Los Angeles becoming the largest U.S. city for legal pot sales

Los Angeles is set to become the nation’s largest city with recreational pot after the City Council voted Wednesday to license sales next year. After months of debate and political snags, the council approved rules to usher in commercial sales… Continue Reading

It’s not easy, but nonresident cannabis entrepreneurs can set up shop in California

You don’t have to hail from California to get in on what will be the biggest cannabis market in the world. The state’s new medical and recreational marijuana programs don’t have a residency requirement – a fact that could attract… Continue Reading

Illinois Legislature Is Now Considering Recreational Marijuana

A proposal designed to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois is now under consideration by the state legislature. On Wednesday, cannabis advocates and law enforcement officials duked it out before a joint House-Senate appropriations committee over whether to end pot prohibition… Continue Reading

Will Illinois legalize recreational marijuana?

The war on drugs has been going on for nearly half a century, and we have a winner: marijuana. Back then, possession of pot carried heavy penalties in many states — even life imprisonment. Today, 29 states and the District… Continue Reading