Plans for California marijuana resort “on the back burner” after town sold to oil company

LOS ANGELES — Nipton’s new swimming hole is under construction, booze is returning to the restaurant and lottery tickets are being sold again at the ghost town’s general store. But it likely will be some time before those buds of green and gold that tokers really want are lining the…

Continue reading

Vermont marijuana legalization bills headed for back burner, but all’s not lost

Published: Mar 17, 2017, 3:26 pm • Updated: Mar 17, 2017, 3:27 pm By Cory Dawson, The Associated Press MONTPELIER, Vt. — Two marijuana legalization measures in Vermont’s House will likely miss a key deadline Friday to advance to the Senate, hindering their chances of passing this year. The two…

Continue reading