A Washington state cannabis farm was the focus of a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, an illegal example of the sudden-riches mentality in the legal marijuana industry, according to federal officials. Investors plowed $4.85 million into the alleged scheme from Green Acres Farms near Anacortes, Washington, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange […]

As promised, marijuana legalization has profoundly changed American policing, but not in the way legalization advocates predicted. Yes, marijuana arrests have declined in some jurisdictions. According to cops, that’s the problem: Rather than allowing police officers to focus on more serious crimes, legal cannabis has made police work more difficult. […]