Vermont Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

On Monday, Vermont Governor Phil Scott made history in the state when he signed House Bill 511, ultimately legalizing marijuana. The bill allows for Vermont residents to...

What is the Marijuana Justice Act?

A bill was introduced by a couple of House Democrats last week that would forever change marijuana laws in the US. The Marijuana Justice Act was offered...

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Says Marijuana Prohibition is a Failure

In a recent interview with High Times, former Mexican president Vicente Fox expressed why he believes the prohibition of marijuana (and other drugs) isn’t working. “Prohibition doesn’t...

Federal Marijuana Crackdown Contradicts What Trump Told Colorado During His Presidential Campaign

In 2016, Donald Trump wasn’t yet president. He was however, doing his best to win the seat he’s since taken over. As one of the hottest topics...

Northern California Calaveras County Bans Cannabis

Calaveras County is located about 150 miles east of San Francisco. For years, it was a pro-cannabis community, but last week things took a dramatic turn. The...

Colorado Communities Will Use $21 Million in Marijuana Revenue to Offer Mental Health and...

The Colorado Department of Human Services announced last week that $21 million in marijuana tax revenue will be spent in ten communities across Colorado to that keeps...

VA Refuses to Conduct Medical Marijuana Research for Veterans

It’s no secret that veterans across the country want to see medical marijuana legalized. Known for its unprecedented ability to help counter the negative effects of post-traumatic...

Popular Mexico City Mayor Candidate Wants to Legalize Cannabis Consumption for Personal Use

Mexico recently made history when they legalized medical cannabis. Like other countries around the world, support for legalization of marijuana in Mexico is growing. And if one...

Do Not Enforce Federal Pot Laws, US Voters Say 3-1

Just days after Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo, Quinnipiac conducted a poll that 1,106 registered voters across the country responded to. According to the...

New York Meeting Held to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

New York lawmakers held a session Thursday morning about legalizing recreational cannabis. According to a notice posted in December by chairs of the Assembly Committee on Codes,...

New Survey Shows Majority of Vets Favor Medical Marijuana Legalization

Surveys across the board are now showing that more and more people support the legalization of marijuana. Even cops and republicans are more on board than ever...

Letter Sent to Sessions from Colorado Congress Members Advocating for Reinstatement of Cole Memo

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo last week, countless people across the country were (understandably) outraged. The Cole Memo, which helped to protect legal...

Yet Another Poll That Shows More Americans Support the Legalization of Marijuana

The latest survey from Pew Research Center shows what is beginning to become the norm across the country. More Americans are in support of marijuana legalization than...

Vermont May Soon Legalize Marijuana…But People Will Have to Grow Their Own

Vermont just became the first state in the US to pass the legalization of marijuana through legislature. Last Thursday, just hours after Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole...

Politicians and Industry Leaders in Colorado Speak Up About Sessions Abolishing the Cole Memo

The decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rescind the Cole Memo on Thursday came as a shock to countless people across the country. Response in Colorado...

Jeff Sessions to Revoke Cole Memo

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will soon be making an announcement that he is ending Obama-era policy by rescinding the Cole Memo. The 2013 memorandum represented a significant...

2018 Predictions for the Ever-Expanding Marijuana Industry

Marijuana has come a long way since California first legalized medical cannabis in 1996. Momentum on the legal weed tip has proved to it to be one...

Will High Pot Taxes in California Fuel Black Market Sales?

It’s no secret that California is home to the largest marijuana black market in the country. It’s estimated the marijuana black market in California is worth well...

How One California Cop Became One of the Most Influential Cannabis Advocates

Nate Bradley is the executive director for the California Cannabis Industry Association (CCIA). He founded the group in 2012, with a mission to “unite the cannabis industry...

Looking at the Last 20 Years of Marijuana Legalization in the US

With California welcoming legal recreational sales starting the first day of 2018, weed’s come a long way in the last 20 years. Taking a look back, the...

Happy New Year California…Recreational Cannabis in Cali Begins

California is ringing in 2018 by beginning recreational weed sales, a change that countless believe has been a long time coming. California residents 21 and older can...

Mexico Soon To Announce Medical Marijuana Regulations

Mexico recently legalized medical marijuana, a decision unanimously welcomed by both legislature and citizens throughout country. Last week it was announced that the formal guidelines that will...

Texas Opens Shop for Medical Marijuana…With Laws So Restrictive, Not Many People Will Be...

Medical marijuana is now available in Texas. Sort of. While several other states have celebrated this momentous occasion, not many residents of Texas are rejoicing. There are...

Las Vegas Wants to Legalize Cannabis Smoke Lounges

Las Vegas may become the first city in the country to legalize cannabis smoke lounges. If city officials get their way, smoke lounges in the City of...