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Contaminated Cannabis Still Hitting the Shelves in Oregon, Report Finds

For the first few states that legalized adult-use cannabis, the early years have included a lot of learning on the fly in the early days of the industry.

California Lawmakers to Consider Cannabis Rules Thursday

California would set standards for organic marijuana, allow samples at county fairs and permit home deliveries under legislation set to be considered Thursday.

Oregon Issues First Cannabis Recall Over Pesticides

State regulators have said that people who bought the affected Blue Magoo should return it to the retailer or throw it out.

Leafly Investigation: California Has a Dirty Cannabis Problem

Pesticides, molds, and other pathogens are turning up in medical cannabis across California. Rules are coming, but until then it's "buyer beware."

California’s Cannabis Testing Regulations Fall Short

California recently legalized cannabis for adult use, but should they be examining their testing regulations more closely before moving forward?

9 Lessons We Learned at the 2016 Emerald Cup

Held in the California's mythical Emerald Triangle, the event brought together some of the most innovative minds in West Coast cannabis.

How California Lab Testing Could Change the Way We Talk About Cannabis

With more questions come more answers, and with more answers comes a better understanding of the plant.

Two Dutch Coffeeshops Now Offering Lab Results to Customers

Dutch cannabis sales are moving into the 21st century despite the industry’s legal status being stuck in a bygone era. Buds of dubious provenance may soon become relics of the past.

Washington State Officials Vow to Step Up Pesticide Testing

More than two years after Washington state launched legal marijuana sales, it's planning to test cannabis for banned pesticides more regularly.

The Bayer-Monsanto Deal Won’t Eat the Cannabis Industry…Yet

For the first few states that legalized adult-use cannabis, the early years have included a lot of learning on the fly in the early days…

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.

Oregon Halts Sale of 14 Grow Products Due to Unlabeled Pesticides

Regulators in both Oregon and Washington warn that any use of banned products could result in cannabis failing state-mandated lab tests.

The Shake: America’s Most Famous Dispensary Wins Fight Against Feds

Harborside scores a victory, Colorado's governor has come around on cannabis, and here's what do do if your pet accidentally eats an edible.

The Shake: Cannabis Comes to Koala Country, Seattle Times Rolls Eyes at Regulators

The Mexican Catholic church supports medical use, French politicians are arguing over decriminalization, and a 10-year-old girl moved from Texas to California for medical cannabis.

Washington State Issues Emergency Rules for Cannabis Testing

Facing questions over inconsistency in cannabis testing and fears that some labs have let contaminated cannabis to slip through the cracks, regulators announced emergency rules aimed at raising testing standards.

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