As Washington state prepares to issue the first licenses for marijuana retail stores, Gov. Jay Inslee and other state leaders on Tuesday announced steps the state is taking to keep pot out of the hands of minors, including making sure that marijuana-related labels aren’t attractive to kids.
Marijuana legalization advocate says campaign falls well short of signatures needed to put initiatives on November ballot.
Interviews with applicants and their attorneys detail a number of reported problems, from one rejection based on a typo to potential issues with the state’s software
After a year of requests, the U.S. Justice Department said Thursday it is giving Washington state access to an FBI database so it can conduct nationwide background checks on people who apply to run legal marijuana businesses.
The Senate has unanimously passed a measure that would exclude producers of marijuana and marijuana-infused products from qualifying for agriculture tax breaks.
State lawmakers considering whether Oregon communities should be allowed to ban medical marijuana dispensaries.
Little effort has been made to stop passengers from boarding aircraft with marijuana.
Regulations would allow banks to do business with legal marijuana sellers.
More than 3,700 marijuana business applications have been filed in Washington state.
Washington’s roughly 750,000 marijuana users will have consumed between 135 to 225 metric tons of the drug in 2013, according to a new survey.