Senate Democrats unveil long-awaited marijuana legalization bill

(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats on Thursday unveiled their long-awaited marijuana legalization proposal, announcing sweeping legislation that would lift the federal prohibition on the drug and cede power to states to determine how to regulate it. The Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, championed by Majority Leader... Read More.

New Jersey starts legal recreational marijuana sales Thursday

(NEW YORK) -- The numbers "421" have apparently eclipsed "420" at least in New Jersey, where cannabis consumers celebrated Thursday's first day of legalized pot sales and toking up for adults. Weed buyers lined up before sunrise outside seven recreational cannabis dispensaries across the Garden... Read More.

House passes legislation decriminalizing marijuana

(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives voted Friday to approve legislation that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level and remove criminal penalties for certain cannabis-related offenses by a vote of 220-204. Three Republicans -- Reps. Tom McClintock, Brian Mast and Matt Gaetz -- joined... Read More.

House set to pass legislation decriminalizing marijuana

(WASHINGTON) -- The House is once again poised to pass legislation to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, known as the MORE Act, would remove marijuana from the controlled substances list, leaving it up to states to set... Read More.