Marijuana Nation Not Happy With Trump’s Attorney General

The marijuana nation pretty much hates Jeff Sessions at this point. Pot people were already predisposed to disliking the Alabama senator after he said, "Good people don't smoke marijuana."President-Elec...
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Backers and Foes of Legalization Battle for Endorsements

Which newspapers back California's recreational pot legalization effort? Who cares?Both sides, pro and con, are battling for the endorsements of the Golden State's still-influential dead-tree media. The...
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Legalization Debate Comes to L.A.

If you enjoyed the first debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, you're going to love this: Supporters and critics of California's recreational marijuana initiative will duk...
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Hispanics Hate Weed?

Smoking a JointOpponents of marijuana legalization in California are banking on Latinos, who have opposed recreational pot in the past.Older Hispanics tend to be more religious and socially conservativ...

L.A. Pot Retailers Head for the Ballot

The self-proclaimed "largest trade association of compliant medical marijuana dispensaries operating legally within the City of Los Angeles" wants to change the rules of the game in L.A.A little.The Uni...

Legal Marijuana Market in Nevada Could Be Worth $630 Million

They don't call it Sin City for nothing.Prostitution is legal in a few specific areas outside Las Vegas. And partying pretty much happens 24/7 on the strip. So why not add legal, recreational weed to the mi...

California Legalization Will Create New Pot Smokers

A new analysis from RAND Drug Policy Research Center co-director Beau Kilmer concludes that if Californians legalize recreational marijuana in November, "use will increase."He calls it a "fairly safe bet." ...

Cops Hate California Marijuana Legalization

A lot of people and groups are getting behind recreational pot legalization in California.The state NAACP, national NORML and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom all favor a yes vote on the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AU...

Hillary Clinton Balks at Backing California Pot Legalization

Hillary Clinton is clearly the more conservative candidate when compared to Sen. Bernie Sanders.During a recent swing through California she didn't disappoint her centrist fans.The former Secretary of S...

Republican Congressman Backs Calif. Marijuana Legalization

Orange County Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher has endorsed the leading California initiative to legalize marijuana.That shouldn't come as a big surprise. Rohrabacher has long supported tokers' right...

Ohio’s Marijuana Monopoly Fails to Pass

Ohio voters solidly rejected marijuana legalization this week."Issue 3 has been soundly defeated!” Ohioans Against Marijuana Monopolies said on Twitter.The ballot measure would have legalized both recre...

America Still Wants Legal Pot, Poll Says

As legalization fever sweeps the land and California anticipates a chance to vote on recreational marijuana next year, a new poll says a solid majority of Americans supports legitimizing cannabis.The Gallup...

Even Fox News News Knows That Americans Want Legalization

Other polls have found that a majority of Americans favor legalizing marijuana.But, for the first time, conservative news network Fox has come to the same conclusion. It did so via its latest poll of more t...

Anti-Marijuana Legislator Left Out in the Cold

This whole democracy thing works. Sometimes.Lou Correa, a Democratic state senator from Santa Ana, nearly made a career in Sacramento of proposing crackdowns on various aspects of California's pioneering me...