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.
Cecilia Chavez (pictured with her mother) never imagined that the Republican candidate would be elected president.
"Locking people up for using drugs causes tremendous harm," according to a joint assessment by Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union.
Female “trimmigrants” who arrive in Northern California during prime growing season face dangerous conditions and lack of legal support systems.
A new administration hostile to marijuana and a memo from the Justice Department could crash the pot movement.
Since Colorado voters legalized marijuana in 2012, more states and cities have been considering a similar path. At the same time, the cannabis market is looking less like a music festival and more like a Silicon Valley confab -- upscale, data-driven and focused on investors.
The editorial board of The New York Times has weighed in with its collective take on decriminalizing marijuana use, and it can be summed up with two familiar words: Legalize it.
California Governor Jerry Brown isn't so stoked about the prospect of legalizing marijuana, and his reasons are surprisingly pragmatic.