Pittsburg Steelers' Running Backs Could Face Marijuana Possession Charges

On Wednesday, Pittsburg Steelers running backs LeGarrette Blount and Le'Veon Bell were arrested for marijuana possession after a police officer was stopped next to their car on a motorcycle at a red light, smelled marijuana, and pulled the pair over. Aside from the smell of burning pot, police also found about 20 grams of marijuana in a baggie on the center console in the ve...

Minnesota Mom Arrested For Giving Son Marijuana Oil...Even Though It Is Legalized

Angela Brown of Madison, MN, has been arrested for child endangerment for providing marijuana oil to her son in order to help him with symptoms associated with a traumatic brain injury.  Legislation to legalize marijuana oils for children has passed in Minnesota and goes into effect next summer. Brown explained "Everything was great until I opened my mouth to the wrong pers...

"Stoner" Arrested on Marijuana Charges

Today in ironic news, a Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing charges after police found $10,000 worth of marijuana plants growing at his home. The Orange County, VA Sheriff's Office says Paul Scott Stoner, 42, has been charged with growing marijuana and having a firearm while in possession of over a pound of marijuana. Authorities say they acted on a tip that ...

Connecticut's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Connecticut's first medical marijuana dispensary opened Wednesday night in the city of South Windsor.  Prime Wellness of Connecticut has opened its doors, although the shop will not actually have marijuana to provide for patients for about a month. Shop owners decided to open before the pot was ready in order to give patients the opportunity to meet staff and growers as wel...

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PA State Senator Used Marijuana During Trip to CO

PA State Senator Used Marijuana During Trip to CO

Pennsylvania State Senator Daylin Leach admitted that he consumed marijuana during a recent taxpayer-funded trip to Colorado to learn more about the state’s legal marijuana program. Leach said that...
Leafly Takes Out Full Page Marijuana Ad in New York Times

Leafly Takes Out Full Page Marijuana Ad in New York Times

Leafly, a medical marijuana search firm, claims to be the first ever cannabis company to place a full page ad in the New York Times. The ad comes in...
Colorado Adopts Stricter Marijuana Edible Regulations

Colorado Adopts Stricter Marijuana Edible Regulations

On Thursday, Colorado state regulators adopted a new set of stricter regulations for marijuana edible manufacturers relating to potency, serving size, and packaging.  The intent of the new regulations...
San Bernardino May Allow Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Beat Bankruptcy

San Bernardino May Allow Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Beat Bankruptcy

The city of San Bernardino, Ca., bankrupt and looking for ways to raise revenue, may be turning to marijuana to bail them out.  Currently, medical marijuana collectives have been...
80% of Seattle’s Marijuana Citations Were Issued by One Officer

80% of Seattle’s Marijuana Citations Were Issued by One Officer

The Seattle Police Department has reassigned an officer who is responsible for issuing 80% of the city’s citations for marijuana use in the first half of the year. During...
Riverside County, CA Imposes Fines for Marijuana Cultivation

Riverside County, CA Imposes Fines for Marijuana Cultivation

Riverside County, CA has already banned the growth of marijuana but now, a new ordinance would impose fines on anyone caught cultivating weed. The new ordinance would create a...
Huge Illegal Mariuana Grow Discovered in Texas

Huge Illegal Mariuana Grow Discovered in Texas

On Monday, a deer hunter accidentally stumbled on a massive illegal marijuana grow in Polk County, Texas, about 70 miles north of Houston. The discovery of a dozen marijuana...
Federal Bill Would Legalize Low-THC Marijuana Strains

Federal Bill Would Legalize Low-THC Marijuana Strains

A bill introduced in the US House of Representatives Monday would amend the federal Controlled Substances Act to legalize marijuana with low levels of THC.  Such strains, which tend...
Almost 90% of Florida Voters Support Medical Marijuana

Almost 90% of Florida Voters Support Medical Marijuana

A new Quinnipiac University Poll has found that 88% of Florida voters support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes.  Only 10% of Floridians opposed legalizing medical marijuana.  The new numbers...
New York Times Calls for End to Marijuana Prohibition

New York Times Calls for End to Marijuana Prohibition

On Saturday, The New York Times called for an end to marijuana prohibition in an editorial posted to the newspaper’s website and published in their Sunday edition. The Times...