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New Illinois Lawsuits Question Medical Marijuana Permits

New Illinois Lawsuits Question Medical Marijuana Permits

Two new lawsuits have been filed in Illinois alleging that there were flaws in the state permitting process. The first lawsuit claims a permit was improperly issued to Progressive...
Colorado Asks US Supreme Court to Throw Out Neighboring States’ Lawsuit Over Recreational Marijuana

Colorado Asks US Supreme Court to Throw Out Neighboring States’ Lawsuit Over Recreational Marijuana

On Friday, Colorado’s Attorney General asked the US Supreme Court to throw out a lawsuit filed by Oklahoma and Nebraska over recreational marijuana in Colorado. Oklahoma and Nebraska filed...
Sheriffs Sue Colorado for Legal Marijuana in New Suit

Sheriffs Sue Colorado for Legal Marijuana in New Suit

Sheriffs from Nebraska, Kansas, and Colorado have filed a lawsuit to strike down marijuana legalization in Colorado.  The sheriffs claim that marijuana legalization creates a “crisis of conscience” by...
CO Marijuana Shop Neighbors File RICO Case to Stop Marijuana Legalization

CO Marijuana Shop Neighbors File RICO Case to Stop Marijuana Legalization

A Colorado hotel franchise and two property owners have filed lawsuits to stop the state’s legal marijuana program. The businesses, lowcated next to recreational marijuana shops, are citing violations...
Anti-Marijuana Group Plans Lawsuit to Shut Down Colorado Recreational Marijuana Program

Anti-Marijuana Group Plans Lawsuit to Shut Down Colorado Recreational Marijuana Program

Voters in Colorado legalized recreational marijuana in 2012, but Safe Streets Alliance, an anti-marijuana group, is trying to stop the state’s marijuana program by filing a federal lawsuit. Safe...
Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas is considering joining Oklahoma and Nebraska in a lawsuit against Colorado which alleges their recreational marijuana program is leading to increased marijuana trafficking in neighboring states. Spokeswoman Jennifer...
Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

On Thursday, Nebraska and Oklahoma filed the first major legal challenge to legalized marijuana in Colorado. The lawsuit was brought about by attorneys general in NE and OK, claiming...
Hershey Sues Marijuana Edible Company

Hershey Sues Marijuana Edible Company

Hershey Co. is suing a Colorado marijuana edible maker, claiming that the company’s packaging is too similar to those made by the famous chocolate company. The trademark infringement 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...