Marijuana Investing in 2017? What You Need To Know

Many marijuana stocks have soared in 2016, with one enjoying especially impressive gains of well over 2,000%. However, this speculative industry is fraught with risk - according...

Chronic Pain Is Now a Qualifying Condition in New York State. Here’s What That...

After months of regulatory review and public comment, New York last week officially added chronic pain as a qualifying condition for its medical cannabis program. The change was...

Ohioans buying Michigan medical pot ahead of rules being set

Ohioans wanting medical marijuana have been crossing the border into Michigan, where some Detroit-area dispensaries will sell to out-of-staters who are issued recommendations for cannabis use months...

Can Colorado Knock Down Marijuana Laws?

Federal appeals court judges on Tuesday reviewed the reach of racketeering laws, chewed over case law and opined over olfactory issues in a case that threatens to...

Colorado Budget for Marijuana Laws Is Huge

Gov. John Hickenlooper asked lawmakers to send a tax hike measure to the November ballot to build and repair the state’s roads, calling on Colorado to “invest...

Arizona: Ban on MMJ on College Campuses Struck Down (For Now)

Legal cannabis is also legal at Arizona schools—in the dormitories and on the college green. An Arizona high court has struck down a ban on medical marijuana at...

Florida Slow to Move Forward with Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana passed in Florida unanimously in last year’s elections. Approved by 72 percent of voters, patients of the Sunshine State eagerly anticipated using medical cannabis for...

Medical Marijuana Licensing Brings Trouble To Many States

The seven lucky balls that popped out of the Arizona Department of Health Services lottery machine in October produced big winners — not in the state’s Powerball...

New Mexico Mom Arrested for Giving 13-Year-Old Daughter Marijuana Edibles to Help Anxiety

A New Mexico mom was arrested on Tuesday for giving her 13-year-old daughter marijuana edibles to help with her anxiety. Sylvia A. Rubio, 38, is facing charges...

Here Comes The Marijuana Taxes, Arkansas

Arkansas medical marijuana products sold in the state would have to include detailed labels with information about their laboratory analysis, dosage, source and warnings under a draft...

Boulder, Colorado Podcaster Offering Scholarship to Students Who Want to Study Weed

Matt (Kind) McCabe is the host of Boulder, Colorado podcast, CannaInsider, and he wants to pay for students to study weed. McCabe, who is better known as...

Hitting the Slopes this Season? 4 Dispensaries to Check Out in Colorado Ski Towns

Smoking weed might be prohibited on the slopes, but that doesn’t stop countless ski and snowboard lovers from getting their ganja on. If you plan on hitting...

Law Enforcement & Nevada’s Legalized Pot Problem

Law enforcement officials in Nevada are split about whether to prosecute marijuana possession cases since a newly approved Nevada initiative will make recreational pot legal in less...

Medical Marijuana Patients Given DUI Protection in Arizona

The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled this week that medical marijuana patients arrested for driving under the influence of the drug can contest DUI charges by arguing...

One Acre Cannabis Cultivation Cap Called for In Cali

Two State Representatives in Northern California are asking state officials to cap commercial marijuana farms at one-acre per person. They express that the cap will protect smaller-scale...

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...

Cannabis Use in Australia Has Dropped Significantly. Why?

Cannabis use declined significantly in Australia between 2001 and 2013, according to a new report out of the University of New South Wales. But while the use-rate...

Colorado Marijuana Sales Almost $140 Million for Three Consecutive Months

Although things were relatively quiet on the election front in Colorado this year regarding cannabis, sales are still strong. Data collected for September 2017 showed that Colorado...

Colorado’s Final Pot Shop License Search is Coming to an End

More than two years after the first recreational marijuana storefront opened in Aurora, the opportunity to apply for the city’s 24th — and final — pot shop...

Colorado US Senator Cory Gardner to Meet with Sessions Regarding Cole Memo

US Senator Cory Gardner is scheduled to meet with Attorney Jeff Sessions today to push back on decisions made last week to rescind the Cole Memo. If...

The Emerald Cup Swarms Visitors to Wine County in California

A record-breaking estimated 30,000 California medical pot farmers, family, friends and fans swamped Santa Rosa for a gargantuan marijuana festival dubbed the Emerald Cup at the Sonoma...

California Bill Would Bar Officials From Aiding Federal Crackdown

With many in the cannabis world wary of a possible crackdown by the Trump administration, California lawmakers are weighing legislation meant to stifle cooperation between US law...

California Lawmaker Introduces Bill That Would Allow Kids to Take Medical Marijuana to School

In San Mateo County, California, a lawmaker recently introduced a bill that would allow students to bring medical marijuana to school. It would pertain to kids in...

What Does Gorsuch Think About Marijuana? Not Much.

On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to “go nuclear” if political gridlock holds up the confirmation of his Supreme Court pick,...