Marijuana Law

Politics
The City Council passed zoning regulations for recreational marijuana sales, but the Black Caucus is concerned about minority-owned business inclusion.
Politics
The concept that the federal "War On Weed" needs to end is now about as mainstream as it gets, and after the people have led so admirably on the issue in the past decade, the politicians are finally deciding it is safe to follow this trend.
Politics
The obvious choice for this week's Most Impressive Democrat Of The Week is none other than America's new Attorney General, Loretta Lynch. Lynch was finally confirmed by the Senate in a 56-43 vote.
Politics
From Feb. 26 to 27, researchers asked 1,032 registered voters selected from an opt-in online panel if they agreed or disagreed
Politics
Muriel Bowser, the mayor of Washington D.C., deserves at least an honorable mention, for standing strong in the face of threats of jail time from House Republicans, for allowing the will of the voters (70 percent of them) to become law this week.
Politics
"If the federal government can force Colorado to criminalize marijuana," the letter reads, "using the exact same arguments
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The states of Nebraska and Oklahoma filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday, claiming that Colorado's legalization of recreational marijuana is unconstitutional under federal law.
Politics
"Despite the compelling case for legalization, and progress toward legalization at the state level, ultimate success is not
Politics
The news that Attorney General Eric Holder would be stepping down sent a shockwave through Washington. On the whole, was his term worth praising or condemning? We have to say that "both" is the only real answer to that question.
Politics
"One must reasonably conclude that there is an accepted safety for use of marijuana under medical supervision," said a motion
Politics
On Wednesday, two state senators introduced a bipartisan decriminalization effort that would make the possession of under
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Voters in three Michigan cities approved ordinances to legalize small amounts of marijuana for personal use Tuesday, adding to the growing patchwork of cities across the state that have decriminalized pot.
Politics
In a statement obtained by MLive, Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero offered his support ahead of the vote. Support for decriminalization
Politics
Rhode Island decriminalized less than an ounce of marijuana back in April and a separate bill rolled out this year would
Denver
The NAACP provided this data in a press statement about marijuana arrests in Colorado: Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol has
Denver
According to Article 18, Section 14 of the Colorado Constitution, a medical marijuana patient "may engage in the medical
Denver
From the day we turned in our signatures, we have been talking about the importance of reaching out to female voters ... [The
Denver
It's time to end nearly a century of marijuana prohibition in Colorado. This policy has failed as badly as alcohol prohibition. And the common sense solution is the same: regulate it.
Denver
Coloradans are even more strongly in favor of legalizing marijuana, and they overwhelmingly believe it at least should be