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
The "Beyond the Beltway" report released Wednesday by Democratic-affiliated Benenson Strategy Group and SKDKnickerbocker
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
Videos
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
The states of Nebraska and Oklahoma filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday, claiming that Colorado's
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
A family of medical marijuana patients in Washington state will not be able to defend themselves against drug trafficking
Politics
The bill's future is uncertain, however. Although Maryland's House Speaker has suggested he would favor such a measure, the
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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
Support for decriminalization seems to be strong throughout Michigan. An EPIC-MRC poll released in September showed that
Politics
In a recent interview with Reason, Kampia made several legal pot predictions. Kampia went on to predict that many other states
Denver
This is the second significant showing of support for Amendment 64 in less than a week. Last Thursday, the NAACP officially
Denver
An 87-year-old Denver man was formally charged with multiple marijuana-related felonies on Friday: possession with intent
Denver
The CRMA release alludes to Buck's 2010 U.S. Senate campaign loss to Michael Bennet, which has been partially attributed
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