Smelly Marijuana Grows May Be Fined in Canada

Some Canadian townships are considering levying fines against anyone with a marijuana grow site that smells strongly of marijuana. One being Langley township, which is looking to fine anyone who owns a legal marijuana grow-op that produces strong smells $500.  There are about 600 marijuana grows throughout the town and local officials are arguing that some are becoming a nu...

Colorado May Start Over on Medical Marijuana Regulations

In 2010, a vote came in a hearing to renew Colorado's 2010 mamedical marijuana regulations, which expire in 2015 if lawmakers don't take action.  Governor John Hickenlooper's regulators came up with a plan including fifteen changes. However, senators from both parties have now voted unanimously 5-0 to not implement those changes.  Instead, lawmakers will be allowed to deba...

Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed in Indiana

Hoosiers could soon have access to medical marijuana thanks to two bill that have been introduced into the Indiana Legislature.  The sponsors, however, are not optimistic that the measures will be approved by the Republican Legislature. Senator Karen Tallian and Representative Sue Errington have both introduced medical marijuana legislation.  Both bills would allow Indiana...

Michigan Sees Drop in Medical Marijuana Patients

Michigan was once considered to be on the forefront of the cannabis movement, but now the state's medical marijuana program hass less registrants than it did in the previous year. 2014 was actually the second year in a row that the number of patients declined, according to statistics from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. In 2014, 96,408 patient...

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Marijuana Legalization Bill Filed in New York

Marijuana Legalization Bill Filed in New York

New York State Senator Liz Krueger has introduced a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana for individuals 18 and older. According to the bill summary, recreational marijuana would be...
DC Council Moving Forward with Marijuana Legalization

DC Council Moving Forward with Marijuana Legalization

The Washington DC Council has set up hearings on marijuana legalization, signaling that they intend to move forward with marijuana legalization following the approval of Initiative 71 by voters...
Study Shows Marijuana Legalization Could Mean Big Money For Vermont

Study Shows Marijuana Legalization Could Mean Big Money For Vermont

A new study released Friday shows that Vermont could make between $20 and $75 million in tax revenue if the state were to legalize recreational marijuana. The report was...
San Diego Rejects Environmental Appeals Against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

San Diego Rejects Environmental Appeals Against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The San Diego City Council rejected environmental appeals filed against each of the 11 proposed medical marijuana dispensaries hoping to operate within the city.  Councilmembers and marijuana advocates alike...
Vallejo City Council Votes to Close All Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Vallejo City Council Votes to Close All Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

After almost two years of debate, the Vallejo, California city council voted to ban all medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits. The city decided on a 5-2 vote to...
Washington Recreational Marijuana Prices Drop 40%

Washington Recreational Marijuana Prices Drop 40%

Washington state’s first recreational marijuana stores were forced to increase prices due to high demand and dwindling inventory.  Now that almost six months have passed since Washington’s first shops...
NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana by passing Measure 91 last year, and now NORML is setting up shop in Portland in order to ensure that the rules and regulations...
Sixteen Marijuana Bills Introduced in Oregon

Sixteen Marijuana Bills Introduced in Oregon

Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana during te 2014 election.  Now that a new legislative session has opened and new legislators have been sworn into office, a total of sixteen...
Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Rapper 2 Chainz appeared on Nancy Grace’s show to debate the pros and cons of legalizing recreational marijuana.  While most of the questions were addressed to 2 Chainz, he...
Illinois Medical Marijuana Program in Limbo as New Governor Takes Office

Illinois Medical Marijuana Program in Limbo as New Governor Takes Office

Monday marked Illinois Governor Pat Quinn’s final day in office.  One task that he did not complete before the end of his term was awarding medical marijuana business licenses,...