Mike Steenhout, the married, minivan-driving father of a small child is a “weed guy” — one of the dozens of Washington state workers involved in the creation and regulation of the nation’s first legal marijuana industry.
A bill introduced in Congress would fix the conflict between the federal government’s marijuana prohibition and state laws that allow medical or recreational use.
Three men have been accused of stealing items that include a samurai sword – but according to central Wyoming police the suspects weren’t exactly ninjas.
A new survey conducted by the Pew Research Center indicates that the majority of Americans would be in favor of the legalization of marijuana.
Seattle police are handing out warning letters to some marijuana dealers contacted by undercover narcotics detectives.
Though normally touted for its therapeutic effects, medical marijuana is taking a negative toll on the lives of one local couple.
A tiny number of bars, cafes and private clubs are catering to the new stoner class in Washington and Colorado since voters last fall made them the first states to legalize marijuana for adults over 21.
Washington state has tentatively chosen a Massachusetts-based firm led by a University of California, Los Angeles, professor to be its official marijuana consultant.
Washington state should be conservative in how much legal marijuana it allows to be sold and strict in how it regulates pot advertising, a group of local public health and substance abuse prevention organizations says.
A U.N. drug agency says the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Colorado and Washington violates international drug treaties.