Alaska Marijuana Regulators Reject Pot Shops In-Store Consumption

Alaska marijuana regulators have rejected a proposal to allow authorized retail pot shops to have areas where customers could consume marijuana products.

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Richard Kirk, the Denver man who almost single-handedly revived the old-timey notion of marijuana-induced violence by killing his wife after eating cannabis candy in 2014, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder last Friday.

Kansas Sen. David Haley, D-Kansas City, and Rep. Gail Finney, D-Wichita, submitted bills in 2016 supporting the use of cannabis for treatment of medical disorders, but they died in committee.

One New Hampshire representative hopes this is the year the state finally decriminalizes marijuana —roughly 40 years after he first sponsored a bill to do so.