Recreational Marijuana Sales in Washington, Oregon, and Colorado Have Steadily Risen To A Combined Monthly Average of $123.5 Million Benefits of Recreational Marijuana Revenue – Given the monthly increases, the marijuana industry is set to make roughly $1.5 billion in cannabis revenue in 2016. Alaska will join the recreational marijuana industry in 2016, bringing the potential…

SCOTUS Has Jurisdiction In Any Lawsuits Between States SCOTUS Refuses to Hear Colorado Cannabis Suit that Kansas and Nebraska brought against Colorado. The six justices who made the decision to deny certiorari did not offer any commentary as to why they will not hear this case. Justices Clarance Thomas and Samuel Alito dissented, stating only that…

Case Involving One State Suing Another State, SCOTUS Has Exclusive Jurisdiction Marijuana SCOTUS Case May Yield Surprises – The most controversial member of the Supreme Court, Justice Anton Scalia, died earlier this month. His death sent shockwaves through American politics. The media is fixated on the lack of common ground between the Senate and the President…

According to the Colorado Supreme Court, you can absolutely be fired for consumption of cannabis, even if it is legal under state law, even if it was purchased legally under state law, even if you consumed it only during off-work hours, even if you use it for a valid medical purpose: their answer is a…