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Long Lines, $1.30 Grams Mark Uruguay’s Legal Cannabis Debut

Pharmacies began dispensing medical cannabis to registered patients on Wednesday. It's available, but it's weak: 2% THC. Hey, it's a start.

Colorado Will Ban Cannabis Gummy Bears

Sponsors say that gummy bears, gummy worms and chewy candies shaped like fruits are too attractive to children.

Denver Shuts Down 26 Legal Cannabis Businesses, Makes Arrests

The city's order shuttered 26 retail stores and other marijuana growing facilities operating under the name Sweet Leaf. Police investigation focused on eight locations licensed by the company.

10 Things to Know About Florida’s Medical Marijuana Bill

The Florida Legislature on Friday finally approved a bill establishing a framework for the state's constitutional amendment expanding medical marijuana.

Justice Department Turns Attention to Cannabis Enforcement

A prosecutor who was crucial in writing the DOJ's harsh new sentencing policy is now turning his focus to cannabis.

California’s Legal Cannabis Countdown: What’s Coming by Jan. 1

Don't count on being able to stroll into your local dispensary on New Year's Day to celebrate with an infused cookie or a joint.

New Jersey Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Legalize Cannabis

Governor-elect Phil Murphy doesn't succeed Chris Christie until next week, but already lawmakers are moving to achieve one of his campaign promises: legalizing marijuana.

Michigan Orders 210 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Close

Officials disclosed the figure Thursday, two weeks after it began issuing cease-and-desist letters. More than 150 of the shops are in Detroit.

Supreme Court Rejects States’ Challenge to Colorado Cannabis Law

The Supreme Court has rejected an effort by Nebraska and Oklahoma to have Colorado's adult-use cannabis legalization declared unconstitutional.

Florida: Here’s What to Know as Amendment 2 Takes Effect Today

Florida is on track to log more than $1 billion in medical marijuana sales by 2019—and surpass Colorado within four years.

Can Cannabis Help Treat Painkiller and Heroin Addiction?

The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates.

Do Medical Marijuana Patients Give Up Their Right to Bear Arms?

A 9th Circuit panel on Wednesday upheld a federal ban on the sale of firearms to cannabis consumers — including MMJ patients.

After California Cannabis Stockpiles Go up in Smoke, What’s Next?

In some cases, industry operators say, bottlenecks have already slowed the supply chain from farms to storefronts.

Colorado Gives Cannabis Candy a New Look to Avoid Confusion

A requirement that edibles come with a diamond-shaped stamp and the letters T-H-C — not just on packaging but on the edibles themselves — takes effect Saturday.

Florida Halts Sales of New Cannabis Product

Florida's Department of Health has ordered a Quincy-based dispensary to quit selling a medical cannabis product that could potentially be broken down and made into a substance that can be smoked.