Lisa Rough
Lisa is an associate editor at Leafly, specializing in legislative cannabis policy and industry topics.
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A Guide to Canada’s Medical Marijuana Program

Do you knows the ins and outs of Canada's Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations? Stay informed with our MMJ guide.

Can You Legally Transport Cannabis Across State Lines?

We all know that transporting cannabis across state lines is a federal offense, but what are the real risks, especially if you're traveling between two legal states?

Cannabis Tax Rates: A State-By-State Guide

This guide walks you through each legal state's cannabis sales, excise, and wholesale taxes on both medical and adult-use cannabis.

Should Alcohol and Cannabis Have Separate DUI Laws?

An former police officer-turned attorney weighs in on why cannabis DUI laws can be problematic when considered in the same light as alcohol DUI laws.

Mexico Legalizes Medical Marijuana

After overwhelming support, President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree legalizing the medicinal and therapeutic use of cannabis.

Air Fresheners as Probable Cause? A New Jersey Lawyer Talks Garden State Cannabis Arrests

When it comes to cannabis in New Jersey, any amount could land you in jail for 6 months with a major fine - even half a joint or shake.

6 Lessons Learned Transitioning From a Medical to Adult Use Market

With each new state on the road to legalization, take these lessons from the past as a guide towards a successful cannabis career.

How to Successfully (and Legally) Advertise Your Cannabis Business in Nevada

If you want to make a splash in Nevada's new cannabis scene, keep these tips in mind to remain compliant with the state's advertising regulations.

Can You Get a Cannabis Business License if You’re a Convicted Felon?

What happens if you're trying to enter the cannabis industry and you or your partner has a past conviction?

‘Wonder Woman’: Is It Worth the High?

We watched 'Wonder Woman' to determine if it's worth your time (and cannabis) to check out the superhero film.

Fidget Spinners: Are They Worth the High?

Fidget spinners are all the rage these days, so we put them to the test. Are they worth playing with while high, or are your fingers put to better use holding a joint?

Melissa Etheridge: ‘Anybody Who Smokes Cannabis Is Using it Medicinally’

After building a successful career as a musician, Melissa Etheridge fought a very public battle with cancer and came out the other side a cannabis convert.

From Cocaine to Tranqs to Cannabis: Stevie Nicks’ Journey to the Dark Side and Back

Stevie Nicks spent decades in the spotlight fighting drug addiction, but these days, she only touches a little bit of cannabis to boost her creativity.

How Cannabis Influenced Bob Dylan’s Musical Career

Bob Dylan is one of the most prolific and ubiquitous artists in the folk music scene. Did you know cannabis inspired much of his music and career?

That Time Joe Cocker Got Kicked Out of Australia for Cannabis

The famous gravelly-voiced singer once rocked the land Down Under, earning himself a cannabis arrest and deportation.

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