Tobias Coughlin-Bogue
Tobias is a writer based out of Seattle. His work has appeared in The Stranger, Broadly, and Real Change News.
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Will Washington State Finally Get Homegrow?

Green-thumbed enthusiasts might not want to get their hopes up just yet.

Leafly Investigation: Is Washington’s Top Cannabis Lab Inflating THC Numbers?

A complaint lodged with state regulators suggests the lab may be exaggerating THC potency—and OKing dirty cannabis—in order to win business.

Exclusive: Seattle Officials Crafting Bill to Legalize Cannabis Delivery in Washington

Still in its early stages, the plan would revive a failed effort to legalize delivery during the state's previous legislative session.

If You’re Pro-Cannabis, Why Would You Not Vote for Prop. 64?

Still on the fence about Prop. 64? Here's why one of Washington's biggest critics says you should vote yes.

The Greenhouse Revolution: How Old-School Structures Are Changing Cannabis Cultivation

Greenhouses aren’t exactly new technology, but they could play a key role in reducing cultivation's financial and environmental costs.

Where Does Donald Trump Stand on Cannabis? It’s Anyone’s Guess

His love for legalization, full blown back in 1990, has been reduced to hemming and hawing in 2016.

Cannabis Use Won’t Prevent You From Getting Insurance, But It Might Cost You

The insurance industry and cannabis community have some reconciling to do.

Washington State Leaker Says Canna-Data Breach ‘Not What I Was Going For’

Who is 420Leaks founder John Novak, how did he end up with a trove of sensitive data, and what’s he planning to do with it?

Where Can I Smoke Legally in a Legal State?

The question is more complicated than you might think.

‘Cheap Pot!’: What’s the Deal with the $6 Gram?

Forget that nonsense you’ve heard about cannabis being so much more expensive in legal states than the black market: Grams for just $6 are increasingly common at state-licensed shops.

To Combat Inconsistency, Washington Testing Labs Turn to Self-Policing

With state regulators taking a less aggressive stance on testing than in other markets, Washington testing labs want to hold each other accountable. Not everyone is convinced.

How Brand Licensing Allows Cannabis Companies to Expand Across State Lines

Some of the country's most successful cannabis brands are looking to expand to other states. Here's how they're doing it.