A huge pile of data shows that medical cannabis helps people reduce or eliminate opioid use for chronic pain.
Michigan legalized recreational weed, while Missouri and Utah legalized medical use.
Los Angeles voters and California legislators exploring the public bank option may be breaking not just from Wall Street but from the Federal Reserve.
Epidiolex, used to treat rare forms of epilepsy, contains CBD, a chemical ingredient found in the cannabis plant. FDA approval takes place in an increasingly complicated legal environment for marijuana.
The medication, which doesn’t get users high, reduces rare, hard-to-treat seizures in children. It could be in line to be the first U.S. government-approved drug derived from the cannabis plant.
The drug war is a cash cow for prison owners, cops, guards, lawyers, judges, bailiffs and others.
For cannabis financiers, the industry's growth potential outshines the political risk.
Colorado's legal marijuana industry is providing more options for young workers, but it has created hiring challenges for Denver restaurant owners.
The war on cannabis that began in the 1930s seems to be coming to an end. But skeptics question the sudden push for legalization, which is largely funded by wealthy investors linked to Big Ag and Big Pharma.
A new administration hostile to marijuana and a memo from the Justice Department could crash the pot movement.