Court considers whether legal marijuana use is 'lawful'

Posted 10/01/14 by admin and filed under:

Court considers whether legal marijuana use is 'lawful'

Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have legalized some form of medical marijuana use, and Colorado and Washington states also have …
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Court mulls legality of firing for pot use off job

Now, the state's highest court is considering whether workers' off-duty use of … Twenty-three states and Washington, D.C., allow medical marijuana.
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Marijuana firing case weighed by Colorado Supreme Court

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Marijuana firing case weighed by Colorado Supreme Court

The case highlights the clash between state laws that are increasingly … Twenty-three states and Washington, D.C., allow medical marijuana, but …
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Is medical marijuana in jeopardy if recreational pot is legal Some Oregon activists think so

Some worry recreational marijuana will overshadow and sideline the state's medical … Oregon legalization advocates argue Washington is different.
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Marijuana Legalization States: Florida, Washington, Alaska to Legalize Weed This Year

In the United States, the marijuana debate can tilt to legalization if initiatives can take place, and the referendums across the country will give people …
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Fired Medical Marijuana Patient's Case Hits Colorado High Court

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Fired Medical Marijuana Patient's Case Hits Colorado High Court

Twenty-three states and Washington, D.C., allow medical marijuana. Colorado and Washington state also now allow recreational sales, though court …
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Opposing groups push message out to Florida voters about medical marijuana

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Opposing groups push message out to Florida voters about medical marijuana

The clash is one that has played out in 23 other states plus Washington, D.C., with medical-marijuana supporters playing up the benefits of cannabis …
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Colorado high court considers pot firing case

Twenty-three states and Washington, D.C., allow medical marijuana, but courts have ruled against employees who say their pot use is protected.
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Marijuana legalization: Opponents open campaign attacking pot products attractive to children

Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize marijuana in 2012, with Colorado the first to allow retail sales. And much of the attention …
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Should Oregon Voters Legalize Marijuana

Posted 09/30/14 by admin and filed under:

Should Oregon Voters Legalize Marijuana

According to the state's department of revenue, the first seven months of legal … In Washington, since retail stores licensed under Initiative 502 began …
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New Numbers Show Exactly Why Other States Should Follow Colorado and Washington

Posted 09/28/14 by admin and filed under:

New Numbers Show Exactly Why Other States Should Follow Colorado and Washington

While other states debate marijuana legalization, Colorado and Washington are preparing their wallets for more than $800 million in revenue next …
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A Court Decision Says Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Are Illegal in Washington State

Posted 09/27/14 by admin and filed under:

A Court Decision Says Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Are Illegal in Washington State

Recreational marijuana in Washington State is regulated every step of the way. Despite efforts by lawmakers, medical marijuana has little oversight.
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Recreational marijuana market draws entrepreneurs working the land

Posted 09/26/14 by admin and filed under:

Recreational marijuana market draws entrepreneurs working the land

A variety of industry participants — from state regulators to independent researchers to growers — predict a shift to outdoor farms and greenhouses. … When Washington passed Initiative 502 legalizing marijuana two years ago, …
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Washington state officials want to ban pot in cars

State officials want the Legislature to tweak the state's recreational … The Washington Traffic Safety Commission notes that under the state's new … of Initiative 502 at the end of 2012 legalized the recreational use of marijuana in …
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Washington state pot law author proposes testing sewage to gauge use

Posted 09/25/14 by admin and filed under:

Washington state pot law author proposes testing sewage to gauge use

SEATTLE (Reuters) – The main author of a Washington state law that legalized recreational marijuana said on Wednesday that testing sewage for the …
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Legal marijuana adjusts to life as a heavily regulated industry

Posted 09/25/14 by admin and filed under:

Legal marijuana adjusts to life as a heavily regulated industry

A map from the Center for Cannabis and Social Policy displays locations of active and approved marijuana grows in Washington state, which is …
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State looks to ban pot in vehicles

When it comes to setting limits on driving while under the influence, the architects behind Washington's legal marijuana law largely aimed to imitate …
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Marijuana Advocates Start Bid To Get Legalization On The California Ballot

The Washington DC-based Marijuana Policy Project filed papers with California Secretary of State Debra Bowen to create a committee that can begin …
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