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GPS tracker on Denver marijuana shop's stolen cash led police to four alleged robbers

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 03:08
Denver police arrested two men suspected of terrorizing a Denver marijuana dispensary's customers and employees during a July armed robbery before the pair allegedly joined two other suspects and robbed the same store again less than a month later.

How to safely try cannabutter or cannabis oil when you don't know its THC potency

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 01:43
Marijuana edibles experts share tips on trying a batch of cannabutter or cannabis oil when you don't know the THC content and don't want to overdo it.

There's a battle brewing for control of Denver 420 rally

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 01:15
A Colorado cannabis entrepreneur is making a play for control of the Denver 4/20 rally after its controversial aftermath this past April.

Ten of the best 420-friendly vacation destinations around the globe

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 21:21
Here’s a look at destinations around the globe where cannabis freedom can be a perk or a focus of your next vacation.

Latest Gallup poll: Americans favor marijuana legalization more than ever

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 14:16
Americans' support for marijuana legalization has reached a new high, the latest Gallup poll shows, with 64 percent of adult respondents agreeing it should be legal.

Michigan university launches degree program in marijuana science, business

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 21:06
Northern Michigan University in Marquette began its medical plant chemistry program this semester, with about a dozen students in the first class, the

Meet a reluctant medical marijuana doctor in the heart of the Bible Belt

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 20:14
Dr. Joseph Parker is Texarkana's only physician yet to go public with the decision to authorize patients' medical marijuana use. His rules are stricter than state regulations.

Savannah may follow Atlanta's lead and reduce marijuana possession penalties

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 18:30
Another large Georgia city could cut penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana.

UPDATE: Trump calls drug czar pick "a great guy" but he will "look into" connections to big pharma

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 17:46
Congressional Democrats reacted sharply to reports that Rep. Tom Marino steered legislation that reduced federal enforcement capabilities against drug companies.

Recreational marijuana is saving lives in Colorado, study finds

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:28
Marijuana legalization in Colorado led to a “reversal” of opiate overdose deaths in that state, according to new research published this week.

2 briefly escape Oklahoma jail to visit girlfriends, smoke weed

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:51
An Oklahoma sheriff says two inmates briefly escaped to visit their girlfriends and smoke marijuana and then walked back to the jail.

How Congress helped drug company lobbyists derail the DEA's war on opioids

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:13
In April 2016, Congress effectively disabled the Drug Enforcement Administration in its war against large drug companies suspected of releasing narcotics onto the streets.

Wyoming mother gets 4 years probation for feeding pot gummy to child

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:35
A Wyoming woman will serve four years of probation for giving a marijuana gummy to her daughter.

Prohibitionist Post: 125 years covering Colorado's love-hate affair with alcohol and cannabis

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:09
By the turn of the 20th century, the city’s unruly reputation thrust the nascent state of Colorado into a love-hate relationship with prohibition that is still being realized to this day.

After the smoke clears: What's next for Northern California's cannabis industry?

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 13:29
Experts say Northern California's legal cannabis sector, including parts of the Emerald Triangle, could face a long recovery after catastrophic wildfires.

The Cannabist Show: She practices and teaches cannabis-infused asanas

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 23:00
Featured guest: Stacey Mulvey, founder of Marijuasana yoga classes. Talking about: Denver's new marijuana social-use program, finding the right high for activities and more.

The Cannabist's SmokeSongs: Halloween Hits

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 22:20
Elevate your listening experience with our new music column, SmokeSongs. Each month we'll feature albums and a curated playlist that pair perfectly with the season — and your strain of choice.

Meet Canada's only certified kosher cannabis producer

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 21:05
Hydropothecary Corporation is Quebec’s only licensed cannabis producer and Canada’s first licensed producer to offer kosher-certified cannabis.

Strip search of ex-Miss Kentucky after she dropped balloon of weed at prison visit was wrong says lawyer

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 18:03
A former Miss Kentucky USA accused of smuggling marijuana into an Ohio prison shouldn't have been pulled aside and searched by guards, her attorney argued.

Florida health clinics not signing up to approve medical cannabis

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:55
While the number of Polk County doctors qualified to treat with marijuana is slowly rising, the county's largest medical centers seem to be opting out.