Marijuana backers vow to fight new bid toÂ delayÂ retail pot sales inÂ Maine. ConnecticutÂ to consider legalizingÂ recreationalÂ marijuana. Rhode IslandÂ lawmakers push to legalize marijuana, followingÂ Massachusetts. LawmakersÂ revisiting theÂ MassachusettsÂ marijuana law: Are they making big changes or small tweaks?Â Legal pot,Â opioidÂ crisis come to an awkward crossroads inÂ New England.
CaliforniaÂ cannabisÂ farmersÂ seek legal way to grow. Innovators of new pot products inÂ CaliforniaÂ are struggling to protect theirÂ ideas. CaliforniaÂ legalization of recreational marijuana brings no immediate change onÂ dispensaries.
Majority ofÂ policeÂ think marijuana laws should be relaxed. Marijuana reforms floodÂ state legislatures. Legal marijuana states see flood of new weedÂ productsÂ as cannabis goes mainstream.Â Cowen & Co.Â races to be $6 billion pot industryâ€™s financial guru. NewÂ workplaceÂ challenge: marijuana laws. ColoradoÂ marijuana sales topÂ $106MÂ in November.