The first legal, medical marijuana purchase for $250 in D.C. took place Monday evening.
A new study suggests that adolescents who smoke marijuana may be causing irreparable damage to their brains by doing so.
Some Vermont farmers want to plant hemp now that the state has a law setting up rules to grow the plant, a cousin of marijuana that’s more suitable for making sandals than getting high.
A bill introduced Wednesday would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in the District. Councilmember David Grosso believes it’s about time.
The D.C. Council will consider decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana.
It took 50 years for American attitudes about marijuana to zigzag from the paranoia of “Reefer Madness” to the excesses of Woodstock back to the hard line of “Just Say No.”
While about 51 percent of the District’s population is black, black people make up about 91 percent of all marijuana arrests in the city.
A recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center revealed that almost half of all American adults have, at some point, tried marijuana.
Two D.C. councilmembers say they plan to introduce legislation that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Maryland will become the 19th state to approve a medical marijuana program, but it’s unclear when one will be up and running.