What Today’s Supreme Court Decision Means for the Future of Legal Weed


By Christopher Ingraham, Washington Poston March 22, 2016  Original Source CannabisCulture.com   The Supreme Court’s decision today to toss out a lawsuit that could have brought Colorado’s legal marijuana boom to a screeching halt hasn’t deterred opponents of the national legalization effort. Already, the plaintiffs and their supporters are looking

10 Top-Rated States for Medical Marijuana


By Chris Morris, CNBC Newson February 19, 2016 While it’s still controversial, medical marijuana is edging toward normality. Forty states (and the District of Columbia) now have some form of law on the books that allow the drug to be used for a variety of ailments, and sales are soaring—

Federal Bill Would Prevent College Kids With Drug Convictions From Losing Financial Aid


A group of bipartisan lawmakers emerged this week with a piece of legislation intended to repeal the law that has crippled so many students from furthering their education because a drug offense disqualified them from financial aid.

Pot Matters: Trump on Marijuana


Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump is hedging his position on marijuana legalization, but is “a hundred percent” in favor of medical marijuana. Nonetheless, Trump’s stated position on legalization is evolving, because he hasacknowledged…

California Marijuana Growers Face New Crop Of Local Bans

When the California Legislature passed the state’s first comprehensive medical marijuana regulations in September, pot advocates hoped the move heralded a new era of trust in their often-tumultuous relationship with wary local officials and police. So far, it hasn’t turned out that way. Facing what appears to be a rapidly closing window for action, dozens of cities and counties from across California are racing to enact new bans on marijuana-growing. Some apply only to commercial…

Marijuana in America – Colorado Pot Rush – CNBC Documentary


Weed Documentary: Colorado made history as the first state in the U.S. to legalize weed for recreational use. NBC News correspondent Harry Smith tells shares the story behind this stunning development, which has been called one of the great social experiments of the next century.