Two-thirds of all U.S. states have legalized some kind of marijuana. The argument goes that its nationwide expansion is inevitable. Two marijuana policy researchers question that narrative.
By Daniel J. Mallinson, Lee Hannah, The Conversation
Medicaid expansion was another multistate topic on the ballot. Nebraska and Idaho voters approved measures to expand Medicaid health coverage to tens of thousands of low-income residents.
By David Crary, Associated Press
Canada is only the second country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana, opening up a multi-billion dollar market to businesses and investors.
By Gretchen Frazee
On this edition for Saturday, Aug 4, the long-term implications of top cybersecurity officials leaving the FBI. Later, lawmakers and scientists try to establish when someone may be too high to drive and the Trump administration gets blowback for proposing…
By PBS NewsHour
By Sam Weber, Connie Kargbo, Hari Sreenivasan
As states across the country legalize marijuana, efforts to determine whether someone is too high to drive is becoming a thorny public health issue. From brain functioning analyses and phone apps to training police officers on looking for signs, Hari…
By Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. — Green Thumb Industries had a business plan, expertise and plenty of ambition to grow its marijuana business. What the Chicago-based company didn't have was access to enough capital to make it all happen.
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
Legal pot shops are losing customers who can get products more cheaply at illegal outlets that don't charge or pay taxes.
By Brian Melley, Associated Press
LOS ANGELES — Bargain basement bud is on the menu in California, but you need to act fast to cash in on the cheap weed.
By Matthew Perrone, Associated Press
The Food and Drug Administration approved the medication from GW Pharmaceuticals on Monday to treat two rare forms of childhood epilepsy. It's a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law.
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