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Toking While Driving Isn’t Illegal?

A pair of California lawmakers says the authors of Proposition 64, which legalizes recreational marijuana, missed one small detail: Outlawing toking while driving.Huh?The duo's proposal "closes a lo...

Bernie Sanders Drops a Bomb of a Pot Law

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders this week formally introduced legislation that would remove marijuana from the federal list of outlaw drugs known as Schedule I.The rule would apparently "deschedule" pot altogether...

Bernie Sanders Moves to End Federal Blacklisting of Pot

Sen. Bernie Sanders this week called for marijuana to be taken off the list of federally outlawed drugs.The rescheduling or "descheduling" of pot would remove it as a so-called Schedule I drug, a group that...

Federal Lawmakers Attempt to Clear Some Drug Offenders Out of Prison

Federal lawmakers this week proposed to reduce "mandatory minimum" prison sentences and thus help to clear out prisons clogged with drug offenders.Legislation introduced by Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck G...

Proposed Law Would Protect Students Busted for Pot

If you're a student who's caught smoking a joint on campus, you could lose your federal financial aid.Unites States law says that students with convictions for possessing or selling drugs are automatically ...

Congressmen Seek to Cut Off DEA’s “Cannabis Suppression” Funds

A pair of U.S. congressmen is seeking to cut off funding for the Drug Enforcement Administration's "Domestic Cannabis Eradication / Suppression Program."The program is funded through controversial asset for...

Lawmakers Approve Historic New Rules for Collectives

California lawmakers over the weekend approved bills that would license and regulate marijuana dispensaries statewide.Lawmakers came to a last-minute agreement with the office of Gov. Brown to shape the bil...