Marijuana News Articles

Colorado Marijuana Lawsuit Colorado Marijuana Lawsuit From Neighboring States Set For Supreme Court Ruling Over Pot Law

A Colorado marijuana lawsuit is part of a dispute with neighboring states over pot legalization. The marijuana lawsuit made its way all the way to the Supreme Court, but the U.S. government wants the suit thrown out, according to USA […]

Vermont Passes Marijuana Legalization Law

Vermont became the latest state to decriminalize marijuana possession in 2013 after Gov. Peter Shumlin signed H. 200, which eliminated the state’s criminal penalties and replaces them with fines. It’s a major victory for MPP and its legislative allies in […]

Pot Smokers Can Be Fired, Rules Colorado Court

Pot smokers may have medical and recreational freedom in Colorado, but employees can lawfully be fired who test positive for marijuana, even if it was used off duty, according to a state court ruling. The Colorado Court of Appeals found […]

Legalize Marijuana Tax May Bring $100M Into State Budgets

It probably makes sense to legalize marijuana in an effort for broke states to collect tax, especially where voters have passed laws to legalize recreational use. In fact, lawmakers are watching this closely in states like Colorado and Washington. State […]

2 Chainz Arrested in Maryland on Marijuana Possession Charges

2 Chainz, whose real name is Tauheed Epps, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession after being stopped by Maryland police for allegedly driving 79 mph in a 55 mph zone. Police reportedly smelled marijuana in the van and found […]

Amsterdam Pot Ban In Schools Under Netherlands Policy

In a city were prostitution is legal in some area’s and marijuana is allowed in small amounts, the mayor of Amsterdam is considering a ban of pot in schools. Technically, marijuana is illegal in Amsterdam despite the popular belief. However, […]

10-Year-Old Girl Marijuana Arrest At El Paso Elementary School

A 10-year-old young girl in Colorado was arrested at her school for allegedly having marijuana, according to a Wednesday report. The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said the child got the substance from her father, who has a medical card. […]

Tyrann Mathieu Gets Arrested On Drug Charges

Tyrann Mathieu, the 2011 Heisman Trophy finalist, was arrested with three other former LSU football team members on drug-related charges. Mathieu and former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson were charged with simple possession of marijuana, the Baton Rouge police department said […]