Cannabis News Round-Up

Booker introduces bill to legalize marijuana nationwide. Congress is heading for a confrontation with Sessions over marijuana. Make America great again by legalizing weed, majority of voters say. Sessions’ task force doesn’t recommend crackdown on legal marijuana. Sessions criticizes Washington legal marijuana system. Sessions raises “serious questions” about Colorado marijuana management in letter to governor. Read the letters here.

Cannabis grower buys California town to build pot-friendly outpost. Despite California legalization, illegal pot is not going away. Pot legal in Nevada but tourists have nearly nowhere to smoke. Officials grapple with limiting pot ads at Las Vegas airport.

Massachusetts marijuana boom is bad news for the state’s energy efficiency efforts. Maine lawmakers propose limits on size of marijuana home grow.

Is supporting legal pot becoming politically viable in DC? How three missing words cast confusion over South Dakota marijuana ballot measure.

Banks don’t like risks associated with legal pot business. Marijuana research grows alongside legal use of drug. Advisors are mellow about legal marijuana.

Looming legalization spurs ‘massive interest’ in marijuana retail opportunities in Alberta. With marijuana legal, Uruguay should heed lessons from the illicit tobacco trade.