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You can now officially purchase legal marijuana in Michigan. Here are all the states where marijuana is legal.

Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Legal marijuana sales began in Michigan on December 1. Marijuana is legal in 11 states for adults over the age of 21, a...

You can now officially purchase legal marijuana in Michigan. Here are all the states where marijuana is legal.

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Young children getting their hands on marijuana-infused brownies, gummies in legal states, poison control centers say Calls to poison control centers in states where recreational marijuana is legal have skyrocketed. The reason: sweet treats like candies or brownies i...
23:36, 2019-09-18

Legal marijuana has led to increased use, risk for abuse among teens An analysis of data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health reveals increased rates of marijuana use and cannabis use disorder among teens du...
23:24, 2019-11-13

Sheriffs: Legal marijuana causing more crime, accidents The nation’s sheriffs are calling on Washington and state capitals to slow the rush to legalize marijuana because they are seeing a surge in crime an...
19:40, 2019-06-25

The Baffling Legal Gray Zone of Marijuana at the Airport The contradiction between federal and local laws can feel especially confusing to travelers in states where pot has been legalized....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Reserve our banking system for legal businesses, including marijuana Coloradans know better than most that the legalization of marijuana has been a topic of contention and confusion in recent years. In 2012, Colorado a...
06:16, 2019-09-30

America's first restaurant to serve legal marijuana to open in California A restaurant in California will be offering marijuana to customers as part of their regular menu....
22:00, 2019-08-20

The Cannabis Debate: Legal marijuana – safer for children or raising their risk of psychosis? Experts disagree on the lasting impact of legalisation on children. Investigations Editor David Cohen reports...
11:56, 2019-07-03

Massive marijuana shipment confiscated by NYPD is legal hemp: business owner What were they smoking? The NYPD crowed that it confiscated a 106-pound marijuana shipment, but the owner of the company the flora was bound for says...
01:52, 2019-11-06

Pot stocks surge amid a key legal hearing for bill that could take marijuana off the list of controlled substances in the US REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act was approved by the House Judiciary Committee Wednesday morn...
21:44, 2019-11-20

Miss USA Cheslie Kryst helped free a man sentenced to life in prison for a drug offense and says marijuana should be legal Benjamin Askinas/The Miss Universe Organization Miss USA Cheslie Kryst, who will compete for the Miss Universe 2019 crown on Sunday December 8, told ...
19:44, 2019-12-06

Illinois joins 10 other U.S. states in legalizing recreational marijuana Illinois on Tuesday became the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana by adults after Governor J.B. Pritzker signed into law a...
20:36, 2019-06-25

States where recreational marijuana legalized see increased problematic use (Reuters Health) - In the four states where recreational marijuana was legal by 2016, there was a small uptick in cannabis use disorder among adults ...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Fewer teens smoke weed in states that legalize marijuana: study Not everyone is getting higher in 420-friendly states. Marijuana use has plummeted with young people in states where pot has been legalized for recre...
23:36, 2019-07-08

Every twist and turn in Katy Perry's bitter legal battle with nuns over her purchase of their former convent Amy Harris/Invision/AP Katy Perry has been embroiled in a legal battle with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary since 2014. The pop star tri...
22:20, 2019-06-11

Army bases in states with recreational marijuana see major uptick in soldiers testing positive for THC Army bases within states with recreational marijuana laws have witnessed an increase in soldiers testing positive for marijuana use....
21:44, 2019-10-15

Abortion Is Still Legal in All 50 States If the recent wave of six-week abortion bans has you utterly terrified and spitting mad, you’re not alone. But it’s important to remember that, as of...
00:08, 2019-05-18

Starling added legal services app Sparqa Legal to its business marketplace This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each ...
16:20, 2019-12-10

Snack sales jump in states where weed is legal Legal weed is apparently prompting an epidemic of the munchies in states that sell recreational cannabis, with stoners there gobbling up more candy a...
22:48, 2019-07-11

NCAA rescinds ban on events in states with legal gambling INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA has rescinded its policy prohibiting championship events from being held in states that have legalized sports gambling. ...
17:56, 2019-05-03

3 Michigan men allegedly caught with 80 walleye, far more than legal limit: report Authorities in Michigan said they nabbed three Grand Rapids area men Thursday who were driving with 80 walleye in a vehicle—which is 65 over the stat...
09:44, 2019-04-22

Here's a map showing which US states have passed laws against revenge porn — and those where it's still legal Ruobing Su/Business Insider On Sunday, Rep. Katie Hill announced that she was resigning from Congress after nude pictures of her and details of alleg...
15:24, 2019-10-30

13 U.S. states sue over Trump administration’s rule to limit legal immigration The rule, unveiled on Monday and to take effect Oct. 15, expands the definition of a public charge, allowing denials to visa applicants who fail to m...
05:24, 2019-08-15

New advisory warns of the dangers posed to pregnant women and children by marijuana; mysterious lung disease linked to vaping investigated in more than 20 states (NBC News)  The U.S. Surgeon General has issued new warnings targeting the use of marijuana and electronic cigarettes. The new health advisory from S...
07:12, 2019-08-30

Daily on Energy: Legal fight over Trump coal plant rule shows just how divided red and blue states are Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:48, 2019-08-14

CULTIVATED: Inside the cannabis industry's meltdown, teen use creeps up in legal states, and an exclusive look at industry salaries REUTERS/Carlos Osorio Welcome to Cultivated, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities dr...
19:32, 2019-11-15

Is marijuana a depressant? What to know Marijuana can act as a depressant, stimulant, and hallucinogen. Learn more about the effects of each type of drug here. We also cover the risks and s...
03:36, 2019-07-31

Jay-Z goes into the marijuana business Billionaire rapper Jay-Z is entering the fast-growing cannabis industry, taking a role with California company Caliva as a strategist....
00:16, 2019-07-10

What to know about Marijuana detox Marijuana contains some compounds that remain in the body after use. Many factors affect how long it stays there. Learn about the marijuana detox pro...
23:04, 2019-12-13

Google just says no to marijuana apps While more states are passing laws legalizing marijuana, Google is trying to make it harder for smokers to connect with sellers. Earlier this week, t...
01:48, 2019-06-01

How using marijuana could benefit your relationship So much for the lazy, snacking stoner stereotype. New research reveals that cannabis use between couples increases might benefit their relationship, ...
20:28, 2019-05-23

CBD: a marijuana miracle or just another health fad? The cannabis-derived compound is popping up in everything from mineral water to bath bombs. We ask experts and users if it actually worksAaron Horn f...
09:12, 2019-05-05

What does it feel like to be high on marijuana? Marijuana use can affect different people in different ways, and being 'high' can feel different to different people. Learn about what being high on ...
22:40, 2019-12-11

Marijuana use doubles in US pregnant women to 1 in 14 CHICAGO (AP) — A government survey shows pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and is most common during the first trimester. Overall, 7%...
22:28, 2019-06-18

4 things we misunderstand about marijuana when we think of it like alcohol Since legalization, cannabis has become more available to people whose habits and assumptions have been formed by alcohol consumption — but that has ...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Is marijuana use associated with a higher risk of cancer? A new meta-analysis looks at the potential link between marijuana use and an increased risk of cancer, emphasizing the poor quality of existing studi...
22:44, 2019-12-08

Marijuana users less likely to be overweight, obese New research examines the link between body mass index and cannabis use. The findings may seem counterintuitive, given that marijuana increases appet...
18:00, 2019-04-26

Will Neil Young’s Marijuana Use Keep Him From Becoming a U.S. Citizen? The famous rocker, a Canadian citizen, wants to vote in America’s 2020 elections. But his naturalization hasn’t gone as planned....
03:32, 2019-11-12

Teen vaping tied to marijuana use (Reuters Health) - Adolescents and young adults who have smoked e-cigarettes are more than three times more likely to move on to marijuana than youth...
02:00, 2019-08-14

Marijuana may improve women's enjoyment of sex (Reuters Health) - About one-third of U.S. women have used marijuana before sex, a small study suggests, and those who do report increased desire and...
23:36, 2019-04-11

New Yorkers can get marijuana convictions expunged under new law ALBANY — Starting Wednesday, thousands of New Yorkers will be eligible to have low-level marijuana convictions wiped clean from their records under a...
05:36, 2019-08-28

Teens who vape three times more likely to use marijuana Young people who vape nicotine are 3.5 times more likely of becoming marijuana smokers later in life, according to new research....
17:44, 2019-08-14

U.S. CDC recommends against using vapes with marijuana ingredient People should stop using e-cigarettes with marijuana ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), U.S. public health officials recommended on Friday as inv...
19:40, 2019-09-27

Here’s what happens when you leave marijuana up your nose for 18 years Enlarge / The amazing human nose. (credit: Getty | Picture Alliance) Nose pickers are often said to be digging for gold. But a 48-year-old Australian...
22:44, 2019-10-31

Marijuana users less likely to be obese, study says The joke is that smoking marijuana can cause weight gain because users might get the munchies, but new research suggests that pot smokers weigh less....
17:44, 2019-04-19

Joe Biden on marijuana: ‘I don’t think it is a gateway drug’ Presidential hopeful Joe Biden once again addressed his stance on the effects of marijuana — reportedly clarifying to reporters on Monday that ...
03:40, 2019-11-27

Marijuana magazines having mixed results There has been no pot of gold for consumer publications in the cannabis market. High Times and Canadian-based Civilized are scrambling to pivot into ...
05:12, 2019-09-20

Legalizing pot tied to less teen marijuana use Marijuana legalization laws don't appear to increase teen pot use and instead may have the opposite effect, a U.S. study suggests....
23:48, 2019-07-08

US House approves proposal to decriminalize, tax marijuana LOS ANGELES (AP) — A divided U.S. House committee approved a proposal Wednesday to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, a vote that ...
22:52, 2019-11-21

Thailand set to deliver first batch of medical marijuana Thailand plans to distribute about 10,000 bottles of cannabis oil next week for hospital patients, a government official said on Thursday, the first ...
15:28, 2019-08-01

Cincinnati Votes To Decriminalize Up To 100 Grams Of Marijuana CINCINNATI (WCPO) — City Council passed an ordinance Wednesday decriminalizing up to 100 grams of marijuana. The ordinance — proposed by Jeff Pastor ...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Ordinance: Marijuana Low Priority For Louisville Police LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– A city ordinance passed in Louisville on Wednesday, making small amounts of marijuana for personal use one of the low...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Marijuana use by pregnant women doubles in US: study CHICAGO — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among US women and is most common during the first trimester, government research shows. Overall, 7 percen...
18:04, 2019-06-19

Neil Young says US citizenship 'delayed over marijuana' The Canadian singer, who lives in California, says he has been told to prove "moral character"....
19:04, 2019-11-11

Teens, young adults more likely to take up marijuana if parents use it (Reuters Health) - Teens and young adults have a higher likelihood of taking up marijuana if their parents use the drug, a new study suggests....
00:48, 2019-11-23

Legalize it? Joe Biden tries to clear air on marijuana stance Presidential hopeful Joe Biden tried to clarify his position on the legalization of marijuana Monday — after he was quoted calling weed a “gate...
02:24, 2019-11-19

For Higher Education, Try Taking Courses in Marijuana The new curriculum could include classes like ‘Mary Jane Eyre’ and ‘Cannibals and Cannabis’...
22:24, 2019-08-09

4 Your Health: The pros and cons of legalizing marijuana There have been positive and negative results from the legalization of marijuana. A look at the bad and good about legalizing marijuana. Researchers ...
19:40, 2019-05-16

Hawaii becomes 26th state to decriminalize marijuana Hawaii has become the 26th state in the nation to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. Under the new legislation, which effect...
00:40, 2019-07-11

Majority of New Yorkers back use of recreational marijuana A majority of New York voters back the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana in the state even as lawmakers continue to grapple with the ...
12:56, 2019-06-10

8 incredible facts about the booming US marijuana industry Barbara Corbellini Duarte/Business Insider The US marijuana industry is worth billions of dollars, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Ten US s...
03:00, 2019-05-08

CBD products are changing people’s minds about marijuana Eight in 10 Americans have made a U-turn in their opinions surrounding cannabis and marijuana usage, according to a new survey. A study of 2,000 Amer...
16:04, 2019-10-15

Men who smoke marijuana daily may be more likely to get testicular cancer Petri Oeschger / Getty According to a new study, men who smoke one marijuana cigarette daily have a 36% increased risk of developing testicular cance...
21:44, 2019-12-02

Watch: Cake mix-up confuses 'Moana' for 'marijuana' A Georgia woman said a miscommunication while ordering her birthday cake led to dessert having a marijuana theme rather than the intended "Moana" the...
21:52, 2019-07-10

Marijuana industry could surpass NFL in revenue by 2020 Cannabis has been extending its reach through legalization over the past several years. Starting with early adopter Colorado, 37 states have passed l...
04:20, 2019-06-09

Virginia AG calls for state to legalize marijuana RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is calling for the legalization of marijuana. Herring said Saturday that Virginia should ...
04:08, 2019-06-16

Marijuana industry wants to prove it’s ‘socially responsible’ LOS ANGELES — An alliance of large marijuana businesses had a message for the public Tuesday: We’re good corporate citizens. The 45-member Global Can...
20:36, 2019-06-19

Three-quarters of U.S. teens who vape use nicotine, marijuana, or both A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine revealed that three-quarters of teens who vape use the e-cigarette devices to smoke not ju...
06:08, 2019-12-16

A Marijuana Brand With Loads of Street Cred Sherbinskis, a favorite in hip-hop circles, is opening a store in Los Angeles that will sell fashion, along with cannabis....
19:00, 2019-04-30

China blames US, Canada for rising marijuana use The youth of China are going to pot at what the country’s drug cops fear is a dizzying rate — and they blame weed-loving US and Canadian stoners and ...
17:56, 2019-07-02

Illinois becomes 11th state to allow recreational marijuana SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legali...
21:48, 2019-06-25

DOJ to expand number of marijuana growers for research The move announced Monday would give researchers a wider variety of cannabis to study, Uttam Dhillon, the DEA’s acting administrator, said in a state...
23:36, 2019-08-27

TSA allows passengers to bring drug derived from marijuana WASHINGTON (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration has changed its cannabis policy to allow passengers to bring on board some forms of CBD ...
00:24, 2019-05-29

Percy Harvin: I smoked marijuana before every NFL game Marijuana was the best medicine for Percy Harvin’s anxiety. The one-time Jets receiver said in a Bleacher Report video that he smoked marijuana...
23:04, 2019-10-02

Marijuana may undermine fertility treatment success (Reuters Health) - Women undergoing fertility treatment who smoke marijuana may have more success if they quit, recent research suggests....
01:00, 2019-08-22

Cannabis oil prompts debate about NY marijuana legalization City lawmakers are gearing up to fight the Health Department’s ban on the cannabis oil CBD, saying the compound should be treated the same as pot in ...
03:00, 2019-06-02

Switzerland aims to legalise medical marijuana The Swiss government aims to make it easier for patients to get medical marijuana, proposing on Wednesday to allow prescriptions for cannabis to trea...
12:56, 2019-06-26

Drake signs up for Toronto marijuana venture The biggest of Canada's new brand of marijuana producers will join forces with Toronto-born rap star Drake to launch a fully-licenced joint venture i...
14:40, 2019-11-07

DEA to expand marijuana research after years of delay The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said on Monday that it will move ahead with a long-delayed expansion of its marijuana research program, in a...
20:20, 2019-08-26

Illinois governor announces plan to legalize marijuana CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker says he’s reached an agreement with key lawmakers on a plan to legalize recreational marijuana in th...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Willie Nelson says he's 'chief tester' at his marijuana company Willie Nelson discussed his cannabis company, Willie's Reserve, and performed "My Favorite Picture of You" on "The Tonight Show."...
16:08, 2019-06-19

Why marijuana bust won’t impact any D’Angelo Russell deal D’Angelo Russell getting stopped for pot isn’t going to stop him from getting paid. And more and more it’s looking like it’s going to be by the Nets....
12:12, 2019-05-04

Marijuana-filled balloon was inside man's nostril for 18 years A team of Australian doctors said they removed a marijuana-filled balloon from inside the nose of a man who inserted the object into his nostril 18 y...
16:12, 2019-10-31

Walls of Jericho drummer arrested with over 630 pounds of marijuana Dustin Schoenhofer, metalcore band Walls of Jericho's drummer, has been arrested in Oregon after he was pulled over and authorities found over 630 po...
22:00, 2019-10-29

Nice day for a weed wedding: the couples who married with marijuana Prefer rips to sips? More and more couples are featuring cannabis at their weddings – and now recreational marijuana is legal in 10 US states, option...
07:28, 2019-07-05

Colorado to allow doctors to prescribe marijuana in place of opioids A new law in Colorado will let doctors prescribe marijuana instead of opioids. Gov. Jared Polis signed the legislation this past week....
21:48, 2019-05-25

Marijuana worth US$2.3M found in jalapeno shipment from Mexico The spicy peppers failed to distract sniffer dogs from detecting the marijuana concealed inside....
19:48, 2019-08-19

Efforts to legalize marijuana in New York take big hit in state Senate The top backer of legalizing marijuana in New York, Manhattan state Sen. Liz Krueger, admitted defeat Wednesday, after days of contentious negotiatio...
17:24, 2019-06-19

Suns’ Holmes arrested in Florida for Marijuana possession MIAMI (AP) — Phoenix Suns big man Richaun Holmes was arrested for misdemeanor possession of cannabis after a Miami-area traffic stop. Twenty-five-yea...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Anti-marijuana group loses bid to keep NY donors private Albany is set to weed out these anti-marijuana lobbyists. The New York chapter of the Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM-NY) was on Tuesday knocked b...
22:32, 2019-09-11

Pot stocks surge for a second day after a marijuana legalization act passes a key vote Meranda Yslas On Wednesday, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act passed a key vote by the House Judiciary Committee. Can...
23:28, 2019-11-21

Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize recreational use of marijuana SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is likely to become the 11th state to allow small amounts of marijuana for recreational use after the Democratic-co...
23:36, 2019-06-25

Global marijuana use rose by 60 percent over the past decade More people than ever are smoking weed around the world. But how can we decide whether to condemn or support the devil's lettuce when our own governm...
16:32, 2019-06-26

New York state reduces penalties for marijuana possession Anyone caught with a small amount of pot in New York can expect to receive a fine as opposed to a jail term. Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously ann...
20:12, 2019-07-29

Medical News Today: How marijuana affects the body Marijuana has several potential physical and psychological effects on the body, such as lung irritation and increased appetite. Learn more about the ...
08:04, 2019-04-12

US lawmakers look to legalize pot in 'historic' marijuana reform hearing U.S. lawmakers weighed reforming pot laws in what advocates called a "historic" hearing Wednesday, with numerous members of Congress saying they want...
00:48, 2019-07-11

Kentucky council lowers priority on marijuana possession LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Louisville Metro Council has passed an ordinance declaring marijuana possession a low priority for officers. The Courier-J...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Marijuana industry aims at environmental, ethical goals LOS ANGELES (AP) — An alliance of large marijuana businesses has a message for the public: We’re good corporate citizens. The 45-member Global ...
01:44, 2019-06-19

Medical marijuana grower catches fire; cause not clear ELIOT, Maine (AP) — A medical marijuana growing facility caught fire in Maine, sending smoke into the sky and drawing firefighters from several surro...
17:24, 2019-06-11

Nets D’Angelo Russell issued summons for marijuana NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets All-Star D’Angelo Russell was detained at LaGuardia Airport after a small amount of marijuana was found in his lu...
23:20, 2019-05-02

Officers make marijuana grow bust in Berea BEREA, Ky. (LEX 18) – Berea police arrested two men in a marijuana grow bust this week. According to officials, Berea police were called to a h...
16:36, 2019-06-26

Chris Long is not happy with how anyone reacted to marijuana revelation In retirement, Chris Long can speak freely about smoking marijuana. The former Super Bowl champion will feel even better when he sees the drug’...
21:24, 2019-05-28

Illinois Becomes 11th State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on recreational marijuana legalization in Illinois (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed legislation ...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Weak marijuana sales ding California budget LOS ANGELES — California is paying a price for the shaky rollout of its legal marijuana market. State budget documents released Thursday show the New...
03:24, 2019-05-10

Gee whiz: Testing of sewage confirms rise in marijuana use SEATTLE (AP) — The proof is in the pee. A new federally funded study has confirmed, not surprisingly, that marijuana use went up in Washington state ...
22:08, 2019-06-20

Neil Young faces US citizenship delay over marijuana use The Canadian songwriter is pursuing dual citizenship in order to ‘vote my conscience on Donald J Trump’ in the 2020 electionNeil Young is facing a de...
11:08, 2019-11-11

Study: Marijuana, opioid mix could relieve pain without addiction A combination of marijuana and opioids could be more effective at reducing pain than using each substance alone, and may avoid the risk of addiction ...
18:32, 2019-04-09

Paris Jackson defends marijuana use after she's called a 'druggie' Paris Jackson vehemently using marijuana after a Twitter user accused her of being a “druggie.”...
18:56, 2019-06-04

Medical marijuana industry to experiment with digital tokens TUCSON — Currently, banks cannot do business with marijuana dispensaries because under federal law the possession and sale of pot is still ille...
08:20, 2019-08-20

Neil Young says his U.S. citizenship application has been delayed over 'use of marijuana' Rock legend Neil Young wants to become a U.S. citizen to vote in the upcoming election, but his quest to citizenship has been delayed over pot use. &...
02:12, 2019-11-12

'I wish we had more answers': Marijuana-linked vaping illnesses surpass 1,000 Lung illnesses that have largely been linked to vaping THC, the chemical that causes the medical high in marijuana, have struck 1,080 people and kill...
22:52, 2019-10-03

Arizona’s 2020 marijuana initiative tries to fix what went wrong the last time PHOENIX — Arizona’s second attempt to legalize recreational marijuana responds to the questions that doomed the first effort, in 2016. Worried ...
20:44, 2019-08-12

High hopes: Buttigieg pushes for marijuana legalization Presidential hopeful Mayor Pete Buttigieg called for the legalization of marijuana at a Democratic candidates forum hosted by AARP in Iowa on Saturda...
06:08, 2019-07-21

California Senate OKs Special Banks for Marijuana Retailers SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate has voted to allow special banks to handle money from legal marijuana retailers. Recreational marijuana ...
23:28, 2019-05-21

US growing largest crop of marijuana for research in 5 years The federal agency said it plans to grow 4,409 pounds this year at the University of Mississippi to explore recent interest in CBD as a potential med...
16:52, 2019-07-12

Albany makes last-minute push to decriminalize marijuana They’re making a tokin’ effort. With state lawmakers deadlocked on legalizing recreational marijuana during the last scheduled day of the session in ...
22:32, 2019-06-19

Marijuana and Vaping: Shadowy Past, Dangerous Present A technology initially promoted to help cigarette smokers has transformed marijuana use, too. Now, with cases of severe lung illness rising, health i...
09:32, 2019-10-21

Willie Nelson says he’s no longer smoking marijuana, but still consuming it “I have abused my lungs quite a bit in the past, so breathing is a little more difficult these days," said the 86-year-old singer....
19:32, 2019-12-05

Harris and Nadler team up on bill to decriminalize marijuana Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is teaming up with a powerful House Democrat on legislation to decriminalize marijuana and wipe away past marijuana-rel...
11:36, 2019-07-23

Cannabis investor donates $9M to Harvard, MIT for marijuana research A cannabis investor is giving Harvard and MIT, his alma maters, $9 million to study the health effects of marijuana....
21:08, 2019-04-30

Canberra becomes first Australian city to legalize marijuana for personal use Australia's capital city of Canberra will become the first in the country to legalize the possession, use and cultivation of small amounts of cannabi...
13:04, 2019-09-25

Cuomo signs law decriminalizing small possessions of marijuana Legislation decriminalizing small-time pot possession was signed into law by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Monday, and will become law in 30 days time. ...
18:44, 2019-07-29

Cancer care providers reluctant to prescribe medical marijuana New research shows that just 46 percent of oncology providers feel comfortable recommending medical marijuana to patients, despite 73 percent saying ...
17:44, 2019-05-31

Baker confuses request for ‘Moana’ birthday cake with ‘marijuana’ A confused birthday girl got a cake with a marijuana theme instead of her favorite Disney character Moana. Kensli Davis’ mom had asked the Atla...
16:32, 2019-07-10

Medical marijuana no longer tied to fewer opioid deaths (Reuters Health) - Legalizing medical marijuana no longer appears to be linked with a drop in fatal opioid overdoses, according to a new U.S. study t...
23:36, 2019-06-10

Medical marijuana vs. opioid abuse: New study questions the connection Enlarge / Legal cannabis for sale in a tobacco shop in Italy. (credit: Stefano Guidi | Getty Images) In the US, federal law has severely restrict...
17:56, 2019-06-13

K-9 alerts PCSD to 1.2K pounds of marijuana concealed in motor home TUCSON – Nearly $600,000 worth of marijuana was seized from a vehicle on the south side following a Pima County Sheriff’s Department K-9 ...
01:32, 2019-11-07

Helicopter reveals rooftop marijuana plantations while filming Vuelta • Local force confiscated some 40 plants at abandoned site• Guardia Civil posted footage of illegal plots on social mediaPolice in Catalonia seized a...
13:48, 2019-09-04

Need Etiquette Tips for Cannabis? For Starters, Don’t Call It ‘Marijuana’ or ‘Weed.’ In “Higher Etiquette,” Lizzie Post — the great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post — argues that it’s time for cannabis to move, in the public imaginat...
19:52, 2019-07-08

The Transportation Security Administration is now allowing some forms of marijuana on flights The Transportation Security Administration is now allowing some forms of marijuana on flights. New regulation allows for FDA-approved medical marijua...
07:48, 2019-05-29

Company will pay you $3K a month to smoke weed, test marijuana products Dream of being a professional pothead? This unique gig will send your career up in smoke. New York-based online magazine American Marijuana is lookin...
20:24, 2019-11-20

State lawmakers make last-minute push to legalize marijuana ALBANY — State lawmakers are making a last-minute push to legalize recreational pot before the official end of the legislative session on June 19. A ...
05:36, 2019-06-16

Weaker-than-expected marijuana sales ding California budget LOS ANGELES (AP) — California is paying a price for the shaky rollout of its legal marijuana market. State budget documents released Thursday show th...
01:28, 2019-05-10

Researchers defend controversial study investigating marijuana use during pregnancy University of Washington scientists in Seattle are seeking clearer answers in a new study investigating the effects of pot use during pregnancy on in...
22:16, 2019-08-08

Oregon, awash in marijuana, takes steps to curb production SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is awash in pot, glutted with so much legal weed that if growing were to stop today, it could take more than six years by o...
23:04, 2019-05-30

Thailand unveils first batch of medical marijuana for hospital distribution Thailand delivered 4,500 bottles of cannabis oil to treat hospital patients on Wednesday, its first official use of marijuana for medical purposes si...
13:04, 2019-08-07

I ate marijuana edibles, and it eased my parental burnout and guilt about being a single dad Getty Nicholas Powers, a single dad who shuttles his son on four trains to his co-parent, was experiencing burnout. Parental burnout, a recognized co...
21:24, 2019-12-11

Study links parental use of marijuana to abuse of drugs by children Roughly one in 10 parents in the U.S. uses marijuana. A new study suggests partaking in the drug increases the risk that their kids may later abuse s...
17:08, 2019-11-22

Man under influence of synthetic marijuana chased strangers with knives: cops DOVER, Del. — Police in Delaware say a man armed with knives chased people around a store while he was allegedly under the influence of synthetic mar...
13:32, 2019-10-16

Feds say opioid addiction treatment funds can’t be used for medical marijuana The U.S. government is barring federal dollars meant for opioid addiction treatment to be used on medical marijuana. The move is aimed at states that...
21:32, 2019-11-22

Judge seals arrest records for over 300 low-level marijuana offenders Hundreds of low-level Manhattan pot offenders will have their arrest records sealed under a judge’s ruling, officials announced Monday. The ruling ca...
22:04, 2019-08-12

Firearms, fentanyl, marijuana and LSD seized from Pima County home Courtesy: Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department seized several firearms and drugs in connection to a...
00:16, 2019-05-11

More than half of Wisconsin vaping samples tested by FDA contain marijuana ingredient Vaping product samples from Wisconsin linked to a rash of serious lung injuries tested by U.S. health regulators showed that more than half contained...
18:44, 2019-10-17

Chris Long reveals longtime marijuana use, how he beat NFL tests Chris Long experienced the NFL zenith, winning Super Bowl LI with the Patriots and Super Bowl LII with the Eagles. Those weren’t his only highs...
00:00, 2019-05-23

Vaping illness outbreak could lead to marijuana legalization, Tilray CEO says "One could argue this vaping crisis could lead to more legalization," Tilray CEO Brendan Kennedy tells CNBC....
00:52, 2019-11-13

Nets star D’Angelo Russell busted with marijuana at airport Trying to leave New York after his first All-Star season, Nets guard D’Angelo Russell was caught with marijuana in his checked baggage while fl...
22:08, 2019-05-02

Illinois governor plans to sign recreational marijuana bill SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker plans to make Illinois the nation’s 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana use. The Democrat...
06:00, 2019-06-25

Woman named Marijuana Pepsi refused to change her name — now she’s a doctor That’s Doctor Marijuana Pepsi to you. A Wisconsin woman with the real given name Marijuana Pepsi Vandyck earned a doctorate degree last month, ...
05:44, 2019-06-20

Willie Nelson says that marijuana ‘saved my life’ Outlaw country great Willie Nelson goes deep on cannabis in a new interview with Rolling Stone.        ...
15:00, 2019-05-03

Dairy Queen employee fired over marijuana cake mix-up: ‘It’s not funny to me’ The funny “Moana” marijuana cake mix-up that went viral earlier this week didn’t leave everyone laughing....
15:40, 2019-07-12

Oro Valley man arrested with guns, cocaine, marijuana, THS infused edibles and oil TUCSON – An Oro Valley man was taken into custody after Oro Valley Police Department seized a large amount of drugs and firearms while serving ...
01:28, 2019-05-04

The highs and lows the marijuana industry will face with flavored weed Pot is about to become more than just the garden variety. Even Cheech and Chong won’t be able to recognize it before long. And depending on your poin...
04:44, 2019-09-26

Georgia woman fired by Dairy Queen after marijuana cake mix-up The funny “Moana” marijuana cake mix-up that went viral earlier this week didn’t leave everyone laughing. Cassandra Walker, the Georgia Dairy Queen e...
18:44, 2019-07-12

Rising rates of marijuana use among pregnant women spark concern (Reuters Health) - Increasing numbers of pregnant women are using marijuana in the U.S. and that may result in issues for their babies, two new studi...
00:44, 2019-06-21

Micronutrient may prevent birth defects linked to marijuana use, study says Pregnant women who smoke marijuana put their unborn child at serious risk for developmental impairment later in life. However, researchers may have u...
18:08, 2019-07-31

Banned in Boston: Without vaping, medical marijuana patients must adapt In the first few days of the four-month ban on all vaping products in Massachusetts, Laura Lee Medeiros, a medical marijuana patient, began to worry....
21:00, 2019-10-01

NYPD school safety officer busted with marijuana, $17K in cash An NYPD School Safety officer busted with three pounds of weed and more than $17,000 in cash — and another $2,300 in fake currency — was ...
22:40, 2019-09-15

Women are using marijuana to cope with pregnancy symptoms like nausea even though the FDA warns against it On October 16, the US Food and Drug Administration issued a statement about the dangers of using CBD and THC, two of the main compounds found in cann...
18:28, 2019-10-29

Rise in marijuana use among pregnant women linked to premature births As cannabis use continues to become more and more mainstream, medical science is (finally) ramping up research to see how the still-illegal-in-New Yo...
17:04, 2019-06-24

Authorities raid Long Island marijuana grow houses Federal and local authorities raided two marijuana grow houses on Long Island Wednesday as part of an ongoing operation in the area, a law enforcemen...
19:20, 2019-06-05

Mom accused of trying drown kids at homeless shelter blames ‘bad marijuana’ A woman who claimed to be on “bad marijuana” tried to drown her young children in a bathtub at an East Harlem homeless shelter because sh...
20:16, 2019-06-05

Vegas city officials approve marijuana consumption lounges LAS VEGAS (AP) — Legal marijuana smokers will soon be able to find lounges where they can light up in Las Vegas — but not in casinos, or in places se...
12:28, 2019-05-02

Pennsylvania student advertised marijuana with dorm fliers: cops A Pennsylvania college student allegedly ran a marijuana-dealing operation out of his dorm room — and promoted the illicit venture through home...
19:44, 2019-10-10

Four tons of marijuana hidden underneath jalapeños seized at border That’s some spicy pot. Border patrol officers at a port of entry in San Diego discovered nearly four tons of marijuana hidden beneath a shipmen...
06:48, 2019-08-19

Cirque du Soleil founder held in Tahiti in marijuana case The founder of Cirque du Soleil has been detained in French Polynesia in a drug-trafficking investigation...
00:08, 2019-11-14

I use medical marijuana to treat my insomnia, and the first time I tried it went terribly wrong Matilde Campodonico/AP I'm not an avid pot smoker, but tried medical marijuana to treat my insomnia. Despite taking less than a full dosage, I had a...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Mexican Senate set to pass bill to legalize marijuana in next few days Mexico's Senate will vote for a bill to fully legalize marijuana in the next few days, a key lawmaker told Reuters, marking a major step toward chang...
22:40, 2019-10-15

Biden Says He Doesn't Support Legalizing Marijuana as Congress Legalizes It Former vice president Joe Biden still opposes legalizing marijuana, claiming that it could be a gateway drug....
22:52, 2019-11-18

40% of Canadian marijuana users bought it illegally even after legalization: StatCan The latest Statistics Canada report says in April, May and June, 4.9 million Canadians over the age of 15 consumed marijuana....
22:16, 2019-08-15

Marijuana, Reefer, Weed: How Language Keeps Evolving for the Devil’s Lettuce As long as people have smoked the plant, they’ve debated what to call it. And now marketers for the legal marijuana industry want everyone to say “ca...
11:40, 2019-07-04

High-flying marijuana vapes take hit amid health scare PORTLAND, Ore. — Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the legal marijuana industry, have taken a hit from consumers as public heal...
19:48, 2019-09-26

McDonald’s sweet tea came with marijuana inside, South Carolina man claims A South Carolina man says he went to McDonald’s for a sweet tea, and he got more than he asked for....
04:44, 2019-11-08

Inspite Of Hogging On Munchies, Marijuana Users May Weigh Less: Study It's a known fact that smoking marijuana leads to a sudden and untimely shoot in hunger pangs....
13:56, 2019-04-20

Surgeon General warns against marijuana use among pregnant women, teens The surgeon general warned pregnant women and teens today that smoking marijuana can lead to dangerous health outcomes....
22:48, 2019-08-29

The Founder of Cirque du Soleil Has Been Detained in a Marijuana Case in Tahiti (PARIS) — The founder of world-renowned circus Cirque du Soleil has been detained in French Polynesia in a drug-trafficking investigation. A Fr...
07:48, 2019-11-14

Patrick Schwarzenegger says dad Arnold convinced him to stop smoking marijuana Four years ago, Patrick Schwarzenegger received some life-changing advice from his father, Arnold. The “Long Road Home” actor, 25, shared an Instagra...
21:56, 2019-04-22

NYC schools investigator arrested for drunk driving following marijuana complaint A NYC schools investigator was arrested on charges of drunken driving less than two months after a complaint was sent to Chancellor Richard Carranza ...
02:24, 2019-06-09

Ben & Jerrys push Congress to expunge prior marijuana convictions The famous Vermont ice cream company Ben and Jerry's has created a petition, calling on Congress to expunge prior marijuana convictions and provide p...
16:56, 2019-04-21

Tests show bootleg marijuana vapes tainted with hydrogen cyanide NBC News commissioned laboratory tests of marijuana vapes that found a pesticide linked to hydrogen cyanide in 10 out of the 10 unregulated cartridge...
17:32, 2019-09-27

Irate man calls police, claims cops ‘stole’ his marijuana: audio Sergeant, where’s my weed?! A dazed and confused Ohio man called cops in Sharonville to complain that two officers “stole” a small amount of potent m...
17:48, 2019-09-05

Baker confuses woman’s ‘Moana’ birthday cake request for 'marijuana' A Georgia woman was surprised when her birthday cake had a much more adult theme than she anticipated....
23:16, 2019-07-10

Free agent Alex Collins suspended three games by NFL for marijuana possession Collins, the former Ravens running back, was charged with possession of marijuana in March...
18:16, 2019-11-01

Marijuana use could double stroke risk in young adults, study suggests Those who used cannabis at least 10 days out of the mont were nearly two and a half times more likely to have a stroke than non-users, according to r...
19:56, 2019-11-20

Meghan Markle's nephew names new marijuana strain after baby Archie Remember “Markle Sparkle,” the marijuana inspired by the Duchess of Sussex? Meghan Markle‘s pot-growing nephew now says the brand has made him so ric...
14:44, 2019-09-16

Impostor marijuana vapes flood California as health crisis expands Deceptive rip-off marijuana vapes on the streets of California could be linked to the emerging public health crisis of vaping-related deaths, accordi...
23:32, 2019-09-17

Coast Guard shows off $377M worth of seized cocaine, marijuana About 28,000 pounds of cocaine and 11,000 pounds of marijuana worth a total of more than $377 million were seized by the US Coast Guard during 18 int...
19:44, 2019-10-30

Ohio medical marijuana company recalls THC 'drops' over contamination concerns An Ohio medical marijuana company has issued a voluntary recall of one of its products over contamination concerns. ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Nadler, Harris to introduce bill decriminalizing pot, expunge marijuana convictions The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act would remove pot from the Controlled Substances Act....
15:32, 2019-07-23

Colorado dogs getting marijuana toxicity from human poop at hiking trails A Colorado veterinarian said dogs in the Aspen area are being brought in with marijuana toxicity after getting high from eating human poop at trails ...
17:08, 2019-07-12

Whitney Cummings shared topless photo after smoking marijuana: 'It was my own fault' Whitney Cummings is opening up about the time she accidentally exposed her nipple on Instagram....
18:52, 2019-11-22

Cory Booker says he thought Joe Biden was 'high' when he said marijuana shouldn't be legalized Screenshot via MSNBC Sen. Cory Booker went after former Vice President Joe Biden during the fifth Democratic debate on Wednesday night over Biden's o...
05:28, 2019-11-21

Marijuana stocks have dominated the Toronto Stock Exchange for the last 3 years. Here are the top 10 performers. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante The Toronto Stock Exchange released a ranking of the top 30 performers over the last three years on Thursday. Two of the t...
00:08, 2019-09-27

Woman beat wife with bedpost for putting marijuana in washer: cops A Louisiana woman allegedly flew into a rage after learning her wife had accidentally tossed their marijuana in the washing machine — prompting her t...
17:36, 2019-05-28

PCSD busts marijuana grow operation in west side business TUCSON – A search warrant served at west side business led Pima County Sheriff’s Department to a marijuana grow operation on Tuesday. Deputies with P...
19:04, 2019-06-27

Chicago’s Top Prosecutor Tosses Out More Than 1,000 Marijuana Convictions Ahead of State Legalization Law Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx took the first step toward wiping more than 1,000 marijuana convictions off the books, appearing at a court hea...
17:04, 2019-12-13

N.L. Marijuana Party hopeful misses nomination deadline over paperwork confusion Brendan Quinlan of Holyrood, N.L., says he believes the odds are stacked against inexperienced candidates with little financial and volunteer support...
18:56, 2019-10-04

Pregnant women who smoke marijuana daily may have delayed fetal growth Hollis Johnson/Samantha Lee/INSIDER An increasing number of women are using marijuana to cope with pregnancy symptoms like nausea, but there's now ev...
16:16, 2019-12-05

NBC News' Tom Brokaw says politics, medical marijuana help distract from cancer: report SurvivorNet went to see the long time NBC News journalist to talk about his experience with cancer and how he’s learned to live with it in the years ...
13:00, 2019-07-03

Many Marijuana Users Turn to the Drug for a Surprising Reason: Workout Fuel Most Americans don’t get anywhere near enough exercise — for all kinds of reasons. Some researchers have wondered whether a rise in the u...
21:36, 2019-05-07

A woman got the incurable condition 'cobalt lung' after vaping marijuana for just 6 months AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer A woman has the first-known case of "cobalt lung" from a marijuana vape, according to a new case study. The 49-year-old w...
19:32, 2019-12-05

Mexico's top court demands regulation on medical marijuana after long delays Mexico's supreme court ordered the health ministry on Wednesday to issue regulation within six months on medical marijuana use, saying its failure to...
08:16, 2019-08-15

‘This Ain’t Your Mother’s Marijuana.’ Federal Health Officials Issue National Warning on Pot (WASHINGTON) — Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more sta...
00:16, 2019-08-30

'I’m not on it tonight': Bernie Sanders insists he’s not 'on' medical marijuana at Democratic debate John Minchillo/AP Images Sen. Bernie Sanders joked that he wasn't "on" marijuana when asked about his health during Tuesday night's Democratic debate...
05:00, 2019-10-16

Surgeon general warns pregnant women, teens about marijuana risks Concerned that pregnant women and young people are becoming more likely to use marijuana, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Thursday sounded a “na...
19:04, 2019-08-29

Jeffree Star had a marijuana-themed birthday party to celebrate turning 34 Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images Jeffree Star celebrated his 34th birthday on Friday with a marijuana-themed party. The party was decorated with rose bou...
17:28, 2019-11-18

New advisory warns of dangers posed to pregnant women, children by marijuana (NBC News)  The U.S. Surgeon General has issued new warnings targeting the use of marijuana and electronic cigarettes. The new health advisory from...
15:44, 2019-08-30

Grandfather accidentally brings cake laced with marijuana to nurses as a 'thank you' gift A grandfather trying to say thanks to a group of nurses accidentally took the term “baking a cake” a little too literally....
18:48, 2019-07-07

Major marijuana trafficker charged with murder-for-hire plot: feds PORTLAND, Ore. — U.S. prosecutors said Monday they have charged an Oregon drug smuggler in what they described as a sordid murder-for-hire plot that ...
10:08, 2019-08-27

'It almost killed me': Willie Nelson quits smoking marijuana for health reasons Willie Nelson, a country legend and marijuana legalization activist, says he has quit smoking because "it almost killed" him.     ...
17:32, 2019-12-04

Brazil approves medical marijuana rules, blocks cannabis cultivation Brazilian pharmaceutical regulator Anvisa on Tuesday approved regulations for the roll-out of medicinal cannabis-based products but in a separate vot...
21:44, 2019-12-03

Willie Nelson tells Jimmy Fallon, "Marijuana saved my life" In addition to being Willie Nelson, Willie Nelson has long been the most out-front celebrity champion of recreational marijuana ever. (Sorry Seth Rog...
12:56, 2019-06-19

Luggage from Juice WRLD's plane contained 41 bags of suspected marijuana, police say Police investigating the sudden death of rapper and singer Juice WRLD say they found 41 bags of a substance suspected to be marijuana and bottles of ...
16:36, 2019-12-10

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn't curb opioid overdose deaths, study says Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanfo...
22:44, 2019-06-10

Willie Nelson has quit smoking marijuana for health reasons: 'I have abused my lungs' Country music outlaw and marijuana lover Willie Nelson has quit smoking the drug for health reasons.        ...
07:12, 2019-12-04

'This ain't your mother's marijuana': Surgeon general urges teens and pregnant women to stay away from pot Surgeon General Jerome Adams warned adolescents and pregnant women Thursday that no amount of marijuana was safe and that versions of the drug circul...
18:00, 2019-08-29

Colorado signs bill allowing doctors to recommend medical marijuana instead of opioids Colorado is trying to help limit the opioid crisis by allowing doctors to recommend medical marijuana for any condition their patients are being pres...
01:32, 2019-05-26

Democrats face recriminations as marijuana banking bill splits legalization groups The imminent House passage of historic legislation to allow banks to serve marijuana businesses is splitting marijuana advocates, some of whom argue ...
19:40, 2019-09-25

The Cannabis Debate: The Merrill Lynch venture capitalist turned marijuana millionaire On day two of our exclusive investigation, David Cohen travels to America's 'Mile-High City' where the drug is legal...
13:12, 2019-07-02

‘Russian roulette’: Investigation finds CBD products spiked with illegal synthetic marijuana The vapor that Jay Jenkins inhaled didn’t relax him. After two puffs, he ended up in a coma....
17:28, 2019-09-17

Marijuana use among baby boomers rose tenfold over decade as seniors use pot for medical ailments Cannabis use in older U.S. adults is rising, but many baby boomers are reporting difficulties attaining it, according to a recent study....
18:56, 2019-06-07

Teens, pregnant women urged not to smoke pot by surgeon general: 'This ain't your mother's marijuana' Countering the opioid epidemic is a top issue for the White House, but marijuana had not gotten such high-level attention....
19:44, 2019-08-29

Brazil approves medical marijuana, as Latin America drug taboo softens Brazil has approved medicinal cannabis-based products, the country's pharmaceutical regulator Anvisa said on Tuesday, becoming the latest drug-ravage...
18:36, 2019-12-03

Joe Biden is still questioning if marijuana is a gateway drug, even though research doesn't support the idea Associated Press/John Locher Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic hopeful Joe Biden said his questions over marijuana's reputation as a gateway ...
22:04, 2019-11-17

NFL, NFLPA will reportedly study marijuana as potential pain-management tool for players Any and all marijuana use is currently prohibited by the NFL, with suspension as punishment...
00:28, 2019-05-21

Ohio cops search for convicted sex offender with marijuana leaf tattoo on his face This dope shouldn’t be hard to find. Ohio police are on the hunt for a convicted sex offender with a tattoo of a marijuana leaf plastered on his fore...
16:32, 2019-12-05

Surgeon General Warns Pregnant Women and Teenagers Not to Smoke or Vape Marijuana Dr. Jerome Adams, the surgeon general, said they may be unaware of the health hazards posed by new, professionally grown marijuana crops....
18:00, 2019-08-29

Marijuana vape sales dive amid mysterious vaping-related deaths The vaping crisis is a real buzzkill. Sales of marijuana vape products are down as much as 60% in some states — following a string of mysteriou...
06:40, 2019-09-27

Additive in Marijuana Vaping Products Linked to Mysterious — and Sometimes Deadly — Lung Illness A mysterious and sometimes deadly lung illness linked to vaping may be tied to vitamin E additives in some marijuana products, federal authorities s...
03:08, 2019-09-06

Nadler, Harris to introduce bill decriminalizing pot, expunge prior marijuana convictions Called the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, the bill would remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and require pri...
12:16, 2019-07-23

These states officially have the most fun WalletHub weighed 26 different metrics to figure out which states offer visitors the most fun.       ...
15:16, 2019-06-11

Buster-Ass Authorities Continue To Give A Shit About Marijuana Possession, Bust D'Angelo Russell Nets All-Star point guard D’Angelo Russell was cited for marijuana possession Thursday when security types at LaGuardia Airport in New York discovere...
02:32, 2019-05-03

Onetime marijuana high-flyer Canopy Growth tanks 17% after bigger than expected loss CEO Mark Zekulin says the quarter has been challenging for the Canadian cannabis sector broadly due to slower-than-expected expansion on marijuana re...
19:04, 2019-11-14

Brad Pitt says he turned to marijuana, hiding from public amid immense fame in 1990s Brad Pitt admitted that the pressures of his immense fame in the 1990s caused him to turn to marijuana and seclusion in order to cope....
21:28, 2019-12-10

Poison control centers see surge in calls about kids eating marijuana-infused treats Calls to poison control centers about small children getting a hold of marijuana-infused sweets like chocolates, gummies, and brownies have increased...
21:12, 2019-09-19

Republicans wary of regulating vaping to address spike in injuries tied to marijuana products Republicans are wary of Democratic efforts to regulate e-cigarette makers, arguing that the spike in vaping-related deaths is caused by illegal produ...
19:16, 2019-10-17

Democrat Candidates Talk Memes and Marijuana in Mock Saturday Night Live Debate Saturday Night Live held a mock debate on Saturday, which featured a number of special guests playing Democratic candidates. Maya Rudolph’s Sen...
17:16, 2019-11-24

Is Vaping Marijuana Safe? Deaths and Lung Disease Linked to E-Cigs Call That Into Question Vaping THC may be behind many of the serious lung diseases that have been tied to e-cigarette use––raising concerns about an increasingly...
22:24, 2019-09-06

The US is zeroing in on marijuana vapes as it investigates a spate of mysterious illnesses and deaths tied to vaping Reuters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new information on the ongoing investigation into illnesses and deaths tied to...
19:56, 2019-09-27

Israel, Russia, and the US are in a diplomatic standoff over a 26-year-old woman smuggling 9 and a half grams of marijuana Facebook/#WeWantNaama, Mark Thiessen/APImages A 26-year-old American-Israeli woman who was arrested at a Moscow airport with nine and a half grams of...
17:40, 2019-10-19

Check out which states officially have the most fun WalletHub weighed 26 different metrics to figure our which states offer the most fun.       ...
11:28, 2019-06-11

US officials want 'El Chapo' to forfeit $12.7 billion for trafficked cocaine, marijuana and heroin, a figure his attorney says is 'insane' AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File US officials want $12.7 billion from notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. The figure relates to m...
12:12, 2019-07-06

Vitamin E acetate in marijuana vaping devices possibly linked to deadly lung illnesses, officials say New York health officials this week announced they are investigating the compound vitamin E acetate as a possible cause of the vaping-associated lung...
19:52, 2019-09-06

2020 candidate Seth Moulton says he'd legalize marijuana and boost mental health care for veterans Samantha Lee 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton, a US Marine Corps veteran, joined Business Insider Today for a town hall. Moulton ...
22:56, 2019-06-19

High ambitions: Uruguay cannabis firm targets booming global market for medical marijuana In a white, sterilized laboratory on the outskirts of Uruguayan capital Montevideo, biochemist Javier Varela and his team are carefully cultivating p...
11:24, 2019-10-02

Heat guard Dion Waiters missed game vs. Lakers with panic attack, reportedly caused by marijuana edibles Waiters suffered the attack on the team's flight from Phoenix to Los Angeles after their game vs. the Suns on Thursday...
04:40, 2019-11-10

All the unusual investments WeWork's cofounder Adam Neumann has made, from a medical marijuana provider to a wave pool maker Fortune Brainstorm WeWork, the workspace-sharing company, decided last week to delay its initial public offering until later this year at the earlie...
00:40, 2019-09-25

Huawei launches a new legal challenge against US ban The Chinese company filed the case after it was labelled as a security threat by Washington....
06:32, 2019-12-05

Ferrari wants the FIA to clarity that its F1 engine is legal Ferrari says it would welcome a clarification from the FIA on the legality of its Formula 1 engine, after admitting it has become "annoyed" by recent...
17:20, 2019-11-02

Ferrari wants the FIA to clarify that its F1 engine is legal Ferrari says it would welcome a clarification from the FIA on the legality of its Formula 1 engine, after admitting it has become "annoyed" by recent...
21:24, 2019-11-02

New California law makes it legal to eat roadkill The “roadkill bill” which goes into effect in 2022, will allow people to salvage and eat animals they unintentionally hit or find on the road in the ...
21:16, 2019-10-17

Brabham Wants Its Next Car to be Street Legal and Cost Less The Brabham name came back to the fore a couple of years ago with the announcement of the BT62, an exceedingly fast track car with a huge $1.3 millio...
02:56, 2019-05-29

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Days after Uber began selling stock, the National Labor Relations Board’s top lawyer gave the company a huge gift. In an advice memo, the general co...
20:44, 2019-05-20

14 animals that are surprisingly legal to own as pets in the US Artyom Geodakyan / Contributor / Getty Images Celebrities from Michael Jackson to Salvador Dali have popularized the idea of owning exotic animals as...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Huawei launches new legal challenge against US ban The Chinese company filed the case after it was labelled as a security threat by Washington....
09:00, 2019-12-05

The Legal System Is a Financial Market Harvard University is investing money in an outside firm that funds promising lawsuits, then takes a cut of the winnings. This strategy is spectacula...
18:44, 2019-06-26

Has legal cannabis killed the bong? Under cannabis prohibition, nothing signified one’s love of the plant more than bongs – but health-conscious users who prefer to vape don’t have much...
08:16, 2019-05-27

Some CBD extracts are totally legal, DEA confirms Enlarge / A marijuana leaf. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) The US Drug Enforcement Administration cleared the air around cannabis Monday, reaffirming ...
00:36, 2019-08-27

4 Your Health: Study concludes medical marijuana not effective treatment for mental health (NBC News)- Anti-inflammatory medications could help treat depression, according to a new study from Australia. It showed anti-inflammatories, like i...
19:16, 2019-10-29

Quebec raises legal consumption age for cannabis to 21 New law, which goes into effect 1 January, is intended to ‘protect’ teens and their developing brains, said junior health ministerThe day cannabis wa...
19:20, 2019-10-30

Will the UK use a legal loophole to hit government climate targets? Ministers have controversially agreed to count historical carbon cuts against future climate change targets, which the UK is set to miss...
16:20, 2019-06-04

In Washington, it’s now legal to compost your body after death Enlarge / Mockup of a future Recompose facility. (credit: MOLT Studios) This week, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed a bill to allow the compos...
19:44, 2019-05-26

France will not back down on digital tax despite US legal threats Finance minister hopes to agree global action on tech giants at G7 meeting this weekFrance will not back down in the face of US threats of legal acti...
00:24, 2019-07-17

Voluntary euthanasia becomes legal in Australian state CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Voluntary euthanasia has become legal in an Australian state more than 20 years after the country repealed the world’...
06:04, 2019-06-19

From eco benefits to legal status: everything you need to know about wearing hemp Forget rigid, dust-coloured sacks – an increasing number of fashion brands are incorporating ‘marijuana’s cousin’ into their designs thanks to its su...
13:28, 2019-10-02

Fastest street-legal cars of the decade Bugatti recently broke the world record for the fastest supercar with a top speed of 304.77 mph in the Bugatti Chiron. As we take a look at the past ...
15:20, 2019-11-07

EU launches legal action against UK for failing to name new commissioner The EU is launching legal action against the UK for failing to name a representative for the new European Commission....
19:36, 2019-11-14

Hundreds tie knot on first day same-sex marriage becomes legal in Taiwan Hundreds of same-sex couples in Taiwan have rushed to get married after a landmark decision to legalise same-sex marriage took effect....
17:08, 2019-05-24

GamesBeat Decides 121: Under legal threat, Nintendo does what’s right On the latest GamesBeat Decides, all it takes to make Nintendo act is a class-action lawsuit. And siding against Marina in Splatoon 2 makes Mike mad....
01:12, 2019-07-27

Bury consider legal action against EFL over club’s expulsion • Club say EFL ignored deadline to explain its decision• Bury insist three viable bids arrived before TuesdayRepresentatives of Bury are considering ...
20:24, 2019-08-30

Who started using legal weed? (Don’t look at teens — look at their parents) Middle-aged men increased their cannabis use after legalization more than any other demographic group. In second place: middle-aged women....
17:48, 2019-06-27

E-cigarette makers' push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation l...
09:08, 2019-09-20

US women prepare for future without legal abortion As US states make it ever more difficult to get an abortion, pro-choice activists gear up for court battles. Many are also bracing for a "post-Roe" A...
08:52, 2019-06-20

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Is About To Be Tested On October 23, an arbitrator will sit down in Uber’s New York office and hear arguments in a case that could determine the ride-hail giant’s future. ...
20:36, 2019-09-19

Uncertain ‘legal pot’ bill still smoldering in Albany Long-stalled efforts to legalize marijuana in New York state gained new life Tuesday as state Senators signaled progress towards a tentative agreemen...
00:04, 2019-06-19

Refugees in Germany: Legal entry — without asylum Germany is increasingly making use of humanitarian admissions programs as part of its refugee policy, meaning orderly entry for migrants rather than ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Missouri may become only U.S. state with no legal abortion provider Missouri is poised this week to become the only U.S. state without access to legal abortions as public health officials may refuse to renew the licen...
01:16, 2019-05-29

Here’s the ‘unsavory,’ legal way rich Ill. teens are getting college aid Wealthy parents have found a new, totally legal trick to game the college admissions system — transferring guardianship of their teens to relatives o...
23:24, 2019-07-30

US judge says Trump impeachment inquiry legal The court ruling came in an order demanding the Justice Department provide the House blacked out evidence from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russi...
03:24, 2019-10-26

Pakistani PM threatens legal action against tax evaders ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister says tax evaders who fail to declare their wealth and pay taxes will face legal action. Imran Khan d...
09:04, 2019-06-10

Neymar revisits Barcelona, but only for a legal dispute "Barcelona spent much of the close season trying to bring Neymar back to the club two years after he left to join Paris St Germain but on Friday the ...
22:36, 2019-09-27

Legal Q&A: Will knotweed strangle my plans to sell? I am selling my house that is in the process of being treated for Japanese knotweed, will this affect potential buyers getting a mortgage?...
13:08, 2019-05-17

Owners of DQ’d Derby winner considering legal options The owners of disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security are evaluating their legal options after an appeal of the decision was denied by th...
23:56, 2019-05-09

2020 could see an end to safe, legal abortion anywhere in America It’s more crucial than ever to have a president in office who won’t just pay the usual lip service to women’s rightsHelp us cover the critical issues...
10:20, 2019-11-18

21 Savage donates $25K for legal aid for detained immigrants ATLANTA (AP) — Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him whil...
04:24, 2019-06-15

Legal Q&A: could we get a buy-to-let mortgage in order to buy my father-in-law somewhere to live? My parents are separating and my father-in-law has asked if we can buy him somewhere to live. Could we get a buy-to-let mortgage in order to this?...
12:12, 2019-08-06

21 Savage donates $25G for legal aid for detained immigrants Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him while he was in fed...
18:04, 2019-06-16

Matt Gaetz Is In Mounting Legal Trouble Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz—a racist, conspiracy theory spreading, maniac—spent the bulk of his Wednesday morning ranting and raving during a ...
20:48, 2019-05-08

The rights to Ms. Pac-Man are caught up in a messy legal battle Enlarge / This AtGames prototype cabinet is at the heart of a legal battle over the rights to Ms. Pac-Man. (credit: Bandai Namco court filing) The ...
18:36, 2019-09-27

Legal clampdown on unruly airplane passengers From January 2020, newly ratified legislation will seek to curb the issue of unruly airplane passenger behavior -- or at least punish wrongdoers and ...
19:36, 2019-12-03

EU and UK struggle to nail down Brexit legal text Negotiating teams are aiming to hammer out the legal text of a Brexit deal ahead of the bloc's summit of leaders. Any potential deal they reach faces...
12:04, 2019-10-16

AP analysis: Medical pot takes hit when weed legal for all PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Associated Press analysis has found existing medical marijuana programs take a hit when states legalize cannabis for all adu...
07:44, 2019-06-11

Weed 101: What British Columbians need to know now that edibles are legal Curious about edibles? From what's now legal to how and when you'll actually be able to buy it, we've got you covered....
01:24, 2019-10-18

Smoking marijuana may heighten risk of risk of stroke, arrhythmia in young adults, experts warn Young people who use cannabis frequently are more than twice as likely to have a stroke as non-users, according to a new study presented at American ...
04:44, 2019-11-20

2019's top dog and cat names revealed in annual study; Marvel and marijuana-inspired names gaining traction It’s time to start thinking out-of-the-box when it comes to naming our dogs, cats and probably our ferrets....
12:04, 2019-12-08

Willie Nelson Says He’s Quit Smoking – But Hasn’t Quit Marijuana (SAN ANTONIO) — Willie Nelson may have given up smoking, but he hasn’t stopped using marijuana. While in San Antonio last week for two pe...
16:40, 2019-12-05

Meghan kept copy of letter to father at centre of legal row Duchess of Sussex is suing Mail on Sunday for copyright infringement and invasion of privacyMeghan, the Duchess of Sussex, kept a copy of a highly pe...
19:08, 2019-10-17

Meek Mill's 12-Year Legal Battle Has Finally Come to An End Meek Mill is no longer on probation after pleading guilty to possessing a firearm without a license. The 32-year-old Philadelphia rapper appeared i...
18:48, 2019-08-27

Huawei Ramps Up U.S. Legal Challenge, With the Media in Mind The Chinese telecommunications giant has filed for summary judgment against the White House as it challenges limits against it via the courts and pub...
07:28, 2019-05-29

Unmarked buildings, quiet legal help for accused priests DRYDEN, Mich. — The visiting priests arrived discreetly, day and night. Stripped of their collars and cassocks, they went unnoticed in this tiny Midw...
22:36, 2019-07-29

EU legal expert criticizes Polish justice independence BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union justice official says a newly created disciplinary body at Poland’s supreme court is not up to EU legal st...
16:20, 2019-06-27

‘Stay off Tom’: Refs warned Dolphins on legal Brady hit As if Tom Brady needs the extra help. During the Patriots’ beatdown of the Dolphins last week, an official warned Miami linebacker Raekwon McMi...
16:20, 2019-09-19

How legal weed turned Thanksgiving into a high holiday Parents and their adult children might begin passing more than mashed potatoes and stuffing around the table....
14:56, 2019-11-26

'It's not legal': UN stands by as Turkey deports vulnerable Syrians Government pressure leaves agency silent despite claims of forced returns of LGBT refugees and others under police crackdown When summer began, Ward’...
10:52, 2019-08-23

Legal document alleges EU migrant ‘crimes against humanity’ PARIS (AP) — More than 40,000 people have been intercepted in the Mediterranean and taken to detention camps and torture houses under a European migr...
02:40, 2019-06-03

U.S. to raise legal vaping age to 21 as investigation into illness has ‘breakthrough’ U.S. officials say they've made a "breakthrough" in identifying a possible cause of vaping-related illnesses....
20:24, 2019-11-08

CBD oil: What is cannabis oil, is it legal in the UK and how could it treat pain, anxiety and depression? CBD oil is the must-have product that everyone's raving about - but what is it and can it really improve your health?...
13:36, 2019-12-11

Renault F1's Ricciardo subject to £10m legal claim from ex-advisor Daniel Ricciardo's former advisor is claiming more than £10million over alleged unpaid commissions relating to the Renault Formula 1 driver's contrac...
10:12, 2019-07-22

HUD Could Displace More Than 100,000 Legal Residents and Citizens With New Proposed Rule Stephen Miller will never big people face to match his big-and-tall head, and is determined to take his anger out on the most vulnerable among us. Af...
01:00, 2019-05-12

Hitler's birthplace: Legal battle finally ends Austria's government has ended its long disagreement with the building's owner over compensation. The building is now set to be completely altered fr...
20:48, 2019-08-05

Attorney for pizza guy detained by ICE sues Legal Aid Society A former Legal Aid Society lawyer who helped secure the freedom of a pizza-delivering Ecuadorian immigrant detained by ICE is suing her ex-employers ...
03:16, 2019-10-09

Euthanasia and assisted dying rates are soaring. But where are they legal? It is available in a growing number of countries and jurisdictions – but not the UK, where it remains outlawed“The main difference between euthanasia...
07:44, 2019-07-15

Legal experts: California reporter did not commit crime SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Media law experts say a San Francisco journalist whose home was raided did not commit a crime because it’s not illegal to ...
07:32, 2019-05-23

The Latest: Ill. Senate OKs legal pot after home grow shift SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on action regarding recreational marijuana use (all times local): 7:05 p.m. Restrictions on home cultivation have...
02:24, 2019-05-30

Ex-major leaguer, hospital, reach $5.1M legal settlement BOSTON (AP) — Former major-league pitcher Bobby Jenks has agreed to accept a $5.1 million settlement from Massachusetts General Hospital and a doctor...
15:56, 2019-05-09

R. Kelly doesn’t have freedom, money for this legal battle The difference between R. Kelly’s life in 2002 when he was last charged with child sex-related crimes and his arrest last week on even more serious c...
13:52, 2019-07-18

After legal battle, Caspian Sea finally opens to cruises Tired of the Caribbean? Called at every Mediterranean port? Bored of the Alaskan fjords and the Baltic capitals?...
12:16, 2019-05-31

Verona councillors want legal action against Balotelli for defamation "Verona\u0027s city government has been asked by a group of local councillors to take action against footballer Mario Balotelli after he complained a...
13:52, 2019-11-05

Cuomo: Mobile sports betting could be legal by next month Mobile sports betting could be poised for a 9th-inning win in New York, with Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying Tuesday that state legislators could approve wa...
19:56, 2019-05-28

Stepsister wins legal battle over which parent died first Entitlement to co-owned estate depended on sequence of John and Marjorie Scarle’s deathsAn extraordinary inheritance dispute between two stepsisters ...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Gearbox And Former Lawyer Agree To End Their Bitter Legal Battle The messy legal battle in which Gearbox Software and its CEO Randy Pitchford have been embroiled with the company’s former lawyer Wade Callender for ...
21:40, 2019-10-03

'Rule of Capture' Combines Legal Thriller and Dystopian Sci-Fi Author Christopher Brown's new novel centers on a lawyer struggling to defend political prisoners....
15:40, 2019-10-05

Program on legal, judicial systems offered in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — People who want to know more about Kentucky legal and judicial systems can attend a session this week in Louisville. The Kentu...
11:28, 2019-05-14

Facebook faces legal fight over facial recognition A US court decision means Facebook could face a big damages claim over its use of facial recognition data....
15:08, 2019-08-09

Venezuela's rule of law has crumbled under Maduro, says legal watchdog International Commission of Jurists called on Venezuelan authorities to reinstate democratic institutionsThe rule of law has crumbled in Venezuela un...
17:20, 2019-07-08

Missouri lawyers claim it is legal to discriminate against gay people CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — Lawyers representing St. Louis County are challenging a $20 million verdict in a gay officer’s lawsuit, claiming it is legal to d...
23:16, 2019-11-26

Florida establishes a legal framework for self-driving vehicles Florida governor Ron DeSantis this week signed into law a bill that establishes a legal framework for self-driving vehicles.Read More...
17:12, 2019-06-14

Elizabeth Holmes Confidently Strides Out of Court After Legal Win Elizabeth Holmes appeared in court Wednesday, where she won a request to quickly be granted access to millions of FDA documents in order to pull toge...
16:08, 2019-07-18

White lawyer sues Legal Aid Society for discrimination A white lawyer who worked at the Legal Aid Society for over 20 years says that she was wrongfully labeled a racist by her non-white colleagues —...
01:08, 2019-06-29

Farrow books sells across Australia despite legal threat Ronan Farrow’s new book is being sold in Australia despite threats of defamation lawsuits that the Pulitzer-winning journalist believes led some Aust...
10:08, 2019-10-17

Families in canceled NYC wedding drama end legal feud You may now kiss-off the bride! The years-long legal battle over a canceled big-bucks Manhattan wedding has finally reached a resolution. Bradley Mos...
02:24, 2019-09-29

Viagogo sidesteps legal action with website fixes The secondary ticketing site has improved its communication with customers, the competition watchdog said....
10:12, 2019-09-06

Accused Colts Neck killer is in more legal trouble The New Jersey man already facing four counts of murder for allegedly killing his brother, sister-in-law and their two kids, then torching their Colt...
20:08, 2019-07-16

China may flex legal muscles over Hong Kong BEIJING — Criticism from China’s rubber-stamp parliament of a Hong Kong court decision is raising concerns that Beijing may move to flex its legal mu...
19:52, 2019-11-19

The Oldest Street Legal Car In Germany Has Two Brakes And Two Horns It’s common knowledge that the oldest gasoline-powered internal combustion automobile is a German one, the 1885 Benz Patent-Motorwagen. That’s all gr...
23:08, 2019-11-30

Kim Kardashian is funding a legal team that has freed 17 inmates The reality TV star is bankrolling a legal effort to free prisoners under the new prison reform law....
20:44, 2019-05-07

VW faces Germany's largest-ever legal claim for Dieselgate Proceedings begin on group civil action with more than 400,000 owners reported to be claiming compensation from Volkswagen Proceedings in the largest...
12:32, 2019-09-30

Couples are adding cannabis to their weddings. How to do it in a legal, safe way "People have always enjoyed cannabis at these events, but typically it's in the parking lot or little secret groups going outside," one expert said....
12:08, 2019-10-29

Extinction Rebellion begins legal challenge against protest ban Lawyers for climate group in high court to fight police order stopping London protestsLawyers for Extinction Rebellion are in the high court challeng...
17:40, 2019-10-24

Extinction Rebellion begin legal challenge against protest ban Lawyers for climate group in high court to fight police order stopping London protestsLawyers for Extinction Rebellion are in the high court on Thurs...
14:40, 2019-10-24

Uber faces uphill legal fight against California law Uber's announcement that it would continue to classify its California drivers as contractors despite new state legislation classifying the workers as...
01:20, 2019-09-13

English classes, legal services cut for immigrant kids PHOENIX (AP) — The government has stopped reimbursing some contracted shelters for the cost of teaching immigrant children English-language courses a...
20:24, 2019-06-05

In a Test of Their Power, #MeToo’s Legal Forces Take On McDonald's In newly filed complaints, McDonald’s employees described repeated sexual harassment and then punishment for speaking out....
23:04, 2019-05-21

Vaping illness in US gives Canada pause as legal sales near The serious lung illness affecting hundreds of people in the US who vaped cannabis-based oil is giving Canadian health officials pause as that countr...
21:32, 2019-09-13

What is a flying freehold? Will this affect our legal rights in a property we want to buy? We've seen a mews house we want to buy but part of the hall is over the neighbour's bathroom. How will this affect us buying the house?...
09:08, 2019-05-20

Sex, lies and legal consent: Can deceit turn sex into rape? Can lying about a vasectomy, an STI test or being on the pill make someone guilty of a sexual offence?...
09:01, 2019-09-26

A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social justice NEW YORK (AP) — Questions about marijuana and social justice have played a prominent role this year in several U.S. states’ debates about pot l...
15:44, 2019-05-19

EU legal expert says online defamation enforceable worldwide BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union legal adviser says social media networks like Facebook could be ordered to take down anywhere in the world any t...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Why Airbnb can’t fight legal racial discrimination in China If you’re looking to book an Airbnb in China, like one nice-looking one-bedroom condo in Chengdu with a flat-screen television — you can’t be one of ...
21:08, 2019-05-03

HBO Pushes Back in Michael Jackson Legal Fight Lawyers for HBO said the Jackson estate’s argument that “Leaving Neverland” violated a nondisparagement clause was a “poorly disguised and legally ba...
00:32, 2019-05-07

EU commission urges legal action against Italy over debt BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission is recommending that legal action be taken against the Italy because it failed to respect EU debt rules last ...
13:08, 2019-06-05

Grenfell survivors and relatives launch legal battle in US Dozens of Grenfell survivors and relatives are taking legal action in the US against three firms they blame for the fire....
10:20, 2019-06-10

Fracking protesters 'priced out' of Cuadrilla legal challenge Activists denied costs protection for bid to vary an injunction restricting protests at Lancashire siteAn environmental group has been forced to with...
16:00, 2019-09-01

Marijuana usage among Americans getting higher and higher: study America’s gone to pot, with the number of marijuana smokers spiking dramatically— even in states where it’s illegal — in recent years, a new st...
23:52, 2019-08-05

New York casino takes first legal sports bets since lift on ban And they’re off! Empire State bettors placed their first wagers on pro sports games Tuesday, as legal sports betting got underway more than a year af...
21:40, 2019-07-16

Tupac's love letter to Madonna goes up for auction following legal battle A letter between former lovers Tupac Shakur and Madonna could soon be yours. If you have thousands of dollars to spend, that is....
21:24, 2019-07-11

GOP Sen. Josh Hawley takes aim at Big Tech's legal protection with new bill Sen. Josh Hawley has announced legislation that would remove tech titans’ protection from liability for third-party content on their platforms....
14:36, 2019-06-19

The legal collectives that help German football fans fight their case Match-going fans in Germany used to stand alone against authorities if they had a brush with the law. But with relations between fans and police 'in ...
16:04, 2019-07-19

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the resul...
06:32, 2019-06-14

Kelechi Osemele’s agent makes legal threat in Jets war The war between Kelechi Osemele and the Jets may soon reach another level, with the offensive guard’s agent reportedly threatening to take action aga...
20:40, 2019-10-26

Venezuela's mining arc: a legal veneer for armed groups to plunder Their methods and origins differ, but their hunger for gold drives violence – and any foreign incursion could trigger escalationLate 2016, Nicolás Ma...
14:28, 2019-06-08

'A bleak prospect': why legal weed in Britain may be a pipe dream While public interest is growing, experts say a mix of political and social factors is holding back changeThe legalization of cannabis in the US show...
13:04, 2019-06-10

Johnny Depp settles long legal battle with lawyer The Hollywood star receives an "eight-figure" sum but still "a fraction" of his original demand....
11:28, 2019-10-31

U.S. green groups ramp up legal attacks on federal oil leases U.S. environmental groups fighting fossil-fuel development made headlines years ago with public demonstrations against big pipeline projects includin...
12:36, 2019-06-13

Despite legal change, transgender Canadians still seeing ‘deadnames’ on voter cards Deadnaming transgender and non-binary Canadians not only creates a barrier when accessing basic services, one trans woman says — it could also risk s...
21:20, 2019-10-17

EU asks Italy to better explain debt or face legal action BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe’s economy commissioner is urging Italy to quickly provide any new information it might have to explain its high debt lev...
14:00, 2019-06-12

Factbox: Roe v. Wade at risk: Legal challenges to U.S. abortion rights In recent months, some conservative-leaning U.S. states have taken action to curb abortion rights, the most recent being Missouri, where the state's ...
21:32, 2019-05-29

Mark Norman GoFundMe legal fund could go to veterans’ charities Now that Norman's legal fees are being covered by the government, the goal is to give the funds to a charity or return it to donors....
20:52, 2019-06-27

Trey Gowdy: ‘No idea’ about joining Trump legal team Former Rep. Trey Gowdy on Sunday said he has "no idea" if he would ever join President Donald Trump's legal team, despite Trump saying the South Caro...
19:00, 2019-10-27

Legal pot faces final public hearing test in Maine AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine’s tentative rules about legalized recreational marijuana are up for a key hearing that could represent one of the propos...
07:52, 2019-06-10

Decades old legal battle over golden Buddha statue comes to Manhattan A Filipino locksmith discovered the legendary loot of a Japanese World War II general — including a 3-foot-tall golden Buddha — only to be robbed by ...
04:32, 2019-10-21

Hayden Panettiere Is "Trying to Heal" After Brian Hickerson Legal Drama It's been about a month since a judge ordered Brian Hickerson to stay away from Hayden Panettiere following his arrest for domestic violence. Now, th...
21:12, 2019-06-18

Kelechi Osemele, NFLPA Now Considering Legal Action Against Jets' Doctor The Jets continue to look crueler and dumber in their feud with Kelechi Osemele. The left guard spent weeks begging the team to approve a procedure t...
20:44, 2019-10-26

Hungarian scientists mull legal action over government controls The head of Hungary's oldest scientific institute said it was considering taking legal action to challenge government moves to take more control over...
13:52, 2019-06-12

High Medical Bills Set Up Major Legal Showdown in California Sutter Health, the big hospital group, is accused of abusing its market power to charge higher prices....
20:40, 2019-10-03

If desiring to drive a street-legal version of the Lexus RC F GT3 is wrong, then I don’t want to be If desiring to drive a street-legal version of the Lexus RC F GT3 is wrong, then I don’t want to be right. How great would it be to have a street ver...
04:16, 2019-06-12

Make cannabis legal and cut crime, says Adam Smith think tank A leading think tank today called for cannabis to be sold over the counter in pharmacies — and said legalisation for adult recreational use is a matt...
12:32, 2019-07-09

Rep. Katie Hill threatens legal action over nude photos Attorneys for Rep. Katie Hill on Thursday threatened to bring legal action against a British tabloid for posting what it claims are nude photos of th...
02:32, 2019-10-25

3,000-Year-Old Egyptian God Whips Up A Sand Storm Of Legal Battles On July 4th, Christie’s auction house in London will sell a rare 3,000 years old, , statue of the young pharaoh Tutankhamun’s head, portrayed as the ...
15:12, 2019-06-28

US holds CBD hearing as fans, sellers await legal clarity SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — CBD products are widely available despite confusion around their legal status. Now U.S. regulators are exploring ways to of...
17:04, 2019-05-31

Radical Rapture: first ride in road-legal track weapon This 765kg two-seater packs a 350bhp twin-turbo four-pot, and exploits every inch of its potential. We go for a ride up the hill The Rapture is Rad...
22:40, 2019-07-04

Kesha Suffers Another Legal Setback in Dr. Luke Defamation Lawsuit Kesha is facing yet another setback in her attempt to void her contract with Dr. Luke. The New York Court of Appeals 1st Department confirms to E! Ne...
01:16, 2019-10-11

Judge rules NRA doesn’t have to pay Oliver North’s legal bills The National Rifle Association won a round in its ongoing dispute with former president Oliver North when a judge ruled Thursday the gun group doesn&...
21:16, 2019-10-10

Rudy Giuliani Seems to Think Any Paper You Grab off the Printer Is Legal Document Rudy Giuliani’s brain must be melting as he had not one but two meltdowns in an interview with his hometown favorite network, Fox News. In an intervi...
04:04, 2019-10-07

Daniel Ricciardo and ex-advisor settle £10million legal dispute Renault Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo has settled his legal dispute with former advisor Glenn Beavis, which will avoid the £10million claim needi...
10:28, 2019-10-10

Massive jury award against J&J highlights risks of its legal strategy A jury award that hit Johnson & Johnson with $8 billion in punitive damages for a case involving its anti-psychotic drug Risperdal highlights the ris...
01:04, 2019-10-10

Paralympian Marieke Vervoort dead from legal euthanasia in Belgium Paralympic athlete Marieke Vervoort has ended her life through legal euthanasia in her native Belgium, authorities have confirmed. The Olympic champi...
14:01, 2019-10-23

Supreme Court rejects bid to extend legal protections for gun silencers The Supreme Court rejected a bid to have silencers protected by the Second Amendment in a ruling Monday — just days after one was used in the V...
22:16, 2019-06-10

Trump's fast-tracking of oil pipelines hits legal roadblocks The Trump administration's effort to cut red tape and speed up major energy projects has backfired in the case of the three biggest U.S. pipelines no...
13:16, 2019-10-09

A legal bid to force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit has failed Getty Scottish judges dismiss a legal bid to force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit. Campaigners wanted the Court of Session to make the prime minister ...
15:04, 2019-10-07

Trump firm 'refusing to pay' legal bill for windfarm case Scottish government says US president’s company has not accepted bill of tens of thousands of poundsDonald Trump’s family firm is refusing to accept ...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Dutch rape victim, 17, ends her own life through legal euthanasia A 17-year-old girl from the Netherlands who wrote a book about her struggle with mental illness after being raped as a child, chose to end her life w...
08:32, 2019-06-05

Renault, Nissan urge legal action against for Ghosn expenses PARIS (AP) — Renault says an internal audit with partner Nissan found 11 million euros in questionable expenses at their Dutch-based holding linked t...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Long-shot legal challenge could end Obamacare during the 2020 campaign The lawsuit could jeopardize health care coverage for more than 20 million people insured through the 2010 health care law....
23:44, 2019-07-08

Legal weed bid fails in Albany, but decriminalization bill pushes through With the legislative session drawing to a close, legalized marijuana remained a pipe dream Thursday night, but state lawmakers did pass a bill decrim...
07:08, 2019-06-21

Legal experts question deputy’s arrest over Parkland tragedy This undated photo provided by the Broward County, Fla., Sheriff’s Office shows Scot Peterson, a former Florida deputy who stood outside instea...
23:08, 2019-06-05

Fast broadband roll-out held up by legal requirement on landlords Thousands of central London residents are being "locked out" of the quickest broadband by a legal requirement for landlords to give permission before...
13:52, 2019-09-27

Ultima unveils road-legal 1200bhp V8-powered RS supercar British firm's fastest model yet packs Chevrolet V8 and Porsche gearbox, with a claimed 250mph-plus top speed Leicester-based sports car manufacture...
14:20, 2019-06-10

Extinction Rebellion launches legal action against London protest ban Extinction Rebellion has launched legal action against the police over a ban on the climate activists' protests in London....
17:52, 2019-10-15

Decades-old legal battle over golden Buddha statue comes to Manhattan A Filipino locksmith discovered the legendary loot of a Japanese World War II general — including a 3-foot-tall golden Buddha — only to be robbed by ...
17:20, 2019-10-21

Kevin Spacey’s legal woes persist even with groping case out Kevin Spacey’s legal woes are not over, despite the collapse of the only criminal case brought against the two-time Oscar winner since he became mire...
20:20, 2019-07-18

What Lizzo’s "Truth Hurts" Legal Battle Might Mean for the Future of Songwriting “I just took a DNA test, turns out I'm 100% that bitch” is a fun Lizzo line—until someone gets sued....
17:52, 2019-10-24