Study: Recreational Marijuana Legalization Tied To Decline In Teens Using PotMarijuana use among young people in the United States overall has climbed in recent years, but a new paper suggests that in states where recreational marijuana has been legalized, marijuana use among youth may actually be falling.
California May Automatically Expunge 1 Million ConvictionsCalifornia has already moved to automatically expunge the records of those convicted of qualifying marijuana crimes. Now, Democratic lawmakers and advocates want to erase the records of those who have served their time for other crimes.
CHP Seeing Increase In Truckers Driving HighCHP Donner Pass is reminding drivers that while marijuana may be legal in California, driving under the influence of marijuana is not.
Once-Counterculture 420 Marijuana Holiday Goes MainstreamPotheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it.
Smoking Pot Vs. Tobacco: What Science Says About Lighting UpAs more states make it legal to smoke marijuana, some government officials, researchers and others worry what that might mean for one of the country's biggest public health successes : curbing cigarette smoking.
Neighbors Concerned Over Marijuana Lounge In Colonial HeightsThere was a heated debate in Colonial Heights Tuesday over a marijuana lounge operating in the neighborhood.
CVS To Start Selling CBD-Infused Products In California, 7 Other StatesThe drug store said they carry topical creams, sprays and lotions infused with the non-psychoactive cannabinoid CBD.
Holiday Shoppers Flocking To Dispensaries For Cannabis Christmas GiftsA lot of people are looking for gifts for the people on their list who like their Christmas a little less merry and more mellow.
Higher Percentage Of California Pot Passing Safety Tests
Marysville Middle Schoolers Given Pot Brownies At SchoolSeveral students at a middle school in Marysville allegedly ate brownies containing THC oil, which is derived from cannabis.
First FDA-Approved Cannabis-Based Drug Now Available In The USEpidiolex, the first cannabis-based medication approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, is now available by prescription in all 50 states.
Big Chunk Of California Pot Products Fail Potency, Purity TestsNearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1, a failure rate some in the industry say has more to do with unrealistic standards and technical glitches than protecting consumer safety.
Baby Boomers Turning To Marijuana In Greater Numbers, Study SaysAbout 9% of US adults between the ages of 50 and 64 have used marijuana at least once during the survey year.
California Lawmakers Pass Bill To Erase Old Pot ConvictionsThe bill orders the state Department of Justice to identify eligible cases between 1975 and 2016 and send the results to the appropriate prosecutor.
Detectives: Central California Girl, 15, Had Set Up Pot Shop In BedroomDetectives say a 15-year-old girl was selling marijuana out of her bedroom in Central California.