RENO, Nev. — A lengthy legal battle over the alcohol industry’s exclusive rights to distribute marijuana in Nevada won’t affect the state’s plans to begin recreational pot sales at medical dispensaries on Saturday, state officials said. The Nevada Tax Commission also approved emergency regulations Monday with stricter labeling and packaging requirements aimed at protecting children. […]
New data on traffic stops in Colorado and Washington show that after the states legalized marijuana, car searches for all races declined sharply.
New Jersey lawmakers’ effort to legalize marijuana has failed to convince Gov. Chris Christie, meaning it will be up to the state’s next governor to decide.
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President Donald Trump’s administration is talking tough on marijuana and creating an unusual alliance: pot smokers and the conservative Koch political network.
A 21-year-old Colorado Springs man who blew up his home’s laundry room after brewing hash oil with a butane burner still needed a license to “manufacture” the oil after Colorado legalized recreational marijuana, the Colorado Supreme Court has ruled.
In Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ explanation for instructing federal prosecutors to avoid seeking mandatory minimums in some drug cases, he got a lot of things wrong.
There’s not enough evidence to charge Ted Archibeque, the Eagle County surveyor, with one of the marijuana charges he faced, even by Colorado’s low standards, a judge ruled.
A pair of recent cases involving regulatory officials give a black eye to marijuana regulation and fuel old fears about the criminal element’s influence.
The Colorado Supreme Court this week declined to hear an appeal by Adams County over the validity of its recreational marijuana tax in three of its cities, raising questions about the fate of the nearly $2 million the county has brought in over the last two years from the levy.