legislature

LEGAL WEED

Jeff Sessions' war on weed isn't stopping states from trying to legalize it

Attorney General Jeff Sessions doesn’t want states to legalize weed, but states don’t seem to care.
Josh Marcus
1.9.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

A Franciscan nun is leading a fight for solar energy in Indiana

A Franciscan nun is leading a fight for solar energy in Indiana
Arielle Duhaime-Ross
10.7.17
Vice News Tonight

Facebook posts cost this millennial politician $35,000

Facebook posts cost this millennial politician $35,000
VICE News
9.20.17
Vice News Tonight

Putin made domestic abuse legal in Russia. We met the victims.

Isobel Yeung
7.20.17
Vice News Tonight

Meet Mueller's all-star legal team that could take down Trump

VICE News
7.18.17
election 2016

Three states will vote on the death penalty this Election Day

Tess Owen
Michael Kalenderian
11.5.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Supreme Court Shut Down Texas's Abortion Restrictions

The 5-3 decision provides a clearer definition of what an "undue burden" on a woman seeking a legal abortion is and could affect legislation nation-wide.
VICE Staff
6.27.16
Features

Minnesota Lawmakers Have Introduced the 'Prince Act'

The Personal Rights in Names Can Endure Act, or PRINCE Act, aims to protect an individual's image and likeness after death.
Andrea Domanick
5.10.16
lucha libre

Seattle's Lucha Libre Wrestlers are Fighting for their Sport in the State Legislature

There is only one lucha libre school in Washington state—and its luchadores are lobbying the government to make their sport more accessible.
Josh Cohen
4.5.16
politics

Alabama Just Approved Cannabis Extracts For Epileptic Kids

In an unexpected show of unity, both chambers of Alabama's Legislature unanimously passed “Carly’s Law,” which the governor will sign.
David Bienenstock
3.22.14