Where do Illinois governor candidates stand on marijuana?

Published: Mar 12, 2018, 5:00 am • Updated: Mar 11, 2018, 9:30 pm By The Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois Democratic candidates for governor say it’s time for the state to legalize recreational marijuana, while Republican candidates oppose the idea. Nine states and Washington, D.C, have already legalized recreational…

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Tomorrow, New Jersey elects a new governor. What do candidates say about recreational legalization?

Published: Nov 6, 2017, 12:30 pm • Updated: Nov 6, 2017, 12:44 pm By Bruce Shipkowski,  the Associated Press New Jersey voters on Tuesday will pick a successor between Democrat Phil Murphy, Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno to replace term-limited Republican Gov. Chris Christie, and five third-party and independent candidates.…

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Colorado town uses lottery to select two candidates to open marijuana stores

Published: Oct 12, 2017, 12:28 pm • Updated: Oct 12, 2017, 12:53 pm By The Associated Press PALISADE, Colo. — Fourteen Potential Colorado marijuana business owners put their names in a lottery for the opportunity to open a retail marijuana store in Palisade. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports the…

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Update: Utah gubernatorial candidate’s wife still faces drug charges after feds decline to pursue case

Published: Oct 12, 2016, 8:16 am • Updated: Oct 12, 2016, 7:25 pm By Michelle L. Price, The Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — A prosecutor said Wednesday that he intends to file misdemeanor drug charges against the wife of the Democratic candidate for governor after federal investigators found about…

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Pro-Marijuana Candidates Win, Anti-Medical Candidates Lose in Michigan Primary Elections

FLINT- Tuesday’s Primary elections in Michigan were a success story for the medical marijuana advocates who were running, and a horror story for those who’ve made their career out of prosecuting the state’s sick and injured. Notorious Gaylord-area Prosecutor Mike Rola, who authorized massive raids against medical marijuana businesses on…

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Help Get The Presidential Candidates On Record About Marijuana Policy

(via chsarrow.com) I received the following e-mail and thought it was worth passing along. Voters need to know where candidates stand on current marijuana policy in America: There has been a lot of discussion about marijuana policy during the 2016 presidential race, but there are still some questions that the candidates…

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Montana Jury Candidates Refuses To Convict Anyone For Marijuana Possession

There is a weapon against marijuana prohibition that many American citizens don’t know that they have at their disposal. It can be used in states that have not reformed their marijuana laws, and don’t have medical or recreational marijuana legalization on the books. It’s like kryptonite. That weapon is jury…

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Democrat Candidates For President Evolve On Marijuana Law Reform

By Danielle Keane, NORML Political Director Former Maryland Governor and current democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley yesterday held a marijuana legalization listening session in Denver, Colorado. Hoping to ignite progressive voters and to differentiate himself from the two leading democratic candidates, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator…

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