Oregon Town to Finalize Pot Growing Ban

Oregon voters might have approved recreational marijuana last year, but that doesn't mean the state's towns can't enact their own rules. The city council in the town of Medford last week voted to ban even pe...

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 ...
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Senators Seek to Make Banking Safer for Dispensaries

Federal rules have already softened up for banks that want to do business with marijuana businesses in states where medical and recreational pot is legal. But it's still a risk. New legislation by senator...

Oregon Pot Supporters Back Drug Crime Forgiveness

Looking from the outside in, it seems as if Oregon is an enviable place, what with its legalization of recreational marijuana. But that voter-approved law is still facing legislative attempts to weaken it se...

Oregon Legalization ‘Under Attack,’ Could Push Pot Out of Portland

Backers of Oregon's Measure 91 legalization measure, which was passed by state voters in November, say implementation of the recreational law is "under attack" by lawmakers. One legislative onslaught, they s...