Marijuana company's $1M ad campaign draws Illinois scrutiny

CHICAGO (AP) — An advertising campaign aimed at potential medical marijuana patients has drawn scrutiny from Illinois regulators.

Chicago-based Cresco Labs announced the campaign Wednesday, a month after the...

Police in Colorado issue 7 citations for underage marijuana sales

By: Denver Post

Denver police issued seven violations for underage retail marijuana sales during an enforcement operation at 30 shops last week, officials said Wednesday.

Police say they conducted checks Friday in an effort...

Georgia group pushing for medical marijuana expansion

ATLANTA (AP) — A new organization wants Georgia lawmakers to allow marijuana to be grown and harvested under close monitoring to treat certain diseases.

The effort comes less than a year after lawmakers...

Native American tribe to open nation's 1st marijuana resort

By: The Associated Press

FLANDREAU, S.D. — The Santee Sioux tribe has already proven its business acumen, running a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a 240-head buffalo ranch on the plains of South Dakota.

But those...

Lawsuit seeks $5M on behalf of medical marijuana users

WARREN, Mich. (AP) — A lawsuit against the city of Warren seeks up to $5 million in damages on behalf of 23 state-approved medical-marijuana users who say they've been harassed by police.

The Detroit Free...

Oregon medical marijuana dispensaries gear up for rec sales

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's medical marijuana dispensaries are getting ready for a watershed moment this week: when recreational pot users will also be able to buy weed at their pot shops.

More than 200 of...

Marijuana bundle falls from sky, slams into family's carport

By: The Associated Press

Maya Donnelly awoke to what sounded like thunder in the early morning hours, but dismissed it as a typical monsoon storm and went back to sleep.

Later that morning, she looked in the carport at her home in...

Council speaks for majority

By: The Gazette

The Colorado Springs City Council is predictably taking heat from a narrow but vocal segment of our community for voting this week to advance a moratorium on new cannabis clubs. The pushback comes, by and large,...