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Former Head of Alaska Marijuana Board Booted by Governor

The former chairman of the board tasked with regulating Alaska's nascent cannabis industry has been removed by Gov. Bill Walker. It's not clear why.

State of the Leaf: Is Ohio’s MMJ Law Unconstitutional?

Florida opens its first (limited) dispensary, Germany and Italy consider MMJ expansion, and a Maryland lawmaker denies a cannabis conflict of interest.

The Hemp & Cannabis Fair – Anchorage

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The former chairman of the board tasked with regulating Alaska's nascent marijuana industry has been removed by Gov. Bill Walker. Bruce…

How Cannabis Investors Can Confirm a Business License

Learn about the first alleged fraud involving a cannabis business license, and find steps cannabis investors can take to reduce some of this risk.

State of the Leaf: Hawaii Misses Dispensary Launch, and Washington MMJ Shift Sparks Alarm

Illinois expands its MMJ program, New York patients' slim options get even slimmer, and how exactly will Alaska get cannabis to consumers?

The Hemp & Cannabis Fair – Fairbanks

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The former chairman of the board tasked with regulating Alaska's nascent marijuana industry has been removed by Gov. Bill Walker. Bruce…

Alaska Cannabis Regulators Award First Licenses

Alaska regulators were applauded Thursday as they approved the first licenses for legal marijuana growing and testing facilities — another milestone for the fledgling industry.

Where Can I Smoke Legally in a Legal State?

If you want to find a legal place to smoke some of your newly-purchased cannabis, the situation can shift from amazing to confusing in a hurry.

Public Cannabis Consumption Laws: A State-By-State Guide

Learn the public cannabis consumption laws and penalties for your state with our useful guide outlining the regulations for legal markets.

The Shake: This is What 48 Hours on Edibles Feels Like

Edibles are legal in Oregon tomorrow, Ohio's medical cannabis bill is twiddling its thumbs, and yes, it's possible to lose money in the cannabis biz.

Home Cannabis Cultivation & Possession Laws: A State-by-State Guide

We put together a helpful guide outlining the home cultivation status for states that have legalized some form of cannabis.

State of the Leaf: Alaska OKs Cannabis Clubs, and Vancouver Licenses its First Dispensary

It's crunch time in Michigan, a Tennessee politician could face charges for cultivation, and Macedonia will offer cannabis in pharmacies.

The Shake: Alaska’s VIP Bags Raise Hackles, Reefer Madness Meets Fargo, and the Clash of the Cannabis Titans

California and Canada both want to be America's cannabis capital, Maine mulls impaired driving, and West Virginia sows seeds of change.

NW Cannabis Classic – Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The former chairman of the board tasked with regulating Alaska's nascent marijuana industry has been removed by Gov. Bill Walker. Bruce…

State of the Leaf: Support Up in Florida and Pennsylvania, Moderate in Massachusetts

On the international front, the Global Cannabis Campaign saw traction in Colombia and South Africa, while Canada’s cracking down and Australia introduced medical legislation.