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...

Massachusetts Governor Calls Upon State US Attorney to Focus on Opiates Instead of Weed

After Attorney Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo in early January, the legal marijuana industry has been left with legitimate uncertainty about how it will affect legalized...

Colorado Proposes New Bill to Track Cannabis Sales

As advanced as Colorado’s legal cannabis industry may be, there are still a few things that haven’t been implemented. One of these is a system that tracks...

Authorities Warn Medical Marijuana Patients in Pennsylvania They Can’t Have Guns

In Pennsylvania, 34.7 percent of the population are gun owners. And as this state becomes the latest in the nation to roll out a medical marijuana program,...

11-Year-Old Girl in Illinois Permitted to Use Medical Marijuana at School

An 11-year-old sixth-grade girl in Illinois has just been given permission to use medical marijuana on school grounds, a decision that could eventually change the lives of...

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,...

Request Made By Sweet Leaf Attorney for Felony Charges to Be Dismissed

When Sweet Leaf Marijuana Centers in Denver were shut down in a raid last month, 13 budtenders in Denver were arrested for selling “unlawful amounts of marijuana”...

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When Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo last week, countless people across the country were (understandably) outraged.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...

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...

Canadian Community College Offers Cannabis Cultivation Courses

There are already a few higher education facilities that have dedicated classes to the study of cannabis. Oaksterdam University in Oakland, California is one of the most...

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...

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...

Will Mouth Swab Tests Become the “Breathalyzer” of Marijuana?

Some police officers in Michigan are testing out a way to determine if drivers are high on pot when pulled over. In November, CBS Detroit reported that...

24-Year Old New York Man Fired for Using (Legal) Medical Cannabis

A 24-year-old in New York was recently fired for using medical cannabis. Kristian Hidalgo has battled depression his entire life. More recently, Hidalgo developed several other health...

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...

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...

Cannabis Farms in California Could Threaten Mountain Lion Populations

Mountain lions have lived in the mountains of Santa Cruz for centuries, but some experts believe that cannabis cultivation could put an end to their once-thriving population. Chris...

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...

70 People Arrested in Georgia…For Less than One-Ounce of Weed

There was a large arrest made in Georgia at a house party on New Year’s Eve weekend. At about 2:30am, reports of a gun shot were called...

Mike Tyson to Open “Tyson Ranch”…A One-Stop Cannabis Shop in California

There are plenty of celebs who have jumped on the legal weed bandwagon. Martha Stewart has teamed up with Snoop Dogg, Whoopi Goldberg has her own cannabis-infused...

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...

Oregon Marijuana Mom Regains Custody of Child Taken During Legal Cannabis Raid

Vale, Oregon isn’t as on board with cannabis as the rest of the state. This conservative town in Malheur County, just a few miles from the pot-hating...

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...