Monday, October 21, 2019

NYPD Outreach Targets Neighborhoods Where Pot Laws Hit the Hardest

After decimating communities of color for decades with low-level pot arrests, the NYPD and its top brass are attempting outreach in the neighborhoods where...

Quebec’s ban on homegrow violates federal law according to courts

What is the judge’s ruling quashing Quebec’s ban on home cannabis cultivation really about? Arguments about civil rights and public health fell by the wayside—the...

Area man mistreats cannabis plants in stolen van

A Delaware man stands accused of driving a stolen van filled with 131 pounds of cannabis plants. Medical marijuana is legal in Delaware, but...

Here’s how jurors can end unjust cannabis laws

Bruce BarcottOctober 14, 2019   Share   Print Jurors in New Orleans refused to consider a felony charge for a man holding an ounce of cannabis on...

The Roll-Up #109: The Kushy Punch bust

PodcastsPolitics Leafly PodcastsOctober 11, 2019   Share   Print California state officials confiscated these Kushy Vape products in their investigation of the company's Canoga Park facility. (Courtesy of...

Indicted Ukrainians sought Nevada cannabis licenses in all the wrong ways

Chris KudialisOctober 11, 2019   Share   Print (bluejayphoto/iStock)Two Ukrainian associates of Rudy Giuliani were arrested on Wednesday night and charged with funneling foreign money into US...

Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine fixers indicted in US cannabis corruption scheme

David DownsOctober 10, 2019   Share   Print Lev Parnas, left, and Igor Fruman, right, associates of Rudy Giuliani, were arrested on a four-count indictment. The men...

Opinion: Why Massachusetts’ vaping ban won’t stop lung illnesses

HealthPolitics Shaleen Title and Michael S. SinhaOctober 10, 2019   Share   Print Banning all vaping products only pushes consumers into the polluted illicit market and onto deadly...

County sued for denying medical cannabis to probationers

The Associated PressOctober 9, 2019   Share   Print One county judge in Pennsylvania has instituted his own policy that contradicts state law. (HighGradeRoots/iStock) HARRISBURG, PA — Three medical...

Want cannabis in Chicago? Now’s the time to weigh in

Leafly StaffOctober 8, 2019   Share   Print (roman_slavik/iStock) CHICAGO — Chicago officials are holding a series of public meetings at three campuses of the City College of...

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