Arrested in 2006 for driving under the influence of heroin and Oxycontin, Phish frontman Trey Anastasio has been sober for 14 years. Now, he's giving back to others suffering from opioid abuse.
Exclusive: Melissa Etheridge on Her California Cannabis Company, 'It's Hard, But We're Hanging in There'
While some think celebrities have a leg up on other cannabis brands, singer Melissa Etheridge, who launched Etheridge Botanicals in 2020, says it's not so easy. "We don't sell anymore than anyone else," she tells CelebStoner. "We're still in the dark."
It's not often athletes still playing are open about cannabis, but three - the NFL's Julio Jones, MLB's Keone Kela and the NBA's John Wall - have joined more than 150 rappers (including Drake), athletes and advocates in calling for the release of all federal pot prisoners.
The original Jack Herer strain initially launched in the U.S. in California. Now it's in Colorado with a number of shops selling six-packs of prerolls based on Sensi Seeds genetics.
Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow and other celeb investors think beverages like Cann are the next big thing. Actress Rosario Dawson has joined the company's board.