Rhode Island Attorney General launches anti-recreational marijuana legalization campaign

Rhode Island’s attorney general is launching a campaign against the legalization of recreational marijuana in the state. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin, a Democrat, says he’s announcing a united opposition campaign at his office Thursday. Continue reading “Rhode Island Attorney General launches anti-recreational marijuana legalization campaign”

He doesn’t like legal weed. But who really is AG pick Jeff Sessions?

“One of my friends was a football manager and they were picking on him. Jeff stood up and said, ‘Leave him alone,’” recalled fellow student George Alford Continue reading “He doesn’t like legal weed. But who really is AG pick Jeff Sessions?”

Contention continues: Anti-marijuana group pushes to delay Maine’s new law

Campaigners who opposed a referendum to make marijuana legal in Maine are now calling for a moratorium on implementation of legalization.

Voters narrowly approved legalization of marijuana last month. The new law calls for a nine-month implementation period in which state regulators will make rules for marijuana retailers and social clubs. Continue reading “Contention continues: Anti-marijuana group pushes to delay Maine’s new law”

AG pick Jeff Sessions should moderate his approach to marijuana

President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., to be attorney general of the United States rightly has proponents of marijuana legalization troubled. Continue reading “AG pick Jeff Sessions should moderate his approach to marijuana”