In Arkansas Medical Marijuana Sales Top $35 Million. Scott Hardin who is the spokesperson for the Department of Finance and Administration, said 16 Weed Shops are open for business in the Natural State while the remaining 16 remain in various stages of development. Plant Family Therapeutics in Mountain Home is the latest dispensary to get Read More

New Mexico is starting to make waves while the city creates rules for businesses as some lawmakers push to legalize weed.. Video in Link As the road to legalize marijuana get closer, the city is trying to stay a step ahead, coming up with rules for where pot stores and grow farms can go and Read More

According to procon.org, Kentucky, where both medicinal and recreational cannabis are illegal, grows more marijuana plants per 100,000 people than any other state. With this in mind, it’s no surprise that the state of Kentucky is considering full legalization. Over 80% of voters in the state are in support of legal medical cannabis. A few Read More

On December 01, 2019, Michigan opened its doors to the recreational sales of marijuana, becoming the 10th state to legalize in the United States. Many people, including in state and out of state residents, camped out overnight in Ann Arbor. The cold rain didn’t stop them from enjoying this historical moment. Sales began around 10 Read More

Tim Boyle/Getty The Chicago Sun-Times has reported that Housing Authorities in Chicago began sending notices to residents last week. The notice states that anyone living in Public Housing cannot smoke marijuana in their home, even though marijuana will be legal in the Illinois on January 1st.  The Chicago Housing Authority threatens to terminate public aid Read More

Kern County authorities seized an estimated 10 million marijuana plants from fields under the guise of hemp production sites in Fresno, California. Deputies reported the plants may be worth more than $1 billion on the black market. Hemp fields in Arvin determined to be cannabisThe Kern County Sheriff’s Office received information about several hemp…Posted by Kern Read More

Mexico is getting closer to its groundbreaking legislative decision to establish a federally regulated cannabis industry. This decision would make Mexico the third country in the world to legalize commercial production of adult-use marijuana. With more than 125 million people, Mexico would be the largest adult-use marijuana market, larger than Canada and Uruguay. Check out Read More

A long standing rule in New York allowed officers to search a car if they smelled marijuana without a warrant. Times are now changing.  In July of 2019, a judge in the Bronx called on judges across New York State to stop allowing police officers to lie about smelling marijuana in order to illegally search Read More

Two medical marijuana firms, Surterra Holdings, Inc. and MM Enterprises USA, LLC, each contributed $545,000 in cash into a new drive to pass a constitutional amendment allowing recreational marijuana in Florida.  Make It Legal Florida, a political committee, registered with the state on August 1st and raised $1.09 million in cash. They’ve also received $104,500 Read More

Earlier this year, The World Health Organization published its first marijuana review. They stirred things up when they mentioned placing cannabis in a less restrictive schedule of the 1961 United Nations Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. The Food and Drug Administration reopened the comment period in response to the WHO’s recommendation. The Control Act of Read More