CelebStoner Seth Rogen and his filmmaking partner Evan Goldberg have inked a deal with Canopy Growth to launch a brand of pot products, Houseplant, in Canada. Rogen gushed about marijuana on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
New Jersey's best-known legalization advocate Whoopi Goldberg is calling on the legislature to pass a bill that would tax and regulate cannabis. A vote is expected on March 25.
The music, movie and interactive fest known as South by Southwest has taken a distinct turn towards cannabis programming with a wide array of pot panels and crafty keynotes.
Another network has refused a cannabis ad, this time ABC, who rejected Lowell Herb Co.'s 90-second spot featuring actress Bella Thorne smoking a spliff.
Comedian Chelsea Handler is a fan of marijuana, so much so that she has a line of pot products coming out soon. "This is gonna be the thing that probably cures some big disease," she says.