Ross Scully
Ross hails from the west coast of Ireland but currently resides in Seattle, where he is a project coordinator for Leafly.
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Muchas Gracias: How Spain Brought Cannabis to the Americas and Influenced Hispanic Culture

To help bring awareness of National Hispanic Heritage Month, we explore Spain's role in bringing cannabis to the Americas and its eventual spread into the United States.

What Does the Future Hold for Cannabis Coffeeshops?

By banning public use, states may be missing an opportunity to promote responsible behavior while hindering cannabis-related tourism.

The Problems Plaguing Cannabis Coffeeshops

The evolution of Dutch coffeeshops has led to the paradox that while cannabis sales are legal, coffeeshops are still supplied via an illegal production system.

How Are ‘Coffeeshops’ Different From ‘Coffee Shops’?

What's the difference between coffeeshops and coffee houses, and how does the Dutch government properly regulate these cannabis-friendly establishments?

The History of Dutch Cannabis Coffeeshops

Explore how Amsterdam's famous cannabis coffeeshops emerged in the Netherlands and the various changes they have undergone over time.

Cannabis Stocks 101: What to Know Before Investing

Learn about the current state of the cannabis industry stock market, how it might change, and some helpful advice for potential investors.

What is ‘Skunk Weed’ and Where Did It Originate?

You might have heard the term “skunk weed,” but what does it mean? Follow an etymological dig into the word “skunk” and how it connects to cannabis.

What’s the Significance of the Lion and Cannabis in Rastafarian Culture?

Learn about the origins of the lion in Rastafarian culture and its connection to the cannabis plant.

Can You Get Away With Mailing Cannabis Through the USPS?

Learn about the relationship between the United States Postal Service and drug shippers, and find out how laws affect those thinking of mailing cannabis.

A Guide to Cannabis Allergies and Symptoms

People with cannabis allergies are becoming more common. Learn more about the condition, the symptoms, and your options if you are allergic to cannabis.

Can Cannabis Users Donate Blood?

If you're a regular cannabis user, you may have wondered whether marijuana consumers can donate blood. We reached out to local blood banks and the American Red Cross for clarification.