House Speaker John Boehner says he’s sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.
The D.C. Council has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
A medical group of epilepsy experts is calling on the federal government to reconsider classifying marijuana as a dangerous drug so its impact on seizures can be studied.
Medical marijuana advocates say epileptic children who would benefit from the drug are dying for lack of access to it.
Miss University of Maryland Eastern Shore is resigning after she was charged with disorderly conduct in an exchange with a campus police officer and later cited for marijuana possession.
Gov. Martin O’Malley expressed support for working with lawmakers to find a way to move forward on medical marijuana.
Federal authorities say seven people have been charged in an alleged synthetic marijuana conspiracy in Virginia.
The Annapolis police chief cited a news story about marijuana overdose deaths in Colorado when he testified Tuesday against legalizing the drug, not realizing the story was a hoax.
Two bills that would decriminalize marijuana will get their first hearing Tuesday in a Senate committee.
All the buzz at the National Governors Association meeting over legalizing pot, some say, is just smoke.