One of just three remaining patients who received federally grown marijuana, George McMahon passed away in Iowa on November 30. He was 69.
Michael Bloomberg's stop-and-frisk apology doesn't pass the smell test. Will he throw a bone to the more than 400,000 New Yorkers who were arrested for marijuana during his mayoralty too?
At a town hall in Las Vegas on November 16, Democrat presidential candidate and former vice president Joe Biden invoked the gateway theory when asked about legalizing recreational marijuana.
It was an off year for voting, but there were still some races with national importance decided on November 5, including the statehouse in Kentucky, decrim in a number of Ohio cities and adult-use stores in Michigan.
For the second time this year, the Professional Golfers' Association has suspended one of its players for medical-marijuana use. The latest is two-time PGA Tour winner Matt Every.
On September 25, PA Gov. Tom Wolf and Lt. Gov. John Fetterman called for the legalization of recreational cannabis. A bill sponsored by two State Senators would do just that.
There are now 11 states that have legalized marijuana recreationally (Alaska, California, Colorado, Illinois, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont and Washington), 15 more with decriminalization laws and 47 with medical-marijuana laws.
In 2017, four-time Super Bowl winning quarterback and NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana joined the Green Rush with an investment in the media outlet, Herb.co. Now, he's pitched in on a $75 million investment with the San Jose firm, Caliva.
Produced by Michael Zaytsev and High NY, the NYC Cannabis Film Festival consisted of 15 shorts and two features, along with plenty of pizza and medicated popcorn.
Legislation allowing the use of low-THC, CBD-rich marijuana oil primarily for children suffering from seizure disorders has been approved in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.