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Cannabis Legalization in Vermont is Dead

Tuesday's 121-to-28 vote appears to kill any chance this year that Vermont will become the first state to legislate legalization.

The Shake: Turns Out Baby Boomers Love Cannabis. Vermont, Not So Much.

Oregon issues the first adult-use licenses, Colorado sees yet another recall, and a new study says legalization doesn't make cannabis any easier for teens to obtain.

The Shake: Richard Nixon Gets His Own Strain, and Is Cannabis a Gateway Drug?

A Georgia city could decriminalize, the magic number in Denver is 421, and are monthly subscriptions "the future of cannabis"?

Can Cannabis Help Treat Painkiller and Heroin Addiction?

The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates.

The Shake: 4/20 Edition

We can’t even begin to encompass all the news that’s breaking on this, the biggest and grandest and most blow-up-iest 4/20 in the history of time and the universe.

The State of the Leaf: Pennsylvania to Become Next Medical Cannabis State

Nevada and Rhode Island are making progress, but Vermont’s efforts to legalize have stalled. Ohio legislators made a bold new medical proposal, and Pennsylvania is so close they can almost smell it.

The Shake: California Could Test Drivers for Cannabis, and Has Vermont Legalization Hit a Wall?

Vermont's thoughtful push to legalize might've just hit a wall, a Washington testing lab is under fire, and a savvy lawyer says California cannabusinesses are missing the boat.

State of the Leaf: Costa Rica Gets Closer to Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Costa Rica gets closer to legalizing medical marijuana, Alaska's retail program hits a snag, New Hampshire tries once again to decriminalize, and more in the State of the Leaf.

Vermont Cannabis Hearing Draws Supporters, Opponents

Vermont lawmakers heard differing views Thursday on a bill to legalize marijuana, although a majority of those who testified before legislative committees said they support the measure.

The Shake: Michigan Cops Want Your Stuff, and Mail Carriers Aren’t (Supposed to Be) Narcs

Vermont's adult-use legalization measure marches slowly and steadily through the House, Colorado Springs cannabis clubs fight for survival, and Vogue gets hip to edibles.

The Shake: Cannabaristas, Helping the Homeless, and CBD Oil Massages

All eyes are on U.S. cannabis policy in advance of a special United Nations summit, Israeli companies are drawing American investments, and a man is rewarded for being punched repeatedly in the face.

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.

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: 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!