Members of Congress from states with legal pot say their colleagues should not stand in the way of expanded legalization.
In the afterglow of the midterm election victories for legal cannabis, it's time to examine the nature of the laws themselves so that nationwide legalization can be meaningful and efficient, not to mention planning future cannabis tourism and events in such places.
When voters in Washington DC legalized recreational marijuana in November’s general election, the snarling beast, awakened earlier in the year by an ordinance to decriminalize weed began to howl in excruciating pain.
Now that recreational marijuana laws have been passed in the District of Columbia, the local government is trying to establish a process to make it systematically available for retail. How long will you have to wait to buy pot in DC? That all depends on federal restraints...
It's a resounding victory lap as recreational and medical marijuana laws pass in Alaska, Oregon and Washington, D.C. during the 2014 midterm elections. Now, it's a waiting game until they can legally toke.