Cannabis Laws


Shane Ray Receives Citation for Marijuana Possession

Shane Ray Receives Citation for Marijuana Possession

Former Missouri Tigers defensive end and 2015 NFL draft prospect Shane Ray received a citation on Monday for allegedly possessi...

Apr 28 2015, 8:57pm CDT

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Cannabis Possession Now Legal In DC: Pot Ban Lifted In Nation's Capitol

In a surprise move, DC lawmakers moved ahead with passing legislation to make marijuana legal -- despite sanctions from Congres...

Feb 26 2015, 9:13am CST

Marijuana Consumption officially allowed in Alaska

Alaska Officially Allows Marijuana Consumption

Marijuana consumption has been allowed for those of a mature age in Alaska....

Feb 24 2015, 5:33am CST

Bob Marley’s Family kickstarts First Global Marijuana Brand

Bob Marley’s Family kickstarts First Global Marijuana Brand

Bob Marley’s family kick started the first global marijuana brand recently....

Nov 19 2014, 4:31am CST

Legal Marijuana Goes Legit

Legal Marijuana Goes Corporate

Americans could learn from Canada, as the New York Times explains in When Cannabis Goes Corporate. Canada’s free-for-...

May 27 2014, 8:10am CDT

Alaska Marijuana Legalization is About to Take Place

Alaska Marijuana Legalization is About to Take Place

Alaska is the third major state ready to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Marijuana legalization is about to take...

Jan 9 2014, 5:24am CST

Marijuana Legalization Bid Successful

Marijuana Legalization Bid Successful

Uruguay is to be the first country in the world to legalize marijuana production, sale and consumption. In a bid which began wi...

Jan 2 2014, 1:35am CST

A.P. Poll Finds Falling Resistance To Marijuana Legalization

A.P. Poll Finds Falling Resistance To Marijuana Legalization

A new A.P. poll finds that the number of Americans who oppose marijuana legalization has fallen dramatically in the last few ye...

Dec 20 2013, 1:47pm CST

Uruguay Marijuana Legalization Bid Successful

Uruguay Marijuana Legalization Bid Successful

Uruguay is to be the first country in the world to legalize marijuana production, sale and consumption. In a bid which began wi...

Dec 11 2013, 3:10am CST

Marijuana Legalization Group Wants Super Bowl Ad

Marijuana Legalization Group Wants Super Bowl Ad

A marijuana legalization group NORML has got highest votes during first round of Intuit online contest to win rights to make it...

Sep 27 2013, 3:03am CDT

First US Marijuana Brand to be Formed by Ex-Microsoft Executive

First US Marijuana Brand to be Formed by Ex-Microsoft Executive

An ex-Microsoft head honcho by the name of Jamen Shively has announced the creation of the first US-based marijuana brand. The...

May 31 2013, 7:01am CDT