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State of the Leaf: Alaska’s First Legal Cannabis Harvest Just Began. It’s Already Stalled.

While campaigns in the U.S. gear up for elections, an Israeli company is developing a cannabis testing system that doesn't destroy samples.

Illinois Gov. Rauner Ignores MMJ Pleas, So Local Judge Takes Charge

When Gov. Rauner refused to add any new qualifying conditions, Cook County Judge Neil Cohen stepped in and ordered the changes.

State of the Leaf: Will Anti-Cannabis Chris Christie OK Medical Marijuana for PTSD?

Illinois expands qualifying conditions and hits new sales record, New Mexico still fumbling with patient delays, and and a Japanese MMJ advocate dies while awaiting trial.

Illinois Medical Marijuana Sales Climb as Program Grows

Officials posted new forms for doctors and patients in the state's medical marijuana program and announced Wednesday that July retail sales reached a new high.

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?

State of the Leaf: Illinois Gets New Qualifying Condition, and the Battle for California Begins

A conservative Delaware state senator calls for full legalization, Montana dispensaries dealt a major setback, and former FARC guerrillas get behind Colombia's first legal grow.

Judge Orders Illinois to Add PTSD to Medical Marijuana List

It's the first decision among eight lawsuits filed by patients disappointed with across-the-board rejections by Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration of recommendations from a medical cannabis advisory board.

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.

State of the Leaf: Illinois Extends MMJ Through 2020, Maine Battle Catches Fire

Maine's fight for legalization heats up!

The Shake: Ohio’s MMJ Campaign Shuts Down

Racial disparities persist in California, the fallout in Toronto continues after last week's raids, and can cannabis actually damage your DNA?

The Shake: Next President Urged to Give Cannabis a Fair Shake

Seniors are cannabis curious, California authorities warn of toxic contamination, and legalization's growing pains aren't what Denver officials expected.

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: Germany Could Legalize Medical Marijuana and Iceland Loves Its Cannabis

Germany is looking at a medical push, Iceland has some of the highest cannabis consumption rates in the world, and Scottish leaders are reconsidering medical marijuana.

The Shake: Turns Out Baby Boomers Love Cannabis. Vermont, Not So Much.

Oregon issues the first adult-use licenses, Colorado sees yet another recall, and a new study says legalization doesn't make cannabis any easier for teens to obtain.

Comedian Chris D’Elia Explains Why a Stoned Audience Is Better for Standup

We caught up with comedian and actor Chris D'Elia to talk standup, music, and the perfect manscaping hair care regimen.