Congress’ spending bill protects medical pot states - Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Congress extended protections to 44 states that have legalized medical marijuana in its proposed $1 trillion spending bill that funds the government through September.

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Congress’ spending bill protects medical pot states - Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Congress extended protections to 44 states that have legalized medical marijuana in its proposed $1 trillion spending bill that funds the government through September.

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Cannabis activists plan smoking protest on steps of U.S. Capitol, risking arrest - Cannabis News

The 4/24 event calls on Congress to federally legalize marijuana and allow the District to fully enact its 2014 ballot measure.

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Cannabis activists plan smoking protest on steps of U.S. Capitol, risking arrest - Cannabis News

The 4/24 event calls on Congress to federally legalize marijuana and allow the District to fully enact its 2014 ballot measure.

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Government marijuana looks nothing like the real stuff. See for yourself – Cannabis News

To investigate the real-world effects of marijuana researchers need a product that looks and feels like the real thing. And they're increasingly frustrated with government weed that is something else entirely.

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Government marijuana looks nothing like the real stuff. See for yourself – Cannabis News

To investigate the real-world effects of marijuana researchers need a product that looks and feels like the real thing. And they're increasingly frustrated with government weed that is something else entirely.

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Marijuana lobby goes mainstream – Cannabis News

State regulators and government officials involved in crafting rules for the budding legal and medical marijuana industry are going to pot.

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Marijuana lobby goes mainstream – Cannabis News

State regulators and government officials involved in crafting rules for the budding legal and medical marijuana industry are going to pot.

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Of all the festivities planned for the Trump inauguration, the pot giveaway is unique – Cannabis News

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration.

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Of all the festivities planned for the Trump inauguration, the pot giveaway is unique – Cannabis News

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration.

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Don’t fear the reefer: US Air Force changes pot policy – Cannabis News

As the Air Force widens its base of people to choose from, it’s also trying to make itself more appealing.

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Don’t fear the reefer: US Air Force changes pot policy – Cannabis News

As the Air Force widens its base of people to choose from, it’s also trying to make itself more appealing.

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Flouting Congress, DC Council Member Re-Introduces Marijuana Regulation Bill – Cannabis News

At the first legislative meeting of a new, two-year D.C. Council session on Tuesday, At-large Councilmember David Grosso did exactly the same thing that he did two years ago: introduce a bill to tax and regulate marijuana.

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Flouting Congress, DC Council Member Re-Introduces Marijuana Regulation Bill – Cannabis News

At the first legislative meeting of a new, two-year D.C. Council session on Tuesday, At-large Councilmember David Grosso did exactly the same thing that he did two years ago: introduce a bill to tax and regulate marijuana.

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Marijuana brands can trademark almost anything, except marijuana – Cannabis News

Though cannabis is legal for recreational or medicinal use in 28 states, it remains illegal under federal law. As a result, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will not register trademarks for marijuana retailers or for products that contain cannabis.

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U.S. Sen. Warren seeks to pull pot shops out of banking limbo – Cannabis News

BOSTON (AP) -- As marijuana shops sprout in states that have legalized the drug, they face a critical stumbling block - lack of access to the kind of routine banking services other businesses take for granted.

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U.S. Sen. Warren seeks to pull pot shops out of banking limbo – Cannabis News

BOSTON (AP) -- As marijuana shops sprout in states that have legalized the drug, they face a critical stumbling block - lack of access to the kind of routine banking services other businesses take for granted.

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Is transporting marijuana legally between states a pipe dream, or will legalization trend propel change? – Cannabis News

Federal law prohibits marijuana and its transportation across state lines; but the new number of cannabis-friendly states sharing borders may end up testing that ban.

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Is transporting marijuana legally between states a pipe dream, or will legalization trend propel change? – Cannabis News

Federal law prohibits marijuana and its transportation across state lines; but the new number of cannabis-friendly states sharing borders may end up testing that ban.

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Obama's Marijuana Take Sends Donald Trump a Message: Decriminalize Pot Now – Cannabis News

In a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine, outgoing President Barack Obama makes his most explicit comments about marijuana decriminalization to date.

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