Wyoming Medical Marijuana News

Wyoming: Pot Seminar From Police Chief Draws Small Crowd

Wyoming Tribune Eagle

January 29th, 2015
CHEYENNE - Police Chief Brian Kozak hosted another marijuana seminar for the public Wednesday evening to present updated local statistics regarding marijuana as well as an overview of the impact legalization of the drug has had on Colorado.

Wyoming: Yellowstone Sees Rise In Marijuana Cases

The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 5th, 2015
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An increasing number of visitors to Yellowstone National Park are being prosecuted for possessing small amounts of medical and recreational pot, which remains illegal on federal land.

Wyoming: Gubernatorial Candidates Face Off In Casper

San Francisco Chronicle

October 9th, 2014
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead capped off a debate Thursday with strong criticism of two challengers, saying their comments showed a cynicism about people in the state.

Wyoming: Advocates Launch Votemedicalmarijuana.Org To Track Voting Records For Individual Members Of Congress

Washington, D.C. -- The medical marijuana advocacy group Americans for Safe Access (ASA) relaunched its VoteMedicalMarijuana.org website today, an interactive online tool that provides voting statistics and a report card for each Members of Congress. For example, the site provides details on yesterday's vote to allow Veterans Affairs (VA) physicians to recommend medical marijuana for their patients. Although the amendment didn't pass, it received more "yes" votes from Congress than any other ...

Wyoming: Debate Looms Over Legalizing Marijuana In Wyoming

The Missoulian

December 22nd, 2013
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A debate over whether Wyoming should legalize marijuana may be about to flare up. Bordered to the north and south by states that have legalized some uses of marijuana, Wyoming still counts marijuana possession as a crime. Possession of anything over 3 ounces in the "Equality State" is felony territory, enough to put a person in prison for five years.

Wyoming: Debate Looms Over Legalizing Marijuana In Wyoming

The Modesto Bee

December 19th, 2013
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A debate over whether Wyoming should legalize marijuana may be about to flare up. Bordered to the north and south by states that have legalized some uses of marijuana, Wyoming still counts marijuana possession as a crime. Possession of anything over 3 ounces in the "Equality State" is felony territory, enough to put a person in prison for five years.

Wyoming: Arrests - Colorado Medical Marijuana License Not Good In Wyoming - Woman Guarding Garden With Shotgun Scares Off Prowler

County 10 News

July 30th, 2013
Timber Morland, 20, Riverton, Minor In Possession of Alcohol, Public Intoxication and on a Failure to Appear warrant and Michael Ferme, 21, Lakewood, Colo., Possession of Marijuana, Breach of Peace and Interference. An officer on patrol at 11:31 a.m. Monday night heard a woman screaming a profanity at someone, and then noticed a parked vehicle in the street and a woman standing outside of it yelling. When asked who she was yelling at, the woman said “that guy running away from you down the ...