Crucial Contrasts

Crucial Contrasts

Arizonans could soon have a first look at what 2020 will have in store for another opportunity at legalizing adult-use cannabis.

MMJ: Good Tidings

'Tis the season for legislation, and, as one might expect, that means more good news for the proliferation of cannabis.

Cannabis Consolidation

Arizona is a pretty unique state when it comes to cannabis. We've heard those in the industry call it "the wild west" in reference to relatively lax laws surrounding testing, but it's wild in other ways as well.

MMJ: Troubling Truths

On one hand, we have cannabis hailed as a miracle drug; on the other, an almost certain precursor to schizophrenia.

Medical Marijuana Offers Gateway to Re-Leaf

Desert Bloom owner Aari Ruben believes in the power of marijuana to heal and provide relief.

Cooking with Cannabis

Jane “Grandma” Monday serves up Mary Jane products made with precision and love.

Pipe Dreams: Glass Geeks

While the owners of Glass Geeks didn't plan on selling pipes reaching thousands of dollars apiece, they happily discovered the market would richly reward the craftsmanship in Tucson.

Aching for Relief: CBD vs. THC

With major drugstore chains like Rite Aid and Walgreens now testing out CBD sales in select states, it's clear the more Americans have access to manufactured cannabis products then ever before.

Sample Bag

Here's a guide through some of the finest products now on the market.

The Tucson Weekly Cannabis Bowl 2019

Ladies and gentlemen, it's time once again for the Tucson Weekly Cannabis Bowl!

MMJ: Mounting Monetary Policy

Arizonans legalized cannabis almost a decade ago, now. Yet patients still must withdraw cash to purchase cannabis products at dispensaries, and dispensaries still must find a way to store massive amounts of cash.

Leading Legislation

The Arizona Legislature is in full swing, and according to Arizona NORML, six of a record-breaking 31 cannabis bills still live, some in more limbo than others.

MMJ: Courts and Campaigns

The Arizona Dispensaries Association announced their plans last week for a 2020 ballot initiative to legalize adult-use cannabis, March 20.

MMJ: Marijuana in Motion

The Arizona Dispensaries Association announced their plans for a 2020 voter initiative to legalize adult-use cannabis last week.

Green Rush Reckoning

It's a story every Intro to Economics student has heard before. A market is profitable, so firms enter the market until it's not profitable, then leave the market until it is and continue the cycle until it reaches equilibrium. It's one of the first steps in free-market correction.

Medical MJ: Smoked Out

A national bill to end cannabis prohibition has entered the Senate's consideration with a host of 2020 Democratic presidential candidate hopefuls signing on as cosponsors

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