Ousting Opioids

Ousting Opioids

Recreational marijuana could help lead to a decrease in opioid-related deaths

Payson Party

Payson may soon be a new haven for medical marijuana patients looking to cultivate their own supply.

Foggy Forecast

Yet more worry for the marijuana industry when head of DEA Chuck Rosenberg resigned this week.

Out With a Whimper

Earlier this month, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor of the state's medical marijuana industry

High Time Hold Up

Marijuana federal protections are in place for now, at least until Dec 8th

Burned Out

More than half the country may be in trouble come October as an amendment protecting medical marijuana and its patients failed a committee vote earlier this month.

What Goes Around...

AZ AG Mark Brnovich is accusing Insys of jeopardizing patient safety by lying to doctors, insurers and patients.

Huffed and Puffed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has run into some problems in his crusade against the marijuana industry.

Dope Decisions

Fresh faces on campus may be facing fresh experiences on the marijuana front at house parties and in the dorms.

Campus Clash

A legal fight over campus cannabis is lurching toward the Arizona Supreme Court

Dead Letters

Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent letters to governors of states with legal recreational marijuana

Surplus Sorrows

California is growing eight times more weed than it can distribute, leading to an issue in surplus.

Cannabis Court

The federal government's staunch stance against the happy little plant may seem at odds with public opinion.

Crop Circles

Arizona's pot circle is getting smaller and smaller, but with bigger blunts all around.

Double Drought

Nevada's green dreams may be short-lived as the states dispensaries are running out of pot, and they don't have a backup plan.

Breaking the Bank

With dispensaries bringing in as much green as they ship out, it may come as a surprise that banks aren't ready to cash in on the booming industry.


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