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Health Canada Wants Cannabis Packaging to Warn Users, Repel Children

The proposed regulations stipulate that each package label must be a single, uniform colour and include a cannabis symbol, mandatory health warnings, and information about the THC and CBD content.

California Pulls Drugged-Driving Ad Critics Said Promoted Cannabis

The ad will be replaced with a different one produced last year that warns that cannabis, unlike cigarettes, can result in charges for driving under the influence.

Dear Prime Minister: ‘Tis the Season to Discuss Cannabis Advertising

Canada’s Federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation has released their naughty-or-nice list of cannabis advertising rules. Let’s review!

Panel Bans Cannabis Possession, Ads at Las Vegas Airport

If federal Transportation Security Administration screeners find cannabis at security stations, they can alert Las Vegas police, officials said. Violators could face a misdemeanor charge or civil fines.

California Won’t Ban Cannabis Ads, for Now

California lawmakers have backed away from a plan to impose significant restrictions on cannabis advertising, agreeing to kill a bill that would have banned ads on clothing and other merchandise.

First Cannabis Ad Runs on CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC

The Hoban Law Group scores an industry first with a national ad running on the top cable channels.

Officials Grapple With Limiting Cannabis Ads at Las Vegas Airport

Clark County commissioners on Tuesday discussed a proposed ordinance that would ban cannabis ads at the airport. But its language raised some concerns.

A Brief Guide to Massachusetts’ New Cannabis Law

Gov. Charlie Baker signed a sweeping cannabis bill into law, marking a milestone in a battle that began when voters approved adult-use legalization in November.

‘Cool Hispanics’ Billboard Continues Tradition of Horrible Anti-Drug Ads

Is that 'Hispanics Are Cool' ad the worst teen cannabis prevention campaign ever? You decide: Here are some classic awful ads (and a few that got it right).

Online Portals Guide Australian Doctors Through Medical Cannabis Maze

Doctors in Australia aren’t big prescribers of medical cannabis—not yet, at least. Online portals hope to help streamline process, speeding patient access.

Washington State Cannabis Advertising Rules Take a Hit

WSLCB just released new rules on advertising for cannabis businesses and they could have a significant impact on Washington state cannabis companies and dispensaries.

California Bill Would Ban Cannabis-Branded Hats, T-Shirts, Other Merchandise

Senate Bill 162 would ban advertising through "clothing, hats, or other merchandise with the name or logo of the product.”

How Rachael Leigh Cook’s Famous Frying Pan Ad Got Rebooted

Recipe for a viral video: eggs, a frying pan, and a new lesson about racist drug policies.

Canadian Critics Say Legalization Act Is Good, But Not Perfect

Most advocates and health experts are pleased. But the cannabis act isn't without its warts.

No Risk Please, We’re Canadian: New Ad Rules May Be a Challenge

Rules aimed at reducing teen use will make it tough to produce any cannabis ads at all.

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