The 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.
State officials will regulate the sale and taxation of cannabis products for adults 21 years of age and older.
The South American country’s experiment adds to an international trend of easing restrictions on marijuana for medical or personal use.
At least 20 Oregon cities and counties are racing to approve taxes on marijuana in case voters legalize its recreational use in November
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
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.
Legal marijuana could boost Washington state’s tax revenue by $25 million by next July, with an estimated $200 million increase by mid-2017, according to state economists.
Bill would make it harder for people to use government benefit payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal.
An analysis of the first six months of Seattle police enforcement under new marijuana laws finds homeless people and African American males are more likely to be ticketed for public pot use than anyone else
Owner James Lathrop says Cannabis City sold its last bag of marijuana at 5 p.m. Thursday, and he doesn’t expect to get any more supply for 10 to 15 days.