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Marijuana Advocates Hope Maine Goes Legal Next

Marijuana Advocates Hope Maine Goes Legal Next

Greener Culture November 24, 2014 0

Marijuana advocates want to finally take their legalization drive — thus far the province of western states — to the Northeast, and they say the first state to do it here might be Maine.

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Why Congress should legalize pot

Why Congress should legalize pot

Greener Culture November 22, 2014 0

Following the liberal footsteps of Colorado and Washington, Alaska, Oregon and the District of Columbia passed ballot initiatives to legalize marijuana this month. Florida’s medical marijuana law failed, but only because as a constitutional

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NYPD Announces Shift Away From Small Marijuana Arrests

NYPD Announces Shift Away From Small Marijuana Arrests

Greener Culture November 13, 2014 0

New Yorkers will no longer necessarily be arrested for low-level marijuana offenses, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Commissioner Bill Bratton said today, announcing that in many cases of possession of the drug, police can

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Alaska Becomes the Fourth State to Legalize Marijuana

Alaska Becomes the Fourth State to Legalize Marijuana

Greener Culture November 5, 2014 0

Alaska voters approved Measure 2, to legalize and regulate marijuana, with 52% voting in favor (94% of the total vote counted as of writing). The state now joins Oregon and the District of Columbia

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For Pot, Inc., the Rush Begins

For Pot, Inc., the Rush Begins

Greener Culture November 1, 2014 0

More than a year before the first legal dose of marijuana will be dispensed in New York, a group of entrepreneurs gathered at the Marriott Marquis hotel in Times Square in late October to

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Marijuana Industry Could Be Worth $35 Billion In 2020, If All States And Feds Legalize It

Marijuana Industry Could Be Worth $35 Billion In 2020, If All States And Feds Legalize It

Greener Culture October 24, 2014 0

If all 50 states legalized marijuana and the federal government ended prohibition of the plant, the marijuana industry in the United States would be worth $35 billion just six years from now. That’s according

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Marijuana legalization effort begins in California

Marijuana legalization effort begins in California

Greener Culture September 26, 2014 0

A U.S. marijuana advocacy group took steps Wednesday to begin raising money for a campaign to legalize recreational pot use in California in 2016, a move with potential to add a dose of extra

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3 More Jurisdictions That Could Legalize Marijuana By The End Of The Year

3 More Jurisdictions That Could Legalize Marijuana By The End Of The Year

Greener Culture July 25, 2014 0

This week a marijuana legalization initiative officially qualified for the ballot in Oregon. Voters will also consider legalization measures in Alaska and (probably) the District of Columbia this fall, so by the end of

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