First Texas Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Located just south of Austin is Compassionate Cultivation, the first medical marijuana dispensary in Texas. History was made on Thursday when Compassionate Cultivation opened its doors for...

2017 Cannabis Sales Surpass Liquor Store Sales in Aspen

In Aspen, Colorado people seem to prefer pot over Patron. In 2017, not only were legal cannabis sales up 16 percent from the year before, but also...

Cory Gardner Stands Firm Against Jeff Sessions Crackdown on Cannabis

Less than a week after Sessions made the decision to rescind the Cole Memo, Colorado US Senator Cory Gardner made a promise to protect Colorado cannabis rights. Gardner...

Pueblo Colorado Expects to Award 600 Scholarships with Marijuana Tax Money

The future of prospective college students in Pueblo, Colorado just became a little brighter. On Friday, Pueblo County officials stated that they expect to award 600 scholarships...

Colorado Considers Dismissing Non-Violent Marijuana Charges

As marijuana sees freedom in legal sates across the country, people who’ve been previously charged with pot are also regaining the freedom they deserve.  In a meeting yesterday...

Connecticut Warns About Synthetic Marijuana Dangers After More Than a Dozen Overdoses in One...

The dangers of synthetic weed are becoming prominent across the country as more people realize just how threatening they can truly be. With cannabis still illegal in...

Oregon Holds Black Market Marijuana Summit: Top Federal Prosecutor Says, “Make no mistake about...

Officials in Oregon held a summit meeting today regarding the “formidable problem with marijuana production that winds up on the black market.” The summit was organized by...

California Cannabis Farmers Challenge Loophole in State Grow Regulations

When California released regulations that governed the legal cannabis industry last year, small-scale cannabis farmers were disheartened to learn that there was no restriction on the amount...

Colorado Officials Head New National Coalition Contesting Sessions’ Move to Rescind Cole Memo

Several Colorado officials are heading a national coalition of elected officials across the country with an aim to incite a “healthy dialogue” on the inconsistencies between state...

US Army Warns About Dangers of Synthetic Cannabinoids After 2 Marines Die and 60...

The US Army issued a warning this week about the dangers of using synthetic cannabinoids. In the past month, two Marines have died and over 60 soldiers...

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...

San Francisco to Erase Thousands of Prior Marijuana Convictions

People in San Francisco that have been busted for possession of weed are about to see their records disappear. The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office announced on Wednesday...

World’s First-Ever CBD Store Opens in Vegas

Today Las Vegas will become home to the first CBD store in the world. That's right. Buy Legal Meds is about to become a CBD lover's dream come...

Racism in America Alive and Well: Former Kentucky Police Chief Tells Recruits to Shoot...

Not long ago, the new ACLU director stated that legalizing marijuana is “a racial justice issue.” He noted that in New Jersey you’re three times more likely...

Medical Marijuana Activist Dennis Peron Dies at 72

Dennis Peron, the medical marijuana activist who helped legalize medical cannabis in California, died this past weekend in a San Francisco hospital. Peron, who has been coined...

Mexican Tourism Secretary Suggests Legalizing Marijuana in Tourist Towns

Opinions about marijuana in Mexico are rapidly changing. Not only does a popular Mexico City mayor candidate want to legalize personal-use cultivation, but former Mexican President Vicente...

Virginia Rejects Proposal to Decriminalize Cannabis

Any hope of Virginia decriminalizing cannabis was shot down Wednesday. The House subcommittee voted against a bill that would have decriminalized possession of a half-ounce or less...

Over 50 Members of Congress Demand President Trump Restores Hands-Off Approach to Legal Marijuana

Apparently, President Trump hasn’t received the message that the war on drugs has failed. When Trump appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Americans waited to see how Sessions...

Kaiser Permanente Forbids Medical Marijuana Patient to Volunteer with Hospice Patients

Amy Hauser is a 50-year-old medical student in the Bay Area. She wants to work in hospice care, stating she “has a calling for it.” While laboring...

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...

Pennsylvania Removes Medical Marijuana Patients from Police Database

Gun laws and marijuana are a hot topic these days. Since Hawaii sent letters to medical marijuana patients late last year demanding they relinquish their weapons, people...

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...

New York Lawmaker Wants to See Medical Cannabis Available for Any Condition

By some standards, New York is one of the most progressive states in the nation. When it comes to medical cannabis however, laws have little to be...

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...