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US flag Oct 19, 2016

Gallup: 60% of Americans Now Support Legal Marijuana

A new Gallup poll shows support for making marijuana legal in the U.S. has reached a record high of 60%, up from 58% last year and 50% in 2011.

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US flag Oct 12, 2016

As States Begin Voting on Marijuana, Pew Poll Finds Growing Support Nationwide

A new poll released by the Pew Research Center shows a growing majority of Americans support ending marijuana prohibition.

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CO Release Sep 19, 2016

Poll Finds Most Coloradans Upbeat About Legal Marijuana, Few Would Support Repeal

A new poll finds Colorado voters are still upbeat about their decision to regulate and tax marijuana for adult use, and few would support repealing Amendment 64, the legalization initiative approved in November 2012.

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DEA Release Aug 11, 2016

DEA Rejects Petition to Reclassify Marijuana, But Will Remove Barrier to Research

The Drug Enforcement Administration will take steps to increase the supply of marijuana available for research purposes, but it will not remove marijuana from Schedule I.

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"Marijuana in its natural form is one of the safest therapeutically active substances known to man. By any measure of rational analysis marijuana can be safely used within a supervised routine of medical care. ... It would be unreasonable, arbitrary and capricious for DEA to continue to stand between those sufferers and the benefits of this substance in light of the evidence in this record."
DEA Chief Administrative Law Judge Francis L. Young, Ruling in the matter of Marijuana Rescheduling Petition, September 6, 1988