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AG Nominee Sessions Headed to a Full Senate Vote

Though the ultimate outcome—passage out of committee—was expected a week ago, few expected such a close tally.

Washington DC’s Cannabis Scene Braces for the Trump Era

DC's cannabis scene remains submerged in a legally hazy underground as Obama exits and Trump enters. What happens next?

We’re Watching the Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearings So You Don’t Have To

If confirmed, Trump's nominee for US attorney general could determine the future of legal cannabis in the country.

We’re Watching the Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearings So You Don’t Have To

If confirmed, Trump's nominee for US attorney general could determine the future of legal cannabis in the country.

State of the Leaf: Massachusetts Legalization Likely to Face Delays

Oregon municipalities wrestle with local regulations, Maryland hires a diversity consultant, and the Irish overwhelmingly support medical cannabis.

DC Advocates Take Their Case to Jeff Sessions—and He Listens. Sort of.

“They were aware that we were coming,” an organizer said, “but they thought we were coming to smoke marijuana in their office."

State of the Leaf: Election Wins Push Texas Toward Reform

Lawmakers in the Lone Star State have introduced six cannabis reform bills, California patients get a tax holiday, and Denver readies for onsite consumption.

Washington DC Could Expand MMJ Program in Tuesday Vote

The District's patients may finally be able to shop at more than one dispensary.

NCIA Mid-Atlantic Quarterly Caucus

UPDATE, Feb 1: The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to move Sessions’ nomination to the full Senate on Wednesday morning on an 11-9 party line vote.…

The King of the Cannabis Conversation Abdicates the Throne

Allen St. Pierre leaves NORML, and the nation’s go-to cannabis communicator gets gone.

State of the Leaf: Congress Could Open Doors to MMJ Research

Cannabis research in the U.S. could be getting easier, Arkansas and Massachusetts make strides toward legalization, and a New Mexico official is in hot water over delays to medical patients.

Scammer or Entrepreneur? Washington D.C.’s Kushgod Defends His Brand

Nyck Paul, a.k.a. Kushgod, may be a bold activist or merely a brazen scofflaw, but one thing is clear: He’s already established a valuable brand.

‘Worry About Bad Marijuana—Not Big Marijuana,’ Says DC Think Tank

“Regulating this new marketplace will not be easy," the report's authors write. "But regulating against a bogeyman will make that job even harder.”

Public Cannabis Consumption Laws: A State-By-State Guide

Learn the public cannabis consumption laws and penalties for your state with our useful guide outlining the regulations for legal markets.

The Shake: Next President Urged to Give Cannabis a Fair Shake

Seniors are cannabis curious, California authorities warn of toxic contamination, and legalization's growing pains aren't what Denver officials expected.