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Comedian Ron Funches Talks Cannabis and Video Games

Funches will be cracking wise on April 20 at the Leafly Comedy Tour show at the Vic Theatre. RSVP right this minute.

Plan the Best 4/20 Ever This Year With Leafly’s Events Calendar

Not sure what your 4/20 plans are this year? We can help with that! Check out Leafly's new Events Calendar to find a 4/20 celebration near you.

Leafly’s State-by-State Guide to Cannabis Testing Regulations

Leafly's comprehensive state-by-state guide to medical marijuana testing regulations

The Shake: Scientists Study the Munchies, New York Fears Vermont, and Portland Bans the Cannabis Drive-Thru

Today in The Shake: Growing cannabis in contaminated soil, Seattle's delivery future, and Jackie Chan's harsh stance on drugs.

The Shake: Cool Companies, Woody Wants In

Today's cannabis news worth knowing: Illinois employers pledge to support medical marijuana, Woody Harrelson wants a Hawaii dispensary, and more.

Emerging Markets Update: New York Might Double Dispensaries

A look at what’s happening this week in states breaking into the medical and recreational cannabis scenes.

Treating MMJ Patients in Illinois: One Doctor’s Perspective

To gain a better understanding of Illinois' new medical pilot program, Leafly spoke with Chicago doctor Rahul Khare of Innovative Express Care.

Emerging Markets Update: Illinois Eyes Expanding Qualifying Conditions

Illinois is eyeing expansions to its list of qualifying conditions. New York officials just rejected a similar effort. Here's the latest from fledgling markets.

Which States Are Eyeing Cannabis Decriminalization in 2016? The Leafly Roundup

Legislators in Georgia, Illinois, Wyoming, and Virginia are all seeking to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis, with some making a second or third attempt.

More Cannabis Banking Woes, Plus Italy Debuts Hemp-Flavored Ice Cream: The Leafly Roundup

Legal cannabis businesses continue face banking challenges, and Italy whips up an icy new cannabis-inspired treat.

New Market Update: 6 States Looking to Implement Their Cannabis Programs

Check out the latest on these six markets that are hoping to debut their legal cannabis programs (both medical and recreational) soon.

Edibles Evolved: How an Award-Winning Pastry Chef is Transforming Cannabis-Infused Treats

We're witnessing the slow but steady evolution of cannabis-infused edibles, and now an award-winning chef is debuting her own line of food to the Illinois medical marijuana market.

Chile Removes Cannabis from Its Schedule of Hard Drugs: The Leafly Legalization Roundup

There's plenty to be thankful for as the end of the year grows near, but 2016 will need more support for cannabis reform than ever before. Stay up-to-date on the latest!

Virginia’s Cannabis Arrest Rates Skyrocket: The Leafly Legalization Roundup

A California city is facing dispensary and delivery shutdowns, Colorado's in hot water over pesticide use, and a report from Virginia shows surprising cannabis arrest rates.

Will New York Allow Early Patient Access to Medical Marijuana? The Leafly Roundup

Several major marijuana proposals didn’t quite make the cut in this year’s general election, but that’s no reason to stop now. Where will the next domino fall to end cannabis prohibition?