Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization: Top State Lawmaker Signs On

Rhode Island Marijuana Legalization as Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio, a North Providence Democrat, has signed on as co-sponsor of a bill to treat marijuana like alcohol by legalizing, regulating and taxing it.

Rhode Island Marijuana LegalizationPlus, Colorado debates organic labels for marijuana as Colorado starts work  on becoming the first state to regulate organic labels in its pot industry, with other legal weed states watching to see whether they too should step in to help consumers wondering what’s on their weed. Organic standards are regulated federally, and pot remains illegal at the federal level, meaning there’s nothing stopping commercial pot growers from calling their wares organic.