Colorado on pot: America’s imperfect marijuana model

Colorado has 883 licensed marijuana dispensaries. Though the state has seen an influx of money, some say it was not ready for commercialization.

Washington merges recreational and medical marijuana

Washington's recreational pot program is up and running with more than dispensaries. But it’s expensive and heavily taxed, drawing criticism from marijuana patients.

Vashon Island: Where one man's legal pot is grown in paradise

On Vashon Island, just a short ferry ride from Seattle, Scott Durkee is following his farmer’s passion: To legally grow pot for Washington’s new marijuana market.

From seed to sale, Oregon's weed rush grows on its reputation

Welcome to Oregon where possession and home-growing became legal on July 1, but sales won’t be legal until sometime next year – after the state makes new rules.

Alaska struggles to roll out regulations

Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana, and the first red state to do so. But Alaskans have been growing and using weed for years.

The new world of weed in D.C. poses old problems

Possession of small amounts of marijuana is legal in Washington, D.C. But with sales still illegal, residents are finding ways to get creative.