Today, Senator Jefferson Beauregard “Jeff” Sessions III (R-AL) accepted President-Elect Trump’s nomination to become the next Attorney General of the United States, the nation’s top law enforcement official. He’s unapologetically anti-cannabis, and was quoted as saying “Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana” will that translate into official policy? Sessions’ impressive resume includes six years as Assistant US…

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…

6th SCOTUS Ruling On Patent Law This Term In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court of the United States sided with CLS Bank in invalidating patents held by Australia-based Alice Corp. This is the sixth and final SCOTUS ruling on patent law this term. Each ruling was unanimous. Each ruling narrowed patent law. Alice Corp…