. The Michigan State Senate has advanced a trio of bills...

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Colorado to Certify Hemp Seeds

Colorado to Certify Hemp Seeds as the state notched another nationwide first Wednesday involving cannabis when state agriculture officials showed off the first certified domestic hemp seeds. Plus,  the board regulating Alaska’s...

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Reschedule Marijuana Called For By American Legion

American Legion, the nation’s largest military veterans organization is officially calling on the federal government to reschedule marijuana. Plus, the Arkansas Supreme Court was asked Friday to disqualify an effort...

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Denver Social Use Initiative Makes Ballot

Denver Social Use Initiative Makes Ballot as voters will have the opportunity to vote on a ballot measure this November. The measure would allow adults to consume cannabis in regulated, neighborhood-approved...

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Montana Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Close Due to Restrictions

Montana Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Close Due to Restrictions as Medical marijuana advocates estimate that over 12,000 patients are losing legal access to marijuana. Medical marijuana dispensaries across Montana have closed...

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Nevada Attorney General Thinks Marijuana Kills

The Nevada Attorney General says none of us care if a 60-year-old baby boomer is smoking marijuana at home, but nonetheless opposes the initiative on the ballot to legalize adult...

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Crooked Cop Caught in Gang Sting

Crooked Cop Caught in Gang Sting as a veteran San Jose police officer accused of leaking confidential information to gang members, authorities said Wednesday. The world’s leading pot shop review...

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Court Blocks Drug Searches Based on Colorado Plates

Law enforcement officials in Kansas cannot stop and do drug searches of motorists with out-of-state license plates from states that have legalized marijuana, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday. Secretary of State Chris Benge’s...

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Oregon Pot Tax Blows Away Forecasts

Oregon Pot Tax Blows Away Forecasts as tax revenue from legalized marijuana in Oregon has blown away initial forecasts in just the first seven months of sales. Mixed martial artist...

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First Daughter Malia Obama Smoking Cannabis?

First Daughter Malia Obama Smoking Cannabis? RadarOnline.com has revealed photos where she appears to be smoking a joint at the Lollapalooza music festival. A judge on Friday threw out a legal...

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Feds Will Stop Using Private Prisons

Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates announced that the feds will cease using private prisons. Yates wrote that the private prisons simply do not provide the same level of correctional services,...

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DOJ Medical Marijuana Raid Ban Affirmed

DOJ Medical Marijuana Raid Ban Affirmed as the Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals decided today that the Department of Justice may not spend taxpayer dollars to conduct prosecutions of...

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Oregon State Fair First to Judge Cannabis

Oregon State Fair First to Judge Cannabis as people flocked to Oregon’s first-ever marijuana growers’ fair on Saturday where a competition for best pot plants was being held. One of...

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Oregon Teen Faces Marijuana Possession Charges

An Oregon Teen Faces Marijuana Possession charges over a single gram of marijuana and is facing federal drug charges and up to a year in prison for possessing a gram of marijuana, according...

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Missouri Medical Marijuana On Ballot: 2,000 Signatures Short

Missouri Medical Marijuana On Ballot: 2,000 Signatures Short as per the attempt by New Approach Missouri to place a medical marijuana initiative on the ballot. Supporters of California’s Proposition 64...

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Nicholas Delpopolo Will Compete in 2016 Rio Summer Olympic Games

The 2016 Rio Summer Olympic games begin this week and US athlete Nicholas Delpopolo who was disqualified from the 2012 London Summer Olympics for marijuana use will finally get to compete. In...

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South Dakota Cannabis Resort Developers Arrested

South Dakota Cannabis Resort Developers arrested as South Dakota’s top prosecutor charged two consultants who worked with a Native American tribe on its plans to open the nation’s first marijuana...

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New Jersey Medical Marijuana Option for PTSD Considered

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Option for PTSD Considered as Governor Chris Christie to Consider Bill That Provides a Medical Marijuana Option for PTSD Patients. Military veterans diagnosed with PTSD could potentially...

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Northern Mariana Islands Marijuana Legalization Possible

Northern Mariana Islands Marijuana Legalization Possible with chance to pass legalization in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, a US territory just southeast of Japan. Pain patients in the state...

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Illinois Marijuana Possession Decriminalized

Illinois Marijuana Possession Decriminalized as Marijuana possession is now decriminalized in the state under a bill signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner today. Television personality Montel Williams was briefly detained by...

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Australian Hemp For Consumption Being Considered

Australian Hemp For Consumption Being Considered as the Australian Government moves closer to approving the legalization of hemp seed as a food product. A nineteen-year-old Native American man is facing one...

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Dems Endorse Reasoned Pathway for Marijuana Legalization

The Democrats have become the first major political party in the United States to endorse a reasoned pathway for marijuana legalization in their party platform at their convention in Philadelphia....

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51 Foot Marijuana Joint Appears at DNC 2016

The 51 foot marijuana joint makes an appearance in Philadelphia and the 2016 Democratic National Convention.   Marijuana activists carried on Monday afternoon a 51-foot-long joint from Philadelphia’s City Hall...

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Bernie Sanders Supporters Demonstrate During Day 1 of DNC 2016

Bernie Sanders Supporters Demonstrate During Day 1 of DNC 2016 as several hundred Bernie Sanders supporters and other demonstrators marched down Philadelphia’s sweltering Broad Street on the opening day of...

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Massachusetts May Be Least-Likely to Pass Marijuana Legalization

A new poll shows that Massachusetts may be the least-likely of the five states voting to pass a marijuana legalization initiative this November. An Arizona judge has set August 12 as the date to hear...

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Eugene Monroe Dropped by the Baltimore Ravens

The Oregon State Police have reported to Portland’s FOX TV affiliate that there have been a 163 percent increase in stoned driving arrests in the first six months of marijuana legalization. Eugene Monroe, the NFL...

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Italy Marijuana Legalization Voted on By Parliament

Italy Marijuana Legalization Voted on as the Italian Parliament discussed a proposal for marijuana legalization. If passed, the bill on the table — similar to the proposal Colorado voters passed in...

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Arizona Marijuana Legalization Initiative To Be Heard

Arizona Marijuana Legalization Initiative To Be Heard as a Judge is set to hear challenge of Arizona marijuana legalization initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana. An attorney defending from a court...

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NORML Endorses 2016 Arizona Cannabis Ballot Initiative

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws has endorsed the 2016 Arizona Cannabis Ballot initiative to legalize marijuana that appears poised to make the 2016 ballot. Plus activists...

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Colorado Cannabis Post-Legalization Economy Booming

Colorado Cannabis Post-Legalization Economy Booming as a new economic report shows that since marijuana legalization, Colorado’s economy is booming. The Colorado Business Review report, released Thursday by the University of Colorado Leeds...

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Arizona Police Searches for Cannabis Affirmed by State Supreme Court

Arizona Police Searches for Cannabis Affirmed by State Supreme Court as they ruled that the smell of marijuana alone is enough reason for police to initiate a search. South Carolina Republican...

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GOP Votes Against Medical Marijuana Endorsement

GOP Votes Against Medical Marijuana Endorsement just days after the Democratic Party endorsed the rescheduling of cannabis and a “reasoned pathway to future legalization” of marijuana. Delegates with the Republican...

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Marijuana Provision For VA Funding Bill Disappears

A bi-partisan amendment for a VA Funding bill  to allow Veterans Administration doctors to recommend medical marijuana to their patients in states that allow it has disappeared from the appropriations process. The Democratic Party has...

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FDA Approves THC Drug Syndros For Weight Loss in AIDS Patients

FDA Approves THC Drug Syndros FDA Approves THC Drug Syndros To Treat anorexia associated with weight loss in AIDS patients. The drug is an orally administered liquid formula of the pharmaceutical...

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Marijuana Provision Stripped From VA Funding Bill

Marijuana Provision Stripped From VA funding Bill as a bi-partisan amendment to allow Veterans Administration doctors to recommend medical marijuana to their patients in states that allow it has disappeared...

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Marijuana Businesses Banking Access Granted

Marijuana Businesses Banking Access Granted as U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Measure That Would Allow Banks and Other Financial Institutions to Provide Services to State-Legal Marijuana Businesses. The U.S. Senate Appropriations...

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Hawaii Cannabis Ministry Denied to Distribute Marijuana

Hawaii Cannabis Ministry Denied to Distribute Marijuana Hawaii Cannabis Ministry Denied to Distribute Marijuana as Court Rules Hawaii Cannabis Ministry May Not Distribute Marijuana for Religious Purposes. Federal law does...

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Microsoft Welcomes Cannabusiness Into Its Cloud

Microsoft Welcomes Cannabusiness Into Its Cloud as Microsoft is welcoming marijuana compliance company Kind Financial onto its Azure Government cloud platform. This marks a legitimizing first for the controversial cannabis...

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Canada NDP Demands Immediate Marijuana Decriminalization

Canada NDP Demands Immediate Marijuana Decriminalization  CBC News reports The federal New Democrats are putting forward a motion in Canadian Parliament to pressure the Liberal government to decriminalize pot before...

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Hawaii Marijuana Activist Sues State

Hawaii Marijuana Activist Sues State as he is facing criminal charges of selling marijuana for running a now-defunct medical marijuana collective is suing in an attempt to stop the opening...

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Ohio Becomes 25th Medical Marijuana State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (CRN) – Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed his state’s medical marijuana bill, making Ohio the 25th state to have a functioning medical marijuana program. Patients will qualify...

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Local California Marijuana Election Results

SACRAMENTO, California (CRN) – Numerous local ballot measures in California were decided in last night’s primary election. Voters in Sacramento were 1.5 percentage points shy of a two-thirds majority needed...

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Michigan Legalization Loses Hundreds of Thousands of Signatures

LANSING, Michigan (CRN) – Election officials in Michigan have determined that activists have not turned in enough recent signatures to qualify marijuana legalization for the ballot. Activists from MILegalize collected...

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NFL Medical Marijuana Discussion Heralded

NEW YORK, New York (CRN) – According to a profile in the Washington Post, officials from the NFL have met in a conference call with medical marijuana researchers to learn...

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New York Medical Marijuana Smuggling Alleged

WHITE PLAINS, New York (CRN) – Vireo Health, one of the five companies in New York State that began growing and selling non-smokable cannabis medicines this year, is alleged to...

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Oregon Begins Marijuana Edible Sales to Adults

PORTLAND, Oregon (CRN) – It became legal today for adults 21 and older in Oregon to purchase marijuana-infused edibles, tinctures, topicals, oils, concentrates, and extracts. Marijuana sales in Oregon are still...

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MPP Quits Ohio Medical Marijuana Initiative

COLUMBUS, Ohio (CRN) – Ohioans for Medical Marijuana have announced they are dropping their campaign to pass a medical marijuana constitutional amendment that allows patients to cultivate their own cannabis....

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Multiple Toronto Dispensary Raids

TORONTO, Canada (CRN) – Police on Thursday raided 43 medical marijuana dispensaries in Toronto, seizing hundreds of pounds of cannabis and making 90 arrests. Toronto police chief Mark Saunders said...

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Cannabis Radio News Breaks Rep. Rohrabacher Medical Marijuana Story

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CRN) – Cannabis Radio News broke the story of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher admitting to use of a medical marijuana product within the past month. The story has been...

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Senate Approves VA Medical Marijuana Changes

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CRN) – The US Senate has approved an appropriations bill 89-8 that includes a provision to allow Veterans Administration doctors to recommend medical marijuana in the states that...

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House Votes to Allow VA Medical Marijuana

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CRN) – The House of Representatives voted 233-189 today to allow Veterans Administration doctors recommend medical marijuana for vets in the 25 legal medical marijuana states. The amendment...

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Oregon Counties Reject Pot Businesses

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Voters in a conservative eastern Oregon county just said “no” on Tuesday to an effort to allow marijuana cultivation and sales. Measure 12-58, the same radio...

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4 Years In, Colorado Marijuana Legalization Might Work, Says Governor

DENVER, Colorado (CRN) – In an about-face from statements made shortly after Colorado legalized marijuana, Gov. John Hickenlooper says “It’s beginning to look like it might work.“ Shortly after Colorado...

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Sanders Supports Puerto Rico Legalization

 Sanders Supports Puerto Rico Legalization Bernie Sanders takes his political revolution to Puerto Rico, promising in Spanish to legalize marijuana if elected president. Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders  cited congressional...

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Colorado School Allows Medical Marijuana

FALCON, Colorado (AP) — A Colorado Springs-area school district will now allow students who rely on medical marijuana to take doses at school. The Falcon District 49 school board unanimously...

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Minority Juvenile Cannabis Arrests Up in Colorado

Minority Juvenile Cannabis Arrests Up in Colorado as  Marijuana Arrests Dip for White Teens, Rise for Minorities. According to the findings from the Colorado Department of Public Safety, arrests for...

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AAA Calls For Ending Driving THC Limits

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Six states that allow marijuana use have THC limits to determine driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, according to a study...

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Missouri Medical Marijuana Vote Imminent

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri (CRN) – Activists with New Approach Missouri have submitted their petition signatures to place a medical marijuana initiative on the November ballot. Activists needed over 160,000 valid...

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California Marijuana Legalization Vote Imminent

SAN FRANCISCO, California (AP) — Backers of a 2016 California marijuana legalization vote say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November. A...

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Harborside Health Wins vs. Feds

              Harborside Health Wins vs. Feds as the federal government agreed to drop its four-year bid to shut down Oakland’s Harborside Health Center, the biggest...

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Oregon Marijuana Licenses Issued

SALEM, Oregon (CRN) – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has issued its first eight recreational marijuana licenses. The Oregon marijuana licenses for growing were issued in Lane, Tillamook, Washington, Clackamas,...

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NJ Weedman Arrested in Temple Raid

NJ Weedman Arrested in Temple Raid TRENTON, New Jersey (AP) – A New Jersey marijuana advocate dubbed NJ Weedman has been arrested again on marijuana charges after law enforcement raided...

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Maine Legalization Makes the Ballot

AUGUSTA, Maine (MPP) — State officials announced Wednesday that a proposed initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Maine has officially qualified for the November ballot. After a court-ordered review of...

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United Nations Discusses Global Drug Policy

Global Drug Policy: The U.N. Discussion UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The first U.N. General Assembly special session to address global drug policy in nearly 20 years heard major differences on...

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Law Signed

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (AP) — Pennsylvania has become the 24th state to legalize a comprehensive medical marijuana program. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf signed the bill into law Sunday afternoon surrounded by...

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France Marijuana Decriminalization Rebuked By Gov’t

PARIS, France (CRN) – Socialist lawmakers in France are rebuking a fellow minister who criticized the country’s prohibition of marijuana as ineffective and called for “a selective lifting of prohibition...

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Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization Hearing

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (MPP) — The Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing Tuesday on a bill that would end marijuana prohibition in the state and...

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Maine Legalization Initiative Back On Track

Top Story – Maine Legalization Initiative Back On Track AUGUSTA, Maine (CRMLA-ME) — A Kennebec County Superior Court judge ruled on Friday that state officials may have improperly invalidated thousands...

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Church Denied Cannabis Sacrament

Top Story – Church Denied Cannabis Sacrament HONOLULU, HI (AP) — A federal court has ruled that a church for Native Americans in Hawaii should not be excused from federal marijuana...

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DEA Marijuana Rescheduling Decision This Year

Top Story – DEA Marijuana Rescheduling Decision Will Happen This Year WASHINGTON, DC (CRN) – The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has indicated it will announce its decision on rescheduling cannabis before...

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Washington DC Council Bans Marijuana Clubs

Top Story – Washington DC Council Bans Marijuana Clubs WASHINGTON, DC (MPP) — The D.C. Council today again reversed its position on a law banning the consumption of marijuana anywhere...

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Illinois Medical Marijuana Sales Increases

Top Story – Illinois Medical Marijuana Sales Increases CHICAGO, IL (AP) — Illinois Medical Marijuana Sales in marijuana shops increased by roughly 30 percent in March compared to the previous...

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Tomorrow Activists Smoke Out White House

Top Story – Activists Smoke Out White House WASHINGTON, DC (CRN) – DCMJ, a pro-marijuana legalization group led by longtime activist Adam Eidinger, will bring a 51-foot replica joint to...

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Oregon Expands Marijuana Product Access

Top Story – Oregon Expands Marijuana Product Access Oregon Expands Marijuana Product Access (Cannabis Radio News) – Oregon Governor Kate Brown has signed Senate Bill 1511, expanding access to marijuana products at...

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Oregon Extract Problem Fixed By Regulators

Top Story – Oregon Extract Problem Fixed By Regulators Oregon Extract Problem Fixed By Regulators (Cannabis Radio News) – The Oregon Health Authority has reversed itself on a controversial new...

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New Record Marijuana Legalization Support

Top Story – New Record Marijuana Legalization Support New Record Marijuana Legalization Support (Cannabis Radio News) – A new record majority of Americans support the legalization of marijuana. The latest...

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Denver Public Marijuana Lounge Initiative

Top Story – Denver Public Marijuana Lounge Initiative Denver Public Marijuana Lounge Initiative (Denver NORML) – A citizen initiative ordinance to legalize private marijuana social clubs and special events was submitted today...

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Canadian Medical Marijuana Improvements Forthcoming

Top Story – Canadian Medical Marijuana Improvements Forthcoming Canadian Medical Marijuana Improvements Forthcoming (Cannabis Radio News) – The Canadian government has declined to appeal a federal court ruling that requires...

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CDC Discourages Marijuana Drug Testing

Top Story – CDC Discourages Marijuana Drug Testing CDC Discourages Marijuana Drug Testing (Cannabis Radio News) – When new guidelines were released last week on the use of opiate painkillers to help...

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Iowa Medical Marijuana Bill Prospects Dim

Top Story – Iowa Medical Marijuana Bill Prospects Dim Iowa Medical Marijuana Bill Prospects Dim (DES MOINES – AP) Supporters of legislation that would expand access to medical marijuana in Iowa...

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Supreme Court Declines Colorado Marijuana Suit

Supreme Court Declines Colorado Marijuana Suit Supreme Court Declines Colorado Marijuana Suit (DENVER AP) — Marijuana is a political debate, not a legal one — for now. The U.S. Supreme Court...

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Oregon Recreational Marijuana Tax Brings In $3.5 Million

Oregon Recreational Marijuana Tax Brings In $3.5 Million First Month as the 25 percent-tax on recreational pot sales began at the start of 2016 and the state began collecting the...

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Imminent

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana is Imminent , following a 10-month delay since the state Senate first approved Senate Bill 3, which will allow residents suffering from specified medical conditions to use...

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Maine CRMLA Files Lawsuit for 17,000 Signatures

Maine CRMLA Files Lawsuit for 17,000 Signatures as backers of an initiative to regulate marijuana like alcohol in Maine filed a lawsuit in Kennebec County Superior Court on Thursday challenging the...

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Cannabidiol Dispensaries To Be Allowed in Virginia

Cannabidiol Dispensaries To Be Allowed in Virginia as the state’s General Assembly has shown strong support for letting a small number of facilities grow and dispense medical marijuana oil. The...

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Massachusetts Legalization : Officials Wary After Colorado Visit

Massachusetts Legalization Waries with Officials After Colorado Visit as Massachusetts voters are expected to head to the polls in November and likely vote on a ballot measure fully legalizing marijuana, four years...

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Oregon Pro-Cannabis Bills signed by Governor

Oregon Pro-Cannabis Bills signed as Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed two new bills Monday that could drastically alter the state’s marijuana business landscape. One bill, HB 4014, will make it easier...

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Maine Legalization Signatures Disqualified

Maine Legalization Signatures Disqualified as Maine Officials Give Contradictory Accounts of Disqualifying 17,000 Legalization Signatures as the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol prepares an appeal, legalization opponents call for a...

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Maine Legalization Fails to Make the Ballot

Maine Legalization Fails Maine Legalization Fails to Make the Ballot as an attempt to ask Maine voters in a November 2016 referendum whether they want to legalize recreational marijuana has...

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Canadians Favor Legal Marijuana New Poll Finds

Canadians Favor Legal Marijuana as Canadian Majority Agrees Marijuana Should Be Legal. A strong majority of Canadians agree with the Liberal government’s plan to legalize marijuana, and half of them feel users...

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Montana Medical Marijuana Ruled by State Supreme Court

Montana Medical Marijuana Montana Medical Marijuana Ruled by State Supreme Court as Montana’s state Supreme Court ended a lengthy battle over the future of medical marijuana industry in Big Sky country...

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Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Goes to Senate

Vermont Marijuana Legalization Bill Goes to Senate as  The Vermont Senate Committee on Appropriations approved a bill (4-3) on Monday that would end marijuana prohibition in the state and regulate marijuana...

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Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization: Top State Lawmaker Signs On

Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization as Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio, a North Providence Democrat, has signed on as co-sponsor of a bill to treat marijuana like alcohol by legalizing, regulating and...

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Denver Crime Rate Not Affected By Marijuana Legalization

Denver Crime Rate Not Affected By Marijuana Legalization as  legalization supporters, opponents and neutrals within Colorado agree on: It’s unlikely marijuana has much to do with Denver’s recent uptick in...

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New Mexico Marijuana Legalization Measure Rejected

New Mexico marijuana legalization measure rejected as a proposal that would legalize and tax recreational marijuana. Six Democrats joined Republicans to oppose the measure in a 17-24 Senate vote. New Hampshire appeals medical...

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Colorado Marijuana Shop Tied to Strip Club and Mayor

Colorado Marijuana Shop tied to strip club and mayor as The Smokin Gun Apothecary opened on a site formerly occupied by the Denver area’s best known strip club, Shotgun Willie’s. The...

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Alaska Marijuana Onsite Consumption Discussed

Alaska Marijuana Onsite Consumption Discussed as Alaska Marijuana regulators discuss onsite consumption issues as the board tasked with regulating Alaska’s legal pot industry provided guidance. No final decisions were made on that...

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Australia Cannabis Legalization Bill Set To Pass

Australia Cannabis Legalization Bill Set To Pass as it appears set to legalize the growing of marijuana for medical use nationwide. A bill introduced to parliament by the Liberal Party would...

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Marijuana Impacts New Hampshire Democratic Primary

Marijuana Impacts New Hampshire Democratic Primary as Democrat Bernie Sanders swept to thumping outsider victory in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday, seizing on the fury of grass-roots voters to rock...

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Woody Harrelson Seeks Hawaii Marijuana Dispensary License

Woody Harrelson Seeks Hawaii Dispensary License as Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii’s first medical marijuana dispensaries. Harrelson, 54,...

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Utah Medical Marijuana Bills Discussed

Utah Medical marijuana bills are discussed. During a House Republican caucus members heard two approaches to legalizing medical marijuana — SB73, which legalizes in specific instances such as relieving chronic...

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Obama Medical Marijuana Reform Not 0n 2016 Agenda

President Obama Medical Marijuana Reform Not 0n 2016 Agenda as White House press secretary John Earnest said any progress on marijuana reform would need to come through Congress. President Obama had...

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Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment Set For 2016

Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment Set For 2016 as voters will get another chance to decide whether to allow medical marijuana in Florida after backers of a proposed constitutional amendment finished submitting...

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Ohio Medical Marijuana Petition Rejected a Third Time

Ohio Medical Marijuana Petition Rejected a Third Time Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Rejects the State’s Medical Marijuana Petition a Third Time. On January 13th, the Ohio Attorney General’s Office received a written...

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MPP Planning Ohio Medical Marijuana Drive

MPP planning Ohio medical marijuana drive as both chambers of the Ohio legislature prepare to embark on separate fact-finding missions in order to evaluate the benefits and risks of legalizing marijuana for...

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Kansas Marijuana Possession Being Considered

Kansas Marijuana Possession Being Considered are considering allowing limited possession of marijuana as The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws’ Kansas City branch held its January meeting is working...

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Ohio Cannabis Legalization Leader Renegs on Free Market Campaign

Leader of the failed Responsible Ohio cannabis legalization campaign has reneged on a promise to return for a “free market” legalization campaign in 2016; German lawmakers have submitted a draft bill...

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Canadian Man Sentenced to Life in US Prison for Marijuana Smuggling

Canadian Man Sentenced to Life in US Prison for Marijuana Smuggling. A CBC report says The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 45-year-old Michael “Mickey” Woods was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Syracuse, New York. Woods and...

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Medical Marijuana in Ohio? State House to Name Task Force to Review

Medical Marijuana in Ohio? State House to Name Task Force to Review; Arkansas medical marijuana measure rejected by Arkansas Attorney General; Kansas holds Colorado vets kids until he quits medical...

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USPS Says Marijuana Ads In The Mail Are Illegal

The U.S. Postal Service or USPS  says it’s illegal to mail materials containing advertising for marijuana products, even in states that have legalized the federally controlled substance. The policy statement released...

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California Cannabis Legalization Could Raise $1 Billion

California Cannabis Legalization Could Raise $1 Billion; New York Medical Marijuana Rolls Out Nation’s Strictest Program; Oklahoma AG Wants SCOTUS To Invalidate Colorado Legalization; Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson Announced He...

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Georgia Lawmaker Pre-Files CBD Production Bill

Georgia Lawmaker Pre-Files In-State CBD Production Bill; Illinois MedMJ Patient Rolls Increasing Rapidly; Maine May Allow At-School MedMJ Dosing; Colorado Pot Bank Shot Down By District Court; Washington DC Allows...

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Vermont Cannabis Up For Vote With Lawmakers

Vermont Cannabis Up For Vote as Vermont lawmakers are set to open the second half of their 2015-2016 session, with cannabis legalization; The New York State Department of Health says the state’s...

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Washington State Marijuana Prices Continue to Drop

According to data from the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board, since legal marijuana entered the market in July 2014, prices have dropped from $25 to $30 per gram to about...

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