Even though possession of marijuana is now officially legal in the city of Portland, local police say they still plan to bust people for weed.
While Alaska and Oregon look to legalize recreational marijuana through ballot initiative in 2014, Maine Representative Diane Russell has been working with NORML to introduce marijuana legalization through the state legislature.
Since the enactment of the Maine Medical Marijuana Act of 1998, qualified patients in the state have had the right, if not always the ability, to grow or access cannabis to treat their ailments.
Last week the Maine legislature added posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to the list of conditions that qualify to be treated legally with medical marijuana. Both the Senate and the House of Representatives approved the bill amending the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana A...