April 2018

Denver’s week-long celebration of 4/20 dips a toe into nearly every aspect of Colorado’s culture. As the state’s cannabis industry grows, so do the size and scope of its events. From concerts to food festivals and high society soirées, here is your definitive guide to 4/20 events in Denver for 2018. Concerts and Music Festivals […]

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Everyone’s talking about marijuana—not to mention smoking it, eating it, vaping it, or rubbing it all over their bodies. Just the other day, the San Francisco Chronicle GreenState website announced the winners of its 2018 Cannabis Awards. The Hepburns took the prize for “Best Pre-Rolls” and Kyle Kushman took the honors for “Best Cultivator.” HerbaBuena and […]

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Source: dichohecho, via Flickr If you have ever had a pot brownie (and we’re not saying you have), more likely than not you don’t remember it as an especially pleasant ingestion experience. The brownie probably tasted bad, was from dubious sources, and might have even been given to you by an unwashed person at a […]

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Floridians critical of the state’s implementation of medical marijuana applauded a circuit court ruling Wednesday that allows a Tampa man to grow his own plants. Leon County Judge Karen Gievers said that Joseph Redner is entitled under state law to possess, grow and use marijuana for juicing. Redner was prescribed to […]

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Patent protection in the cannabis industry can be confusing, at best, given the dichotomy between federal prohibition and state legalization, and the Trump administration’s renewed interest implementing federal enforcement mechanisms against cannabis at the state level. Industry players interested in patenting their cannabis strains and/or cannabis-related products may not be sure about how and whether […]

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This article originally appeared in Honolulu Civil Beat, and is reprinted with permission. HONOLULU, HI — Hawaii medical marijuana patients may not have to toil over the stove baking edibles for much longer. Amendments passed recently to House Bill 2729, a wide-ranging medical cannabis bill, would allow dispensaries to manufacture edible, cannabis-infused products such as baked goods, […]

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