Law & Crime

Image of Charles C. Lynch, he has been fuckeed over by the feds for medical marijuana
Erik Eckholm ~ The New York Times ~
 
BLOOMFIELD, N.M. — Charles C. Lynch seemed to be doing everything right when he opened a medical marijuana dispensary in the tidy coastal town of Morro Bay, Calif.

Image of Hilary Bricken, Seattle Pot Lawyer
HILARY BRICKEN ~ Above The Law ~
 
In Spring 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission suspended trading in several publicly traded marijuana companies, including FusionPharm, Inc., Cannabusiness Group, Inc., GrowLife, Inc., Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc., and Petrotech Oil and Gas, Inc. In addition to those suspensions, the SEC issued a warning regarding investments in publicly traded marijuana-related stocks. 

Image of legalized marijuana in Orgon
By KATU.com Staff ~
 
SALEM, Ore. -- Lawmakers are mulling over two bills that could erase marijuana arrests or reduce sentences for certain Oregonians ahead of recreational pot becoming legal in July.

Image of chart showing the reduction of marijuana related charges in Colorado after legalization
Matt Ferner ~ Huffington Post
 
It should come as no surprise that when Colorado legalized marijuana, criminal charges connected to the plant would be reduced.

Image  of a large amount of cash to pay Colorado marijuana taxes
Jack Healy ~ The New York Times ~
 
DENVER — In the State Capitol, they are calling it Refund Madness

Image of medical marijuana
Michael Walsh ~ Yahoo News
 
 Texas lawmakers introduced comprehensive medical marijuana legislation Friday that would allow patients suffering from serious conditions - including cancer and seizure disorders - to access the plant with a doctor's prescription.

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