Kansas City, Mo. voters approve lower penalty for pot possession: $25 fine and no jail - Cannabis News

Kansas City voters on Tuesday decided to lower penalties in city court for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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Kansas City, Mo. voters approve lower penalty for pot possession: $25 fine and no jail - Cannabis News

Kansas City voters on Tuesday decided to lower penalties in city court for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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Oregon bill would prevent firing workers for off-the-job pot use – Cannabis News

It would also prevent employers from not hiring someone for marijuana use.

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Oregon bill would prevent firing workers for off-the-job pot use – Cannabis News

It would also prevent employers from not hiring someone for marijuana use.

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Texas Teacher Shouldn’t Be Punished for Marijuana Use in Colorado, Judge Says – Cannabis News

A Texas high school teacher can use marijuana in Colorado, where it is legal, and should not get into trouble for it in her home state, where it is illegal, an administrative law judge ruled.

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Texas Teacher Shouldn’t Be Punished for Marijuana Use in Colorado, Judge Says – Cannabis News

A Texas high school teacher can use marijuana in Colorado, where it is legal, and should not get into trouble for it in her home state, where it is illegal, an administrative law judge ruled.

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Virginia: Top prosecutors in Hampton, Newport News declined pot cases – Cannabis News

When his city was hit with a rash of homicides and violent gun crimes in 2012, Hampton Commonwealth's Attorney Anton Bell said he took a hard look at the kinds of cases his office was working.

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Virginia: Top prosecutors in Hampton, Newport News declined pot cases – Cannabis News

When his city was hit with a rash of homicides and violent gun crimes in 2012, Hampton Commonwealth's Attorney Anton Bell said he took a hard look at the kinds of cases his office was working.

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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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The Most Consequential Criminal Justice Policy Shift In A Generation For Latinos Is Prop 64 – Cannabis News

California’s Proposition 64, which decriminalizes marijuana and reinvests in the communities most impacted by racist drug policies, is arguably one of the most significant criminal justice policy shifts in a generation for Latinos.

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The Most Consequential Criminal Justice Policy Shift In A Generation For Latinos Is Prop 64 – Cannabis News

California’s Proposition 64, which decriminalizes marijuana and reinvests in the communities most impacted by racist drug policies, is arguably one of the most significant criminal justice policy shifts in a generation for Latinos.

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US Military weighs mellower marijuana restrictions for recruits – Cannabis News

Washington (CNN) The military may not weed out recruits who used marijuana.

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US Military weighs mellower marijuana restrictions for recruits – Cannabis News

Washington (CNN) The military may not weed out recruits who used marijuana.

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Larger number of marijuana offenses dismissed in Texas – Cannabis News

AUSTIN, Texas — Prosecutors in the most populated areas of Texas have in recent years dismissed a significantly larger number of marijuana offenses involving smaller amounts of the drug, according to a newspaper analysis.

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Larger number of marijuana offenses dismissed in Texas – Cannabis News

AUSTIN, Texas — Prosecutors in the most populated areas of Texas have in recent years dismissed a significantly larger number of marijuana offenses involving smaller amounts of the drug, according to a newspaper analysis.

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Court: Residency In Marijuana Legal State Not Justification For Police Search – Cannabis News

Appeals court ruled stopping and searching such a driver violates the Constitution.

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Court: Residency In Marijuana Legal State Not Justification For Police Search – Cannabis News

Appeals court ruled stopping and searching such a driver violates the Constitution.

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Kansas City, Missouri Marijuana Advocates Closing In On Reform Efforts – Cannabis News

Organizers are closing in on their goal of collecting 2,300 signatures to get marijuana decriminalization on the November ballot in Kansas City.

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Kansas City, Missouri Marijuana Advocates Closing In On Reform Efforts – Cannabis News

Organizers are closing in on their goal of collecting 2,300 signatures to get marijuana decriminalization on the November ballot in Kansas City.

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