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February 4th, 2023

Federal MedMJ Prisoner Luke Scarmazzo Freed, MN Pot Legalization Bill Advances, More… (2/3/23)

A Florida marijuana legalization initiative has passed its first hurdle on the way to the ballot, a new Texas poll shows very strong support for…

February 3rd, 2023

British Police Find 6,000 Cannabis Plants in Abandoned Tire Factory

One of the largest pot busts in the British county. The post British Police Find 6,000 Cannabis Plants in Abandoned Tire Factory appeared first on…

February 3rd, 2023

Yale Announces New Cannabis Research Center

The center will study “the acute and chronic effects of cannabis and cannabinoids on neurodevelopment and mental health.” The post Yale Announces New Cannabis Research…

February 3rd, 2023

UC Davis Launches Institute for Psychedelics and Neurotherapeutics

The University of California, Davis plans to research psychedelics and find treatments for diseases such as depression and PTSD. The post UC Davis Launches Institute…

February 3rd, 2023

Hill Lawmakers Call on Biden to Restore Drug Czar to Cabinet Status, More… (2/2/23)

Virginia Republicans are in no hurry to get a legal marijuana market going, a Missouri bill would legalize psilocbying for therapeutic purposes, and more.[image:1 align:right…

February 2nd, 2023

Poll: Majority Support Legalization in Hawaii

Will Hawaii say “aloha” to legal weed? The post Poll: Majority Support Legalization in Hawaii appeared first on High Times.

February 2nd, 2023

Republican Congressman Reintroduces Bill To Move Cannabis to Schedule III

The Marijuana 1-to-3 Act would move cannabis to schedule III which would have several consequences. The post Republican Congressman Reintroduces Bill To Move Cannabis to…

February 2nd, 2023

Washington, D.C. Mayor Signs Medical Pot Bill

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser signed a new bill that is making some major changes to the capital’s medical cannabis program. The post Washington, D.C.…

February 2nd, 2023

Connecticut Locals Protest Cannabis Facility Near Schools

A proposed cannabis cultivation center has residents of a Connecticut community up in arms. The post Connecticut Locals Protest Cannabis Facility Near Schools appeared first…

February 2nd, 2023

BC Drug Decriminalization Now in Effect, MN Legal Pot Bill Continues to Advance, More… (2/1/23)

The North Dakota House kills an effort to allow medical marijuana patients to use edibles, a Republican congressman files a marijuana rescheduling bill, and more.[image:1…

February 1st, 2023

Long-Term Study of Twins Finds No Link Between Legalization, Drug Abuse

No significant causal links between cannabis legalization and substance-use disorders were found in this study on twins. The post Long-Term Study of Twins Finds No…

February 1st, 2023

Australia Report Reveals Potential Cannabis Legalization Plan

A recent report has revealed Australia’s plans to approach marijuana legalization within the next few years. The post Australia Report Reveals Potential Cannabis Legalization Plan…

February 1st, 2023

MN Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances, VA Psilocybin Rescheduling Bill Advances, More… (1/31/23)

The White House punts on marijuana banking reform, Virginia bills to provide tax breaks to the marijuana industry and gear up for legal sales advance,…

January 31st, 2023

Virginia Subcommittee Approves Psilocybin Rescheduling Bill

One Virginia Senator introduced a bill to reschedule psilocybin and create an advisory board to monitor access. The post Virginia Subcommittee Approves Psilocybin Rescheduling Bill…

January 31st, 2023

GOP Lawmaker in Indiana Pushes Legalization Proposals

Republican state Sen. Jon Ford recently introduced two cannabis bills in Indiana. The post GOP Lawmaker in Indiana Pushes Legalization Proposals appeared first on High…

January 31st, 2023

Deputy Fends off Five Armed Robbers at Dispensary in St. Vincent

Five assailants attempted to rob Green Lava Labs in St. Vincent, and things didn’t go as planned. The post Deputy Fends off Five Armed Robbers…

January 31st, 2023

My Coke-Free Visit to Escobar’s Home Turf

The romanticization of Pablo Escobar has turned Colombia into a narco-tourism hotspot, much to the chagrin of those who live there. The post My Coke-Free…

January 31st, 2023

Cannabis Pilot Program Kicks Off in Switzerland

Selected participants will be able to purchase weed for recreational use in Basel—a first for Switzerland. The post Cannabis Pilot Program Kicks Off in Switzerland…

January 31st, 2023

ICC Reopens Inquirty into Philippine Drug War Crimes, WA Home Grown Bill, More… (1/30/23)

An Arizona magic mushroom research bill is filed, Germany's plans to legalize marijuana face delays, and more.Marijuana PolicyWashington State Home Cultivation Bill Gets…

January 30th, 2023

Hong Kong’s ‘Dangerous Drug’ CBD Ban to Begin

Beginning February 1, CBD will be treated like a dangerous drug in Hong Kong. The post Hong Kong’s ‘Dangerous Drug’ CBD Ban to Begin appeared…

January 30th, 2023

Mississippi Celebrates Launch of Medical Cannabis Sales

Mississippi made history when it officially began its first day of medical cannabis sales. The post Mississippi Celebrates Launch of Medical Cannabis Sales appeared first…

January 30th, 2023

Greece Opens First Medical Pot Production Plant

The plant is backed by an Israeli company. The post Greece Opens First Medical Pot Production Plant appeared first on High Times.

January 30th, 2023

Ohio Bill Would Relax Penalties for Drivers with THC in System

Ohio drivers are going to have to prove they weren’t high. The post Ohio Bill Would Relax Penalties for Drivers with THC in System appeared…

January 28th, 2023

MS MedMJ Sales Begin, Myanmar Opium Production Increases, More… (1/27/23)

A Minnesota marijuana legalization bill is cruising right along, Hong Kong bans CBD as a "dangerous drug," and more.Marijuana PolicyMinnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill…

January 27th, 2023

Argentina Launches New Agency To Boost Cannabis Industry

The agency hopes to make Argentina a leading global exporter of medicinal weed. The post Argentina Launches New Agency To Boost Cannabis Industry appeared first…

January 27th, 2023

New Hampshire Governor Dismisses Legalization Bill’s Chances

The New Hampshire legislation received a hearing on Wednesday. The post New Hampshire Governor Dismisses Legalization Bill’s Chances appeared first on High Times.

January 27th, 2023

Tennessee Bill Would Regulate the Sale of Delta-8 THC

Rep. William Lamberth and Sen. Richard Briggs’s bill would tax and regulate the sale of compounds like delta-9 THC in Tennessee. The post Tennessee Bill…

January 27th, 2023

Drug Decrim Bills Filed in MA, NY; Colombia to Reduce Forced Coca Eradication, More… (1/26/23)

Delaware bills to legalize marijuana are moving, a North Carolina medical marijuana bill is filed, and more.Marijuana PolicyDelaware Marijuana Legalization Bill Wins Committee…

January 26th, 2023

Catholic High School Teacher Busted for Allegedly Smoking Weed with Students

A former Cathedral High School teacher faces four charges in Brown County district court in Minnesota. The post Catholic High School Teacher Busted for Allegedly…

January 26th, 2023

Nike Challenges Trademark of Hemp Company Slogan ‘Just Hemp It’

Nike recently filed a trademark complaint against a CBD company for attempting to trademark “Just Hemp It.” The post Nike Challenges Trademark of Hemp Company…

January 26th, 2023

Upstate New York Officials Clash Over New Cannabis Regulations

Officials in Niagara Falls are in disagreement. The post Upstate New York Officials Clash Over New Cannabis Regulations appeared first on High Times.

January 26th, 2023

Weed-Funded Rec Center Opens in Aurora, Colorado

Call it the “House that Weed Built.” The post Weed-Funded Rec Center Opens in Aurora, Colorado appeared first on High Times.

January 26th, 2023

CO Asset Forfeiture Reform Bill Filed, Czech Legal Pot Bill Coming in March, More… (1/25/23)

A pair of Delaware marijuana legalization bills are moving, Ukraine patients and veterans beseech the parliament to act on a pending medical marijuana bill, and…

January 25th, 2023

Arizona Bill Would Provide Grants for Magic Mushroom Trials

The legislation has bipartisan support in Arizona. The post Arizona Bill Would Provide Grants for Magic Mushroom Trials appeared first on High Times.

January 25th, 2023

Nevada Releases Bulletin for Products Affected by Unapproved Pesticide

An unapproved pesticide called Ethephon was found in certain cannabis products in Nevada. The post Nevada Releases Bulletin for Products Affected by Unapproved Pesticide appeared…

January 25th, 2023

Delaware Lawmakers Renew Effort To Legalize Pot

Is 2023 finally the year for Delaware? The post Delaware Lawmakers Renew Effort To Legalize Pot appeared first on High Times.

January 25th, 2023

Elon Musk Denies 420 Tweet Was About Weed

“420 was not chosen because of a joke,” Elon Musk testified in a California court. The post Elon Musk Denies 420 Tweet Was About Weed…

January 24th, 2023

Missouri Legislator Introduces Psilocybin Bill

A Missouri Representative recently introduced legislation that would allow psilocybin as a treatment option for qualifying patients. The post Missouri Legislator Introduces Psilocybin Bill appeared…

January 24th, 2023

Two Bills to Decriminalize Psychedelics Filed in Massachusetts

The bills would end the prosecution of DMT, psilocybin, mescaline, etc. for adults ages 18 and older. The post Two Bills to Decriminalize Psychedelics Filed…

January 24th, 2023

Guyana Authorities Seize Weed Shipment from the U.S.

People are gettin’ high all over the world, including the small South American country of Guyana. The post Guyana Authorities Seize Weed Shipment from the…