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Illinois Official Demands Trump Promise to Lay Off Legal Weed

The marijuana market has an unlikely new ally thanks to legalization: The Treasurer of the State of Illinois. On Monday, State Treasurer Michael Frerichs sent President Donald Trump an official letter requesting guidance for the banking industry relating to medical marijuana. Illinois legalized medical marijuana

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Jan 23, 2017 | News

Colorado Gov Proposes Pot Tax Increase to Fill School Budget Gap

Bad news for recreational cannabis enthusiasts in Colorado. Well, except those who don’t mind paying a little extra for weed, if the revenue goes toward education. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday presented state lawmakers with a plan for a 50 percent hike in sales

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Jan 19, 2017 | News

Activists Plan to Smoke 4,200 Joints During Trump’s Inauguration

One group fighting for marijuana legalization has a radical plan for President-elect Donald Trump’s Jan.20 inauguration: blaze it up with thousands of others at four minutes and 20 seconds into his speech. Pro-pot advocates DCMJ plan to distribute 4,200 joints at 8 a.m. on the

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Jan 4, 2017 | News