Though considered to be a largely symbolic move, it nevertheless marks the first time a chamber of Congress has voted to end the federal prohibition of marijuana.
“You can't get Americans across the two parties to agree on much, but this election definitely showed us that they clearly agree on drug policy reform.”
"I got to vote for my man and I got to vote for marijuana," the actor told Jimmy Kimmel.
Taken together, these types of measures could go a long way in reducing race and gender discrimination around the country.
Arizona, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota voters backed ballot measures to relax cannabis laws.
Four states — Arizona, New Jersey, South Dakota and Montana — just legalized recreational cannabis. Mississippi voted to legalize medicinal marijuana.
With the passage of Measure 110, Oregonians took America's most significant step toward ending the 50-year war on drugs.
U.S. Attorney Michael Dunavant, a top federal prosecutor in Tennessee, is "throwing the book" at a Black Lives Matter supporter in an anarcho-punk band.
With marijuana sales soaring during the pandemic, the late night host sussed out the stoned and the sober on Hollywood Boulevard.
Gov. Jared Polis signed an executive order granting unconditional pardons to those convicted of possession of an ounce or less of marijuana.