Will Medical Marijuana Become A Reality in Idaho?

Just two years ago, voters in Idaho had their say at the ballot box on the question of whether to expand Medicaid health insurance throughout the state. And while elected officials were near unanimous in their scorn for the Affordable Care Act, under which Medicaid is a crucial part, voters [...]

2019-10-02T04:33:53-07:00September 23, 2019|

Idaho Police Seize 7000 lbs Of What Is Claimed To Be Legal Hemp

Idaho State Police say they seized nearly 7,000 pounds of illegal marijuana from a truck passing through the state on its way to Colorado last month. The truck driver, Denis Palamarchuk, is now facing felony marijuana trafficking charges. The trouble is, the Colorado company importing the plants from Oregon say [...]

2019-03-13T05:13:54-07:00February 23, 2019|

117 Pounds of Marijuana Found During Traffic Stop In Idaho

Marijuana remains completely illegal in Idaho, unlike two bordering states, Washington and Oregon, where medical cannabis and adult use are legal. Idaho’s marijuana laws are some of the strictest in the country. Possession of under three ounces is a misdemeanor, but getting caught with more than that can result in [...]

2018-11-22T02:38:23-07:00November 26, 2018|

24 States Considering Legalization This Year

More than 20 states could vote to legalize marijuana in November, according to recent news reports. That means 2016 could be the biggest year yet for cannabis reform. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that elections officials in 19 states have already received petitions to legalize the drug for recreation or [...]

2018-09-12T10:59:51-07:00February 28, 2016|