Jeff Sessions Rescinds 2013 Cole Memo

Jeff Sessions Rescinds 2013 Cole Memo

On Jan. 4, 2018, Attorney General Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo, an Obama-era policy that paved the way for legalized marijuana to flourish in states across the country, creating new confusion about enforcement. The previous policy, which was laid out in a 2013 memo from James Cole, the deputy attorney general at the time, said […]

Colorado Aims to Protect Marijuana Before Government Restrictions

Colorado Aims to Protect Marijuana Before Government Restrictions

Lawmakers in Colorado are considering a pending bill in efforts to protect its budding marijuana industry from talks of a federal suppression of recreational cannabis. The legislation will allow for growers and sellers of marijuana to change their classification from recreational to medical. The bill, now waiting for the Colorado Legislature to decide on, will […]