There are now 19 states that have legalized adult-use/recreational cannabis, 12 more with decriminalization laws and 47 with some form of medical-marijuana access.
One of America's most beloved entertainers, Willie Nelson, turns 88 today. He's been writing songs and performing for eight decades and is renowned for his unbridled marijuana advocacy.
From Tommy Chong's to Marley Natural to Willie's Reserve to Etheridge Botanicals, here's our guide to the most popular, successful and currently available celebrity canna-brands.
Here are 10 things you might not know about stoner funnyman Tommy Chong on his 83rd birthday.
"I'm a recreational pot smoker," three-time Oscar winner Frances McDormand told me 19 years ago. "It's a human rights issue, a censorship issue and a choice issue."
Twenty-seven years ago, Kurt Cobain allegedly committed suicide. Over the years, reporters and film directors have offered theories that dispute the Seattle PD's official ruling. Now, the FBI has released letters from some of the doubters.
After a complete wipeout in 2020 due to Covid-19, cannabis-industry conferences and festivals are coming back in 2021. Check out our 2021 event guide.
DMX, Lloyd Price, Phil Spector, Mary Wilson, Bunny Wailer, B.J. Thomas, Biz Markie, Shock G, Chick Corea and U-Roy are among the music-industry people who've passed away in 2021.
Jane Fonda is now brand ambassador for Uncle Bud's Hemp and CBD. "I was never majorly into pot," the actress says. "However, I’m really interested in having the U.S. bring back hemp as a major part of its materials economy."
For the second year in a row, an American flag made from hemp fiber was hoisted above the State Capitol to celebrate Colorado's Hemp History Week. When he was Congressman, Gov. Jared Polis did the same at the U.S. Capitol.