Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.

Starting off in the international sphere, the European Parliament has passed a resolution recommending the descheduling of cannabis.  The hope is that this could lead to the establishment of bloc-wide medical marijuana laws.

In South Korea, medical marijuana will
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: February 22, 2019

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Legal recreational marijuana was on the ballot in Illinois this week, and Chicagoland is strongly pro-pot.

Cook County voters overwhelmingly came down in
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: March 23, 2018

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A state task force is continuing to examine issues surrounding legalized recreational use of marijuana.


Continue Reading The Week in Weed: October 6, 2017

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Alaska and Washington present more evidence that marijuana legalization is working.


Continue Reading The Week in Weed: August 18, 2017

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As society continues to wrestle with the acceptability, or not, of marijuana, the NFL and NFL Players Association try to strike a proper balance regarding the permissibility of
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: March 10, 2017

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — With legal marijuana sales underway in Alaska, growers will soon be submitting their first tax payments to the state.


Continue Reading The Week in Weed: November 18

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RENO, Nev. (Reuters) – As more and more states legalize the use of marijuana, which is banned under U.S. federal laws, banks are facing “unsustainable
Continue Reading The Week in Weed: September 9, 2016