Tagged: Medical Marijuana

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.

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.

News Update

Sept. 19, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We're catching up with reporters on a couple of ongoing stories in Oregon.

Medical Marijuana's Gray Area

May 14, 2012 9:40 a.m.

What's legal in the business of medical marijuana and what's unclear under the law?

Petition to Reclassify Marijuana

Dec. 06, 2011 9:40 a.m.

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.

Dispensing with Dispensaries

July 22, 2011 9:25 a.m.

"Pot clubs" in Oregon are closing their doors after receiving strongly worded letters from the U.S. Attorney.

Medical Marijuana Update

May 25, 2011 9:06 a.m.

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.

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