High Court Showdown

High Court Showdown

The Arizona Supreme Court decided to hear the case of State v. Jones, in which the Court of Appeals ruled cannabis concentrates illegal last June. The date has been set for March 21, but a decision will come likely months following the trial.

Eyes on Arizona

Even though Arizona's cannabis industry has had its fair share of bruises from the last year, it seems the old adage holds true as what has attempted to kill it only makes it stronger.

Spurious Surveys

In early December, the ACJC released a biannual Arizona Youth Survey State Report with numbers on cannabis use by teens in grades eight through 12.

Marijuana Memories

Needless to say, cannabis acceptance is growing around the country and the world. So why are people still fighting it?

Steady strides

With Democrats in control of one of the legislative chambers for the first time since cannabis has gained popularity and CBD descheduled, stepping stones have been laid toward increased access and understanding around the new industry.

Ganja Gift Guide

There’s no better way to let go of that holiday tension than the gift of ganja—at least for those of you who have gotten legal with the state.

CBD Ubiquity

If you've noticed a sudden explosion in the popularity of CBD products lately, you're not just seeing things.

Cannabis for Connoisseurs

The trend in craft products that has gripped alcohol and coffee markets in the past couple decades gives consumers a way to indulge beyond the average Joe, and cannabis, it seems, is no exception.

Green Friday

Tucson dispensaries are prepared to help you enjoy Earth's medicine on the cheap this holiday season

From High Knees to SOPs

George Roop approaches growing cannabis like he approached mixed martial arts.

Reading the Weed Leaves

Now that the dust has settled, three states have loosened restrictions on their cannabis laws, and their stories might enlighten the battle Arizona legalization is in for in 2020.

Mexico’s Mandate

Perhaps some headlines surprised, confused and excited you this past week as early claims that the Mexican Supreme Court legalized cannabis flittered across your preferred screen.

Cannabis Considerations

Even though Arizona missed its shot at putting recreational cannabis on the ballot this election, four other states in the country will decide whether to legalize cannabis in one way or another next week.

Smoked Out

AG Mark Brnovich pulls a quick about-face after marijuana opinion surfaces

Candidates on Cannabis, Part 3

The midterm elections are less than three weeks away, and while cannabis doesn't seem to be a hot-button topic this year, our decision could end up shaping not just the future of cannabis in Arizona, but in the U.S.

Dispensaries Divided

If you blinked, you may have missed the commotion over cannabis in Phoenix during the first week in October.


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