Towns passing legal cannabis bans and moratoriums are guaranteeing continued market control by criminals and street dealers, the group behind the legalization measure passed by voters last November said.Read More
Rhode Island House Speaker Mattiello announced his appointments to the marijuana study commission, completing the appointment process and clearing the way for the committee to begin gathering information on how legal marijuana is working in other states.Read More
An estimated 653,249 arrests were made nationwide for marijuana in 2016, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s annual Crime In the United States (CIUS) report.Read More
New Hampshire’s bill decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana officially takes effect on Saturday, September 16, making New Hampshire the 22nd state in the nation to eliminate the possibility of jail time for simple marijuana possession.Read More
"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."