Controversial MassCann chair Samson Racioppi resigned from the board during an emergency meeting on July 1. He recently organized an anti-Black Lives Matter rally in Boston. NORML has suspended the chapter until it shows a "clear opposition to bigotry."
One day after celebrating his 92nd birthday, marijuana legalization pioneer Dr. Lester Grinspoon passed away on June 25.
More than 2,800 cases and 68 deaths have been attributed to vape products nationwide - either e-cigs or cartridges filled with cannabis oil. The CDC says the main cause of the 2019 outbreak was the use of vitamin E acetate as an adulterant.
Cypress Hill frontman B-Real turns 50 today. He co-founded the popular hip-hop group in 1991 and now owns several Dr. Greenthumb's dispensaries in California.
One of America's most beloved entertainers, Willie Nelson, turns 87 today. He's been writing songs and performing for eight decades and is renowned for his unbridled marijuana advocacy.
Spannabis, Hash Bash, CWCBE, 420 Vancouver, Mile High 420 Festival, NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally and ICBCs Barcelona and Berlin are among the cannabis events that have been either canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
A letter signed by eight drug-law reform organizations asks law enforcement to suspend marijuana arrests and release those currently imprisoned on pot charges during the COVID-19 crisis.
The lawyer sitting next to indicted Rudolph Giuliani associate Lev Parnas in the recent TV interviews exposing Parnas' role in the Ukraine scandal is none other than New York cannabis attorney Joseph A. Bondy.
On December 12, Steve DeAngelo (along with Wanda James) will be inducted into the MJBizDaily Awards Hall of Fame in Las Vegas. More than just a businessman and co-founder of Harborside Health Center, he's been on the frontlines as a cannabis activist since 1974.
This is peak Blues Traveler, a deep track buried in the annals of artists stepping up to do good things.