marijuana

Spencer Alan Boston
Spencer Alan Boston (Wilson Country Sheriff’s Office via AP)
Associated Press
January 28, 2020 - 3:28 pm
LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) — The rapper Afroman famously sang about how getting high on marijuana prevented him from going to court. A Tennessee man decided to combine the two when he lit a marijuana cigarette in the courtroom, authorities said. Spencer Alan Boston, 20, was arrested Monday and charged...
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WWJ/ Vickie Thomas
WWJ News
January 28, 2020 - 12:11 pm
The operation has resulted in 19 felony arrests since last week.
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FILE - In this April 23, 2018, file photo, Trevor Eubanks, plant manager for Big Top Farms, readies a field for another hemp crop near Sisters, Ore. Draft rules released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for a new and booming agricultural hemp industry have alarmed farmers, processors and retailers across the country, who say the provisions will be crippling if they are not significantly overhauled before they become final. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)
WWJ News
January 13, 2020 - 1:04 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hemp growers and entrepreneurs who were joyous a year ago after U.S. lawmakers reclassified the plant as a legal agricultural crop now are worried their businesses could be crippled if federal policymakers move ahead with draft regulations. Licenses for hemp cultivation topped...
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bad smell
WWJ News
January 09, 2020 - 5:20 pm
"We've been receiving numerous complaints from residents who aren't able to use their backyards."
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In this Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019 photo, registered medical marijuana patients talk with staff members at the Rise cannabis store in Mundelein, Ill. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, Illinois will join Michigan as the only Midwestern states broadly allowing the sale and use of marijuana. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 7:44 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Retailers legally selling marijuana for the past month in Michigan say they have drawn customers from surrounding Midwestern states where the drug remains illegal and, as Illinois prepares to joins the recreational market on Wednesday, officials are renewing warnings to consumers...
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airport
Associated Press
December 18, 2019 - 10:23 am
A man who may have been dreaming of a “green” Christmas found himself inside the gray walls of a Tennessee jail.
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vape products
WWJ News
December 17, 2019 - 6:07 pm
High levels of vitamin E acetate were found in the cartridges.
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WWJ News
December 10, 2019 - 2:46 pm
Teen use, crime, the black market, the use of tax money, social equity and more.
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WWJ News
December 03, 2019 - 5:17 pm
How did we get here, and what’s next?
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WWJ News
November 23, 2019 - 12:00 pm
The state's Marijuana Regulatory Agency issued the new rules on Friday.
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