Forty-two states plus the District of Columbia have thus far enacted measures to close businesses deemed nonessential.
As the world's fifth largest economy is placed under lockdown, Los Angeles' residents will still be able to buy cannabis from licensed dispensaries.
Marijuana sales reached $908 million in the year following the legalization of recreational cannabis, but online shops and retail stores accounted for only around 15 percent of the total sales.
A black Chevrolet Camaro pulling up to the Trulieve dispensary at exactly 4:20 a.m., before two masked figures emerge and smash their way into the building.
Individual tourists are still allowed to visit the city's red-light districts and tours outside the districts are allowed, but will need to comply with new tightened regulations in place to tackle "overtourism" in the city.
Senator Bernie Sanders vowed to use his executive power as president to legalize marijuana nationally and expunge the criminal records of those convicted for possessing the drug during a rally near Dallas, Texas Friday.
Ahead of the New Hampshire primary, 'Fox & Friends' host Brian Kilmeade described Sanders' stance on legalizing marijuana and forgiving student loan debt in a "Stay home. Get high. I'll pay off your loan" slogan.
University officials announced plans to launch a new degree program in fall 2020 that would offer students training geared toward the state's flourishing cannabis industry.
Spencer Alan Boston appeared in court Monday charged with possession of marijuana but found himself in hot water after he pulled out what appeared to be a joint and lit it up in front of the judge.
Austin Schroeder, 26, of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, and his girlfriend, Kaitlin Geiger, 21, are accused of selling drugs from their apartment.
Researchers identified a naturally-occurring molecule in the brain that targets the same receptors as marijuana, possibly explaining why people find the drug relaxing.
The Michigan town of Bessemer has voted to spend approximately $3,400 to purchase a device to smell marijuana plants and train police officers in its use.
Doctors report higher incidents of cannabis-related problems, such as confusion, anxiety, paranoia and hallucinations.
Governor JB Pritzker has pardoned over 11,000 former drug offenders ahead of Illinois legalizing the drug in 2020.
So far, 33 states have legalized medical marijuana and 11 have approved adult recreational use. Here's a look at which states could be next.
"What we got is high-quality audio and video of me doing everything but resisting arrest before they brought me out here," the rapper told WSOC following his release.
The recreational cannabis industry, which is fully legal in 11 states, will continue to face onerous levels of red tape and uncertainty well into 2020.
Richard Spurrier, 68, of St. Petersburg, Florida was arrested Saturday for giving passers-by free marijuana because "it was Christmas."
"Although a lot of research has been published on the effects of smoking cigarettes much less is known about the effects of recreational cannabis use," Dr. Mohammed Khanji of Queen Mary, University of London, told Newsweek.
Researchers looked at data on over 1.5 billion individual opioid prescriptions between 2011 and 2018.
Bans could do "more harm than good" by leading people back to smoking, according to experts.
The research could expand our understanding of how plants react to the stresses of space travel.
Officials in Illinois threw out the marijuana convictions of over 1,000 people Wednesday, a few weeks before a new law legalizing cannabis is set to take effect in the state.
The negotiations have not been finalized, but they are a correlation of the country's growing legalization of marijuana—from medicinal to recreational.
The hot chocolate is infused with 5 milligrams of THC per pouch states Kiva, the company behind cannabis-infused turkey gravy.
Longtime marijuana advocate Willie Nelson has announced that he's quit smoking pot. These other five celebrities also famously announced that they'd quit smoking the drug—some to success, some to brief notoriety.
Munchausen syndrome by proxy is a rare psychological disorder in which a caregiver exaggerates or makes up the medical symptoms of someone in their care.
In an appearance on CNN, the Republican congressman stressed that marijuana legalization has a generational divide, rather than a partisan one.