Wyoming may join neighbor Colorado and other Western states by voting to legalize medical marijuana in 2016. The proposal would allow patients to possess up to 50 plants and 10 pounds of pot.
In May, Maryland Gov. O'Malley signed a bill allowing for the creation of "academic medical centers" that will provide pot to patients. On Oct. 1, the law went into effect. So then why is Maryland not considered a medical marijuana state?
Leading proponents of marijuana prohibition geared up for a protest against their California conference by falsely claiming to move the event, which took place Monday and Tuesday as planned.
The latest government stats for marijuana arrests show a slight dip from last year. There were 749,825 pot busts made in 2012, 83% for possession.
Just one day prior to the 24th Annual Boston Freedom Rally, the city finally granted the necessary permits for the event to take place on Sept 14-15.