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New York State Health Officials Conclude ‘Legalize It’

The New York State Health Department's 2018 Marijuana Legalization Assessment Report will go down in history.

What Are You Smoking? Episode 43: Cannabis at the Ballot Box

This Independence Day, we’re celebrating the red, white, blue, and green with a look at the status of legal cannabis across the US courtesy of guests Ben Adlin and Bruce Barcott.

Mango Haze, World Cup, and Independence Day — This Is #MondayMotivation

Look out for World Cup, Marvel's new "Ant-Man" film, July 4 fireworks, and much more in Leafly's Monday radar report.

One Year On, It’s Easy to Find Cannabis in Nevada—Maybe Too Easy

Nevada marijuana legalization crosses the one-year mark with a bevy of consumer options both legal and less above board.

Senate Passes Farm Bill That Legalizes Hemp

The Senate Farm Bill passed Thursday includes a provision from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., legalizing the production of industrial hemp.

Court to Arizona Medical Extract Users: Watch Your Back!

Arizona's 2010 medical marijuana law does not include extracts of marijuana — dubbed "hashish", the appellate court ruled.

Analysis: Will the NYPD Really Stop Frivolous Marijuana Arrests?

New York will take fewer marijuana smokers to police stations starting Sept. 1. Critics say it's too little too late as the public clamors for bigger cannabis reforms.

Is FDA-Approved Cannabidiol a Blessing or Curse?

As the marijuana molecule cannabidiol nears FDA-approval, parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory.

Bill to End Federal Cannabis War Gathers Steam

Momentum builds for the Gardner-Warren STATES Act, as the governors of 12 states sign on.

President Trump Will ‘Probably’ Back STATES Act to End Federal Prohibition

President Trump came out in support of the STATES Act to end federal marijuana prohibition in states that have legalized cannabis.

FAQ: What the STATES Act Would Do, and Why It’s a Game-Changer

This historic bill could end federal prohibition. Here's everything you need to know.

Trademarks in Cannabis: Where Did All the ‘Star Wars’ Strains Go?

Find out more about cannabis and trademark, and how this murky legal issue impacts strain names.

Small Businesses Grapple With Maze of Conflicting Cannabis Laws

Here are some questions small businesses need to consider when deciding on what drug testing policies to follow.

What Are You Smoking? Episode 30: Cannabis Industry Lawyer Deserae Weitmann

This week, Will is joined by Leafly's legal counsel Deserae Weittman to talk about the evolving legal situation around cannabis, and how it looks from a lawyer's eye view.

Doctor, Storeowner Approve of Indiana’s New CBD Oil Law

Gov. Eric Holcomb recently signed a bill allowing for the widespread use of cannabis-derived oil after nearly a year of legal confusion.

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