MMJ Briefs

MMJ Briefs

Veterans in Arizona are pushing back against the UA's medical marijuana ban.

Hemp is Hot

It looks like Arizona will have new industrial opportunities as a bill to legalize the manufacturing and sale of hemp rolls through the state legislature without much opposition.

Weed worries

Several states are poised to go toe-to-toe with the federal government if the new administration makes any moves to curb recreational marijuana efforts.

Barely budding

The next underdog marijuana legalization initiative is out of the gate as the group Safer Arizona filed their vision

Veteran Volunteers

Sue Sisley’s research on the efficacy of medical marijuana treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans has finally begun.

High Horses

It seems too much pot is giving Republican state lawmakers an identity crisis as they keep trying to pass greater regulation on the Arizona marijuana industry.

Sticky Situation

If you've felt like nothing has surprised you after a week of Donald Trump's presidency, here's a curve ball out of alt-right field.

Parental Guidance

When my mother caught my little brother smoking pot in the basement—proof that I'd failed to educate him on the clandestine tactics of smoking in your parents' house—she broke down in tears.

Pre-rolled Legislation

The Arizona Legislature kicked off its 53rd session last week, bringing with it the possibility for some changes to the state's marijuana laws.

Cash the Crops

Recreational marijuana has proved to be a boon for states that have legalized it, and this year four states will add that bounty to their budget.

High Gear

More good news out of the courts this week as the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled that the presence of marijuana in one's system may not constitute driving under the influence nor merit subsequent charges.

Up In Smoke

Bill Montgomery is at it again. This time the wayward Maricopa County attorney is going after Arizona's medical marijuana program in the court of law.

Puff Daddies

For the first time since 2002, people aged 35 to 44 are more likely to use marijuana regularly than Americans aged 12 to 17, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention discovered in October.

Boom and Bust

Arizona pot sales set to soar while opioid manufactures face court date

What Are They Smoking?

Highlighting inconsistencies in the anti-pot rhetoric of the right

High Hopes for High Times

>The failure of Prop 205 may have been a sobering realization for some, but others still have high hopes for the future of marijuana in Arizona.

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