The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: April 23
On the state level, Maine and Alaska made progress on their legalization efforts. Find out more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.
Most Americans Want Legal Marijuana, But States Can’t Agree On How To Do It
Polls show that 64 percent of Americans favor legalizing marijuana. But, despite the majority support, there’s no clear consensus on how it should be regulated.
Federal Cannabis Prohibition: Is The End Finally Near?
The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States caught many pundits and prognosticators off guard.
Sanjay Gupta Is Back This Weekend With Part 4 Of His ‘Weed’ Series
The popular TV doctor will examine marijuana’s potential as both an alternative to opioids in treating pain and in ending opioid addiction. The report, called "Weed 4: Pot vs. Pills," will air on CNN Sunday at 8 am.
Sen. Chuck Schumer: It’s Time To End Marijuana Prohibition
In a shocking announcement of global and historic significance, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), the Senate minority leader, said he will introduce a bill to decriminalize cannabis nationwide.
Let’s Talk About How Scotts Miracle-Gro Is Becoming A Major Player In The Cannabis Market
Scotts Miracle-Gro is quietly becoming one of the major players in the cannabis industry — and the 150-year-old multinational garden giant doubled down on its investment this week by purchasing a hydroponics company.
Here’s What Happened When New Orleans Decriminalized Marijuana
One year ago, the New Orleans City Council voted unanimously to decriminalize marijuana possession. The results of the change in law have been staggering.
Study: Marijuana Legalization Associated With This Important Social Change
This, of course, is not the first study to make the connection between marijuana legal reform and social change, but the findings are staggering.