Tagged: Marijuana

News Roundtable: August 14, 2014

OPB |Aug. 14, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

The Economics Of Legalized Marijuana

OPB |July 31, 2014 12:40 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll dig into projections for what pot would cost — and how much revenue the state would get from taxing it — if it becomes legal in Oregon.

News Roundtable: July 24, 2014

OPB |July 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: July 11, 2014

OPB |July 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Marijuana Retail Stores Open Across Washington

OPB |July 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We're live from Vancouver's first recreational marijuana store, Main Street Marijuana, which opens for business today.

News Roundtable: June 27, 2014

OPB |June 27, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Washington Gears Up For Marijuana Sales

OPB |June 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Washington's first licenses for marijuana stores will be issued on July 7. We'll explore how store owners and growers are getting ready.

Southern Oregon Town Asks Federal Judge To Rule on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

OPB |April 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: The Cave Junction City Council voted to ask a federal court to reconcile state and federal laws on medical marijuana dispensaries.

Local Governments Weigh Options For Dispensaries

OPB |March 19, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Cities and counties in Oregon are deciding whether to ban medical marijuana dispensaries, add regulations to them, or allow them to move forward under a new state law.

What's Still On The Table In Washington's Legislature?

OPB |March 03, 2014 12:25 p.m.

MONDAY: With about two weeks left in Washington's 2014 legislative session, we'll get an update from Olympia-based reporter Austin Jenkins.

Oregon Lawmakers Consider Legalized Marijauna

OPB |Feb. 13, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Lawmakers heard testimony this week on a bill that would create a regulatory framework for legalized marijuana and put the subject to a state-wide vote.

New Rules for Oregon's Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

OPB |Dec. 13, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The rules that will govern Oregon's medical marijuana dispensaries are far from perfect, according to members of the committee that created them.

Legislative Days

OPB |Nov. 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers are gathering in Salem this week to lay the groundwork for the February session. They also have some tough questions for Cover Oregon's executive director, Rocky King.

Washington City Wants To Run Its Own Pot Store

OPB |Nov. 18, 2013 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The city council in North Bonneville voted to take the next step towards opening a pot store under Washington's new marijuana laws.

Three Pot Initiatives Filed In Oregon And Counting

OPB |Oct. 28, 2013 12:25 p.m.

MONDAY: Oregon may see competing pot legalization inititatives on the 2014 ballot.

Update From Salem

OPB |Sept. 18, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Will there be a special session to create a new "grand bargain" on pension cuts and taxes?

Tracking Washington's Legal Marijuana

Aug. 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll check in on the progress the state is making crafting rules for the newly legalized marijuana trade and how drivers and law enforcement are responding.

Legalizing Pot Dispensaries

June 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A bill in the legislature would legalize and regulate the pot dispensaries that have sprung up since medical marijuana was legalized.

New Rules In Washington For Legal Marijuana

May 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Washington state has released new draft rules for its now-legal marijuana industry.

Salem Update

April 03, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Our Capitol reporter Chris Lehman fills us in on some interesting bills working their way through the legislature at the moment.

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