Legislation Launch

Legislation Launch

Two competing bills hit the state legislature this month.

The War on Weed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions formally opened the floodgates for the prosecution of marijuana businesses, on Thursday, Jan. 4.

The Great Doobie Debate

Just in time to gear up for the final boss, Arizona medical marijuana has finally gotten the best of longtime foe Bill Montgomery.

Perturbing Promotion

Another state senator has set his sights on the medical marijuana industry, this time on advertising.

Up In Smoke

Once again, the Arizona marijuana industry enters limbo.

High Reward

As new as the marijuana industry is, predicting the effects it may have on our economy and society has been tricky.

Sinister Scheduling

Insys Therapeutics made headlines again this week over the DEA's classification of their new marijuana-derivative drug.

Cannabidiol Confusion

More confusion arose between Arizona state agencies and marijuana this week as the Arizona Department of Child Services updated its policy concerning CBD extracts.

Paltry Politicians

The banners have been raised once again in the legal battle to reduce fees for medical marijuana cards in Arizona.

Reefer Relief

A salient solution to dispensaries' cash-only conundrum has surfaced in California.


It may often seem like nothing can stop the tidal wave of marijuana legalization from washing over the country, but constant political battles remind us that it's a hard-fought battle.

Extract Excitement

Once again, the Arizona courts have it out for medical marijuana patients.

Saving Sisley

Our Friendly Neighborhood scientist, Sue Sisley, who has been studying the effects of marijuana in treating PTSD, needs some help.

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.


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