PTSD patients sue Colorado over marijuana decision

DENVER (AP) — Colorado's decision not to allow marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder has prompted a lawsuit by PTSD sufferers.

Five PTSD patients filed suit Thursday in Denver District Court....

Group seeking medical marijuana in Oklahoma files petition

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group seeking to legalize the use of medical marijuana in Oklahoma has taken the first step toward putting the issue to a vote of the people in 2016.

Isaac Caviness with the group Green...

Menominee tribal members endorse marijuana proposals

KESHENA, Wis. (AP) — Members of the Menominee Indian Tribe have endorsed the possible legalization of marijuana for medicinal and recreational use on their northeastern Wisconsin reservation, the tribe announced...

Bristol proposal takes aim at recreational marijuana stores

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Bristol official wants to prevent marijuana stores from cropping up like liquor stores in his town, before they're even legal in Rhode Island.

Town Council Chairman Nathan Calouro...

Great performances boost 'American Ultra'

By: Katie Walsh Tribune News Service

A soup spoon turns lethal in the unlikely hands of sweet and spacy stoner Mike (Jesse Eisenberg) in the violently paranoid action comedy "American Ultra." Mike's a lot like the spoon - harmless unless deployed in...

Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion.

The Illinois...

Illegal weed seized from Pike National Forest

By: Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com

The "land of many uses" is not intended for growing marijuana, and the U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday that it had eradicated nearly 4,000 marijuana plants growing illegally in the Pike National Forest.

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Court rejects Oakland lawsuit over marijuana dispensary

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The federal government's decision to try to seize the property of a large medical marijuana dispensary cannot be second-guessed by a court, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday as it rejected...