pot laws

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb 11 (Reuters) - A federal judge hearing the case of nine men accused of illegally growing marijuana
A handful of U.S. states will enact new marijuana laws in the new year. On Monday, administration officials continued to
Stephen Colbert simply cannot believe that not only is recreational marijuana now legal in some states, such as Colorado
Rhode Island recently decriminalized marijuana and passed legalized medical marijuana around 2007. A PPP poll taken in January
Lawmakers in Missouri sought to scale back the severity of these punishments in the last legislative session. According to
With this new bill U.S. states would be free to decide whether to legalize marijuana.
By Susan Heavey One bill would end a federal ban on marijuana and give states jurisdiction over its use and regulate it in
"States should be allowed to make a lot of these decisions," Paul said. "I want things to be decided more at a local basis
And a 2011 study from economists at University of Colorado Denver and Montana State University may back that claim up. "Medical
“Dwight Holton’s hostility to this landmark Oregon law is unacceptable," added Harris, a Eugene native. "As a federal prosecutor
Los Angeles
When it came time to consider a law that would tax and regulate their skunk-scented crops, the marijuana growers of Humboldt, Mendocino and Trinity counties decided it just wasn't right for them.
South Suburban city Chicago Heights passed a new ordinance Monday making possession of less than 30 grams of marijuana a