New York Cops Finally Told to Stop Illegal Marijuana Arrests

New Yorkers can revel in their glee – police are officially forbidden to commit atrocious acts of entrapment. The extent the police have overstepped their bounds is almost comical in this case, if it weren’t so infuriating. Marijuana is decriminalized in New York to the degree that indulgers can...

Connecticut Continues Marijuana Prosecutions

Today, possession of less than half an ounce of marijuana results in a simple $150 fine for Connecticut residents. However, prosecutors are working hard to put Nicholas Menditto behind bars for getting busted with less than a gram of pot. Although the previous law, that punished small possession with up a...

Miami Beach Wants Weed

The people of Miami Beach are looking to go green and make the legendary party town a little more 420 friendly. On Wednesday, a diverse coalition of local and national activists came to City Hall with thousands of signatures and one simple demand: a marijuana decriminalization ballot question. The petition...

Today in Marijuana News: Nike, Unpaid Tickets and Nebraska

Cops Complain Massachusetts Police officers are complaining that citations for marijuana use are not being paid. They are claiming that this is happening because the decriminalization initiative passed in 2008 does not force offenders to identify themselves to police and bars authorities from filing criminal...