As Deadline Looms, Cities Warn Unlicensed Pot Shops To CloseWith a deadline looming for the merging of Washington's recreational and medical marijuana markets, cities around the state are warning unlicensed pot dispensaries to close up shop.
South Dakota Tribe To Open The Country's First Marijuana ResortThe Santee Sioux, a small tribe of about 400, will grow and sell pot in a smoking lounge that includes a nightclub, arcade games, bar and food service.
Startup Offers Indoor Marijuana Growing CaseStartup company Leaf is offering a self-contained hydroponic system that will automatically adjust growing conditions for up to two marijuana plants.
Willie Nelson Becomes Latest Celebrity In Marijuana Business"Willie's Reserve" will be grown and sold in Colorado and Washington
Senate Passes Bill To Ban Marijuana Vending MachinesThe Washington state Senate has passed a bill to forbid selling marijuana through a drive-through window or in a vending machine
Marijuana Store Defying Pierce County BanA co-owner of a recreational marijuana store says it will open Saturday in Parkland despite a Pierce County ban on marijuana businesses
Feds Give Indian Tribes OK To Legalize PotThe Justice Department says Indian tribes can grow and sell marijuana on their lands, as long as they follow the same federal conditions laid out for states that have legalized the drug.
Oregon Voters Approve Recreational MarijuanaState officials will regulate the sale and taxation of cannabis products for adults 21 years of age and older.
First Marijuana Planted For Medical Use In ChileThe South American country's experiment adds to an international trend of easing restrictions on marijuana for medical or personal use.
Oregon Cities Scramble To Tax Pot Before Its LegalAt least 20 Oregon cities and counties are racing to approve taxes on marijuana in case voters legalize its recreational use in November
Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes To Dismiss Seattle Marijuana Tickets Seattle's elected prosecutor says he's dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through the first seven months of this year, because most of them were issued by a single police officer who disagrees with the legal pot law
Agency Leaders Prep For Oregon Pot Vote In the months before a marijuana legalization measure goes before voters, the leadership of Oregon's largest agencies quietly convened high-level meetings to discuss how to deal with it.