San Diego DA ordered to return $100K to marijuana distributor 15 months after raid

Published: May 9, 2017, 10:03 am • Updated: May 9, 2017, 10:03 am By The Associated Press SAN DIEGO — San Diego’s district attorney has been ordered to return more than $ 100,000 seized from a medical marijuana businessman and his family, 15 months after drug agents raided the company…

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This Colorado county may have to return $500K in marijuana taxes collected to fund scholarships

Published: Dec 15, 2016, 1:24 pm • Updated: Dec 16, 2016, 8:35 am By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post Adams County has been improperly collecting a 3 percent sales tax on recreational marijuana since July 2015, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled Thursday, and may have to refund hundreds of…

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Arizona Marijuana Campaign Calls On Opposition Group To Return $10K Donation From Alcohol Industry

Yesterday, the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol (CRMLA), the committee backing an initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Arizona that is expected to appear on the November ballot, called on leaders of the committee opposing the measure to return a contribution from the alcohol industry. According to a report…

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New York Politicians Return To Failed Drug War Approaches To Address Synthetic Marijuana

Earlier this week, Governor Cuomo issued regulations and the New York State Senate introduced a bill that would criminalize the sales of synthetic cannabinoids. Recently, there have been several media reports of tragic episodes involving synthetic cannabinoids, such as spice and K2. Epidemiological reports suggest an increase in hospitalizations due…

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