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  • Dabs—marijuana's explosive secret Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 12:37 PM ET
    Nicholas Broms, who was involved in a drug-related explosion last November. Broms was one of the growing number of casualties from manufacturing hash oil, a potent marijuana byproduct made with butane.

    From exploding kitchens to super-intense highs, making and smoking marijuana concentrate—aka “dabs”—is getting more attention in the move toward legalization.

  • Open Vape: The e-cigarette of legal pot Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 12:12 PM ET

    Todd Mitchem's company, Open Vape, manufactures a product similar to an e-cigarette. It's a pen that heats a cartridge filled with purified cannabis oil.

  • Jane West: Wife, mother and 'potrepreneur' Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 5:49 PM ET

    West, who lives in an affluent Denver suburb, calls herself "one part Martha Stewart and one part Walter White."

  • Colorado cannabis: It’s not your grandma’s joint Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 12:55 PM ET
    Sative Blondie Mix

    When it comes to recreational marijuana, forget the joint! People in Colorado are enjoying cannabis in brand new ways, including edibles, drinks, dabs and more.

  • Pot: How two cities are handling it differently Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 10:47 AM ET

    About 60 miles northeast of Denver a battle between legal marijuana is going on. While Greeley, Colo., is shunning marijuana, neighboring Garden City is celebrating it.

  • New pot banking rules     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    NBC's Pete Williams reports the government has issued guidance for banks servicing legal marijuana businesses. CNBC's Jane Wells provides insight.

  • Discussing health-care reform, innovation and America's energy future from Davos, Switzerland, with Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas. For the world to continue to grow, Saudi Arabia needs to be a major player, Perry says.

  • Addiction and Obamacare     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., and Christopher Kennedy Lawford, author of "What Addicts Know: Lessons to Benefit Everyone," discuss how the Affordable Care Act could affect 23 million people with substance problems.

  • Colorado's toke tax     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on "high taxes" for recreational pot growers.

  • Pot business forced to pay bills in cash     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 1:54 PM ET

    Starbuds of Denver owner Brian Ruden provides insight into the banking hurdles facing legal pot businesses, and discusses what he would tell his children about the use of marijuana.

  • Banking challenges hit pot businesses     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells spoke with 3D Cannabis Center manager David Martinez about the banking hurdles for legal pot businesses.

  • Pot shortage in Colorado growing?     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    Colorado consumers have been allowed to legally purchase recreational marijuana for more than a week. CNBC's Jane Wells reports the state is already facing a pot shortage.

  • High Times announces new fund     Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the HT Growth Fund, which plans to raise $100 million over the next two years for the legal marijuana market.

  • New York next to join marijuana game?     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    What's turning the tide for the legalization of medical marijuana? CNBC's Jane Wells reports.

  • Marijuana dispensing machine maker Medbox's stock is up 100 percent in the past month. Dr. Bruce Bedrick, Medbox CEO, looks at the growth curve the medical marijuana business could provide.

  • Marijuana on sale in Colorado     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Patrick Kennedy, former Rhode Island congressman (D); Andrew Spanswick, Klean Treatment Centers CEO; and Danny Danko, High Times Senior Cultivation editor, discuss the negative impacts the legalization of marijuana may have.

  • Colorado rolls with retail marijuana     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 11:36 AM ET

    Tony Verzura, RiverRock owner, discusses Colorado's rigorous pot licensing process and explains how the state is preparing for the rush of recreational buyers expected to hit February 1st.

  • Colorado pot: Lighting the licensing way     Thursday, 26 Dec 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Colorado has issued more than 300 licenses to marijuana dispensaries. Dan Danko, High Times Magazine senior editor, discusses how Colorado is properly regulating pot distribution and explains the rigorous application process to obtain a license.

  • Washington pot consumption double estimates     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 11:58 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells breaks down marijuana usage in Washington and Colorado, and explains how each state is handling weed-smoking visitors.

  • Find the next state trying to legalize marijuana Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 2:29 PM ET

    New York state lawmakers introduced a bill last week that would legalize the sale, regulation and taxation of marijuana.