Cannabis News

Image of a gavel and marijuana regarding cannabis legalization
Phillip Smith ~ Alternet ~ 
 
We know the end is coming, but pot prohibition is going to have to be undone state by state. Here are the ones least likely to jump on the bandwagon.

Image of a phone using the Meadow App
Will Yakowicz ~ Inc. ~
 
Meadow, a San Francisco-based medical marijuana-delivery app, is the first cannabis-related company to sprout out of Y Combinator.

Image of a huge outdoor sign advertising World Cannabis Week in Denver - 420
Will Schmidt ~ TECH.CO ~ 
 
It was recently announced that the Third Annual World Cannabis Week will be returning Denver, Colorado.

Image of legal marijuana products in Denver Colorado
Jonathan Oosting ~ Michigan Live ~ 
 
LANSING, MI -- An activist-led group seeking to put a marijuana legalization proposal on Michigan's 2016 ballot wants to tax retail sales at 10 percent and allow residents to grow up to 12 plants at home.

Image of marijuana related marijuana shirts in Denver
Trevor Hughes ~ USA TODAY
 
DENVER – Marijuana tourists are preparing to flock to the Mile High City's massive pot festival next weekend.

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Trevor Hughes ~ USA TODAY ~
 
DENVER — While federal law makes their entire industry illegal, many marijuana store owners, growers and retailers fear something completely different: Big Tobacco.

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