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Bill to Protect Transplant Patients From Pot Discrimination Passes

Medical marijuana users who need an organ transplant are often taken off waiting lists if their pot use is discovered. A proposed California law would prevent doctors from discriminating against medical pot...
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White House Removes Roadblock to Marijuana Research

The White House this week removed a major hurdle for marijuana researchers, the loathed Public Health Service (PHS) Review. The review meant that each individual request to use pot for legitimate university...
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Medical Legalization Doesn’t Make Kids Do Pot, Study Says

One of the biggest arguments of the anti-legalization crowd is that kids will eventually get their hands on marijuana if we make it easier to obtain. A new study published in Lancet Psychiatry, however,...
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Cop Appears to Eat Pot Candy During Raid

Bombshell video obtained by OC Weekly shows what appears to be cops behaving badly during a pot shop raid in Santa Ana. It's not the first time police on a marijuana dispensary raid were videotaped taking...
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California Dispensary Licenses Could be Coming

A bill cruising through the California legislature wants to regulate marijuana dispensaries, test weed for safety and standardize edibles. The bill, the Medical Cannabis Regulation and Control Act, would...
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Jimi Hendrix Pot Products Headed to a Shop Near You

Excuse me while I blow clouds at the sky. A company that claims to have rights to Jim Hendrix's likeness has entered into an agreement to create a line of marijuana products using the late guitarist's...
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Colorado Dispensaries to Get Tax Holiday

The legalization of recreational marijuana has put millions of dollars of tax money in Colorado's coffers. The state is working on lowering the pot sales tax, from 10 percent to 8 percent, in 2017. Until...