Marijuana

Maricopa County 2020 Election Could Bring Big Change to Mass Incarceration
Maricopa County's 2020 election for County Attorney is in full swing, which could mean huge changes in mass incarceration in the country's 3rd largest county. This election season is bringing the Maricopa County Attorney position to the ballot. The incumbent...
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AZ Federal Judge Upholds Child Abuse ‘Black List’
A Maricopa County federal judge dismissed a legal challenge to Arizona's Department of Child Safety's new child abuse blacklist policy. Recently, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge dismissed the New Civil Liberties Alliance's challenge to the Arizona Department of Child...
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Could Recreational Marijuana Revenue Help Arizona’s Pandemic Recovery?
Recreational marijuana tax revenue has proven to be "pandemic proof" in other states, is it time for Arizona to legalize it to spur economic recovery? With the COVID pandemic still in full swing across the country, tax revenue streams are...
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Arizona’s Potential Marijuana Legalization Stirs Up Mixed Feelings
Arizona Proposition 207 to legalize marijuana is now on the ballots, making AZ a new battleground for marijuana legalization. Arizona is taking the national spotlight in the fight for marijuana legalization for this upcoming 2020 election. Prop 207, if passed,...
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New Mexico Governor Believes Legal Marijuana Revenue May Help Coronavirus Economic Recovery
New Mexico's Governor expresses regret that marijuana legalization did not pass last year, citing $100 million lost in potential revenue that could have been used for aid in the Coronavirus Pandemic. Gov. Michelle Lynn Lujan Grisham of New Mexico recently...
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What is Interdiction Law and How Can Rideout Law Help?
Attorney Brad Rideout is handling interdiction law cases weekly with large success and confidence. Interdiction law can be a complicated subject for those hearing about it for the first time. It can be tricky as well when navigating the process...
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Jorge Nava is One of Brad Rideout’s Favorite Clients
Attorney Brad Rideout updates us on his client, '90 Day Fiance' star, Jorge Nava. Jorge Nava became an instant star on the reality show '90 Day Fiance'. After being charged on possession of drugs with intent to sell,  Nava was...
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Arizona: A State With Potential for a Marijuana Boom
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Arizona's marijuana industry is legally run by non-profits, however, legalization by the federal government could lead to a boom and big business takeover. When Arizona first passed, by a proposition vote, to allow medical marijuana, it was meant to be...
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Legal Cannabis: Savior of State Economies?
If interstate cannabis commerce is allowed by the federal government, could it bring thriving business to stagnating state economies? More and more states are heading towards the legalization of marijuana, however, there still remains issues that need to be addressed....
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