Cannabis Smell Isn’t Probable Cause, Maryland Court Rules

If you’re lighting up in Maryland, you can forget the Febreze. The state’s Court of Appeals has ruled that merely smelling cannabis is no longer grounds for police to search...

Comments to the Food & Drug Administration on CBD and Cannabis

Project CBD is a California-based educational nonprofit that reports on developments in cannabis science and therapeutics. Founded in 2010, Project CBD was instrumental in introducing cannabidiol...

Wise Health Solutions Awarded Contract for Missouri Medical Marijuana Business Application Review

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PRESS RELEASE -- The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services recently awarded Wise Health Solutions LLC (WHS) a one-year contract to...

Top Trending Cannabis Strains for College-Aged Consumers

In some places, the legal age to consume cannabis is 18 with a medical card; some places it’s 21 with valid ID. That means young cannabis consumers, especially those of...

Root Engineers Brings Engineering Expertise to Michigan Cannabis Industry

DENVER, Aug. 19, 2019 -- PRESS RELEASE -- Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. has announced the entry into a binding term sheet to acquire one of Colorado's most well-known edible and...

How Long Does Ecstasy Stay in Your System?

MDMA, often sold as ecstasy or molly, is one of the many employers may test you for. So, how long does it stay in your body, and can you flush...

Wasn’t the DEA Going to Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis?

Arizona-based researcher Dr. Sue Sisley is spearheading an extraordinary lawsuit against the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), demanding that the agency stop dragging its feet on a years-old promise to...

Pew report: Recreational cannabis tax revenues remain volatile

Published 5 hours ago | By Jeff Smith Tax revenues generated...

North Dakota retailer prevails in drug case over selling CBD vapes

Published 5 hours ago A North Dakota vape shop owner who...

Lawyer Up: Should Employers Tolerate Cannabis Consumption on the Job?

Should employees be allowed to smoke weed on the job, and what recourse do they have if they're fired for failing a drug test? Our legal columnist breaks it down...

Second medical marijuana processor launches in Iowa

Published 6 hours ago Iowa’s fledgling medical cannabis market, which...

This Federal Health Institute Just Released Its List of Weed Research Priorities

Government cannabis research traditionally focuses on potential risks, but it's about to start looking at the legal weed industry through a broader lens. Last week, the National Institute of Drug Abuse...

Bernie Sanders Wants to Legalize Marijuana

On Sunday, Bernie Sanders unveiled his proposal to overhaul the criminal justice system. Cannabis legalization is central to his plan. "We must legalize marijuana nationally, expunge past marijuana convictions and...

Louisiana medical cannabis supplies adequate, state says

Published 6 hours ago Louisiana medical marijuana dispensaries aren’t reporting...

Border Patrol Finds 4 Tons of Weed Hidden in Jalapeño Shipment

Although this may be one of the spiciest attempt to smuggle weed across the border, it's somehow not the weirdest. US border guards just seized nearly four tons of weed that...

How Reliable Are Cannabis Strain Names?

Finding consistent, repeatable experiences with cannabis is a challenge that every consumer faces. Even the most experienced cannabis connoisseurs can struggle to find the right dose of the right strain...

Hot Cannabis Seized in Jalapeño Shipment at Border

SAN DIEGO — Officials say they seized $2.3 million worth of cannabis mixed in with a shipment of jalapeño peppers at a Southern California port.7,500 pounds of brickweed in a...

Cannabis Testing Lab in Michigan Busted for Faking Test Results

The worst part? The state still hasn’t recalled any pot products that went through the lab. Michigan state authorities permanently ordered the closure of a cannabis testing lab after the...

CBD Consumers Using Medications Less Often, Cutting Back On Alcohol

PRESS RELEASEOver half of CBD users report drastic drops in prescription anxiety, antidepressants, pain relief medicationsOver 20% consuming alcohol less frequently since adopting CBDChicago – Booming interest in products containing...

Michigan shutters medical marijuana lab over alleged health, safety violations

Published 9 hours ago Michigan regulators suspended the license of...

Nevada Judge Asked to Let New Wave of Retail Cannabis Shops Open

DENVER, Aug. 19, 2019 -- PRESS RELEASE -- Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. has announced the entry into a binding term sheet to acquire one of Colorado's most well-known edible and...

Florida School Board Approves Medical Marijuana

DENVER, Aug. 19, 2019 -- PRESS RELEASE -- Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. has announced the entry into a binding term sheet to acquire one of Colorado's most well-known edible and...

What Is the MORE Act, and How Could It Change Marijuana Policy Forever?

by Randy Robinson, MERRY JANE Comments Click here to send a message to your Representative now! The MORE...

Medicine Man Technologies to Acquire One of Colorado's Edible Producers

August 16, 2019 - PRESS RELEASE - The Colorado Department of Revenue (DOR), in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), is issuing a health and...

D.C. Mayor Reiterates Calls for Recreational Marijuana Legalization

California’s legal cannabis market is on track to grow 23 percent in 2019 to $3.1 billion, but consumer spending is still slower than expected due to the current regulatory and...

Marijuana Laws Coming Up for Debate in Barbados

California’s legal cannabis market is on track to grow 23 percent in 2019 to $3.1 billion, but consumer spending is still slower than expected due to the current regulatory and...

Colorado Adds Six Products to List of Pesticides That Can Be Used on Cannabis

California’s legal cannabis market is on track to grow 23 percent in 2019 to $3.1 billion, but consumer spending is still slower than expected due to the current regulatory and...

Northern Canadians Unlikely to Benefit From New Record-Suspension Bill

Across Nunavut, Yukon, and the Northwest Territories, 2,627 people were convicted of cannabis possession in the final two decades of prohibition.Will they take advantage of the Liberal government’s newly inaugurated...

Rapper Boosie Badazz Charged with 2 Felonies Over 11 Grams of Weed

Boosie has had a long and tenuous relationship with law enforcement, but the latest charges are proof that the South still has draconian drug policies. Louisiana-based rapper Boosie Badazz was...

The FBI Just Launched a Corruption Probe Into the Weed Industry

Did some pot entrepreneurs bribe their state officials to receive their special weed licenses? The FBI is now digging in to find out.The FBI recently launched a nationwide investigation into...

Medicine Man Technologies Continues to Execute on Colorado Roll-Up Strategy with Announcement of $17.25 Million Pending …

Medicine Man Technologies to Acquire One of Colorado’s Top Award-Winning and Best-Selling Edible ProducersStrengthens Company’s portfolio with the manufacturers of leading high-quality, crafted cannabis edibles and extracts Continues to establish itself...

How Canadian Retailers Guide Customers to the Right Kind of Cannabis

Cannabis is a complicated plant, and classifying its cultivars is a tricky business, one that often inspires more questions than answers.Should retailers cleave to the familiar sativa/indica/hybrid breakdown of the...

Colorado Issues Public Health and Safety Advisory Regarding Cannabis Produced By Herbal Wellness LLC

California’s legal cannabis market is on track to grow 23 percent in 2019 to $3.1 billion, but consumer spending is still slower than expected due to the current regulatory and...

Cannabis Sales in California to Reach $7.2 Billion by 2024

California’s legal cannabis market is on track to grow 23 percent in 2019 to $3.1 billion, but consumer spending is still slower than expected due to the current regulatory and...

Harvest One Launches New Satipharm CBD Oil

Available Across Europe for Online SalesVANCOUVER, Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (“Harvest One” or the “Company”) (TSXV: HVT;OTCQX: HRVOF), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Satipharm Ltd. (“Satipharm”) today announced it has...

The 5 Biggest Cannabis Instagram Influencers

Illustration Ryan GarciaIt’s not easy being famous online — or, at least, it’s not easy getting famous online. Everyone and their grandmother is on social media these days (more on...

The 5 Biggest Cannabis Instagram Influencers

Illustration Ryan GarciaIt’s not easy being famous online — or, at least, it’s not easy getting famous online. Everyone and their grandmother is on social media these days (more on...

Is Thailand the next big marijuana market?

In East and Southeast Asia, democracies and dictatorships alike have long skewed toward severe penalties for marijuana users. Thailand, a key ally in America’s global war on drugs, has been...

Second manufacturer joins Iowa’s medical marijuana program

As Iowa’s medical marijuana program this week meets its latest benchmark set by a law outlining its expansion, patients and caregivers can expect more products to become available to them...

Florida Lawyer Is On the Hook for $370,000 After Telling Clients Weed Was Legal

A Jacksonville lawyer told clients that cannabis was completely legal in the Sunshine State (it's not), leading to one of them getting arrested. Lead image viaIf you’re going to hire...

The List of Qualifiers for the Cannabis Public Company Revenue Tracker Increases to 48 from 43 in First Half of August

The Public Cannabis Company Revenue Tracker, managed by New Cannabis Ventures, ranks the top revenue producing cannabis stocks that generate industry sales of more than US$5.0 million per quarter. This data-driven...

Are These 2 Pot Stocks Due for a Bounce?

The pot stock market has seen quite a bit of ups and downs over the past few months. In that time, we have seen the value of some company’s shoot...

Cultivators, MJ executives say Eastern US marijuana prices remain strong as industry grows steadily

Up and down the Eastern United States, cannabis growers and business owners are reporting healthy prices for pounds of marijuana, both medical and recreational.Prices range from $2,000 a pound for...

Getting help with business start-ups and operations is good business

Starting a business and growing it is difficult. No doubt about it. That old saying about building a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door...

Andrew Yang Says He Would ‘Mass Pardon’ Federal Cannabis Offenders

During a Friday rally in Concord, New Hampshire, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said he would “mass pardon everyone who is in jail for nonviolent marijuana-related offenses,” according to a...

FBI Seeking Information on Cannabis Industry Bribery

On the most recent episode of its weekly podcast, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced it was aware of public corruption – including bribes – in cannabis business licensing and...

Startup partners with Pitt to offer transfer credit for online classes

Aug 19, 2019 07:01 am Business 0 The University of Pittsburgh is partnering with a Brooklyn-based startup to offer transfer credits for online classes ... 2019 American City Business Journals. All rights...

Ions clear another hurdle toward scaled-up quantum computing

Researchers optimized laser pulses to execute parallel entangling gates between different pairs of qubits in a string of five ions. Credit: E. Edwards/JQIScientists at the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI) have...

Kalytera to Conclude Phase 2 Clinical Study and Initiate Phase 3 Study

SAN FRANCISCO and TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KLY and OTCQB: KALTF) (the "Company" or "Kalytera") today announced that interim results...

Digital Edge Made the Inc. Magazine List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Inc. magazine revealed today that Digital Edge is No. 3,434 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's...

How Does Your Credit Score Affect Your Credit Card Limit?

It’s common to feel overwhelmed when requesting your credit score. At first glance, it’s not easy to grasp so many factors influence although it’s a simple process. Credit agencies use...

Funk Flex Suggests Jay-Z Intervened In Jermaine Dupri's NFL Deal

Jay-Z hasn't prompted such mass hysteria since dropping "Takeover" back in 2001. His recent business dealings with the NFL have already left many of his peers divided, with some feeling...

Exactus Inc. to Sponsor South Florida PGA Senior PGA Professional Championship and Exhibit at Upcoming BIG Industry Show

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Exactus Inc. (OTCQB:EXDI) a healthcare company pursuing opportunities in hemp derived cannabidiol (CBD) products, today announced it is an official sponsor...

North America’s Next Canna-Boom Puts Extract Companies Center Stage!

Canada officially joined the states of California, Massachusetts, Maine, Alaska, Colorado, Washington, and Oregon as the first G-7 country to give the green light to the adult use of cannabis...

Dangerous Synthetic Cannabinoids Found in Liquid Claiming to be CBD

PHOTO Alistair HamiltonAlong with bold and unsubstantiated promises of health and wellness, most marketing materials for products containing CBD claim that CBD, a compound found in cannabis that alters mental...

Is CBD Water A Passing Fad?

CBD water will certainly be on the market for many years to come. Usually food and drink items that reach this level of popularity are available for long after they...

Internships allow marijuana companies to ‘grow talent from within’

Published August 17, 2019 | By Margaret Jackson (This is an...

Pot Culture: Sour Grapes from Sour Patch & Sniff Tests

PHOTO My 420 ToursCannabis consumption in 2019 looks very different depending on where you’re standing. It’s hard to overstate the gap between walking into a sleek chain dispensary to browse...

Pot Culture: Sour Grapes from Sour Patch & Sniff Tests

PHOTO My 420 ToursCannabis consumption in 2019 looks very different depending on where you’re standing. It’s hard to overstate the gap between walking into a sleek chain dispensary to browse...

The Roll-Up #101: It’s a Hempfest Invasion

The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news.Leafly PodcastEpisode 101: It’s a Hempfest InvasionThis week: It’s Hempfest...

California Man Convicted of Torturing Cannabis Store Owner

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California man who previously escaped from jail and was on the run for a week was convicted Friday of kidnapping and torturing a marijuana...

Is It Even Possible to Smoke $40,000 of Weed in a Month?

On a recent episode of his podcast, Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson told rapper Jim Jones that he consumes about $40,000 of cannabis per month at Tyson Ranch, his...

FBI investigating possible corruption in US cannabis industry

Published August 16, 2019 | By John Schroyer The FBI is...

How Long Does a Weed High Last and Can You Make It Stop?

A high’s duration depends on a lot of factors. And yes, you can, potentially, increase or decrease how long you stay lit.You just took a rip off a bong so...

Canadian Men Are Twice as Likely to Use Cannabis as Women, Survey Says

The survey also found that 42 percent of Canadian pot consumers are still buying their weed on the black market. Canadian men are around twice as likely to use cannabis as...

Germany gains new supplier of medical marijuana flower

It’s been an eventful week for German medical cannabis distributor Iuvo Therapeutics.First, the Neuss-based company received its first international shipment of dry cannabis flower from Canada-based TerrAscend.Then, Iuvo Therapeutics announced it was being acquired by...

Missouri extends medical marijuana license application timeline

Published August 16, 2019 Missouri is giving businesses that want...

Hidden in Plain Sight: California Illegal Cannabis Market Booming

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s struggling legal cannabis industry is expected to grow this year to $3.1 billion, but it remains outmatched by a thriving illegal market ripe with bargains...

Relaxing Cannabis Strains for Your Next Camping Trip

Summer is rounding out, which means everyone is racing to get that last dose of outdoor adventure in. If you’re planning on spending the weekend sleeping outside, you may be...

How Cannabis and Hempfest Are Driving the Politics of Pleasure

‘The Haymaker’ is Leafly Deputy Editor Bruce Barcott’s opinion column on cannabis politics and culture.Hempfest’s arrival in Seattle this week got me thinking about cannabis and pleasure. The annual “protestival” got...

Who’s Accountable When Cannabis Containers Are Sold Empty?

A number of Canadian cannabis purchasers—including an editor here at Leafly Canada—claim to have opened sealed containers of legally-purchased cannabis only to find that they were completely empty.An online search...

Harvest agrees to halt quest for two medical cannabis licenses in Pennsylvania

Published August 16, 2019 Harvest Health & Recreation, an Arizona-based...

As cannabis industry grows, opportunities in testing rise

Published August 16, 2019 | By Codie Sanchez (This story is...

Illicit Cannabis Vape Carts Hospitalized 7 in California, Doctors Say

SAN FRANCISCO—Unregulated cannabis vaporizer cartridges tainted with a potentially deadly lung toxin have hospitalized seven people with pneumonia-like symptoms in Hanford, California, officials there reported Wednesday.The cluster of tainted vape...

Here Are the Details on the Arizona Recreational Cannabis Ballot Measure for 2020

TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd., a producer of certified organic cannabis, has announced that it has completed its inaugural shipment...

This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From August 10-6

This week in Cannabis: Cannabis NB reports more financial losses, CannTrust’s second facility fails Health Canada’s inspections, Gene Simmons steps back, and the first individual to hold a license for...

Week in Review: IL ups MMJ program, more CannTrust woes, NM studies legalizing adult-use cannabis & more

Illinois adds more qualifying medical cannabis conditions, CannTrust hit with second noncompliance notice for another facility, New Mexico panel studies the potential to legalize recreational marijuana in the state –...

Barbados latest Caribbean country to propose sweeping medical cannabis law

A law was introduced in the Barbados House of Assembly to establish the legal foundation for a local medical marijuana industry.If the law is adopted, Barbados will join other Caribbean countries Jamaica, St...

Barbados procuring medical cannabis for first imports in April

Published August 16, 2019 | By Matt Lamers The Barbados Drug...

Green Peak Innovations and Short's Brewing Partner to Produce Line of Cannabis Edibles and Infused Beverages

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE) PRESS RELEASE--Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., today released the following response to...

Harvest Entities Reach Agreement with Pennsylvania Department of Health

August 14, 2019 – PHOENIX, Ariz. – Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (CSE: HARV, OTCQX: HRVSF) (“Harvest”), a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the...

Global Venture Launches Between CBD Company Craft 1861 and World Boxing Council

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE) PRESS RELEASE--Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., today released the following response to...

The Green Organic Dutchman Completes First Shipment to Ontario Cannabis Store

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE) PRESS RELEASE--Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., today released the following response to...

Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission Hears Privacy Concerns Over Marijuana Home Delivery Cameras

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE) PRESS RELEASE--Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., today released the following response to...

Ex-Cop is First Individual Licensed to Sell Medical Cannabis in Canada

More than 200 companies are now licensed by Health Canada to conduct cannabis related activities, including cultivators, packagers, and medical sellers.This week, for the first time, it appears that Health...

Harvest Reaches Agreement With Pennsylvania Department of Health: Company Will Abandon Two Dispensary Permits

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE) PRESS RELEASE--Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., today released the following response to...

Miami-Dade Prosecutor Latest to Halt Pursuit of Minor Cannabis Charges

PHOTO Mike McBeyThe Miami-Dade State Attorney’s office will no longer prosecute minor cannabis cases — a significant policy shift spurred by Florida’s newly enacted hemp law. While prosecutors in places like New...

California now has the biggest legal marijuana market in the world. Its black market is even bigger

You are here: Home / Policy & Legal / California / California now has the biggest legal marijuana market in the world. Its black market is even bigger August 16, 2019...

‘High-level’ criminality focus in fight against illicit MJ market: More Q&A with California marijuana czar Nicol…

(This is the second in a two-part Q&A series. Part 1 covered some of the California governor’s administration’s top priorities with regard to the newly legal cannabis industry in the...

Approval of public health insurance could boost medical cannabis sales in Czech Republic

The Czech Republic has one of the oldest medical cannabis programs in Europe and was the second country on the continent to authorize a domestic grow – after the Netherlands...

Beyond the Dispensary: 5 strategies CBD brands use to make deals with mainstream retailers

(First in an occasional series on the challenges and opportunities faced by CBD companies in getting their products to market.)Mainstream retailers are contributing to the validation of the CBD category...

Cannabis ETF Manager Explains Why the Industry Is Falling Short of Expectations

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PRESS RELEASE -- Vireo Health International, Inc., a physician-led, science-focused multi-state cannabis company, has announced that the company's affiliate, Ohio Medical Solutions (OMS), was...

Best method for consuming CBD

CBD products are taking the world by storm. Gummy type products and creams have been around for a whole – but so strong has been the growth of the industry...

Get Beautiful Buds With These Outdoor Cannabis Harvesting Tips

For those of us growing cannabis outdoors, we get to reap the benefits of gardening in the natural world. We skip the artificial light, ubiquitous chemicals, and noisy inline fans...

Americans Would Probably Gobble Up Marijuana Edibles If They Were Legal Nationwide

Eating marijuana was once just a novelty approach to getting high, done on special occasions. Someone would, say, read an article in High Times magazine on how to mix up...

Fairbanks, Alaska, approves first marijuana consumption site in city

Published August 15, 2019 A Fairbanks dispensary is moving closer...

Report: California cannabis market poised for growth

Published August 15, 2019 (This story has been updated to...

CBD Pioneer Nate Diaz Returns to UFC Octagon After 3 Year Hiatus

Photo YouTubeFor over a decade, the brothers Nick and Nate Diaz have been the MMA’s most famous weed-friendly family inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship. They’ve had suspensions and vaping press...

CBD Pioneer Nate Diaz Returns to UFC Octagon After 3 Year Hiatus

Photo YouTubeFor over a decade, the brothers Nick and Nate Diaz have been the MMA’s most famous weed-friendly family inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship. They’ve had suspensions and vaping press...

"Land of the Free, Home of the (Disgruntled) Brave: The Case for Allowing Veterans Access to Medical Marijuana…

The title of this post is the title of this new paper recently posted to SSRN authored by David Haba, a recent graduate of The Ohio State University Moritz College...

Anxiety, Autism Not Recommended for Medical Marijuana Qualifying Condition List in Ohio

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PRESS RELEASE -- Vireo Health International, Inc., a physician-led, science-focused multi-state cannabis company, has announced that the company's affiliate, Ohio Medical Solutions (OMS), was...

Mexico's Top Court Demands Regulation on Medical Marijuana After Long Delays

WINNIPEG, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. has announced that it has come to terms on an amendment to the company's borrowing arrangement with...

Vireo Health Affiliate Given Green Light to Operate Medical Cannabis Processing Facility in Ohio

WINNIPEG, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. has announced that it has come to terms on an amendment to the company's borrowing arrangement with...

Global Alliance for Cannabis Commerce Launches in Los Angeles

WINNIPEG, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. has announced that it has come to terms on an amendment to the company's borrowing arrangement with...

Second Manufacturer Joins Iowa's Medical Marijuana Program

Medicine Man Technologies fit another piece into its cannabis supply chain puzzle this week with its announced acquisition of Dabble Extracts, a Colorado-based cannabis concentrate company.Denver-based Medicine Man Technologies entered...

Delta 9 Agrees to Increase Bank Credit Facility to $18.1 Million

As Front Range Biosciences celebrates its third anniversary as a company on Aug. 15, the Lafayette, Colo.-based hemp genomics business is making space for its latest targeted acquisition: the entire...

Gene Simmons Leaves Role at Canadian Cannabis Company

Though KISS’s demon-faced bassist Gene Simmons had a five-year contract with medical cannabis producer Invictus MD, the company announced the one-time ardent teetotaler had “abdicated role” as “Chief Evangelist...

Wundr Co. Announces Acquisition of iuvo Therapeutics GmbH

As Front Range Biosciences celebrates its third anniversary as a company on Aug. 15, the Lafayette, Colo.-based hemp genomics business is making space for its latest targeted acquisition: the entire...

United Cannabis Corporation Establishes Distribution Relationship with Cloud 9 Switzerland

As Front Range Biosciences celebrates its third anniversary as a company on Aug. 15, the Lafayette, Colo.-based hemp genomics business is making space for its latest targeted acquisition: the entire...

Recipe: Cannabis-Infused Lobster Roll and Mash

Recipe by chef Louis DiBiccari for Kitchen Toke.Straight from the pages of Kitchen Toke’s 2019 Summer Edition, this recipe pairs succulent picked lobster meat and potatoes on a bun!Featuring ingredients that...

D.C. Is Ready to Make Legal Marijuana a Boon for Big Business. But What About for Racial Justice?

When D.C. legalized the possession of marijuana in 2014, it was the product of a movement that, in many ways, was the first of its kind. “The campaign in D.C...

Ohio Committee drops support for approving marijuana to treat autism, anxiety

“At this point, approval seems premature,” said medical board President Michael Schottenstein, who is also a member of the review committee. “There should be a consensus, and it’s clear that...

Second manufacturer joins Iowa’s medical marijuana program

As Iowa’s medical marijuana program this week meets its latest benchmark set by a law outlining its expansion, patients and caregivers can expect more products to become available to them...

California has the biggest legal marijuana market in the world, despite black market

California is on track to post a record $3.1 billion in licensed cannabis sales this year, solidifying its status as the largest legal marijuana market in the world, according to...

Medicine Man Technologies to Acquire Dabble Extracts in Plan to Access Entire Cannabis Supply Chain

As Front Range Biosciences celebrates its third anniversary as a company on Aug. 15, the Lafayette, Colo.-based hemp genomics business is making space for its latest targeted acquisition: the entire...

Luxembourg May Be First European Country to Legalize Cannabis

PHOTO Flavio EnsikiIf pressed, most Americans would likely be unable to locate on a map the Grand Dutchy of Luxembourg, Europe’s richest country by GDP — if for no other...

Marijuana Stocks Newsletter For Thursday, August 15, 2019

VANCOUVER, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – 1933 Industries Inc. (the “Company” or “1933 Industries”) (TGIF.CN) (TGIFF), a vertically integrated cannabis consumer packaged goods company, is pleased to announce that it...

Cannabis Conversations with Parents: Have You Ever Caught Your Kids Smoking Cannabis?

Nowadays, would your parents still be upset if they caught you consuming cannabis? Parents these days have much more progressive opinions on cannabis, and perhaps if they caught their kids...

California’s Underground Market Is Nearly 3 Times Larger Than Legal Market

Photo Gracie Malley for Cannabis NowCalifornia’s legal cannabis market is on pace to earn $3.1 billion this year, but the state’s decades-old underground market is nearly triple that, on pace...

Neuro-oncology, Functional Medicine, and Medical Cannabis in Brazil

(This transcript has been slightly edited for linguistic clarity)Project CBD: I’m Martin Lee with Project CBD, and today we’re having another edition of Cannabis Conversations. Our guest is Dr...

FDA exec: Don’t expect an exception for CBD

Published August 14, 2019 CBD treatments are promising, but far...

For 2nd year in a row, Leading Cannabis Edibles Producer Wana Brands appears on the Inc. 5000

PRESS RELEASEBoulder, Colo. (August 14, 2019) – Wana Brands has once again ranked on the annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The...

American Bar Association Tells Feds: Let States Legalize Cannabis

This week the influential American Bar Association (ABA) took a bold and strikingly impassioned stance on cannabis reform.On Monday, during the group’s annual meeting in San Francisco, the ABA’s House...

TerrAscend Commences Sales to Europe with First Medical Cannabis Shipment to Germany

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - TerrAscend Corp., a cannabis company licensed for sales in Canada, the U.S., and the EU, has announced that it has completed...

Former MedMen executive joins cannabis competitor

Published 1 min ago Ben Cook, a former MedMen chief...

Utah Selects Akerna to Run Its Seed-to-Sale Tracking Program

DENVER, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PRESS RELEASE -- Akerna Corp., a  seed-to-sale regulatory compliance technology provider and developer of tan enterprise resource planning (ERP) software technology for the...

UC Davis Will Start Doing Government-Sanctioned Cannabis Research

In addition to a new partnership with a DEA-approved research facility, UC Davis is launching its own Cannabis and Hemp Research Center. The University of California, Davis is kicking off a...

Valens Added to NYSE-Listed Cannabis ETF

Cleveland, OH – Aug. 14, 2019 – GIE Media Inc. announced today the launch of its 18th title, Hemp Grower, which will serve the newly legal U.S. hemp industry and emerging hemp...

Judges Agree That Weed Odor Doesn't Justify Police Searches

Now that the vast majority of US states have some form of legal cannabis, judges across the country are ruling that the odor of cannabis is no longer probable cause...

First National Industrial Hemp Seed Bank on the Horizon

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) is opening the country’s first industrial hemp seed bank at Cornell University in New York.Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) helped secure federal funding...

How Does Your State Rate for Medical Marijuana in 2019?

Sorry, Texas.The world’s leading medical cannabis patient advocacy group, Americans for Safe Access (ASA), reports that residents of the Pacific island territory of Guam have better options to treat chronic...

Charlotte’s Web reports revenues buoyed by distribution deals; new CFO hired

Published August 14, 2019 Charlotte’s Web, a Boulder, Colorado-based CBD...

Philadelphia Cops Are Still Targeting People of Color for Weed

Philly decriminalized cannabis in 2014, but the data indicates that law enforcement is still engaging in unchecked and racially-biased pot policing.Lead image viaWhen the city of Philadelphia decriminalized cannabis in...

Mike Tyson Claims He Smokes $40,000 Worth of Weed Every Month

On a new episode of Tyson’s podcast, the retired prize fighter said that he and his business partners smoke heroic amounts of their farm's weed. How much? At least a...

Federal Task Force Wants Every Adult Drug Tested at the Doctor’s Office

One of America’s most powerful medical panels thinks screening every adult for illicit drug use will combat the nation’s rampaging opioid epidemic.Imagine a world where every time you visit the...

U.S. Navy Explicitly Bans Sailors From Using CBD Products

When it comes to the what’s what of the cannabis legalization trend, the United States government is still so confused on how to handle it — any of it — that it...

Utah selects Leaf Data for medical marijuana seed-to-sale tracking system

Published 6 hours ago (This story has been updated to...

How Essential Oils Enhance Marijuana's Entourage Effect

The Western, reductionist approach to medicine often overlooks the holistic aspects of good health: Meaning that, for example, while exercise and a healthy diet each offer their own benefits, the...

If cannabis firms do things right, entire industry profits: Q&A with ex-Canadian PM Kim Campbell

(Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of Q&As with participants at the upcoming MJBizConINT’L conference, Sept. 4-6 in Toronto.)As the first country to regulate cannabis at a...

Wholesale marijuana prices on upswing in more mature recreational markets, reports indicate

Wholesale cannabis prices appear on the rise in longstanding adult-use cannabis markets Colorado, Oregon and Washington state, according to two recent reports and insight from growers.The upward-trending prices seem to...

How to Pack Your Stash Box for a Perfect High Every Time

Crafting the ultimate stash box isn't just an expression of who you are, it's an essential tool for organizing the best highs of your life.Photo credit: RedditThere comes a point...

Cannabis firm Tilray’s revenue up, but wider loss reported

Published 19 hours ago Canadian marijuana company Tilray on Tuesday...

Thai University Opens ‘Ganja Studies Department’

Photo by Gracie Malley for Cannabis NowThings have moved slowly in authoritarian Thailand since passage of a medical marijuana law last year. But now one of the country’s leading universities is...

Marijuana Business Daily makes Inc. 5,000 list for fourth straight year

Published 20 hours ago For the fourth year in a...

Ex-Yahoo CEO Discusses Rapid Growth of California Cannabis Brand Caliva

Exclusive Interview with Caliva Chairman Carol BartzOver the past year, California cannabis company Caliva has achieved 350 percent growth while the state’s cannabis market decreased by 17 percent. Longtime tech leader...

Acreage reports improved cannabis revenue, net loss for quarter

Published 22 hours ago Acreage Holdings, a New York-based multistate...

Acreage Holdings Reports Q2 Revenue of $17.7 Million

Acreage Holdings Reports Second Quarter 2019 ResultsAnnounces Strategy Leveraging Canopy Growth IP, Brands and TechnologiesNEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acreage Holdings, Inc. (“Acreage”) (CSE: ACRG.U) (OTCQX: ACRGF)...

Tilray, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results 

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Tilray, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results 

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Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and...

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and...

Thailand Is Getting Medical Marijuana This Week, 8 Months After Legalization

Thailand voted to legalize medical cannabis at the start of 2019 and are about to roll out the program. For perspective, it's taken years for some medical states in the...

Opinion: It’s OK That Blue Dream Is Your Favorite Cannabis Strain

Let’s talk about our beloved Blue Dream for a quick second. On paper, Blue Dream is the single-most searched cannabis strain in all of the lands. It currently has over...

American Bar Association Endorses Ending Marijuana Prohibition

by NORML Comments The American Bar Association (ABA) has passed a resolution in support of ending federal...

Mixing Weed with Opioids May Be a Bad Idea, Study Says

Researchers found that patients who combined weed with opioids experienced higher levels of anxiety and depression, raising new concerns as federal cannabis legalization looms. Medical cannabis is often touted as a...

CannTrust stock drops 30% after second facility breaches marijuana regulations

Published August 13, 2019 Besieged Canadian cannabis grower CannTrust was...

What cannabis sales growth rates may be hiding

Published 24 hours ago Sales growth rates play a huge...

3 More Lethbridge Stores Receive Cannabis Licences

The retail marijuana landscape in Lethbridge, Alta., is looking a lot greener.Three new licences have been approved for a trio of new stores within the city.One of the new locations...

Niamedic Helps Seniors Get the Relief They Want From Cannabis

For older adults suffering from pain, anxiety and other chronic conditions, cannabis can be a game-changer. But finding the right product and dosage can be a daunting process without reliable...

Over 300 Cannabis Convicts in Manhattan Now Have a Clean Slate

Manhattan's District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. sued the city for making the expungement process too complicated. Now, hundreds of records have been cleared.Nearly 400 New Yorkers just got years-old cannabis...

How To Determine The Sex Of Your Cannabis Plant

Reproduction in the plant world happens in a few ways. There are some hermaphrodite plants which have a single flower with both male and female organs. There are other monoecious...

Illinois: Medical Cannabis Expansion Measures Signed into Law

by Carly Wolf, NORML State Policies Coordinator Comments Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker (D) has signed two separate...

New York City Court Seals 360 Cannabis Cases

NEW YORK — Over 300 low-level cannabis possession convictions are getting sealed after prosecutors and defense lawyers worked together to ask a New York City court to do so.The people...

Illinois expands medical marijuana market in advance of recreational launch

Published August 13, 2019 Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed legislation...

Cannabis Retail Guide: Four20 Premium Market, Sage Hill, Calgary

Four20 Premium Market is an emerging chain of cannabis stores from Calgary that already boasts a handful of locations within the city limits and beyond. In addition to outlets in...

Nevada: Pushing Reform Efforts Forward

by Josh Kasoff, Nevada NORML Comments Las Vegas NORML has once again found themselves busy with many...

CannTrust Shares Dip, Second Cannabis Facility Rated Non-compliant

The wild ride for CannTrust Holdings Inc. shareholders continued Monday morning after the company’s stock plunged on news that its manufacturing facility in Vaughan, Ont., has been rated non-compliant by...

Grassroots Activism and Marijuana Policy: A Winning Combination

by Kevin Mahmalji, NORML Outreach Director Comments When NORML was founded in 1970, roughly 12% of Americans...

Julian Marley Opens Up About a Family Loss and His Ongoing Cannabis Activism

The son of Bob Marley and Lucy Pounder is back on tour after a devastating family tragedy. Here, he discusses Rastafarianism, bringing love to the masses, and the powers of...

Clio, High Times partner to launch cannabis marketing awards

Published August 13, 2019 High Times, the cannabis media group...

Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program Is Now Permanent, Expanded

Illinois’ medical marijuana program is getting a second wind. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a pair of bills on Monday expanding who can get a medical card, and when they can...

Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program Is Now Permanent, Expanded

Illinois’ medical marijuana program is getting a second wind. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a pair of bills on Monday expanding who can get a medical card, and when they can...

Ads for CBD as Cure-All Are Everywhere, but Regulation Is Scant

Scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., were concerned when a young man contacted their department last year complaining of a heart-pounding, hallucinogenic high he had neither expected nor...

Ads for CBD as Cure-All Are Everywhere, but Regulation Is Scant

Scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., were concerned when a young man contacted their department last year complaining of a heart-pounding, hallucinogenic high he had neither expected nor...

Why You Should Tell Your Doctor If You Smoke Cannabis

PHOTO rawpixelYour doctor is not the police. Neither is your doctor there to police your behavior. So, you should be honest with your doctor about smoking weed.Why? As Kaiser Health News...

Vaping linked to marijuana use in young people, research says

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Vaping linked to marijuana use in young people, research says

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Cannabis for Beginners: Does Cannabis Go Bad?

Preserving your bud can be tricky — on the one hand, you don't want it to dry out and lose its potency, and on the other, if there's too much...

Chart: Medical marijuana markets expanding at varying rates, with Oklahoma, Florida setting the pace

Published August 13, 2019 | By Maggie Cowee While medical marijuana...

Village Farms Books $12.1 Million Cannabis Revenue

 Village Farms International Reports Strong Second Quarter 2019 Results – Canadian Cannabis JV More Than Doubles Sales to CAD$32.3 Million with an All-In Cost of Production of CAD$0.65 per Gram...

Why Pro Athletes Are Entering the Cannabis Game

Pro athletes are routinely retiring from the field and then entering the cannabis industry. It’s a winning move in more ways than one.This year, NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana...

2nd Canntrust Marijuana Facility Deemed Non-Compliant by Health Canada

Health Canada has found fault with cannabis production at a second CannTrust Holdings Inc facility, a month after the regulator froze sales of several tonnes of marijuana grown at another...

How the Dutch Spread Cannabis Across the World

As more and more countries embrace cannabis legalization, it’s important not to forget the vital role the Netherlands has played over the last five decades by providing a safe haven...

Hemp reforms causing headaches for criminal marijuana enforcement

This local piece from Ohio reports on the interesting criminal justice echoes from hemp reforms playing out this summer in a number of states. The piece is fully headlined "No...

Headset, Pax Labs team up in marijuana data deal

Published August 12, 2019 Seattle-based Headset, a provider of data...

MediPharm Labs Boosts Q2 Revenue 43% Sequentially to $31.5 Million

Visit the MediPharm Labs Investor Dashboard and stay up to date with data-driven, fact based due diligence for active traders and investors.MediPharm Labs Reports Strong, Profitable Second Quarter ResultsQ2 2019...

What Is Shatter and How Do You Hit It?

It looks cool, it hits like a champ, and it’ll get you lifted faster than a rocket taking off from Cape Canaveral. Shatter is a relative newcomer to the legal...

Arizona group files recreational cannabis legalization ballot measure

Published August 12, 2019 Arizona voters may get a chance...

Preventing an Inside Job: Data Security in the Cannabis Industry

How would your dispensary handle it if your top salesperson or store manager left to work for a competitor? How would your distribution company recover if your competitors started picking...

Preventing an Inside Job: Data Security in the Cannabis Industry

How would your dispensary handle it if your top salesperson or store manager left to work for a competitor? How would your distribution company recover if your competitors started picking...

Oregon Is Trying to Make Medicinal Shrooms a Real Thing

Activists are collecting signatures for a 2020 ballot measure that would create a “medical psilocybin” program allowing adults to legally use magic mushrooms under a doctor's supervision.Oregon may just be...

First recreational marijuana store opens off Massachusetts mainland

Published August 12, 2019 A recreational cannabis store opened on...

Legal Cannabis Mellowed Outside Lands Megafestival

The smoke has cleared and the results are in: The first-ever legal cannabis sales and consumption at the 12th annual Outside Lands music megafestival was a major hit over the...

Indian Researchers Confirm That Cannabis Kills Certain Cancers

A team of researchers in India conducted a meta-analysis of the existing research on cannabis and cancer, and concluded that the results of these studies are too exciting to ignore.Over...

Rep. Nadler: You and I are going to legalize marijuana

Jerry Nadler is the Representative of New York’s 10th Congressional DistrictLast month, I introduced comprehensive legislation in Congress to once and for all end the destructive policy of federal marijuana...

Immigration Group Posts Warnings for Non-Citizens Working in Weed

One sign read, "Warning: If you are not a U.S. citizen, it may be legally dangerous for you to work in the marijuana industry." A San Francisco-based immigration clinic is...

Lobbyists race to cash in on cannabis boom

Lobbying firms are taking advantage of the cannabis boom as a number of bills on the industry move through Congress and state legislatures.As businesses look for help dealing with new...

Lobbyists race to cash in on cannabis boom

Lobbying firms are taking advantage of the cannabis boom as a number of bills on the industry move through Congress and state legislatures.As businesses look for help dealing with new...

Luxembourg’s adult-use marijuana law ‘at least two years out,’ official says

Published August 12, 2019 Luxembourg authorities are working on details...

Outside Lands Gets Approval to Sell Weed

San Francisco grants first temporary sales permit days ahead of annual Golden Gate Park festival, allowing vendors to sell flower and concentrateMarijuana will be available to purchase legally at Outside...

Washing Raw Chicken Before Cooking It Can Make You Sick: Report

With all this talk about Popeyes and Chik-fil-A's chicken sandwiches, we're in the mood for a nice dinner right around now. If you're more of...

Rahli Puts Dellwood On The Map With The "In and Out" Video

Shot in Dellwood area of St. Louis, Missouri, Rahli's "In and Out" music video is an introduction of sorts -for a rapper on the cusp...

Arnold Schwarzenegger & The Joker Added To "Mortal Kombat 11"

As if there wasn't enough anxiety of choice in choosing a Mortal Kombat main. It's bad enough having to pick between such classics as Raiden, Sub Zero...

OTH and Vans Celebrate Montreal with Chez Nous Collection

Canadian boutique Off the Hook has tapped Vans for a new collaboration to celebrate its hometown of Montreal. The new collection, titled "Chez Nous," features...

50 Cent Expresses Amazement At Busta Rhymes' Fitness Results Once Again

As you may remember, last year, 50 Cent and Busta Rhymes got in a bit of a spat. It all started with 50 clowning Busta for...

This is exactly how much a payroll-tax cut would help the average American

A simulation by the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center explored tax measures that could help mitigate the effects of a recession.

BROCKHAMPTON's "SUGAR" Is A Standout On Their Album "GINGER"

BROCKHAMPTON released their fifth studio album GINGER on Friday, and fans have been soaking in the Los Angeles-based hip hop collective's vibe ever since. They'd previously shared their...

Special Prosecutor Reviewing Jussie Smollett's Case Is Former U.S. Attorney Dan Webb

Jussie Smollett is still dealing with a major lawsuit brought on by the city of Chicago. The Windy City sued the actor for allegedly staging...

Common Explains Why He Decided To Never Use Homophobic Lyrics Again

Common is paraded as being a social activist who accepts people regardless of their life choices, however, over a decade ago the rapper was called...

Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign & Takeoff Debut New "Slidin" Collaboration

At the beginning of this month, Tyga linked up with YG and Blueface for the "Bop" video. Now, for the official deluxe version of his...

Taylor Swift Seemingly Shades Kanye West A Decade After VMA Fiasco On New Album

It's crazy how time flies. This Monday will mark the 10-year anniversary of that infamous moment in the VMAs that spawned one of pop culture's...

'Mid90s' Star Olan Prenatt Skates the Las Vegas Trade Shows

Skateboarding has long been a prominent part of streetwear culture and the brands it breeds so it makes sense that Mid90s star Olan Prenatt would...

Paul Rouphail's Corrupt & Abused Still Lifes Take Over Stems Gallery

Philadelphia-based artist Paul Rouphail has an unconventional approach when it comes to painting still lifes. Rouphail’s oil on canvas works often portray uncanny arrangements of...

Report: Donald Trump's White House Disappointed A$AP Rocky Didn't Say "Thank You"

Nothing about A$AP Rocky's case in Sweden has been conventional; following the bizarre letter that leaked after his release and the surprisingly gentle guilty verdict...

A$AP Rocky Reportedly Ghosted the Trump Administration After Returning to U.S.

After Kanye West and Kim Kardashian reached out, Donald Trump pledged to help get A$AP Rocky out of Sweden, as the 30-year-old rapper was recently...

DJ J. Saki visits BeWellNY CBD display at Park & Shop - Olean Times Herald

DJ J. Saki visits BeWellNY CBD display at Park & Shop  Olean Times HeraldOLEAN — Big dreams converged at a small CBD product display at the...

Who Would’ve Thought: These Actors Made More Money Than Will Smith In 2019 ‘Forbes’ List

Source: Karwai Tang / Getty It’s safe to say that there’s plenty of money in Hollywood. Major studios and production companies are still dishing out millions...

Nike's "NYC By You" Pack Includes Nearly 30 Made-to-Order Runners

Following the thematic "B2 FERA" and "In My Feels" makeups, Nike has launched the entire "NYC By You" pack on its site. The expansive, 28-piece...

Missy Elliott’s Funky Fresh New Visuals Makes Creativity & The Heel-Toe Cool Again

Source: Myrna Suarez / Getty Finally! Missy Misdemeanor Elliott is back after a 14-year music hiatus, and we couldn’t be more hype. On Friday, the Queen...

The Devil Wears Prada announce new album, unveil “Lines of Your Hands” single: Stream

The Devil Wears Prada will return this fall with a new album, The Act, and have unveiled the first single, “Lines of Your Hands”. The band’s...

G Perico Announces Partnership Deal With Roc Nation

G Perico's been a fixture in Los Angeles' hip-hop scene for the better part of the last decade, if not longer. Perico's done everything as an...

Travis Scott Netflix Documentary Officially On The Way, Watch Trailer

Source: Greg Noire / Netflix Travis Scott’s story is about to be told on the big little screen. It looks like he has a project slotted...

'Old Town Road' Is Responsible for a Remix Renaissance

Artists aren't afraid to remake the same song a handful of times if that means having a shot at a No. 1 song, thanks to...

Trump and his lackeys are upset that ASAP Rocky hasn’t said “thank you”

Earlier this summer, in a bid to deflect from his own self-manufactured racial controversies at home, Donald Trump became personally involved in ASAP Rocky’s assault...

Streaming Income: How Sustainable Is It?

How much artists actually earn from streaming has been a popular topic of debate in the music industry for some time. Here, we look at...

Why Songwriters Neeed To Embrace Authenticity Over Trends

While consumers often focus on an artist's ability to perform and their technical expertise, there is significant evidence suggesting that having a unique, authentic...

Royce Da 5'9" Calls Out Lord Jamar & DJ Vlad Over Eminem Disrespect

By now, you're likely aware of Lord Jamar and DJ's Vlad recent batch of interviews, in which Eminem appeared to be the primary topic of discussion...

No Longer In Hiding, the Scent of Cannabis Joins the Perfume Counter

“Reeking of weed” used to be a bad thing. Now high-end beauty influencers are embracing fragrances designed to highlight the aroma of cannabis. There’s one called Dirty Grass...

Pot Culture: Miley vs. Walmart, Kardashian Kannabinoids & Snoop Dogg’s Blunt

Is there any better barometer for measuring our cultural forecast than our celebrity class? Sure, they’re not actually “Just Like Us,” but at the very...

2 Pot Stocks Making Waves In California

Marijuana stocks and the companies behind them have found a new home on the West Coast. California is widely regarded as the largest individual marijuana...

Reebok Launches Their “It’s A Man’s World” Campaign In Support of Female Empowerment

This Fall, Reebok is celebrating women who are rising to the occasion in male-dominant industries with the launch of their newest campaign and collection titled...

A Brief History of adidas Basketball

With Jordan, Nike, and to a lesser extent, PUMA having such a strong identity in basketball, it can sometimes get forgotten that adidas have also...

BROCKHAMPTON's Anticipated Release "GINGER" Is Honest & Transparent

The rollout to the release of BROCKHAMPTON'S GINGER has included multiple visuals to show listeners both the audio and artistic vision for the hip hop collective's highly-anticipated...

Lil West Delivers A Mellow, Pop-Heavy Single With "Hot Sauce"

Up-and-coming hip hop artist Lil West has returned with another single. The 20-year-old Delaware-raised artist has shown through his projects that when it comes to...

Taylor Swift premieres new album Lover: Stream

Taylor Swift has finally released her new album, Lover, via Republic Records. It’s streaming in full below via Apple Music or Spotify. The pop star’s Reputation...

Lil Uzi Vert Agrees To Pay College Student's $90K Tuition Under Certain Conditions

One college student may have just gotten his big break provided by none other than Lil Uzi Vert. The rapper recently shared that he has...