Activist Voices Opposition To Legal Illinois Marijuana SalesDemocrat governor-elect J.B. Pritzker has said he hopes to legalize cannabis soon after he takes office.
Passengers Not Allowed To Bring Legally Purchased Marijuana Through Chicago AirportsCPD said what's legal while boarding in California suddenly becomes illegal upon landing in Illinois where recreational pot is not allowed.
Some Michigan Communities Say No To Marijuana BusinessesVoters last week approved the recreational use of marijuana.
Michigan Voters Approve Recreational MarijuanaSupporters say it will raise roughly $130 million in additional tax revenue each year that will go toward road repairs, schools and local governments. They also say it will allow for greater regulation of pot usage and for the police to focus on more pressing problems.
Pot-Laced Brownies Brought To School; Possibly To Get Votes For Homecoming QueenThe brownies were brought to Hartford High School on Sept. 26, and the student who baked them allegedly slipped some in goody bags for the football team.
Carry-On Cannabis Legal At LAXLos Angeles International Airport is now allowing passengers to fly with small amounts of cannabis in their carry-on luggage.
Tesla's Elon Musk Appears To Smoke Weed In Joe Rogan Live InterviewTesla chief executive Elon Musk, already under scrutiny for his public outbursts, appeared to smoke marijuana during a live interview with comedian Joe Rogan.
California Police Fight Statewide Marijuana DeliveriesPolice chiefs and other critics say it would create an unruly gray market of largely hidden pot transactions, opening the way for criminal activity.
Corona Brewer Boosts Stake In Marijuana Producer For $4BCanopy plans to use the investment to build or acquire assets worldwide in the markets that allow medical marijuana.
Leading Democrat Calls For Legalized Marijuana In All 50 StatesThe democrat's argument was heavily based on the belief that arrests for marijuana possession have become a punishment that doesn't fit the crime.
FDA Approves First Marijuana-Based Drug For SeizuresThe FDA approved the first marijuana-based drug, containing an active ingredient derived from marijuana. The key component of Epidiolex is cannabidiol, or CBD, which does not cause a 'high' feeling. The drug is used for the treatment of seizures associated with two rare and severe forms of epilepsy.
Police K-9 Helps Drug Officers Find $10 Million In MarijuanaChicago police are praising a very good dog, after a K-9 from south suburban Matteson helped officers make a $10 million pot bust last week.
Couple Loses Custody Of Son After Giving Him Marijuana For SeizuresThe Brills were charged with reckless conduct after someone alerted the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services.
Study: Fatal Drug-Related Crashes Now Outpacing Drunk Driving CrashesAccording to a new report in 2016, alcohol was involved in 38 percent of driver deaths while 44 percent of drivers killed tested positive for drugs.
Aurora Man Sentenced To 55 Years For Killing Teen Over Small Amount Of MarijuanaAn Aurora man will spend 55 years in prison for shooting and killing of a teen over a small amount of marijuana, according to the Kane County State's Attorney's Office.