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The Shake: 60% of America Likes Legalization (but Hillary Doesn’t), and Broccoli Proves a Poor Smuggling Cover

Hillary Clinton doubles down in opposition to federal legalization, Missouri wrinkles its nose at concentrates, and Georgia falls (just barely) short.

Which Illegal States Are the Most Cannabis Curious?

We identify the states that have limited medical marijuana laws or are completely illegal, yet check the Leafly website because they're "cannabis curious."

Watch This: A Texas Veteran’s Mic Drop Moment to a Senator Regarding Legalization

Texas legislators passed a CBD law, but they seem to have forgotten its exceptionally narrow scope...at least until this veteran pushing for access reminded them of the law's limitations.

The State of the Leaf: Pennsylvania Takes a Step Closer to Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Pennsylvania could pass its long-debated medical cannabis bill any minute now. Meanwhile, Louisiana and North Dakota are looking to legalize, plus more cannabis legislation updates.

The Leafly Guide to South by Southwest

From March 11–20, 2016, South by Southwest hits Austin for the 30th year. Here's our guide to the best shows, food, parties, premieres, and free activities the festival has to offer.

SXSW: Welcome to Austin, 1999’s Version of Pot Paradise. Here’s How to Get By in 2017.

Welcome to Austin. Allow me to offer a word of warning and a reality check.

At the First Cannabis Convention in Texas, the Police Were Quiet and the Women Kicked Ass

Texas hosts its first cannabis convention. In a state with draconian cannabis laws, the canna con gave hope to advocates; change may be on the way.

The Shake: Ohio’s Second-Try Initiative Drops Tuesday, Texas Likes MMJ Despite Media Scare Story

Ohio's recreational initiative drops out in favor of medical legalization and Texans support medical cannabis despite media fear tactics.

The Shake: Colorado Preps for Super Tuesday, Canada Turns Back Charlo Greene, Face-Blotting Rolling Papers

A daily roundup of cannabis news you need to know. Today's discovery: It’s a facial blotter, it’s a rolling paper… it’s both!

Chile Unveils the Largest Cannabis Farm in Latin America: The Leafly Roundup

Chile just opened the largest cannabis farm in Latin America. That and more in this week's cannabis legalization roundup.

Weekend Weirdness: Cannabis Disguised as Carrots Has Agents Saying “What’s Up, Doc?”

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents confirmed that they intercepted 2,493 pounds of cannabis coming into the United States from Mexico disguised as hilariously fat carrots.

When Police Work the Drug War’s Dark Side

Here are six examples of law enforcement officers getting caught on the wrong end of drug busts.

Year in Review: 2015’s Biggest Moments in Cannabis

It’s been a year of notable progress for cannabis. Here's a roundup of some of the biggest victories we saw in 2015.

Did False Concentrate Reports Lead to Harsher Penalties in Michigan? The Leafly Roundup

A frustrating situation for one medical patient in Michigan may set a new precedent for how law enforcement treats marijuana concentrates.

Oregon Cleans Up in Recreational Cannabis Sales: The Leafly Legalization Roundup

Oregon broke some big records with Recreational Day 1. It's been a groundbreaking week for cannabis – catch up on the latest happenings from across the globe.