Marijuana-state govs ask feds to maintain status quo - Cannabis News

Four governors of states where voters have legalized marijuana for recreational use are asking the Trump administration to leave in place an Obama-era agreement that gave exemptions to the legal pot industry.

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Arkansas Governor signs 12 marijuana bills, more on his desk - Cannabis News

A slew of bills modifying the state’s nascent medical marijuana program have been signed into law by Gov. Asa Hutchinson over the past two weeks.

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Kansas: Wichita marijuana proponents to try again to reform pot penalties - Cannabis News

Wichita residents will likely get another chance at a ballot initiative to lower the penalty for small-time possession of marijuana.

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Kansas: Wichita marijuana proponents to try again to reform pot penalties - Cannabis News

Wichita residents will likely get another chance at a ballot initiative to lower the penalty for small-time possession of marijuana.

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Five Cannabis-Related Bills Proposed in Congress, and What They Could Change – Cannabis News

Five measures concerning marijuana were introduced in Congress on May 30.

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Five Cannabis-Related Bills Proposed in Congress, and What They Could Change – Cannabis News

Five measures concerning marijuana were introduced in Congress on May 30.

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West Virginia Senate passes medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Senate passed legislation Wednesday that would legalize medical marijuana in the state.

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Public support for marijuana legalization surged in 2016 - Cannabis News

Public support for marijuana legalization surged in 2016, according to data just released from the General Social Survey.

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Public support for marijuana legalization surged in 2016 - Cannabis News

Public support for marijuana legalization surged in 2016, according to data just released from the General Social Survey.

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Pot state Dems want federal regulation of marijuana - Cannabis News

Democrats from states where marijuana is legal say so many Americans have access to pot products that the federal government should begin regulating the industry, which generated more than $7 billion in sales last year.

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Pot state Dems want federal regulation of marijuana - Cannabis News

Democrats from states where marijuana is legal say so many Americans have access to pot products that the federal government should begin regulating the industry, which generated more than $7 billion in sales last year.

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Georgia House passes medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

ATLANTA -- A bill to expand treatments eligible for medical marijuana overwhelmingly passed the Georgia House of Representatives Tuesday.

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Georgia House passes medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

ATLANTA -- A bill to expand treatments eligible for medical marijuana overwhelmingly passed the Georgia House of Representatives Tuesday.

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'A plant that God made,' South Carolina conservatives supporting medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conservative Republican co-sponsored medical cannabis legislation.

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'A plant that God made,' South Carolina conservatives supporting medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conservative Republican co-sponsored medical cannabis legislation.

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Illinois joins states considering recreational marijuana legalization as budget fix - Cannabis News

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to legalize recreational pot, arguing the move will help solve the state’s notorious budget crisis.

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Illinois joins states considering recreational marijuana legalization as budget fix - Cannabis News

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to legalize recreational pot, arguing the move will help solve the state’s notorious budget crisis.

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A how-to class teaches N.J. patients to cook with cannabis – Cannabis News

The New Jersey Department of Health, which regulates medical marijuana, has long taken a hands-off approach, telling patients they are free to create edibles with the raw cannabis that is sold.

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A how-to class teaches N.J. patients to cook with cannabis – Cannabis News

The New Jersey Department of Health, which regulates medical marijuana, has long taken a hands-off approach, telling patients they are free to create edibles with the raw cannabis that is sold.

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Texas veteran pushes pot for PTSD treatment – Cannabis News

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a battle that sometimes continues even after a veteran puts away their combat boots. 12News sat down with a Jefferson County man who served two tours in Iraq and now has PTSD. The vet is asking lawmakers to let him use pot.

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