Backed by Gov. Ralph Northam and supported by a Democratic majority in Richmond. Virginia has joined 17 other states that have legalized recreational or adult-use cannabis.
Known for his work with Marijuana Policy Project and drafting Amendment 64 in Colorado, which legalized cannabis there in 2012, Steve Fox was an early player in the cannabis-law reform movement. He died on April 12.
New Mexico has joined neighbors Arizona and Colorado as an adult-use cannabis state. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed the legislation into law on April 12.
The drug czar sweepstakes is heating up. Here are four candidates being considered for the ONDCP/Office of National Drug Control Policy's executive director position.
Dr. Jason Pirozzolo, a new figure in the Rep. Matt Gaetz scandal and pro-Trumper, heads the American Medical Marijuana Physicians Association and worked with the Congress member on trying to pass cannabis research legislation.