marijuana laws

RACISM

The Mother of Canada’s Marijuana Laws Is a Feminist Hero and a Racist Monster

Emily Murphy, one of Canada’s pioneering feminists, was recently honoured by Justin Trudeau, who left out her dark history.
Joshua Ostroff
11.23.17
Weed

We Need to Teach Grandma More About Weed

More seniors should be using medical marijuana but Cheech and Chong memories keep them away.
Lisa Cumming
6.28.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, a man is arrested for attempting to shoot Donald Trump, Clinton condemns the Senate for blocking gun control, the model of the car that killed Anton Yelchin was recently recalled, and more.
Vice Beta
6.21.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, it's revealed the government is losing out on $28 billion in annual tax revenue by keeping medical weed illegal, world powers agree to arm Libya to help it fight ISIS, Twitter will loosen its 140 character limit, and more.
VICE Staff
5.17.16
Weed

The Stoned Immaculate: Meet the Weed Nuns of the San Joaquin Valley

The New Age nuns are fighting to keep their medical marijuana business alive in the face of a pending local ban on cannabis sales.
Madeleine Thomas
1.22.16
News

The Heartbreaking Plight of Colorado's 'Marijuana Refugees'

Desperate families with children suffering from rare medical conditions have moved to Colorado seeking low-THC strains of marijuana.
CJ Ciaramella
4.24.15
News

Native American Tribes Are Looking to Cash in on the Legal Weed Industry

Native American tribes have used their sovereign status to provide some of America's most beloved vices. Now some are wondering if legal marijuana could be their next big business venture.
CJ Ciaramella
4.22.15
News

The Story Behind America's First Government-Run Weed Shop

When weed became legal in Washington State, officials in the small town of North Bonneville decided that the best way to cash in would be to open a pot store themselves.
Bill Kilby
3.11.15
News

The Florida Lawyer Who Convinced a Jury His Client Needs Weed to Function

We talked to Michael Minardi about his big win, the first such decision in a jury trial in the state's history.
​Jon Silman
3.9.15
News

Thanks to Congress, DC's Weed Legalization Is Going to Be a Nightmare

Washington, DC is set to move forward with weed legalization by the end of this week. But thanks to congressional meddling, the estimated $130 million local marijuana market will stay untaxed, unregulated, and underground.
CJ Ciaramella
2.24.15
News

Texas Is the Next Big Test for Legal Weed

Legalization advocates are pinning their hopes to a new bill that would decriminalize marijuana in the Lone Star State.
Kristen Gwynne
12.30.14
News

DC Politicians Want to Start a War With Congress Over Legal Weed

City officials think they've figured out a way to get around Congress's ban on legalizing recreational marijuana in the nation's capital.
CJ Ciaramella
12.19.14
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