State of Wisconsin

Bipartisan bill seeks legalization of medical marijuana

Co-introduced by two Democrats, one Republican, this is first bipartisan bill since 2001

City of Madison

Rastafarian church leaders face multiple drug-related charges following Wednesday raid

Schworck, Bangert claim raids violate their First Amendment rights

State of Wisconsin

For the fourth time, Sargent introduces bill to fully legalize marijuana in Wisconsin

Evers, Barnes have both expressed support for legalization

City of Madison

Wisconsin’s first Rastafarian church opens on Mifflin Street, but police claim it’s illegal

Church owners claim use of marijuana is constitutional because it's religious expression

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Evers calls for recreational and medicinal marijuana prohibition changes in state budget

Gov. Evers calls for marijuana decriminalization in new state budget

Column

Marijuana legalization inevitable but will bring new economic, social challenges

Marijuana legalization will likely have similar socioeconomic effects to other vice industries, like alcohol and tobacco

Features

Smoke Signals: Wisconsin referendum reveals voters want legal weed, but what are the risks?

Overwhelming popular support for legalizing marijuana fuels discussion of potential medical, economic and societal benefits and risks

State of Wisconsin

Everything you need to know before the 2018 midterm elections

Polls open at 7 a.m., close at 8 p.m. for one of the most closely watched states in the 2018 election cycle

Column

Advisory referendums mean nothing without political action

Ballot questions concerning marijuana legalization must result in direct, effective legislation

News

Wisconsin voters to see referendum questions on marijuana legalization during midterm elections

Public opinion data from 16 counties in state could be used to lift or increase marijuana restrictions