While five blue states legalized adult use via legislation, red states pushed back against voter initiatives passed in 2020. Pot prisoners were released, events began going live again and Willie Nelson turned 88.
Marijuana Policy Project has a new president and CEO, Toi Hutchinson. She replaces Steve Hawkins, who was executive director since 2018. Hutchinson is the first Black woman to head the organization.
MariMed and their new brand Bubby's Baked whipped up what they believe is the largest weed brownie ever at 850 pounds, but Guinness World Records refuses to credit the massive infused pastry.
Akerna reports $98.2 million in legal cannabis sales took place on Green Wednesday, Nov. 24. Black Friday, Nov. 26, did even better with $99 million in sales.
How would you like to light up at sunset at 4:20? On NOv. 19, residents of Montreal and Montpelier, Vermont will be able to do just that. Vancouver, BC; Seattle, Duluth, MN; Ottawa; and Victoria, BC are next. No messed-up lighters!