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State of the Leaf: Election Wins Push Texas Toward Reform

Lawmakers in the Lone Star State have introduced six cannabis reform bills, California patients get a tax holiday, and Denver readies for onsite consumption.

Washington DC Could Expand MMJ Program in Tuesday Vote

The District's patients may finally be able to shop at more than one dispensary.

NCIA Mid-Atlantic Quarterly Caucus

U.S. News Updates Arizona After a long fight to bring adult-use cannabis to Arizona, the campaign behind Proposition 205 acknowledged defeat. When all was said and done,…

The King of the Cannabis Conversation Abdicates the Throne

Allen St. Pierre leaves NORML, and the nation’s go-to cannabis communicator gets gone.

State of the Leaf: Congress Could Open Doors to MMJ Research

Cannabis research in the U.S. could be getting easier, Arkansas and Massachusetts make strides toward legalization, and a New Mexico official is in hot water over delays to medical patients.

Scammer or Entrepreneur? Washington D.C.’s Kushgod Defends His Brand

Nyck Paul, a.k.a. Kushgod, may be a bold activist or merely a brazen scofflaw, but one thing is clear: He’s already established a valuable brand.

‘Worry About Bad Marijuana—Not Big Marijuana,’ Says DC Think Tank

“Regulating this new marketplace will not be easy," the report's authors write. "But regulating against a bogeyman will make that job even harder.”

Public Cannabis Consumption Laws: A State-By-State Guide

Learn the public cannabis consumption laws and penalties for your state with our useful guide outlining the regulations for legal markets.

The Shake: Next President Urged to Give Cannabis a Fair Shake

Seniors are cannabis curious, California authorities warn of toxic contamination, and legalization's growing pains aren't what Denver officials expected.

NCIA Lobby Days

U.S. News Updates Arizona After a long fight to bring adult-use cannabis to Arizona, the campaign behind Proposition 205 acknowledged defeat. When all was said and done,…

Dispensary Showcase: Takoma Wellness Center in Washington DC

What's a rabbi doing running a medical marijuana dispensary? We sat down with Rabbi Jeffery Kahn, the owner of Takoma Wellness Center in Washington, D.C., to find out.

Jane’s Domain: A Visit to the Future of Drug Policy Reform  

I spent a couple days at the Students for Sensible Drug Policy annual conference in Washington, D.C. If you want to know the future of drug policy reform, there is no better place to go.

White House Officials Offer “Nods & Smiles” in Meeting with D.C. Legalization Advocates

DCMJ's Adam Eidinger catches up with Leafly after a historic meeting with the White House.

The Shake: Denver Has Growhouse Brokers, and Miami Cops Bust Man with Majestic Half-Beard

Legalization advocates are at the White House today, a Utah study shows further potential for cannabis epilepsy treatment, and seriously, this guy's beard.

White House to Meet Today with D.C. Legalization Advocates

A pair of activists will argue during the meeting on Monday that the Obama administration should remove cannabis from a list of dangerous substances that includes heroin and cocaine.