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York’s new marijuana law at a glance

  By a 4-1 vote, City Council approved a bill introduced by Councilwoman Judy Ritter-Dickson subjecting those possessing less than 30 grams of marijuana to...

State leaders reject call for special session on medical marijuana

There will not be a special legislative session to address charges of racial inequity in Maryland’s burgeoning medical marijuana industry. The General Assembly’s Democratic presiding officers...
In politically charged D.C cannabis is a cottage industry

In politically charged D.C., cannabis is a cottage industry

WASHINGTON — Stuck between Congress and voters' will, residents of this politically charged town are becoming urban gardeners, turning closets and living rooms into tiny...
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Could a legal quirk bring cannabis tourism to Switzerland?

Visitors to Switzerland are usually attracted by the promise of picturesque chalets and mountain hikes. But now they could have another, more unlikely, reason to pay...
Governor Baker to sign Massachusetts marijuana bill; here's what will change

Governor Baker to sign Massachusetts marijuana bill; here’s what will change

Gov. Charlie Baker will sign into law a tax hike on retail marijuana sales and new restrictions on marketing and packaging of pot products...
Bill Introduced to Decriminalize Marijuana in Texas

Bill Introduced to Decriminalize Marijuana in Texas

Texas Representative Joe Moody introduced a bill yesterday morning calling for the decriminalization of “marihuana” possession. The proposed bill would also create “an exception to prosecution...
Trump Considers Replacing AG Jeff Sessions with Giuliani

Trump Considers Replacing AG Jeff Sessions with Giuliani

Dejected, petulant and ready to lash out, Trump’s inner circle on Monday floated the notion that the president was considering replacing Attorney General Jeff...
Jeff Sessions Sued in Lawsuit Challenging the Constitutionality of the Controlled Substances Act

Jeff Sessions Sued in Lawsuit Challenging the Constitutionality of the Controlled Substances Act

“Beleaguered” Attorney General Jeff Sessions was named a defendant today in a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Controlled Substances Act as it...
Jeff Sessions’ Secret Weapon Against Weed

Jeff Sessions’ Secret Weapon Against Weed

Most of us in the medical cannabis industry take for granted the protections against prosecution afforded by the 2004 Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment to the Federal...
Trump's DOJ gears up for crackdown on marijuana

Trump’s DOJ gears up for crackdown on marijuana

The Trump administration is readying for a crackdown on marijuana users under Attorney General Jeff Sessions. President Trump’s Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety,...

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