For centuries, the U.S. has had a complicated relationship with marijuana. Should the federal government finally decriminalize its use?
¿Debería el gobierno federal despenalizar la Marihuana?
Conversamos con Chris Goldstein, defensor del cannabis, sobre el rol que deberían tener el gobierno y las empresas a medida que la industria de la marihuana continúa creciendo.
As the legal marijuana industry continues to grow, we spoke with cannabis advocate Chris Goldstein about the changing roles of government and the business sector.
Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner wants to make life easier for those who have been arrested for certain crimes without conviction.
A pesar de que su consumo está legalizado en cada vez más estados, las fuerzas del orden federales se empeñan en frenar la expansión de la industria de la marihuana.
Despite the legalization of marijuana in more and more states, federal agents aim to hinder the expansion of the weed industry.
A New Jersey state senator has introduced legislation to legalize recreational marijuana, despite the recent actions of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Specialized shops in California, the most populous state in the United States, on Jan. 1 started selling recreational marijuana, with projections pointing to a turnover of at least $7 billion a year.
Philadelphia City Councilman Derek Green credits the barrier breaking Latino lawyer and jurist Nelson Diaz as one of his key mentors.
New Jersey U.S. Senator Cory Booker introduced a measure recently on marijuana that could dramatically improve the lives of thousands of blacks and Latinos in the Philadelphia region if fully implemented, letter and spirit.
El Departamento de Salud ha aceptado 12 solicitudes para producir marihuana con fines médicos.
Born in Sacramento, Xavier Becerra is the son of working-class immigrants from Jalisco, Mexico, and the first person in his familiy to graduate from college.
Two days after another Trump Administration official made another astoundingly inaccurate assertion about the dangers of marijuana, Ricardo Rivera gave a group of Temple University students a poignant account about the powers of pot.
As Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale went on record saying that allowing - and taxing - recreational marijuana could help the state find money to close its budget gap, one has to wonder if the same could be applied to the city of Philadelphia.
Last week, marijuana stocks in Canada skyrocketed suddenly, despite evident indications that the government plans to go slow in its promise to legalize recreational marijuana use (scheduled for next Spring). The increases may have gotten a boost from pot legalization votes in four U.S. states, Colorado and Oregon. In Canada, marijuana comes under federal jurisdiction, unlike in the United States, where regulation is shared by the states and federal government.
12 applications to grow medical marijuana have been accepted by the Department of Health.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speaks out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions on medical marijuana.
La opinión pública sobre la legalización de la marihuana ha cambiado.
Public opinion on marijuana legalization has shifted.
While one side experiences a rapid makeover, the other is still dodging bullets in a notorious drug market.
Siete meses después del primer intento del estado de Pensilvania por legalizar el uso de marihuana, la propuesta vuelve a ser respaldada por el senado.