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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Michigan Voters Divided Over Marijuana Legalization

Michigan Voters Divided Over Marijuana Legalization

A new poll conducted by EPIC-MRA of Lansing shows that 50% of Michigan voters would be likely to support a future ballot measure to legalize, tax, and regulate recreational...
California’s First Native American Tribe-Sanctioned Medical Marijuana Operation Will Soon be Established

California’s First Native American Tribe-Sanctioned Medical Marijuana Operation Will Soon be Established

A Ukiah Indian rancheria is about to become the site of California’s first tribe-sanctioned, large-scale indoor medical marijuana cultivation and distribution operation. The 250-member Pinoleville Pomo Nation revealed Thursday...
Florida Medical Marijuana Supporters Reveal New Legalization Plan for 2016

Florida Medical Marijuana Supporters Reveal New Legalization Plan for 2016

Medical marijuana legalization failed in Florida in 2014 after only receiving 57.6% of the vote.  The constitutional amendment needed 60% of the vote to pass. Now, supporters are making...
Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

A Cleveland-based group, Ohioans to End Prohibition, has announced it plans to propose a constitutional amendment on the 2016 ballot that would legalize both recreational and medical marijuana in...
Bill Would Legalize Recreational Marijuana in Arizona

Bill Would Legalize Recreational Marijuana in Arizona

Arizona State Representative Mark Cardenas has introduced legislation that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state.  House Bill 2007 would allow individuals 21 and older to possess and consume...
Seattle City Attorney Suggests Advancements to Marijuana System

Seattle City Attorney Suggests Advancements to Marijuana System

On Monday, Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes issued new policy that would make advancements to the city’s legal marijuana program.  The proposal calls for allowing people to grow marijuana...
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....
Judge Blocks Restrictions on Montana Medical Marijuana Law

Judge Blocks Restrictions on Montana Medical Marijuana Law

On Friday, District Judge James Reynolds of Helena blocked several key provisions of Montana’s medical marijuana law, including the ban on the advertising of marijuana and the prohibition against...
US Coast Guard Seizes $11 Million Worth of Marijuana

US Coast Guard Seizes $11 Million Worth of Marijuana

On Wednesday, the US Coast Guard seized over $11 million worth of marijuana off the coast of Jamaica. 103 bales weighing in at over 4,000 pounds were seized after...