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Gov. Cuomo Will Consider Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in NY

After years of criticizing marijuana legalization, Governor Cuomo has announced his intention to create a state panel to examine the issue. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's...

Los Angeles Area Marijuana Dispensaries Finally Starting to Get Licenses

Weeks after recreational marijuana sales became legal in California, select Los Angeles area dispensaries are only just beginning to receive their licenses. In November of 2016,...

11-Year Old Girl in Illinois Allowed to Medicate With Marijuana on...

Chicago, Illinois- In what could become a landmark case, an 11-year old girl has won the right to use medical marijuana on school grounds. Although medical...

GanjaRunner is Speeding Forward

A small loophole in the law and a roster of patient-centric drivers fueled ganjarunner’s success. Shortly after Carla Baumgartner founded ganjarunner in 2015, she received...

Former DEA Agent: Legalizing Marijuana is Good for Economic Growth

Legalizing marijuana is a much better plan for the economy than prohibition, according to a former DEA agent. "Regulated cannabis works," said Patrick Moen, managing...

Marijuana Tax Revenue Will Likely Add to California Budget Surplus

As Jerry Brown prepares his final state budget, he will have the benefit of additional tax revenues derived from legal marijuana sales.  Legal adult use...

Kansas Lawmaker Steps Down From Leadership Roles After Racist Remarks on...

State Rep. Steve Alford justified marijuana prohibition with Jim Crow era logic that black Americans were more susceptible to drug abuse due to their...

New Hampshire Moves Closer to Legalizing Marijuana

Just days after Jeff Sessions moved to rescind the Cole Memo, New Hampshire lawmakers approved a bill that would approve adult marijuana use. Lawmakers in...

Medical Marijuana Patients May Have to Choose Between Owning a Gun...

Due to federal law, patients in Maryland may have to give up their second amendment rights if they wish to legally receive medical marijuana.  Any time...

Vermont Lawmakers Move Toward Marijuana Legalization Despite Sessions’ Move

Vermont Lawmakers started 2018 off by advancing a measure to legalize marijuana. Despite Attorney General Jeff Sessions' move to threaten the marijuana industry and patients,...