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  • Senator Bernie Sanders Supports Vermont’s Approach to Cannabis

    Tue 11:00am By Benjamin M. Adams
    Senator Bernie Sanders expressed approval over the past month regarding the approach to cannabis in his home state. The senator tweeted on October 9 that he is thrilled about the progress regarding cannabis taking place in his home state of Vermont, as well as…
  • Kottonmouth Kings’ Saint Dog Passes Away

    Tue 11:00am By Benjamin M. Adams
    Steven Thronson, aka Saint Dog, founding member of Kottonmouth Kings, was pronounced dead at the scene October 13 in Victorville, California. He was only 44 years old, and the cause of death was not released, however, officials said a friend called 911 when he…
  • Maine Opens Up Its First Recreational Cannabis Shops

    Mon 11:00am By Paul James
    Recreational cannabis has been legal for adult use in Maine since 2016. However, it took until recently for the “Pine Tree State” to open its first cannabis stores. One of the biggest issues Maine faced was it narrowly received the popular vote for…
  • Frozen’s Kristen Bell Launches CBD Brand

    Mon 11:00am By Benjamin M. Adams
    Cronos Group Inc. announced the launch of Happy Dance™, a CBD-infused skincare brand, in an October 14 press release, with actress Kristen Bell as brand ambassador.  The Happy Dance launch includes three cruelty-free and vegan bath and body care products.…
  • Roger Daltrey is No Fan of Cannabis Smoke in California

    Fri 11:00am By Benjamin M. Adams
    Once again, The Who vocalist Roger Daltrey, 76, expressed disapproval with the prevalence of cannabis smoke billowing through the air, which is plentiful in California, especially at rock concerts. While speaking on the “How to Wow” podcast, Daltrey…
  • Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case to End Cannabis Prohibition in the US

    Thu 11:00am By Benjamin M. Adams
    On Oct. 13, the United States Supreme Court announced that it would not hear a case challenging cannabis prohibition at the federal level. The Supreme Court justices ultimately announced that it would be among the list of cases they declined to hear. The…
  • Mexico Activists Pressure Government to End Cannabis Prohibition

    Thu 11:00am By Paul James
    On December 15, Mexico lawmakers will be deciding whether or not to pass legislation to end cannabis prohibition. The session will take place under a direct order from the Mexico Supreme Court which ruled that cannabis restrictions were unconstitutional.…
  • Hemp Bed Sheets Sales Spike at Aldi

    Oct 14, 2020, 11:00 am By Benjamin M. Adams
    Ahead of Aldi’s upcoming Special Buys sale, the chain released an eco-friendly range of hemp products. The German discount supermarket has grown to become known for selling earth-conscious and health-conscious product lines. Beginning on Wednesday, October…
  • Lawyers Create Toolkit to Wipe Cannabis-Related Convictions and Promote Advocacy

    Oct 14, 2020, 11:00 am By Benjamin M. Adams
    The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law created a toolkit to handle cannabis-related criminal convictions, including instructions for expungement processes, and other legal routes. The toolkit is designed for both lawyers and advocates to find out…
  • New Jersey Will Likely Legalize Recreational Cannabis, Poll Suggests

    Oct 13, 2020, 11:00 am By Benjamin M. Adams
    A ballot initiative is picking up steam in New Jersey, which would legalize recreational cannabis for adults 21 and over. November 3, voters in the state will decide if the prohibition of cannabis should end at the state level. Public Question 1 would amend…

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