marijuana legalization

New Jersey Makes Huge Stride In Legalizing Marijuana

If legislators miss the March 25 deadline or fall short in the votes, the next time New Jersey would discuss legalizing recreational cannabis wouldn’t be until after the November election.

Scarce Retail Weed Shops Mean Most Canadians Still Use Black Market Pot

Canada has fallen short in eradicating black markets through marijuana legalization. Here's what the country is losing as a result and how Canada could improve the shortcoming.

Hawaii Once Again Says No To Recreational Marijuana

Hawaii Senate Majority Leader J. Kalani English’s recreational marijuana bill died over the weekend as it missed a key deadline, despite serious support for the legislation from Democrats.

Weiner Turned Weeder: Former Congressman Ditches Politics For Cannabis

Anthony Weiner was seen around New York meeting with a potential investor for his future marijuana business, though the registered sex offender might run into legal complications.

Poll: Democrats In Favor Of Marijuana Legalization More Than Ever

According to a new Gallup Poll, an overwhelming majority of all Democrats now support cannabis legalization at the federal level.

Kamala Harris Smoked Weed In College While Listening To Snoop Dogg

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) clarified her positions regarding marijuana legalization in a recent interview, where she admitted to previous smoking weed and, unlike Bill Clinton, she did inhale.

States With Legalized Marijuana Saw Increase In Traffic Deaths, Then Stark Dropoff

A study published in the Addiction shows that while there is a little hell being raised on the roadways during the initial few months following legalization, the chaos sort of returns to normal within a year.

Why Do So Many Americans Now Support Legalizing Marijuana?

In a study published this February, we examined a range of possible reasons, finding that the media likely had the greatest influence.

Michael Bloomberg: Legalizing Marijuana ‘Perhaps Stupidest Thing Anybody Has Ever Done’

Bloomberg’s anti-legalization comments stand in stark contrast to most Democratic presidential candidates who have begun their 2020 campaigns.

US Virgin Islands Governor Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Just last week, the U.S. Virgin Islands became the largest of Uncle Sam’s Caribbean properties to legalize cannabis for therapeutic purposes.