The American Legion called on lawmakers to recognize that the drug has “potential medical value” and enable researchers to study whether it works for PTSD.
A pro-prohibition drug cop has provided some dubious statistical ammo from Colorado to opponents of marijuana legalization ahead of the upcoming election.
Residents of an enclave in the Danish capital were fed up with crime in an infamous area known as “pusher street.”
Advocates for legalization say the public is right about pot being relatively harmless, but the authors of a new study say more research is needed.
The court found that federal authorities can't use taxpayer money to prosecute people complying with state medical marijuana laws — but the decision is hardly iron-clad.
In a marijuana-related case, the United States Court of Appeals found that it's unconstitutional for police to pull over cars simply because they have out-of-state license plates.
The DEA has indicated it will let scientists apply to grow weed for research purposes — but that doesn't mean the agency will actually approve the applications.
Canopy Growth Corp. marked the occasion this morning by ringing the opening bell at the Toronto Stock Exchange. The move comes as the Canadian government begins figuring out how it will roll out its recreational marijuana market.
While police and politicians hail the anti-pot effort as key to curbing organized crime and keeping communities safe, there’s questions about its effectiveness especially as the drug will be legalized next year.
A senior security official in Italy says that taxing and regulating marijuana could be a sure-fire way to cut revenue to the mob, and the Libyan offshoot of the Islamic State.
By Simeon Tegel
Paraguay is the largest marijuana producing nation in South America, and it's government is fighting an old school war to stop the cultivation.
The proposal would allow anyone over 21 to possess up to an ounce of weed for private recreational use and grow up to six marijuana plants.
While the DEA and FDA decide whether the US government will continue to classify marijuana alongside heroin, the agencies are keeping the deliberations a secret.
Big Weed in Canada is taking another step towards global domination as one of the country's largest medical marijuana producers just shipped some of its products to Croatia.
More than 90 marijuana dispensary workers were arrested on 186 charges for selling weed illegally on Thursday in what is believed to be the largest such crackdown in Canadian history.
The dozens of bust that unfurled across Canada’s largest city at noon on Thursday are said to make up the largest operation of its kind in the country’s history.
Rarámuri communities in the Tarahumara mountain range in northern Mexico are being pushed off their land and forced to flee because violent drug cartels in the area are expanding their presence and tightening their violent control.