2014 Marijuana DUI Stats Released by Colorado State Patrol

The Colorado State Patrol has released statistics regarding marijuana DUIs in 2014.  According to the report, marijuana was involved in 12.2% of DUI citations in 2014.  The state started tracking marijuana-specific DUIs last year after recreational marijuana was legalized. According to the report, in 2014: 5,546 citations were issued for DUI/DUID driving actions. 354...

Seattle Marijuana Distributor Rolling 12,000 Joints for Super Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks face off against the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl this weekend, and legal medical marijuana distributors are gearing up to take care of patients' weed needs for the big game. Medical marijuana collective Solstice has doubled joint production in order to ensure that there are enough for all patients who may want to stock up for Super Bowl Sunday...

Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Introduced in Delaware

On Thursday, Delaware Representative Helene Keeley introduced House Bill 39, which aims to treat simple possession of marijuana like a traffic ticket, rather than as a misdemeanor. Instead of potential large fines or jail time, individuals caught with up to an ounce of marijuana would be required to pay a $100 fine.  If not paid within 90 days the fines would double. Kee...

Virginia Senate Committee Kills Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

A bill to decriminalize low-level marijuana possession has died in the Virgnia Senate with a vote of 9-5 against from the Senate Courts of Justice Committee. The bill was introduced by Senator Adam Ebbin, who said he did so at the request of his constituents.  Each side was provided only 5 minutes to argue their case before the vote.  Despite it being shot down, Ebbin was ...

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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...
Massachusetts Licenses First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Massachusetts Licenses First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

On Wednesday, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health selected Alternative Therapies Group Inc. to become the first licensed dispensary to grow and distribute medical marijuana. The group will open...
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...
Georgia to Begin Medical Marijuana Oil Studies for Children

Georgia to Begin Medical Marijuana Oil Studies for Children

Researchers at Georgia Regents University will start providing medical marijuana oils to children who suffer from uncontrollable seizures.  Others can begin enrolling in a 50-patient trial. “It’s very exciting,”...
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...