Category : Leafly

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

What Are You Smoking Episode 82: Dispensary Myths Debunked

What Are You Smoking? is hosted by a rotating cast of Leafly’s cannabis experts—Will Hyde, Bailey Rahn, Emily Resling, and Dante Jordan. Tune in every Wednesday to hear activists, entrepreneurs, farmers, processors, and figures from from all corne...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

NJ Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis, Expungement Bills

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers advanced legislation Monday expanding the state’s medical marijuana program and making it easier for certain convicts to clear their records. Democrat-led Assembly and Senate committees advanced the measure...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

5 Powerful Stories Helping to Debunk Dispensary Myths

Leafly’s special report Debunking Dispensary Myths arrives just in time to inform civic debate for and against local cannabis retail licensing. As the public discussion moves beyond superstition and into the realm of established facts, it’s importa...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

The Roll-Up #88: Busting Dispensary Myths All Day Long

The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast Episode 88: Busting Dispensary Myths This week in cannabis news: Bruce reveals what happe...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Biden Pledges Tepid Support for Cannabis Half-Measure

Former Vice President Joe Biden, one of the few presidential candidates to oppose cannabis legalization, took a tentative half-step toward reform this week. 'Nobody should be in jail for smoking marijuana,' says the man who put them there. “Nobody...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Oregon Wants to Become America’s Source for Cannabis

Facing a historic cannabis surplus that has fueled fears of illegal sales and caused prices to crater, Oregon lawmakers are moving forward with a first-of-its-kind bill that would allow the state to legally export cannabis. The measure cleared the...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Edibles Unlikely to Launch in Canadian Market Until 2020

Yet another warning to those eager for new cannabis products to become legal: it could take a while. This time it’s Tom “Canna Tom” Ulanowski, president of NextLeaf Labs, who’s warning consumers and investors alike that edibles, beverages, and othe...