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Legal Pot Industry Could Outgrow the NFL By 2020

By Brent McCluskey

Big Marijuana could rake in tens of billions of dollars by the end of the decade. MORE  

Jeff Merkley First U.S. Senator to Support Legalizing Marijuana

By Brent McCluskey

The junior senator plans to vote "yes" on Oregon's ballot measure to legalize recreational use of marijuana. MORE  

Colorado Officials Now Want to Ban Edibles

By Shawn Dwyer

Despite the overall success of legalized marijuana in Colorado, state officials want to roll back part of the law by calling for a near-total ban on weed edibles. MORE  

Will Hillary Clinton Push to Legalize Marijuana In 2016?

By Brent McCluskey

The Democratic frontrunner for president will see a drastically different public attitude toward marijuana this time around. MORE  

Embattled Fiancée of Oregon Governor Accused of Buying Land for Pot Farm

By Paul Gaita

Cylvia Hayes has been under scrutiny of late for a variety of issues. MORE  

New York Times Declares Support for Marijuana Legalization

By Victoria Kim

The editorial board threw its considerable weight behind legalization efforts on the ballot this November in Alaska, Oregon, and Washington D.C. MORE  

Legalization Efforts Sprout Up Across the Country

By Shawn Dwyer

The Marijuana Policy Project will push for legal weed in Arizona, Massachusetts, and California during the 2016 election. MORE  

"Fuck It!" TV Reporter Quits on Air to Advocate for Legal Pot

By Shawn Dwyer

KTVA reporter Charlo Greene wins the internet, as she hilariously exited her reporting job to continue running the Alaska Cannabis Club. MORE  

Madison Police Chief Wants To Legalize Pot To Fund Drug Treatment

By McCarton Ackerman

Police Chief Mike Koval pointed to Colorado and Washington as examples, though Wisconsin is not likely to follow their lead anytime soon. MORE  

National Marijuana Arrests Have Tripled Since 1991

By Ryan Knapp/AlterNet

This despite the growing acceptance of marijuana at the state and even federal level. MORE  

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