The United State Of Weed is a weekly series where we recap all of the cannabis-related political developments happening in The United States at the state level. If you know of any new political developments in your state in regards to marijuana law reform – whether it be medicinal or otherwise – let us know at

From The 420 Times:

CA: Disabled Grandma Fends Off 13 Intruders Trying To Rob Her Medical Marijuana Grow

CA: Los Angeles City Council Overturns Medical Marijuana Dispensary Ban

CA: Gov. Brown Signs Bill Giving Juveniles 2nd Chance

LA: New Orleans City Attorney Suspended After Joint Falls Out Of Pocket…In Court

CO: New “Yes On Amendment 64″ Ad In Colorado

CO: A Debate On Colorado’s Amendment 64

OR: Ore. Pot Measure Struggles As Wash., Colo. Thrive

IL: Chicago Police Find About 1,500 Pot Plants In City

ND: 10 NDSU Players Plead Guilty To Petition Fraud

MI: Four Michigan Medical Marijuana Patients And Caregivers To Be Sentenced This Week In Federal Court

CT: Medical Marijuana Law Goes Into Effect In CT

From Around The Web:

MT: Ballot questions range from marijuana to abortion

CT: After Connecticut Legalizes Medical Marijuana, Now What?

WA: Washington’s marijuana legalization measure creates strange bedfellows

CO: A Strange Turn in Colorado

If your state didn’t make this week’s “United State Of Weed,” it’s most probably because there is no recent political cannabis news coming from that state. If there is a story I missed, let me know at

– Joe Klare

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About The Author

Joe Klare has been writing about marijuana issues for the past 5 years online, in print and on air.

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