Marijuana Legislation

This University Is Teaching Students About Marijuana

In an effort to shrink the cannabis knowledge gap, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy announced it will be teaching students about marijuana.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: July 17

In Massachusetts, lawmakers continue to resolve the legislative deadlock. Find out about that more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.

Will The Feds Shut Down Legal Weed Despite Public Opinion?

Sean Spicer announced in February that the Trump administration would “look into” enforcing federal law against the recreational market.

Jon Huntsman Sr. Advocates For Medical Marijuana In Utah

Jon Huntsman Sr. spoke out in favor of medical marijuana in Utah, as state supporters try to change the minds of supporters.

Key Senate Committee OKs Marijuana For Veterans

Those who have served our country seeking to treat their ailments with medical marijuana received good news this week when an influential Senate committee voted to green light marijuana for veterans.

Study Finds Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Deter Crime

The forced closure of medical marijuana dispensaries is associated with an uptick in crime, according to data published in the Journal of Urban Economics.

Blacks And Latinos Comprise 85% Of Marijuana Arrests In NYC

The Marijuana Arrests Research Project shows that marijuana possession arrests under Mayor de Blasio continue to be marked by high racial disparities.

This State Just Moved Closer To Decriminalizing All Drugs

Proponents are calling the move toward decriminalizing all drugs a victory for social justice. Opponents are calling it a "hug-a-thug policy."

An Essential Guide To Uruguay’s Marijuana Laws

Before you book a trip to Montevideo or one of the charming beach towns, there are a few things you should know about Uruguay's marijuana laws.

What’s Going On With The DEA And CBD?

CBD oil, in particular, has proved to be a sticking point for the DEA. Cannabidiol, the non-intoxicating component in cannabis, is used for patients