Cannabis Supporters Holding Conference At Navy Pier This WeekendThe second annual My Compassion Cannabis Conference is aimed at bringing together industry leaders and patients, including some who came to share their success with medical cannabis.
NU Prohibits Pot Use For Students On Colorado Ski TripNorthwestern University's annual Colorado ski trip has sold out for the first time. But as WBBM's Bob Roberts reports live, those who hope to use it as an excuse to "get high" legally are getting a warning.
Highland Park Doctor Charged With Issuing Phony Medical Marijuana CertificationAs Illinois moves closer to allowing medical marijuana use, the state is warning people to avoid anyone who promises they can get you certified now. WBBM's Nancy Harty reports on a North Shore doctor accused of doing just that.
Experts Discuss Benefits Of Cannabis At Navy Pier ConferenceMedical professionals, lawmakers and activists are meeting at Navy Pier for the Chicago Cannabis Conference.
McCarthy: Decriminalizing Pot A Bad IdeaWhile President Obama seems to be supporting some decriminalization of marijuana, Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says it's a bad idea.
Medical Marijuana Could Mean Big Money For Illinois ResidentsBefore you know it, selling weed in Illinois will be legal as the state's medical marijuana law takes effect in January. It's expected to rake in $60 million the first year. Dorothy Tucker reports on the many ways you can cash in.
Medical Pot Law Puts Employers In Legal Gray Area A human resources expert says issues of marijuana and the workplace are definitely headed for court, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Rapper Lil Reese Charged With Cannabis PossessionDef Jam rapper Lil Reese was arrested and charged with cannabis possession Saturday, marking his third arrest since April.
Decision Looming On Marijuana Legalization In IllinoisMedical marijuana supporters are hoping the Governor will sign a bill in the coming weeks legalizing the drug for medical use.
Fight Erupts At High School After Theft Of Cannabis A high school student was arrested Friday after a school fight due to him allegedly stealing cannabis from another student’s home.
Elmhurst Man Arrested For Selling Candy-Laced Cannabis An Elmhurst man has been arrested for selling cannabis, some laced with candy, to customers in the western suburb.
High School Student Arrested, Suburban Drug Operation Taken DownA 17-year-old high school student who police called “a major supplier of cannabis” to young people and high school students in west suburban Riverside was arrested and his drug operation taken down Friday.