Category: National News

California Municipalities Eye Curbs on Marijuana Sales

After the resounding success for marijuana legalization in California last week, many California cities are considering curbs on the sale, production, and processing of cannabis. The San Jose Mercury News reports that even before last week’s Proposition 64 victory, many California cities had either initiated moves to curb the marijuana industry within their borders or […]

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First Legal Cannabis Store In Alaska

On Saturday, October 30th, Herbal Outfitters, in Valdez, became Alaska’s first legal cannabis store to open to the public for retail sales. According to the Associated Press, over 250 people lined up outside the store for it’s inaugural day of business, with some coming from Fairbanks and Anchorage, over 350 miles away. Do to a […]

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Cannabis Legalization in California Pt 3

Over the past two days, we’ve looked at the current prospects for Proposition 64, California’s ballot measure for retail cannabis legalization in California. We’ve examined the ways in which regulations made in California have been known to have repercussions far beyond the borders of the Golden State. Today, we’re going to explore some of those […]

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Cannabis Legalization in California Pt 1

With cannabis prohibition facing numerous challenges at the ballot box this November, there’s a lot for pro marijuana advocates to get excited about. Five states are considering cannabis legalization, while two more will potentially move to legalize medical use. But for the nation as a whole, there’s only one ballot measure that matters when it […]

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