A Buxton man changed his plea Thursday morning to guilty for felony criminal possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute.
Looking back at the stories to remember from the past week:
CHEYENNE – Armed with signs that exclaimed “legalize, not legal lies” and “turning a red state green in 2016,” about 50 people marched for marijuana legalization here Monday morning.
HELENA — Marijuana legalization advocates are dropping their efforts to put a voter initiative on the ballot this year amending the Montana Constitution to allow recreational use of the drug, an organizer said Tuesday.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — Wyoming law officers expect an increase in marijuana arrests now that recreational use of the drug is legal in neighboring Colorado.
HELENA — Federal prosecutors oppose a former medical marijuana lobbyist’s request to be removed from probation so he can rebuild his career and tend to his ailing mother without travel restrictions.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A debate over whether Wyoming should legalize marijuana may be about to flare up.
HELENA – A lobbyist who helped draft Montana’s 2004 voter-approved medical marijuana law is requesting an early termination to his federal probation sentence.
As an elementary school student in Chinook, Tory Hawley’s classmates rarely referred to him by name. He was always the “fat” one or the “chubby” one.
HELENA — The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed the conviction of a Beaverhead County man for criminal distribution of dangerous drugs, saying he was convicted based on insufficient evidence.
A 30-year-old Divide man received a two-year deferred sentence for his part in a marijuana ring on Thursday morning.
HELENA — Medical marijuana businesses worried that federal agents will close them down now have a roadmap to avoid prosecution, courtesy of the Justice Department's decision to allow legal pot in Colorado and Washington state.
A Billings woman prosecutors said was involved in growing hundreds of marijuana plants was charged in Yellowstone County Justice Court on Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Julia Cox didn’t expect her synthetic marijuana would make people ill. In fact, she wasn’t even certain it was illegal.
HELENA — Lawmakers on Thursday were considering a renewed effort to test drivers suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana — a measure law enforcement agents said is necessary to deal with an increase in such cases.
HELENA — Lori Burnam, a Hamilton woman with lung cancer who became the face of medical marijuana advocacy in Montana, has died at age 66.
HELENA — The president of a medical marijuana advocacy group said Friday that he will remain in that position despite a judge's order that he no longer use the drug.
HELENA — The $47 million U.S. Senate race between Democrat Jon Tester and Republican Denny Rehberg was Montana's top news story of 2012, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of state editors.
Butte-Silver Bow law enforcement seized more than 140 marijuana plants this week from two residences south of Butte, and a couple is in custody in connection with the raid.
MISSOULA — A 23-year-old California woman has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute more than 100 kilograms of marijuana discovered in a rental van during a traffic stop in southwestern Montana in June.