By : Patrick Manning – FoxNews.com
Pot-supporting crowds cheered on election night as Colorado and Washington State voted to legalize marijuana for recreational use. Many expected Mexican drug cartels, who earn billions of dollars a year by smuggling marijuana into the United States, to be in a state of panic – but one expert said they will carry on just fine if pot is legalized.
By : Jackie Chazan, Denver Grassroots Politics Examiner
If it is legal to use marijuana on your own time, can your employer fire you for smoking it off duty? That’s a question that the Colorado Court of Appeals is being asked to answer in the case of Brandon Coats, the Denver Post reported on Monday.
By Joe Fryer – KING 5 News
DENVER –- Washington made history this month when voters agreed to legalize recreational marijuana. A similar measure was approved in Colorado, where authorities already have been heavily regulating the medical-marijuana industry for about three years.