Lisa Rough
Lisa is a former associate editor at Leafly, where she specialized in legislative cannabis policy and industry topics.
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Watch This: Woody Harrelson Got High to Survive Dinner With Trump

Woody Harrelson stopped by "Real Time With Bill Maher" to share stories of his cannabis-inspired past, including a very memorable dinner with the future president of the United States.

New Mexico May Add Opioid Use Disorder as a Qualifying Condition

A new petition could add opioid use disorder as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana in New Mexico, but will the Health Secretary allow it?

Poland Legalizes Medical Cannabis

After much debate, the Polish lower house of parliament voted to legalize cannabis for medicinal use, starting November 1, 2017.

DCMJ Activists Protest Outside HUD for Public Housing Rights

DCMJ protested outside the Department of Housing & Urban Development in opposition of cannabis evictions from public housing, handing out cannabis to federal employees.

‘It Was a Good Old Shakedown!’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes

This week sees a change in heart from an NBA commissioner, an arrest of a famous child celeb, and an ominous warning from—who else—Jeff Sessions.

From Overstock.com to the Cannabiz: Stormy Simon’s Big Pivot

Stormy Simon left her post at Overstock.com, to jump feet first into the cannabis industry.

Peru Approves Medical Cannabis Legalization Bill

Peru's Congress voted 66-5 in favor of legalizing the cultivation and production of medical cannabis products. Will the president sign it into law?

‘There Is a Massive Injustice Being Done’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes

Jeff Sessions and Orrin Hatch debate MMJ expansion, Cory Booker fights for legalization, MassRoots sees a big change, and we celebrate some Canadian cannabis heroes, gone too soon.

A Guide to Federal Drug Rescheduling (And What It Means for Cannabis)

A brief history and guide to the process of rescheduling cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act (and who can make it happen).

4 Best Practices When Designing Your Cannabis Business Website

Here are some tips on how to make your cannabis company pop with a dynamic and intelligently designed website.

Melissa Etheridge’s Cannabis Mugshot Is Amazing

Melissa Etheridge was arrested for cannabis at the US–Canada border, giving us what may be the greatest mug shot of all time.

Blumenauer Calls for Cannabis Research to Combat Opioid Crisis

Rep. Earl Blumenauer took the floor during a Committee hearing to make an impassioned plea for medical cannabis research.

Can You Get Evicted for Legally Using Cannabis?

Leases are often vague when it comes to cannabis, so we talked to a lawyer to find out if you can get evicted for cannabis use and what your rights are as a tenant.

Meet the People Who Sent Cannabis Into Space

Herban Planet sent one pound of marijuana into the upper atmosphere, and now the team is working with scientists to see if anything has changed at a molecular level.

Cheech Marin Chats Cannabis, Chicano Art, and Which Actor Is ‘The Oddest F*cking Guy’

With a new line of cannabis products coming out, Cheech Marin opens up about his career, cannabis, and the most interesting person he's smoked with.

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