Nevada pot shops pass all inspections

Nevada inspectors say marijuana dispensaries across the state followed the law and regulations during the first day of recreational sales. Recreational pot s...

Marijuana banking in San Francisco

Starting a business is difficult, even under the best of circumstances. But starting a business without access to banking services puts even the most well-fu...

Washington awash with weed

Arash Shirazi is a pretty cosmopolitan guy. A music agent and filmmaker, he hangs out with creative types and bohemians. He’s lived in L.A., and spent time in c...

Nevada cannabis still going strong

Recreational marijuana sales have exceeded the expectations of Las Vegas area store owners, who have seen long lines outside their dispensaries since Saturday, ...

Where Sessions is wrong about marijuana

Drug abuse is devastating American society. Opioid overdose alone killed more than 33,000 people in 2015. But rather than address this public-health crisis, Att...

DEA still tough on cannabis research

Nearly a year after the Drug Enforcement Agency announced it would allow more organizations to grow cannabis for sanctioned studies, there’s still only one fede...

More setbacks for Massachusetts marijuana

Talks between the House and Senate over a compromise marijuana law appeared stalled Friday, even as lawmakers faced a self-imposed deadline for delivering a bil...

Denver to implement social cannabis

Denver’s plan to allow people to use marijuana at some businesses drew a step closer to reality Friday, when the city’s top licensing official unveiled final ru...

Can you buy cannabis in Nevada tomorrow?

Sin City will launch its latest legal vice by week’s end. Lines are expected Saturday outside some medical marijuana dispensaries in Las Vegas and other Neva...

62 arrests in huge Colorado cannabis bust

A Denver grand jury has indicted 62 people accused in a marijuana trafficking organization that reaped millions of dollars by illegally growing pot and then sel...