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Oregon Town Hall: Pot In 2015

OPB |Dec. 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We gathered in a bar in Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana.

Oregon Town Hall: Pot In 2015

OPB |Dec. 12, 2014 noon

THURSDAY: Come to Rontoms bar in SE Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana. Come at 7:30 p.m.

Talking Business

OPB |Dec. 09, 2014 12:25 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.

Washington Researcher Is Developing Breath Test For Pot

OPB |Dec. 05, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: A research team at Washington State University is working on a device that would measure THC in someone's breath, similar to existing alcohol breathalyser tests. 

Blumenauer Wants Vets To Have Access To Medical Marijuana

OPB |Dec. 02, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) recently introduced a bill that would allow Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana to their patients. 

Pot Attitudes Unlikely To Affect Workplace Anytime Soon

OPB |Nov. 10, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk to an employment attorney about what is likely to change — and not change — after the passage of recreational marijuana in Oregon.

News Roundtable: November 7, 2014

OPB |Nov. 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Analyzing Northwest Election Results

OPB |Nov. 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll sort through election results and look ahead to the political future. 

Poll Shows Marijuana And GE Food Labeling Likely To Pass

OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:35 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A new poll released by OPB and Fox 12 shows Measures 91 and 92 could be likely to pass, but the driver card measure may fail by a large margin.

M91: Marijuana Legalization In Oregon

OPB |Oct. 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 91, which would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess, and sell marijuana under state regulation.

Oregon Cities Weigh Local Pot Taxes Ahead of November Vote

OPB |Sept. 19, 2014 12:25 p.m.

FRIDAY: If recreational marijuana is legalized in Oregon, some cities want to cash in by taxing it at the local level.

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.

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