Many Colorado Dispensaries Believe Weed Helps Expectant Mothers With Morning SicknessNearly 70 percent of marijuana dispensaries contacted during a health study in 2017 recommended that expectant moms suffering from morning sickness use marijuana.
Fake Pot Likely Tainted With Rat Poison Kills 3, Sickens 100Fake marijuana likely contaminated with rat poison has killed three people in Illinois and caused severe bleeding in more than 100 others, including a few in four other states.
Md. Regulators OK 12 New Medical Pot DispensariesMedical marijuana regulators in Maryland have approved 12 new dispensaries to open.
Weed Could Be The Cure For Dementia, Study FindsA study has found that a key ingredient in weed, THC, effectively halted brain aging in mice.
D.C. Activists To Seek Local Aid From CongressmanDistrict of Columbia activists plan to ask a congressman who wants to block the city from liberalizing its marijuana laws to handle a host of other local concerns.
Jail Time Replaced With Fines: Gov. O'Malley Signs Marijuana Decriminalization BillMaryland joins 17 other states in decriminalizing marijuana. Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a bill Monday that replaces jail time with fines for possession of small amounts.
Senate Passes Bill Allowing Doctors To Prescribe Medical MarijuanaMaryland's General Assembly is closer to a workable medical marijuana program.
Md. Senate Moves Forward On Bill To Decriminalize MarijuanaMaryland inches forward on a bill to decriminalize marijuana.
Committee Approves Marijuana Decriminalization The Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee on Friday approved a measure relegating marijuana possession to a civil offense. Three of the 11 Senators voted against the measure. Sen. Christopher Shank, D-Washington, who voted against it last year, said he was uncertain at the start of a meeting Friday. At the end of a 30-minute discussion, he held his nose and voted "yes."
Md. Lawmakers Move Forward On Marijuana BillsDespite a negative reception from Gov. Martin O’Malley, lawmakers are moving forward on bills to stop arresting people for small amounts of marijuana.
D.C. Council Panel Endorses Pot DecriminalizationDistrict of Columbia lawmakers have advanced legislation that would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Pot Legalization Ballot Initiative Filed In D.C.Advocates for marijuana legalization want District of Columbia voters to decide whether possession of up to two ounces of pot should be legal in the city.