Licensing Marijuana Growers: “Proceed Slowly”

The American Civil Liberties Union and their allies in Washington state are saying regulators should take small steps when it comes to licensing marijuana growers. “We want to make sure that every one of the small scale growers who showed up at the Liquor Board meetings, and said they want to come out of the […]

Former DEA-Heads Say Holder Should Sue States Over Marijuana

As U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder continues to say that the Department of Justice is looking at all their options in how they will handle pot legalization in Washington and Colorado, ex-DEA chiefs are calling on him to act quickly or risk marijuana chaos in those states and more to come.

President Obama Says Marijuana Users Not a “Top Priority” for Federal Government

Yes, we’ve heard it all before. President Obama isn’t worried about marijuana users; but his Justice Department has been very worried about them over the last couple of years, cracking down on the supply of medical cannabis patients in several states, including Colorado, Washington and California. But it’s a new term for President Obama, and […]

Washington Dispensary Owners Not Fans of Marijuana Legalization

The recent passage of I-502 in Washington is not sitting well with some dispensary owners who fear it will bring more competition to what they say is already a flooded market.

Former Law Enforcers Urge Department of Justice to Respect Legalization in CO and WA

A group of former law enforcement officials is urging the U.S. Department of Justice to respect the recent votes in Colorado and Washington where recreational marijuana legalization was passed. The advocacy group Law Enforcement Against Prohibition recently delivered a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and the DOJ, and it was signed by 73 former law […]

New Marijuana Possession Laws in Colorado and Washington

After the monumental recreational legalization victories last week in Washington and Colorado, it’s important for cannabis users in those states to know what exactly that means for them and the marijuana they may possess.