When is it pot and when is it not? Marijuana changes are vexing authorities and retailers


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon are working to get hemp removed from a federal list of illegal controlled substances.

When you look like the late Jerry Garcia of “Grateful Dead” fame  and you wear a black Zig-Zag T-shirt,you might fit many people’s idea of a marijuana dealer. And when you’re selling a product that looks and smells identical to high-potent pot, you shouldn’t be surprised by a visit from law enforcement.