Monthly Archives: March 2021

As Biden wavers on weed, states speed ahead with marijuana legalization.

As Biden wavers on weed, states speed ahead with marijuana legalization. Governors and lawmakers around the country are accelerating their efforts to legalize cannabis and purge the criminal records of people convicted of possessing the drug.

New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana New Yorkers will immediately be allowed to possess up to three ounces of cannabis for recreational purposes, as other facets of the law are phased in over several months.

How Arizona Won the Weed Legalization Race

How Arizona Won the Weed Legalization Race Four states voted to legalize recreational cannabis in November. Only one is selling it so far.

New York Is Likely to Legalize Marijuana. Here’s What to Know.

New York Is Likely to Legalize Marijuana. Here’s What to Know. New Yorkers would be allowed up to 3 ounces of cannabis for recreational use. And millions in tax revenue would be reinvested in communities affected by unequal policing.

New York Reaches a Deal to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

New York Reaches a Deal to Legalize Recreational Marijuana The move paves the way for a potential $4.2 billion industry, with millions of dollars in sales tax revenue reinvested in minority communities each year.

Lighting Up Later in Life

Lighting Up Later in Life The number of older adults who use cannabis is on the rise, and some health experts are concerned.

Medical Marijuana Is Not Regulated as Most Medicines Are

Medical Marijuana Is Not Regulated as Most Medicines Are The industry lacks randomized controlled clinical trials that can clearly establish benefits and risks.

Cannabis shop

A cannabis dispensary in Denver, Colorado. A cannabis shop, cannabis dispensary, or cannabis cooperative is a location at which marijuana is sold for recreational or medical use. In the Netherlands these are called coffeeshops.[1] In the United States they exist as an outlet for both recreational and medical use. These shops differ from head shops […]