Delaware Opens First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Last Friday, Delaware's first medical marijuana dispensary opened to patients. First State Compassion Center opened in a former tile market in an industrial park in Wilmington. Medical marijuana was legalized in Delaware in 2011, but patients have faced a long road in being able to access their medicine. Delaware Governor Jack Markell put the program on hold and delayed its ...

Marijuana Laws Go Into Effect in Oregon

Recreational marijuana is officially legal in Oregon as of July 1, 2015. It is now legal for adults age 21 and older to possess and use recreational marijuana. Adults are also able to grow up to four marijuana plants per residence out of public view. The process for licensing and allowing large scale marijuana growers and retailers will not begin until early 2016. In the mea...

Washington Legislature Passes Recreational Marijuana Reform Bill

Washington legalized recreational marijuana in 2012, but on Saturday the state Legislature passed a measure that makes several changes to the state's recreational marijuana law. House Bill 2136 passed the Senate on a bipartisan 36-7 vote and now heads to the governor's desk. The House passed the measure Friday on a 59-38 vote. An amendment that passed Friday in the Hous...

$26.5 Million in Marijuana Seized in Humboldt County, CA

Last week, Sheriffs seized over $26.5 million worth of marijuana plants in Humboldt County, CA, an area known for housing many of the state's largest marijuana growing operations. The search warrants were for 7 commercial marijuana growing operations located in 40 separate greenhouses throughout the county. During the raids, police seized 23,211 marijuana plants, 4,394 po...

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Marijuana Policy Project Ranks Rand Paul as Most Cannabis Friendly Candidate

Marijuana Policy Project Ranks Rand Paul as Most Cannabis Friendly Candidate

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) has ranked the over 20 potential candidates for President by how friendly they are to the cannabis community. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky received...
Study Finds Marijuana Edible Potency Labels Are Often Wrong

Study Finds Marijuana Edible Potency Labels Are Often Wrong

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reports that when studying the THC content of marijuana edibles most of the baked goods were...
Unpaid Marijuana Infractions in MI Town May Lead to Change in Decriminalization

Unpaid Marijuana Infractions in MI Town May Lead to Change in Decriminalization

Grand Rapids, Michigan voters voted to decriminalize low-level marijuana possession in 2012. The law allowed those caught possessing small amounts of marijuana to pay a civil infraction rather than...
13.6% of CO Adults Use Marijuana

13.6% of CO Adults Use Marijuana

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment released its first survey on adult marijuana use since the passage of Amendment 64. The 2014 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey...
Portland, Oregon to Hold Event to Celebrate Legal Marijuana

Portland, Oregon to Hold Event to Celebrate Legal Marijuana

Recreational marijuana is officially legal in Oregon as of July 1, and Portland-area tokers are taking the opportunity to celebrate their new found freedom to smoke marijuana over the...
Massachusetts’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Open Soon

Massachusetts’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Open Soon

A Salem, Ma. medical marijuana dispensary has been given approval to sell marijuana after obtaining a temporary waiver from the state’s strict testing guidelines. Strict guidelines have caused many...
Delaware Decriminalized Marijuana

Delaware Decriminalized Marijuana

On Thursday night, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed a bill decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana. Markell signed the bill into law the same night the Senate passed...
Colorado Supreme Court Rules Employees Can Be Fired for Marijuana Use

Colorado Supreme Court Rules Employees Can Be Fired for Marijuana Use

Despite the fact that recreational and medical marijuana have been legalized in Colorado, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday that failing to past a random marijuana drug test could...
Study: Medical Marijuana Legalization Doesn’t Increase Teen Marijuana Use

Study: Medical Marijuana Legalization Doesn’t Increase Teen Marijuana Use

New research has found that legalizing medical marijuana has little impact on teen marijuana usage in those legal states. The study, published by Columbia University in The Lancet Psychiatry,...
Actress Who Played Cindy Brady Grew Marijuana

Actress Who Played Cindy Brady Grew Marijuana

Susan Olsen, best known for playing Cindy Brady on “The Brady Bunch”, has revealed that she was once a marijuana supporter who even grew cannabis for her family. In...