For cannabis financiers, the industry's growth potential outshines the political risk.
In a stinging dissent, Bernette Johnson calls her colleagues' decision to uphold the verdict “outrageous” and “ridiculous.”
Colorado's legal marijuana industry is providing more options for young workers, but it has created hiring challenges for Denver restaurant owners.
The future for legal pot and drug reform is very much in doubt.
In a world where alcohol and tobacco remain legal, it’s just illogical that cannabis -- with its many benefits -- is still illegal Furthermore, legalizing it could ease some of the US' social, economic and even foreign problemsIn a world where alcohol and tobacco remain legal, it’s just illogical that cannabis—with its many benefits—is still illegal.
A new administration hostile to marijuana and a memo from the Justice Department could crash the pot movement.
The motion represents a sharp challenge to the country's strict drug laws, adding the court's weight to the growing debate in Latin America over the costs and consequences of the war on drugs.
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 "Trews" host argues that while there's a lot of "disinformation and propaganda" being spread about marijuana, there's also quite a bit of "deception and confusion around food."
Nearly a year after Colorado blazed a trail in the movement to legalize recreational marijuana use in the U.S., two neighboring states are totally harshing the stoner mecca's mellow.