Uber Was Used to Transport Concentrated Weed, Sheriff Says

Two young men from Southern California used an Uber ride to get concentrated marijuana to a drug deal, the Ventura County Sheriff's Department said recently. They did not arrive at their destination, though. ...

Oregonians Get a Say in Recreational Pot’s Launch

For all of Californians' crowing about how the state invented marijuana legalization, other parts of the country, including Colorado and, now, Oregon, appear to be doing it so much better. It's sort of how A...
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Yes! Court Says Concentrates Are Medical Marijuana

Before the passage of Prop. 47 in November, Californians caught in possession of marijuana concentrates such as wax, honey oil and dabs could be charged with a felony or misdemeanor, depending on the prosecutor...

In New York, Having a Little Weed Will Now Only Get You a Ticket

Maybe New York Police Department Commissioner Bill Bratton spent a little too much time in Los Angeles, where he was chief of police from 2002-2009. Because he just took a page from California's own policy w...

Pot Possession Could Earn a Ticket Instead of Jail in Dallas

"Smoke a joint--go to jail" is the law in Dallas. But that might change in a few months. Dallas County criminal justice authorities are quietly working on a new policy that would see those caught with two ou...

Jamaica Says Yes to Decriminalization

Jamaica is the cultural homeland of marijuana - yeah? Maybe. But weed use there is more illegal than it is in California or Colorado. The country's Minister of Justice, Mark Golding, says he wants to catch u...