Colorado State University to offer marijuana degree

The state has approved the school’s request to launch a bachelor’s of science degree program in Cannabis Biology and Chemistry this fall


Aurora Cannabis hits the “reset” button with 500 layoffs

The former darling of investors is blaming the botched rollout of retail sales in Ontario as one reason for corporate shakeup


Boston’s first pot retailer gets a greenlight

State officials have licensed the city’s first cannabis shop more than a year after retail pot stores began opening across Massachusetts


Marijuana legalization might become a ballot-box issue in Missouri

An activist group has started collecting signatures to make legalization an issue in the November 2020 election


Roadside drug testing hits road block in Canada

The reliability of a device used by the Ontario Provincial Police and RCMP to catch impaired drivers is being challenged in court


FDA opening up to magic mushrooms to treat major depressive disorder

The normally rigid US drug regulator has designated psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, as a “breakthrough therapy”