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House Votes to Protects States’ and Tribal Rights to Cannabis

Did Oregon Rep. Earl Blumenauer Just Save Legal Weed from Federal Prosecution? By Luke Stevens By a decisive vote of 267 to 165, the U.S. House of Representatives puff, puff, passed a far-reaching amendment on Thursday, June 21 to prevent the Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Jun 21, 2019 | News
wall street bull in front of Colorado flag symbolizes public companies will soon be able to own cannabis companies
Non Colorado residents will now be able to own Colorado Cannabis companies

McWeed, Anyone?

Colorado Removed a Years-Long Ban on Public Companies Owning Cannabis Companies By Luke Stevens It takes a Coloradian (or at least someone living in the state) to own a cannabis company here. But now the state — although more likely Big Business — is looking

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Jun 12, 2019 | News
Illinois to legalize recreational cannabis

Illinois to Legalize Recreational Cannabis This Week

Illinois is set to become the 11th U.S. state to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use — on Friday June 7, Gov. J.B. Pritzker is expected to sign the first ever legalization through an act of lawmakers. All previous legalization measures happened via a voter-approved

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Jun 3, 2019 | News

Maryland’s Mary Jane Shortage

Forget the previous week’s Black Friday — this was Green Friday (and way less insipid) for Maryland residents. It was the day legal medical marijuana sales went into effect. It’s been more than four years since voters passed MMJ to now, when 10 fully-licensed dispensaries

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Dec 5, 2017 | News

Hurricane Irma Gave A Beatdown – How Can You Help?

Hurricane Irma has caused widespread damage to our neighbors in the Caribbean and our friends in Florida. More than 6 million people were ordered to evacuate their homes and many of them are returning to face power outages, flooding and destruction. Preliminary estimates for Irma

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Sep 14, 2017 | News

This THC-Infused Lollipop Dares You to Stage Your Own Eco-revolution

Sometimes it isn’t difficult to confuse a stoner. You could ask him to alphabetize his M&M’s, tell him to sit in the corner of the Oval Office, or, in this case, call a cannabis product an idiom for being drunk. Okay, that may not work

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Sep 13, 2017 | News

New Data (Again) Shows Fewer Kids Are Using Marijuana — Despite Legalization

Those arguing against cannabis legalization were dealt another crushing blow this week — this time by the government’s own data. New figures from a federal survey confirm marijuana use among 12 to 17-year-olds is at its lowest level in more than two decades — after

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Sep 7, 2017 | News

5 Ways You Can Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

As the flooding from Hurricane Harvey continues to paralyze Houston and San Antonio, rescue workers navigate feet of standing water, freeways turned into rivers, drowned homes, and mayhem and misery, many of us are asking, what can we do? Those who want to help Hurricane

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Aug 29, 2017 | News

5 Crazy Things Jeff Sessions Has Said About Marijuana

Oh, Jeff Sessions. It’s no secret that former-Alabama-Senator-turned-Attorney-General Jeff Sessions has the legal cannabis world more nervous than Jurassic Park Jello. At his confirmation hearing in February, Sessions slammed states’ rights to legalize, effectively targeting legal weed before ever taking his seat as the nation’s

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Aug 24, 2017 | News

Neil deGrasse Tyson Says Cannabis Should Be Legal

“The illegality of cannabis is outrageous,” wrote astrophysicist and OG TV science guy, Carl Sagan in 1971. When the mustachioed badass of science, Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was asked this week by Chuck Nice, Co-Host of “Star Talk,” if he agreed with his “Cosmos” hosting

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Aug 10, 2017 | News