OPB | May 21, 2015
Oregon lawmakers are considering changes to the state's medical marijuana system while also working out new regulations for legal, recreational pot.
OPB | Jan. 08, 2015
THURSDAY: One bill would keep medical marijuana shops from selling dried bud, while another would get rid of medical pot shops altogether.
OPB | Dec. 12, 2014
THURSDAY: Come to Rontoms bar in SE Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana. Come at 7:30 p.m.
OPB | Dec. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) recently introduced a bill that would allow Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana to their patients.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014
FRIDAY: If recreational marijuana is legalized in Oregon, some cities want to cash in by taxing it at the local level.
OPB | April 21, 2014
MONDAY: The Cave Junction City Council voted to ask a federal court to reconcile state and federal laws on medical marijuana dispensaries.
OPB | March 19, 2014
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.
OPB | March 03, 2014
MONDAY: With about two weeks left in Washington's 2014 legislative session, we'll get an update from Olympia-based reporter Austin Jenkins.
OPB | Feb. 13, 2014
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.
OPB | Dec. 13, 2013
FRIDAY: The rules that will govern Oregon's medical marijuana dispensaries are far from perfect, according to members of the committee that created them.
OPB | June 06, 2013
A bill in the legislature would legalize and regulate the pot dispensaries that have sprung up since medical marijuana was legalized.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2012
We're catching up with reporters on a couple of ongoing stories in Oregon.
OPB | May 14, 2012
What's legal in the business of medical marijuana and what's unclear under the law?
OPB | Dec. 06, 2011
Several governors have now signed onto a petition to the federal government asking for the reclassification of marijuana so that doctors could prescribe it to patients.
OPB | July 22, 2011
"Pot clubs" in Oregon are closing their doors after receiving strongly worded letters from the U.S. Attorney.
OPB | May 25, 2011
Medical marijuana is legal in more than a dozen states — but not under federal law. We'll find out how that affects Oregon's and Washington's approach right now.