Recreational Marijuana

Majority of Iowa Voters Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

Majority of Iowa Voters Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

A poll conducted by the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute shows that 87% of Iowa voters support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes.  The results show that Iowans are on track...
Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

People who have been convicted of minor marijuana crimes may be in luck.  The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that some marijuana cases can be overturned for people...
Activists to Begin Collecting Signatures for Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

Activists to Begin Collecting Signatures for Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

On Tuesday, the Washington DC Board of Elections cleared a marijuana legalization measure to begin collecting signatures to get their initiative onto the November ballot.  The decision came after...
Looking to Work in the Marijuana Industry?

Looking to Work in the Marijuana Industry?

Are you looking to work in the marijuana industry?  If you live in Colorado, you may be in luck.  On Thursday March 13th, a recreational marijuana job fair will...
Recreational Marijuana Sales Brought CO $2.9 Million in Tax Revenue in January

Recreational Marijuana Sales Brought CO $2.9 Million in Tax Revenue in January

On Monday, the Colorado Department of Revenue reported that the first month of legal marijuana sales brought the state almost $3 million in taxes. Revenue came from the state’s...
Colorado Police Ask For More Money for Marijuana Enforcement

Colorado Police Ask For More Money for Marijuana Enforcement

The Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police wrote a letter to Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper this week, asking for some money from the state’s recreational marijuana program to go...
Washington Issues First Recreational Marijuana Business License

Washington Issues First Recreational Marijuana Business License

On Wednesday, the Washington Liquor Control Board issued the state’s first recreational business license.  The license was awarded to Sean Green for growing and processing marijuana for sale in...
Washington DC Council Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

Washington DC Council Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

The Washington DC Council passed a bill Tuesday that decriminalizes low level marijuana possession.  It is expected that Mayor Vincent Gray will sign the bill. The bill will impose...
California Governor Jerry Brown Discusses Marijuana Legalization

California Governor Jerry Brown Discusses Marijuana Legalization

On Sunday, Ca. Governor Jerry Brown appeared on Meet The Press to discuss his plans for reelection for a fourth term.  During the interview, Brown was questioned about recreational...
Maryland Moves Forward with New Marijuana Legalization Bills Despite Governor’s Disapproval

Maryland Moves Forward with New Marijuana Legalization Bills Despite Governor’s Disapproval

Two Maryland bills are moving forward that would lessen penalties and restrictions related to marijuana.  Governor Martin O’Malley has spoken out against both of them, but lawmakers are pushing...