Legalized medicinal marijuana is yesterdays’ news; legal recreational marijuana is the way of the world now, and with each passing year, additional states are considering the legalize-and-tax regime first instituted by Colorado and Washington.
The federal government wants to be clear with its federal employees that might live in states that have reformed their marijuana laws: Marijuana remains illegal, so don't use it.
America is on the cusp of majority support for marijuana legalization, but legalization is not inevitable and it's up to activists and the multi-billion-dollar marijuana industry to start throwing their weight around to make it happen, US Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) told an overflow crowd during the keynote address at NORML's 40th annual conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Denver Saturday afternoon.
Marijuana may not be the county's most pressing crime problem, but "it's where the money is" for police.
California's 4th Appellate Court sets major precedent in the state. "It is not the job of local police to enforce the federal drug law". Orders return of personal marijuana seized by police.