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State of the Leaf: D.C. Preps for Pre-420 Smokeout, and Hawaii Wants More DUI Data

A clash between Georgia lawmakers sheds light on medical marijuana in the South, Hawaii debates cannabis DUIs, Virginia could get a chance at cannabis oil production, and both Rhode Island and Jamaica are trying to find a way to profit from cultivation. Oh, and people are smoking on the White House lawn this Friday.

The Shake: Larry Flynt Embraces the Industry and Canna-Manicures Are Now a Thing

Legal cannabis could rake in big money for Massachusetts, industry advocates back a Colorado candidate, and an illegal grow ruins an Easter egg hunt.

The Shake: Hillary the ‘Drug Warrior,’ a Utah Senator’s Escape Plan, and a Football Coach Fired for Growing the Wrong Crop

In today's Shake: Further evidence MMJ is no joke, a new study on cannabis and pregnancy, and a deity — and his many followers — with a taste for cannabis.

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

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

The State of the Leaf: Maine Falls Short and Washington Sets Hemp Free

In the latest State of the Leaf, Maine’s legalization bid failed to make the ballot, Washington welcomes industrial hemp, and Michigan and Rhode Island try to legalize.

Tunisia’s Ban on Rapping About Cannabis Could Soon Change: The Leafly Legalization Roundup

Legalization measures are taking one step forward in Connecticut, one step back in New Mexico. And Australia is hoping to become a global cannabis leader.

The Shake: Bernie, CannaCups, and D.C.’s Homegrow Boom

Will cannabis become an issue in Democratic primaries? Will Minnesota fix its choked medical program? Will "CannaCups" be a thing?

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.

Which U.S. States Accept Out-of-State Medical Marijuana Authorizations?

Some medical marijuana-legal states accept out-of-state authorizations. The number is small right now, but we'll continue to update this list as more states follow suit.

Edibles in Schools? The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Roundup

One U.S. state is working to allow cannabis edibles in schools for registered patients. That and more in this week's cannabis legalization roundup!

Alabama Introduces the Medical Marijuana Patient Safe Access Act: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Update

From the Heart of Dixie to the Lone Star State, from sea to shining sea, the tide is turning towards marijuana legalization. Here’s the latest in cannabis legalization news:

D.C. and Alaska Officially Legalize: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Update

The last two weeks brought us legislative updates full of monumental moments for cannabis, including Alaska and Washington, D.C. officially legalizing recreational cannabis.

Which State Buys the Most Cannabis in America?

According to The Economist, one state leads the United States in cannabis sales despite the fact that it still hasn't yet legalized recreational cannabis.

Cannabis Consumption Increases in the U.S., with One Surprising State Taking the #1 Spot

A new National Survey on Drug Use and Health offered a surprising #1 consumer of cannabis in the United States. Guess which state topped the list?

Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana by State

Here's a list of which states authorize medical marijuana for valid, qualified patients. Each entry includes a link to the state's qualifying conditions.