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On Monday, the state of Washington will take the final step needed to legalize recreational use of marijuana when officials issue retail licenses to stores, according to Reuters. The stores that receive these licenses could start selling marijuana within 24…>read moreNo Comment July 7, 2014
Legalizing recreational marijuana had made it to the official ballot in Alaska as confirmed by Mead Treadwell, the state’s lieutenant governor. The recreational marijuana initiative petition 13PSUM notice of proper filing was posted on the government of Alaska’s website. The…>read moreNo Comment February 28, 2014
On Thursday, the Obama administration said that it will not challenge the state laws that allow recreational use of marijuana. For those trying to decriminalize use of marijuana, this came as good news. The decision would now allow states to…>read moreNo Comment August 30, 2013
Colorado made a sort of history on Tuesday when Governor John Hickenlooper, a staunch former opponent of legalizing marijuana, signed six bills to create laws for governing the seed-to-sale monitoring of recreational marijuana. The laws provide a solid framework to…>read more11 Comments May 29, 2013
On Friday, Judge Lisa Sutton in Washington rejected a request by a user of medical marijuana to block Washington state from implementing tougher rules on “stoned driving.” After approving a measure for legalizing the use of recreational marijuana in November,…>read moreNo Comment December 7, 2012