Lawsuit

Magazines Sue Colorado Over Marijuana Advertising Restrictions

Magazines Sue Colorado Over Marijuana Advertising Restrictions

The publishers of High Times magazine and Colorado-based Westword magazine are suing the state of Colorado in federal court over the state’s restrictions on advertising for recreational marijuana businesses....
New Jersey Lawyers Argue The State’s Medical Marijuana Program is Taking Too Long

New Jersey Lawyers Argue The State’s Medical Marijuana Program is Taking Too Long

On Wednesday, New Jersey Superior Court Judge Marie Lihotz heard a lawsuit against the state which claimed lawmakers were stalling out the state’s medical marijuana program, which was approved...
Americans For Safe Access Files Appeal in Marijuana Rescheduling Case

Americans For Safe Access Files Appeal in Marijuana Rescheduling Case

On Friday, Americans for Safe Access filed a petition with the federal court of appeals in their case that sought to reschedule marijuana from a Schedule I controlled substance. ...
Woman Sues FedEx For Wrongly Delivering Marijuana to Her Home

Woman Sues FedEx For Wrongly Delivering Marijuana to Her Home

Maryangela Tobin of Plymouth Ma., has filed a lawsuit against FedEx for delivering marijuana to her home and violating their privacy laws. The company delivered 7 pounds of marijuana...
Lawsuit Aims to Make Medical Marijuana More Accessible in New Jersey

Lawsuit Aims to Make Medical Marijuana More Accessible in New Jersey

New Jersey’s medical marijuana law was put into place three years ago, but so far only one dispensary has opened its doors.  Additionally, only 190 doctors have been approved...
California Medical Marijuana Collective Suing DOJ and DEA

California Medical Marijuana Collective Suing DOJ and DEA

No Grey Sky, a Los Angeles medical marijuana collective, is suing the Department of Justice, the DEA, and Attorney General Eric Holder after the DEA raided their dispensary earlier...
Supreme Court Begins Hearings Regarding Marijuana Reclassification

Supreme Court Begins Hearings Regarding Marijuana Reclassification

Today marks the first time in over 20 years that an appeals court will hear arguments for the medical benefits of marijuana. Currently, marijuana is a Schedule I drug,...
Medical Marijuana Patient Sues State of Arizona Over Tincture Use

Medical Marijuana Patient Sues State of Arizona Over Tincture Use

In March, police served a search warrant at the home of Charise Voss Arfa on the basis of her having, “a usable amount of cannabis, a narcotic drug, to...
City of Oakland Sues to Stop Closure of Harborside Health Center

City of Oakland Sues to Stop Closure of Harborside Health Center

The city of Oakland, California has filed a lawsuit to stop federal authorities from shutting down Harborside Health Center.  The suit names US Attorney Melinda Haag and Attorney General...
Medical Marijuana Grower Sues to Stop Legalization Initiative in Washington

Medical Marijuana Grower Sues to Stop Legalization Initiative in Washington

I-502 is Washington state’s marijuana legalization initiative, which is set to appear on the November general election ballot.  Some medical marijuana growers and advocates are now suing to have...