Utah Lawmaker Files Bill To Explore Therapeutic Use of Psychedelics |

Utah Lawmaker Files Bill To Explore Therapeutic Use of Psychedelics |

A Utah lawmaker has introduced a bill to explore the potential of psychedelic drugs to treat serious mental health conditions including depression, anxiety and PTSD. The legislation, House Bill 167, was introduced... Read more »
New York Predicts .25 Billion in Pot Tax Revenue Over Six Years

New York Predicts $1.25 Billion in Pot Tax Revenue Over Six Years

New York is poised to collect $1.25 billion in revenue from taxes on legal cannabis sales, according to a budget projection from Democratic Governor Kathy Hochul released on Tuesday. The revenue projections... Read more »
Study Shows Cannabis was Food Staple for Ancient Chinese Dynasty |

Study Shows Cannabis was Food Staple for Ancient Chinese Dynasty |

Researchers studying an ancient tomb in China have found direct evidence that cannabis was a staple food crop during the Tang dynasty more than 1,000 years ago.  Previous research into the civilizations... Read more »
Cannabis Companies Target Teens on Social Media, Study Claims

Cannabis Companies Target Teens on Social Media, Study Claims

A new study with a modest sampling pool found that cannabis retail companies are not adhering to state restrictions on social media, and are targeting teens. The study was published in the... Read more »
Organization Launches NFT Collaboration for Cannabis Industry Reform

Organization Launches NFT Collaboration for Cannabis Industry Reform

Non-fungible tokens (NFT) take the stage again, this time with a cannabis-related collaboration featuring unique music and art. Burn1, a blockchain company that provides “financial rocket fuel for cannabis reform” announced its... Read more »
South Dakota Governor Demands Cannabis Advocates Cover Legal Costs

South Dakota Governor Demands Cannabis Advocates Cover Legal Costs

Not content with triumphing in court, conservative South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem wants cannabis advocates to pick up the tab, too.  A spokesperson for Noem said last week that organizers behind the... Read more »
Martha Stewart Launches CBD Wellness Topicals Line

Martha Stewart Launches CBD Wellness Topicals Line

Today, Martha Stewart CBD unveiled Martha Stewart CBD Wellness Topicals—the company’s first venture into the topical market. In 2020, Stewart launched the company under the Canopy Growth umbrella, with high expectations. Stewart’s... Read more »
Kentucky Addresses Cannabis Reform Through New Legislation |

Kentucky Addresses Cannabis Reform Through New Legislation |

Lawmakers and activists convened in Kentucky this week to discuss a pair of proposals that would dramatically change how cannabis is treated in the state, but there remains a divide over how... Read more »
New Mexico Ups Cannabis Production Limits As Adult-Use Sales Loom |

New Mexico Ups Cannabis Production Limits As Adult-Use Sales Loom |

Less than three months before legal sales of recreational cannabis begin in New Mexico, state regulators have increased production limits placed on adult-use cannabis cultivators. Under emergency regulations that went into effect... Read more »
Ohio Advocates Submit Additional Signatures for Cannabis Proposal

Ohio Advocates Submit Additional Signatures for Cannabis Proposal

Activists in Ohio last week submitted nearly 30,000 additional signatures as part of an effort to get a marijuana legalization proposal before state lawmakers. The Columbus Dispatch reported that the group known... Read more »