Posts in People

On drug policy, one Trump administration official stands apart

April 18, 2017

By Christopher Ingraham “Yeah, marijuana is not a factor in the drug war.&r... (more)

Reformers slam Trump’s likely drug czar nominee as ‘drug war extremist’

April 16, 2017

By Emily Gray Brosious Drug policy reformers are not happy about President Donald Trump’s rumored pick for director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, U.... (more)

Jeff Sessions says he’s ‘surprised’ Americans aren’t embracing his anti-marijuana stance

April 14, 2017

By Andrew Blake Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday said he’s “surprised... (more)

Cannabis Fearmongering from Trump Administration is all too familiar: Marijuana Lifer Dustin Costa

March 25, 2017

By Tess Allen Recent troubling comments about cannabis from members of the Trump administration sound eeril... (more)

Even if Trump challenges the marijuana industry, the market could hit $18 billion by 2021

March 16, 2017

By Debra Borchardt Even if President Trump actively challenges the recr... (more)

Lack of medical marijuana causing Kansans to leave state

February 28, 2017

  By Bryan Ramsdale A bill being pushed by a Kansas state senator from Kansas City to legalize marijuana for medical pur... (more)

A Trump crackdown on legal weed could cost the U.S. a quarter million jobs

February 28, 2017

By Keegan Hamilton Legal weed... (more)

Survey: Two-thirds of cops say marijuana laws should be relaxed

January 13, 2017

By Christopher Ingraham A Pew Research Center survey of nearly 8,000 police offic... (more)

Medicinal marijuana advocate assembles new defense team

January 12, 2017

By Mark Minton A Garden City medicinal marijuana advocate facing various drug charges has hired new legal counsel. Shona Banda, who is charged with endangering a child, distribution... (more)