Lisa Rough
Lisa is a former associate editor at Leafly, where she specialized in legislative cannabis policy and industry topics.
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She’s Got a Golden Ticket: Meet One of the Five Licensed Cannabis Producers for New York

Leafly chats with Hillary Peckham, COO and Founder of Etain, the only women-owned family-run medical cannabis company in New York.

Mary Jane’s Last Dance: A Tribute to Tom Petty

The ineffable Tom Petty left us with a legacy of incredible music and had no problem telling the world that he was "a reefer guy."

12 Minority-Owned Cannabis Businesses That Are Shaping the Industry

This is far from a complete list, but here are some great cannabis companies that are owned and operated by minority business owners.

Remembering Hugh Hefner’s Passionate Support for Cannabis Legalization

Hugh Hefner left an indelible impression on the US with his financial and vocal support for cannabis legalization.

Philippines Health Committee Passes Medical Cannabis Bill

The Filipino House Committee on Health voted to move forward on a bill to legalize cannabis for medicinal use in the Philippines.

Watch This: Kirsten Dunst Accidentally Smoked a Blunt on the Set of Her New Movie

Kirsten Dunst got candid with Jimmy Kimmel about a prop switcheroo involving blunts and some very strong Humboldt county cannabis.

Dr. Oz Defends Medical Cannabis on ‘Fox & Friends’

Dr. Oz stopped by 'Fox & Friends' to give the hosts a little lesson on how cannabis can be used to combat the opioid crisis.

Dispensary Appreciation Days: How to Give Back to Your Customers

What's the best way to encourage repeat business and increase customer loyalty? These examples of Customer Appreciation Days are a great way to give back to your cannabis community.

TechCrunch Asks Cannabis Breathalyzer CEO ‘Why Are You Such a Narc?’

During the TechCrunch Disrupt event, Josh Constine asked the CEO of Hound Labs, a startup in the process of creating the first reliable cannabis breathalyzer, "Why are you such a narc?"

Community Reeling After Washington Budtender Found Deceased

The budtender abducted from an Eastern Washington dispensary has been found deceased after a days-long search.

The Cole Memo: What Is It and What Does It Mean?

The Cole Memo is often mentioned in cannabis politics, but what impact does it have and how can it protect legal cannabis?

Washington Budtender Abducted, Still Missing

A Washington state budtender remains missing after he was abducted outside the Cheney dispensary where he works.

Nevada Legalization Is Changing the Las Vegas Scene. Could Consumption Lounges Be Next?

Las Vegas has become a new tourist mecca for the cannabis-curious, but visitors don't have a public place to enjoy their legal purchases. Are consumption lounges inevitable?

Can Medical Marijuana Patients Legally Own Guns?

Is it legal to own a firearm as a legally registered medical marijuana patient? The simple answer is no, but how strictly is this law enforced?

State-by-State Guide to Cannabis DUI Laws

Stay informed by brushing up on your state's cannabis and DUI laws so you're familiar with the penalties you could face if you're busted behind the wheel.

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