More Drug Legalization Articles

  • VIDEO: Washington ready for first day of legal recreational pot sales

    Washington will become the second state in the nation to legally sell recreational marijuana on Tuesday. The first state was Colorado on January 1.

  • Ex-New Mexico Gov. Johnson named pot company CEO

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Nevada-based startup that plans on selling medical and recreational marijuana products named former New Mexico governor and U.S. Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson as its CEO and president, the company announced Tuesday. The announcement came as Cannabis...

  • Washington faces difficulties launching legal pot

    SEATTLE (AP) — Pete O'Neil saw Washington's legalization of marijuana in 2012 as a path to retirement, or at least to his kids' college tuition. He's paid tens of thousands of dollars in rent on possible locations for a pot-shop chain, hired lawyers and picked out flooring. But now the nation's...

  • What Hillary Clinton thinks about marijuana

    Hillary Clinton spoke out for the first time Tuesday on the legalization of medical marijuana, acknowledging "benefits" for people in "extreme medical conditions" -- but stopping short of support for recreational use. Asked for her stance on the topic during a one-hour town hall hosted by CNN,...

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