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Oregon cannabis lab cutting ties with founder amid allegations of neo-Nazi links

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 17:58
An owner of cannabis testing lab OG Analytical has taken steps to sever ties to her company amid allegations she participates in neo-Nazi activities.

Colorado marijuana dispensary challenges IRS in U.S. Tax Court

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 16:31
The owners of a marijuana dispensary in Palisade, Colo., claim their income was unjustly taxed twice because of the Internal Revenue Service’s application of Section 280E.

Woman cuts off cop, parks in police chief's spot while smoking weed and talking on phone

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 15:45
A woman arriving at a Long Island court to answer a marijuana possession summons was smoking weed when she parked her car in the local police chief's spot.

Scientists call on feds to allow research on CBD for pets

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 15:02
People anxious to relieve suffering in their pets are increasingly turning to oils and powders that contain CBD. But there's little data on whether they work, or if they have harmful side effects.

How legalization has altered marijuana education for teens

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 01:48
Marijuana legalization has prompted questions and confusion among teens. They may be getting misinformation — and still face peer pressure, experts say.

A true boatload of weed: 6 tons seized on Mediterranean Sea near Greece

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 00:54
Greek authorities say they have seized more than six tons of processed cannabis from a tugboat in the Mediterranean Sea and arrested six crew members.

"It's a very tense situation": Maryland dispensaries off to bumpy start with shortages, closures

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 00:32
Many Maryland medical marijuana dispensaries have run out of inventory in the opening days of sales or have been forced to limit sales to preregistered patients.

Delaware police officials seek to firm up gun ban, want weed use noted on driver's licenses

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 22:21
Some law enforcement officials are suggesting new steps to ensure that Delaware marijuana users don't have guns.

The Mount Rushmore of Marijuana: Our cannabis critic's favorite strains

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 20:23
The Cannabist's Jake Browne kicks off his farewell tour with an ode to his four essential marijuana strains.

Ohio officials under fire for hiring marijuana consultant who has drug conviction

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 19:43
The state faced criticism Wednesday for hiring a consultant with a drug conviction to help select Ohio's medical marijuana growers.

America's biggest marijuana market finalizes rules for recreational weed

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 18:43
The Los Angeles City Council approved a dense set of recreational marijuana regulations for cultivation, sales and business licensing.

San Francisco finalizes regs for recreational marijuana, but not in time for Jan. 1 sales debut

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 16:42
San Francisco is another step closer to allowing recreational marijuana sales to start in January after city leaders approved regulations in a mandatory second vote Tuesday.

Rush on at Indiana shops to snatch up CBD oil products before they're pulled

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 21:38
Indiana stores selling cannabis-derived CBD oil are seeing a spike in sales after the state's attorney general declared the products illegal with one exception.

Can cannabis help with weight management?

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 21:33
If you've heard rumors about “skinny pot” or “the marijuana diet,” you may be wondering if weed can help in personal weight management or dieting.

As medical marijuana sales decline in Oregon, shops switch to recreational

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 17:55
Daily sales at Oregon medical pot dispensaries — once cutting-edge hubs for the marijuana industry — have plummeted since the start of recreational sales.

After local officials decline to investigate Oregon marijuana operation, feds step in

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 16:53
Federal officials are investigating a marijuana processing facility in Oregon after an explosion there injured a man who was previously convicted in a money laundering operation linked to pot-trafficking.

Michigan marijuana "kingpin" gets 13 years in federal prison

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 15:27
A man described as the "kingpin" behind a marijuana operation in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been sentenced to nearly 13 years in federal prison.

Michigan issues emergency medical marijuana rules

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 15:02
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder issued emergency rules regulating medical marijuana businesses, less than two weeks before the state begins accepting license applications under a new regulatory system.

How the Supreme Court case on sports betting is related to marijuana legalization

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:53
In the justices' comments and questions about New Jersey's voter-approved law allowing sports betting, most touched on the same states’ rights theme.

Nevada gambling leaders grapple with future of cannabis in casinos

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 20:50
Nevada's Gaming Policy Committee is wrestling with how the state's casinos might deal with the cannabis business while not running afoul of federal law.