If left unamended, the bill could have crushed much of the nascent industry.
As stimulus checks started landing in Americans' bank accounts, demand for medical marijuana went through the roof.
Politicians and bureaucrats in legal states still struggle with the temptation to over-tax and over-regulate their legal marijuana markets.
A Decade Ago, Recreational Cannabis Was Only Available on the Black Market. During the Pandemic, It Became an 'Essential Industry.'
Social distancing made the production, distribution, and sale of cannabis more challenging. People stuck home alone also boosted demand for an industry dedicated to getting you high.
Kristi Noem is determined to defy the will of her constituents. The South Dakota Supreme Court will decide whether she can.
Untested delta-8-THC products are gaining in popularity
For insomniacs and pain patients, CBD cocktails can be a better alternative to traditional ones.
If states generally don't limit the potency of distilled spirits, why is such a safeguard necessary for a much less hazardous product?
Maybe this year it will pass the Senate too.
Federal law doesn't prohibit financial institutions from offering banking service to dispensaries and growers, but the added reporting requirements and threat of federal scrutiny keeps many banks away.
Democrats, now in control of both chambers of Congress, say they will push ahead with marijuana reform with or without the support of the White House.
Experiments in California show that the government can quickly and efficiently expunge thousands of marijuana convictions. There's no reason it shouldn't.
The one potential holdout? Joe "gateway drug" Biden.
A policy alert from the USCIS agency clarifies that smoking weed, even in states that've legalized it, can still be grounds for denying citizenship applications.
Erik Altieri of NORML sees a bright future for American pot.
Sarah Rose Siskind's monthly show Drug Test is creating a world of educated psychonauts one trip at a time.
As 4/20 approaches, we share tips for dealing with a bad high (and avoiding one).
The California Environmental Quality Act is empowering anti-cannabis NIMBYs and causing regulatory chaos
Spoiler alert: He's still a rowdy boy.
The burger chain plans to flout FDA regulations with special 4/20 offering
What a difference a few decades make when it comes to letting the states decide marijuana's status.
For the special stoner in your life (particularly if that stoner is you)