Legalization

Marijuana Use by Soldiers is Down in Washington and Colorado

Marijuana Use by Soldiers is Down in Washington and Colorado

A new study from Military.com has found that there has been a decrease of marijuana use by soldiers in Washington and Colorado since the states have legalized recreational marijuana....
Colorado Colleges Request Permission to Grow Marijuana

Colorado Colleges Request Permission to Grow Marijuana

Colorado made history legalizing marijuana through Amendment 64 in 2012.  Now, the state’s colleges and universities are asking the federal government for permission to grow marijuana for research purposes....
Colorado Attorney General Says Making Marijuana Concentrates at Home is Illegal

Colorado Attorney General Says Making Marijuana Concentrates at Home is Illegal

Despite the fact that Amendment 64 has legalized the se, cultivation, and possession of marijuana, Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is saying it is illegal to make marijuana concentrates...
Colorado Struggles with Regulations for Marijuana Contaminant Testing

Colorado Struggles with Regulations for Marijuana Contaminant Testing

Amendment 64 legalized marijuana in Colorado in 2012, but it also set out a number of criteria for regulations and practices that must be adopted by the state.  One...
Four Marijuana Bills Planned in Maine

Four Marijuana Bills Planned in Maine

In the 2015 legislative session, Maine legislators will be weighing in on four marijuana-related measures. The measures vary. One aims to legalize recreational marijuana in Maine. Another would set...
Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas is considering joining Oklahoma and Nebraska in a lawsuit against Colorado which alleges their recreational marijuana program is leading to increased marijuana trafficking in neighboring states. Spokeswoman Jennifer...
Ohio Marijuana Advocates Push for 2015 Ballot Issue

Ohio Marijuana Advocates Push for 2015 Ballot Issue

ResponsibleOhio, a marijuana advocacy group, is pushing to get a proposed constitutional amendment onto the 2015 ballot to legalize the use and sale of recreational marijuana for individuals 21...
Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

On Thursday, Nebraska and Oklahoma filed the first major legal challenge to legalized marijuana in Colorado. The lawsuit was brought about by attorneys general in NE and OK, claiming...
Recreational Marijuana Sales Will Be Allowed in Anchorage

Recreational Marijuana Sales Will Be Allowed in Anchorage

On Tuesday, an ordinance that would have banned the sale of recreational marijuana in Anchorage, Alaska, failed with an Assembly vote of 9-2. The proposal to ban marijuana sales...
Oregon Approves Funds to Begin Implementing Recreational Marijuana Program

Oregon Approves Funds to Begin Implementing Recreational Marijuana Program

A vote Wednesday by the Oregon Emergency Board has granted a loan to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission so it may begin implementing the state’s recreational marijuana program, which...