Legalization Of Recreational Marijuana May Face Hurdle In Minnesota Senate, But Public Opinion Continues To Shift In Its FavorFor the first time ever, a bill to legalize recreational marijuana will get a vote on the floor of the Minnesota House later this week. That bill is expected to pass with bipartisan support.
Minnesota House To Vote On Bill Legalizing Marijuana Next WeekThis is the first time that a legalization bill has advanced so far in the state Legislature. Minnesota is one of many states that allow medical marijuana, but its restrictions are some of the country’s strictest.
Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana In Minnesota Nearing A Floor Vote In HouseA bill that would legalize recreational marijuana use for adults is nearing a full House floor vote -- the farthest a proposal like this has ever advanced in the legislature.
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.