Local municipalities to receive marijuana tax funding

More than $87 million in funding through the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act is being distributed to counties and municipalities across the state, including St. Joseph County and Sturgis. St. Joseph County is set to receive more than $1 million, part of a payment setup from the Marijuana ... Read More

NH marijuana legalization up for vote in House

A big test of this year’s attempt to legalize marijuana in New Hampshire is set for Thursday when the state House of Representatives takes up a bipartisan bill that would allow adults to buy cannabis at 15 retail stores. In 2017, the state reduced penalties for possessing small quantities. But ... Read More

NY drugged-driving arrests dip after marijuana legalization

Drugged-driving arrests connected to marijuana use have declined in the three years since New York’s cannabis legalization in 2021, as questions linger about efforts to keep stoned drivers off roads. Last year, drugged driving was the top-level charge in 1,771 arrests across New York, a less than 1% increase from ... Read More

What’s the difference? Oklahoma marijuana laws

After Oklahoma voters authorized the state’s medical marijuana program in 2018, consumers have become more curious about their options. Medical marijuana comes from the Cannabis sativa plant and contains many active compounds, like delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, and cannabidiol, or CBD. These compounds interact with your body’s endocannabinoid system, but they have very ... Read More