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Here's How April 20 Became the 4/20 of Global Cannabis Significance

What was once code for some Northern California high school stoners is now global shorthand for celebrating marijuana's growing acceptance.

Andre Bourque

· 9 min read

California Strikes Back: Proposed Law Bans Locals from Working with Feds on Pot Crackdown

If the feds enforce marijuana laws in the Golden State, legislators there want them to receive no help from local cops.

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· 4 min read

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

Oxford University Researchers to Explore the Potential Benefits of Medical Marijuana

The US government insists marijuana has no medical value. One of the world's most prestigious universities thinks otherwise.

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· 3 min read

Most People in Attorney General Jeff Sessions's Home State Want to Legalize Marijuana

A new poll finds that lopsided majorities in Alabama oppose the get-tough enforcement favored by their former senator.

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· 3 min read

Marijuana In the Midwest? Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Cannabis Legalization.

In 2014, Nebraska sued Colorado for selling marijuana. Now, state legislators are considering making medical marijuana available to their own citizens.

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· 3 min read

Colorado Considers End Run if Feds Crack Down on Recreational Marijuana

All marijuana legally for sale in Colorado will be deemed medical if the Trump Administration turns against recreational sales legal in eight states.

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· 3 min read

Hurdles and Hopes in the Development, Production and Distribution of Cannabis

The opening of a vast, albeit disjointed, North American cannabis market is driving investment in R&D and production.

Andre Bourque

· 7 min read

Who Knew There Is a Market for a $15,000 Vibrator?

The 25-karat gold, celebrity-endorsed sex toy tells us a great deal about evolving values and consumer markets.

Gene Marks

· 4 min read

Can Marijuana Replace Lost Steel Jobs? Pennsylvania Town Has High Hopes.

A region of the Keystone State impoverished by industrial decline and ravaged by opioid addiction sees a future in medical cannabis.

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· 4 min read

5 Routes the Cannabis Industry Could Take to Get Around Federal Banking Restrictions

States that have legalized marijuana are working on regulatory fixes to allow the cannabis industry the access to banks that it needs to grow.

Andre Bourque

· 7 min read

Colorado Takes Aim at the Marijuana Black Market

Legislation seeks to reduce the large amount of legally grown marijuana diverted to criminal sales.

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· 3 min read