Recreational Marijuana

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...
Alaska Marijuana Legalization Measure Qualifies for Ballot

Alaska Marijuana Legalization Measure Qualifies for Ballot

An Alaska initiative to legalize recreational marijuana for adults over the age of 21 has been approved to appear on the state’s August primary ballot.  The initiative received approval...
Annapolis Police Chief Believes Satire Article, Claims Marijuana Has Killed 37 in Colorado

Annapolis Police Chief Believes Satire Article, Claims Marijuana Has Killed 37 in Colorado

In a speech to the Maryland Senate Judiciary Committee opposing the decriminalization of marijuana, Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop claimed that marijuana killed over 30 people on the first...
Colorado Governor Warns Other States to Only Legalize Marijuana For the Right Reasons

Colorado Governor Warns Other States to Only Legalize Marijuana For the Right Reasons

At last week’s National Governors Association meeting in Washington DC, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper told reporters that a handful of other Governors are looking to him for guidance about...
WA Liquor Control Board Increases Amount of Land That Can Be Used to Grow Marijuana

WA Liquor Control Board Increases Amount of Land That Can Be Used to Grow Marijuana

The Washington Liquor Control Board has made new changes to the state’s rules for marijuana growing licenses, including increasing the amount of land that can be used in the...
Girl Scouts Target San Francisco Medical Marijuana Collectives for Cookie Sales

Girl Scouts Target San Francisco Medical Marijuana Collectives for Cookie Sales

Girl Scout Cookies may be one of the most popular marijuana strains out there, but there are also real life Girl Scouts selling cookies outside of San Fransisco’s medical...