Maine lawmakers send marijuana sales bill to Gov. LePage. He’s vowed to veto it.

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Legislators in Maine have sent a compromise bill governing marijuana retail sales to Republican Gov. Paul LePage, who has vowed to veto it. The Senate gave final approval to the bill Tuesday. LePage recently said he’d veto it because it won’t combine medical and adult-use marijuana…

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Maine marijuana sales up in air after lawmakers fail to override gov’s veto

Published: Nov 6, 2017, 9:50 am • Updated: Nov 6, 2017, 7:37 pm By Patrick Whittle, The Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine lawmakers failed Monday to override Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s veto of a bill to regulate and tax the sale of marijuana, dealing a setback to cannabis advocates…

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Colorado governor suggests he may veto pot clubs bill without changes

Published: Mar 8, 2017, 7:39 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2017, 2:56 am By John Frank and Alicia Wallace, The Denver Post Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday expressed reservations about two major pieces of marijuana legislation in Colorado — in one case citing concerns about the Donald Trump administration’s potential crackdown.…

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Maryland Lawmakers Override Veto Of Marijuana Paraphernalia Decriminalization

The Maryland House and Senate voted 86-55 and 29-17 Thursday to override Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto of a bill intended to fix the state’s marijuana decriminalization law. SB 517, introduced by Sen. Bobby Zirkin (D-Baltimore County), removes criminal penalties for possession of marijuana paraphernalia. The measure also imposes a new…

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