Minnesota Marijuana Bill Continues Push Through HouseMinnesota lawmakers on Wednesday advanced a proposal that would allow recreational marijuana use for adults and automatically expunge minor convictions related to cannabis, inching the state closer toward legalization.
Veterans In Support Of Recreational Marijuana State Their Case To LawmakersThe push to legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota is moving forward, with veterans telling a House committee Tuesday why it should be more widely accessible.
South Dakota Judge Rejects Amendment Legalizing MarijuanaA South Dakota judge on Monday struck down a voter-approved constitutional amendment that legalized recreational marijuana after Gov. Kristi Noem's administration challenged it.
Minnesota DFL Resurfaces Bill Legalizing Marijuana; Senate GOP Still Reluctant To Pass Minnesota House Democrats launched a push Monday to legalize recreational marijuana and automatically expunge most minor cannabis convictions, framing the issue as crucial to narrow racial disparities in the legal system.
Push To Legalize Marijuana In Minnesota Gains Momentum, But Faces Opposition In SenateThe push to fully legalize marijuana in Minnesota will be up for debate again this legislative session.
South Dakota Backs Trump, Passes Proposals To Legalize Medical, Recreational MarijuanaPresident Donald Trump, U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds and U.S. Rep. Dusty Johnson won in South Dakota on Tuesday. But with Republicans long dominating the state's elections, the most interesting development was the passage of separate proposals to legalize both medical and recreational marijuana. Election officials received a historic number of absentee ballots, raising the possibility that tallying the results could take longer than usual.
St. Paul Man Arrested After Several Pounds Of Meth, Marijuana Sent Via MailA K-9 officer detected drugs in the packages, and investigators soon found more than five pounds of meth and four-and-a-half pounds of marijuana.
Man, Woman Arrested After 12 Pounds Of Meth Found In Litchfield HomeAuthorities in central Minnesota say two people were arrested Wednesday after a home search turned up nearly 12 pounds of meth.
South Dakota Tribe Set To Vote On Legalizing MarijuanaMembers of the Oglala Sioux Tribe will vote this week on whether to legalize medical and recreational marijuana on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Reservation.
Sheriff: Girl Shot After Drug Deal Involving Counterfeit Money In Central MNLaw enforcement has since called her injuries “minor.”
2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana ProductsDrug enforcement teams had a record year of drug seizures in 2019, but one category really jumped in the last year.
DPS: Drug Seizures On The Rise In Many Categories In MinnesotaThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) says drug seizures have increased in several major drug categories in 2019.
Democratic Leaders Say Minnesotans United On Changing Marijuana LawsEleven states and Washington, D.C. have legalized marijuana for recreational use. Marijuana dispensaries in Illinois sold nearly $40 million worth of recreational weed in the first month of legal sales there.
Minneapolis Man Arrested In Wisconsin For Driving While Intoxicated With Two Children In CarHe also faces charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, driving without a driver’s license, and driving without insurance.
South Dakotans To Vote On Legalizing Recreational MarijuanaSouth Dakotans will vote this year on whether to legalize recreational marijuana for adults 21 years and older.