In May, the White House appointed Chuck Rosenberg to replace Michele Leonhart as the DEA's Administrator. His true colors came out on Nov. 4 when he derided the "notion that marijuana is also medicinal."
There are four states that have legalized marijuana (Alaska, Colorado, Oregon and Washington), 16 more with decriminalization laws and 38 with medical-marijuana laws.
Ohio voters rejected ending pot prohibition on Election Day. The controversial legalization amendment, which split the cannabis reform movement, lost by by a 2-1 margin.
At last night's Student Town Hall at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made his strongest statement yet in behalf of marijuana legalization.
Five Democratic presidential hopefuls faced off in Las Vegas last night. The debate's "high"-light came when Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton were asked for their stances on marijuana legalization.