Donald Trump had other ideas.
After a long, hard road, the first marijuana dispensary in Texas is poised to open its doors to treat epilepsy patients.
"It's going to be kind of tragic that all of this was put on hold for decades."
Alexis Bortell and the others involved in her lawsuit against the U.S. government will have their day in court soon, and her lawyer thinks they can win.
For eighth graders, binge drinking and prescription drug abuse decreased after medical marijuana legalization, but increased for 12th graders.
"The train has left the station for marijuana reform...the American public demands it," Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) told Newsweek.
It's harder than we thought it was going to be.
Julian Fantino took a tough line on marijuana when serving as Toronto's police chief.
Cannabis research is thriving there, with 100-plus clinical trials in the works and scientists with big goals.
The restrictions on marijuana may be curbing medical advancement.
Police suggested they needed more time for training.
As the amendment expiration date draws near, the District of Columbia and 29 states may see their state marijuana laws jeopardized.
The problem has gotten significantly worse in the past few years.
Cannabis advocates promote marijuana as an alternative form of pain relief to opioids.
The Super Bowl XXXIII champion Marvin Washington is one of five plaintiffs suing the attorney general over marijuana legislation.
Sessions wants to undo the amendment that prevents the Justice Department from spending money to prosecute those in line with state medical marijuana laws.