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Cannabis and Civil Disobedience Jeff Sessions

Cannabis and Civil Disobedience in D.C. Right now, there is a trace of illegal cannabis in the office of the …
Andrea Unsworth

Andrea Unsworth Bay Area’s Dope Advocate Andrea Unsworth is the Founder of StashTwist, a woman–operated, cannabis delivery collective in the …
united nations

Countries pursuing cannabis reforms have been giving the United Nations something to think about when it comes to drug policy. …
Jeremy Faison

On A Mission Representative Jeremy Faison to introduce MMJ legislation to Bible Belt home state Once Rep. Jeremy Faison “found …

Quite simply, San Sebastián is the jewel in the Basque Country’s crown. This small, vibrant city nestles in a seashell-shaped …
Plant Patents: A Love-Hate Relationship

You know that strain you love? The one that a breeder managed to hone perfectly over the years? We are …

The Political Landscape of Cannabis How Trump’s Nominations Could Impact Legitimate Businesses Many in the cannabis industry have been left …
The Cannabis Community: Speaking for Science

Maybe the DEA doesn’t get enough credit for their contributions to cannabis innovation. Certainly the restrictions they’ve put on research …
Tech Thursday: A Turn of Events In Mexico - Broad Medical Marijuana Bill Passes In Senate

Mexico is one of many countries engaged in a war on drugs. For decades, the country has seen devastating loss …
Green Reefer 1

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Fire Friday: A Call to Action: Tennessee Lawmakers Release Medical Marijuana Bill Details, Ask for Feedback

Two republican lawmakers are looking to bring medical marijuana to their home state of Tennessee—and they need some help. Rep. …
Tech Thursday: In Focus - David Dinenberg 2

David Dinenberg, founder and CEO of Kind Financial, is a real estate entrepreneur and entertainment business guy from Philadelphia who …
A Day on the Hill: Cannabis Industry Discusses Diversity

As the marijuana industry matures, there are corrections to be made. This is the usual scenario with any developing industry, …
The Livable Wage: Reducing Poverty by Increasing the Minimum Wage?

President Lyndon B. Johnson first called for a War on Poverty in 1964, when the poverty rate across the United …
Trekking to Greener Pastures: Raw Realities of the Coltyn Turner Crue

Coltyn Turner is well known in the cannabis community. Coltyn’s personality is winsome, his attendance at cannabis events enraptures audiences …
Donald Trump: We Asked You What Cannabis Might Look Like Under a Trump Presidency. Here’s What You Told Us! 12

We had no idea President-elect Donald J. Trump would announce Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) as his nominee for the next …

It’s November 3, and Rolland Gregg wakes up 35 years old. “Good morning beautiful people,” he posts in a video …
Medical Monday: Cannabis and Epilepsy Pt. 2: Power to the Plant

With continuous pro-cannabis campaigns sweeping the country, more and more states are falling under the legalized umbrella, despite the current …
End 420 Shame: The Veteran's Plight

There are over 19.3 million U.S. military veterans, according to the United States Census Bureau, and among those veterans, PTSD …
A Loss of Freedom in Freetown

There is a small neighborhood in Copenhagen, Denmark that has existed since 1971 named Christiania. Christiania is also known by …
Medical Monday: Cannabis and Epilepsy - Olivia’s Story

As California strides toward more progressive marijuana legislation, the stories regarding cannabis seem to be flying in from all angles …
Dope Magazine Election Party at Sparc

Tuesday, November 8th represented a monumental night for many issues, specifically on a state level within the cannabis space as …
The Green Reefer: Legal - Illegal 2

2016 Cannabis Election Results 4

From Maine to California, it was a big night for marijuana-related ballot measures this election as registered voters in nine …
The Future of Cannabis As A Cash Crop

Cannabis is already a huge cash crop for the nation, the overall market is projected to be worth around $7 …
Cannabis on 9 State Ballots 2

Cannabis on 9 State Ballots  There’s more to consider in the 2016 U.S. election than the presidential candidate. Cannabis-related measures …
A Vote For Cannabis: The November Elections 2

  Election season is finally upon us. November 8th is the day we cast our votes for change. We get …
Cannabis Adult Use Legalization In New England: States Close For Some. Way Off The Radar For Others 1

Legalizing adult use in the six New England states—Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont—would be a solid …
What The Fuck Is The Electoral College: Why Your Vote Doesn't Technically Count, But Will Always Matter 2

What The Fuck Is The Electoral College: Why Your Vote Doesn’t Technically Count, But Will Always Matter Every four years …
Spark the Conversation with Bianca Green 1

Spark the Conversation is a national nonprofit education and awareness campaign that is aiming to change the social stigma of …
The Slow And Low Guide To Edibles: Oregon Laws Leading To Great Experience With Edibles 1

With edibles being allowed for early recreational sales, it’s important for people to understand the difference between food and flower. …
Cannabis Is On The Ballot: 5 Questions You Should Ask Before Casting Your Vote 3

  The election season is in full swing. Trump and Clinton are battling it out for the presidency, and each …
Running For Office In Washington: Stephanie Viskovich In The House! (Of Representatives) 1

Running For Office In Washington: Stephanie Viskovich In The House! (Of Representatives) I had the opportunity to talk with Stephanie …
Blazing Trails And Raising Arizona: Q&A With Arizona MPP's Carlos Alfaro 1

Arizona’s road to cannabis legalization has been a long and overlooked journey littered with names on both sides of the …
Marijuana In Arizona: Officer Discretion Comes Into Question

Arizona may have passed medical marijuana laws in 2010 and have recreational marijuana on the ballot this November, but that …
White House Smoke Out: DC's Adam Eidinger Ready To Take It Up A Notch 1

White House Smoke Out: DC’s Adam Eidinger Ready To Take It Up A Notch When history recalls that one of …
The Business Of Regulating Cannabis 2

The Business of Regulating Cannabis There’s always one question on everyone’s mind when it comes to legal cannabis, “How do …
The Traditional Hashish Songs of Greece 1

Going On A National Park Adventure?

Medical Monday: In Focus: Keith Stroup 2

Promoting Cannabis Legalization: Advice From The Experts 2

DEA Announces It Won't Be Rescheduling Marijuana

Cannabis Advocate Running For House Of Representatives

Medical Monday: Legal Weed: Hemp, Hemp Hooray, A Victory For Families Of Brazil 3
The 2016 Ballot: A Cannabis Battleground 2

Legal Weed: Are We Good To Grow Yet? - Part I

Protests Planned, Processes Delayed As Washington State Merges Systems Of Medical And Recreational Cannabis
Canna Law: The Medical Market

California Cannabis Regulations 2

Sometimes It Snows In June 1

A Dope Theory Of History: How Will Legalization Impact Our Collective Future 2
No Home Grows For Washington

Ohio Becomes 25th State to Legalize Medical Marijuana 2

Medical Monday: The Medical Unity Conference

Hemp Petition Headed to Congress on Fourth of July

Fire Friday: EVENT ALERT: Hempfest Heads to Vegas Saturday 2

Canna Law: Concerns About Legalization

Love for the Little Ones: Bill Permits Medical Cannabis at Colorado Schools
Intellectual Property in the Cannabis Industry 2

Have you ever wondered what the recipe of Coca-cola is? Or why sparkling white wine made in the Champagne region …
Cannabis Legalization A Sticky Issue for UN Special Session on International Drug Policy 1
Hawaii Issues Medical Marijuana Licenses to Eight Winners
The Cannabis Conundrum

Oregon Issues it’s First Recreational Marijuana Business Licenses
The Mainstreaming of Cannabis Hits the Drug Industry
Intellectual Property: Cannabis and Patents
CANNA LAW: LEGALIZATION AND THE ADULT USE OF MARIJUANA ACT
ANN LININGER: HERO OF MEASURE 91

On April 13, 2016 Pennsylvania lawmakers voted to allow access to medical marijuana to its residents. The historic grassroots movement–which …
Meet the Candidates 1

Cannabis classification is an issue that has recently gained more popularity. But the topic is not simple; people offer a …
YOU Can Help Arkansas Legalize It!

Medical Monday: Bernie Sanders Claims Blowout Wins in West Coast Caucuses

Bernie Sanders won caucuses in Washington state, Alaska and Hawaii in decisive fashion over the weekend–lassoing West Coast momentum on a …
Breaking News: Study Finds Gene That May Predict Reaction to Cannabis

With cannabis legalization on the horizon in Canada, the Alberta Liquor Store Association is taking steps to get involved concerning …
Breaking News: Study Finds Gene That May Predict Reaction to Cannabis

Connecticut children came one step closer to safe access to medical marijuana Monday, as the bill that plans to expand …
Cannabis Grand Cru: Creative Spaces

Traveling the cannabis event scene, you’ll find a multitude of competitions and expos. The Cannabis Grand Cru is neither of …
Breaking News: Study Finds Gene That May Predict Reaction to Cannabis

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to take the case filed against Colorado by their not-so-neighborly neighboring states of Oklahoma …
Road Trip: Denver 1

Freedom Tours For those lucky enough to be one of the tourists arriving at the Denver Airport seeking the unalienable …
Medical Monday: Your Brain on Nugs

On March 7, 2016, a sold out crowd gathered at the Newmark Theater in Portland, Oregon for a lecture by …
No More Death Penalty for Cannabis 2

Welcome to Malaysia, a diverse, vibrant kingdom of over 30 million inhabitants situated in Southeast Asia. Here, if you are …
Bernie Sanders: A Growing Movement 9

Medical Monday: Former Attorney General Calls For Federal Reclassification of Cannabis

Former Attorney General Eric Holder has officially grown tired of the inappropriate classification of cannabis as a Schedule I substance, …
The Curious Case of Cannabis Intellectual Property

A generation ago, there was no such thing as name-brand cannabis. The hybrid varieties we call strains today were still …
Road Trip: Mexico 1

“One, two, three, four, we don’t want your fucking war.” —Protest chant circa 1960 Legalizing cannabis in the United States …
Love Buds: Strains to Share Together 1

Once upon a time, the murky waters of the medical marijuana movement were an opportunity for individuals to transition their …
In Focus: Ralph Nader 1

Ralph Nader, a consumer advocate, lawyer, author, and past presidential candidate has been one of the hardest working consumer advocates …
Cannabigotry: The Motivation Behind Prohibitionist Practices

Leland Berger coined the term “cannabigotry” after witnessing the unnecessary arrests of people who either possessed or grew cannabis and …
Tech Thursday: Analytical Lab Consistency 1

As the cannabis industry evolves, employment opportunities in a countless number of fields are now opening, and the opportunities for …

Intellectual property is something that at best might be esoteric and at worst is something that is dry and boring. …

As the Southern California High Times Cup prepares for take-off over the weekend, the January 28th raid of a San …
Perpetual Homelessness 1

In the United States, drug use is often cited as a cause and perpetuating factor of homelessness. Unfortunately, our society …
Getting Smart About Prison Education 1

Everything changed after 20-year-old Michael Santos watched Scarface. “I saw the movie when I was twenty and got on a …
Medical Monday: High-Roller Lifestyle Lands Medical Marijuana Shop Owner in Federal Prison

It’s hard to say what Lance Gloor had in mind when he first opened his medical marijuana dispensaries in Washington …
Jeff Jones: Oaksterdam’s Original Pioneer 1

The first cannabis pioneer to put down stakes in Oakland, Jeff Jones arrived long before the city became famous as …
Trichome Tuesday: Tangie

2015 was a big year in Canadian cannabis. Obviously, the number one victory was newly-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. He …
Road Trip: Santa Cruz, California

The City of Santa Cruz sits on scenic Highway 1 just north from Monterey Bay, encompassing breathtaking Pacific Ocean views …
Tips and Tricks from Master Pitchman, Robert Platshorn

With banks and lending institutions’ hands tied for loans to the cannabis industry, and patients losing everything in raids with …
More Than 50 Prisoners Are Serving Life for Pot.

Imagine being locked in a cage for cannabis; that’s bad enough, right? Well, now imagine being locked in that cage …
The Changing Social Conversation Around Incarceration

The social view of incarceration, more particularly when it comes to cannabis, is undergoing a major shift in this country. …
Colorado’s Biggest Ballot Issue

Colorado residents voted to legalize and tax marijuana—and taxed it is. State officials anticipated that imposing taxes on cannabis would …
Cannabis and Race

Cannabis and race go hand-in-hand. They are impossibly intertwined, and the connection isn’t positive. According to a study completed by …
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