Category Archives: POLITICS

Canadian Recreational Cannabis Laws by Province and Territory

Weed Is Legal, But Different Provinces Have Different Laws. Concerning Canadian Recreational Cannabis Laws by Province and Territory,While the answer to the question “is weed legal in Canada” is yes, there are some nuances that you need to be aware of. Canada’s government is divided into three levels: federal, provincial or territorial, and municipal.  Canada is […]

Minnesota “Accidentally” Legalized Edibles

What does this new law mean? Cannabis advocates in Minnesota, both activists and politicians, have been working tirelessly for decades to legalize weed in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Recently, they were able to notch up a win. Minnesota’s Democratic governor just signed a bill into law allowing the sale of edibles containing 5mg or less of […]

Is There a Solution to California’s Cannabis Tax Struggles?

There may be a compromise underway that would benefit both the struggling farmers and the state of California. Anyone who’s legally running a business in the cannabis market will tell you: the struggle is real. From the outside perspective, things may be looking really promising within the cannabis space. Every other day, there seems to […]

Washington State Weed Laws: A Stoner’s 2020 Guide

Here is everything you need to know about the Evergreen state’s cannabis laws. Concerning Washington State Weed Laws, Medical marijuana has been legal in Washington state since 1998. Recreational cannabis was approved by voters in 2012. Here is everything you need to know about the Evergreen state’s cannabis laws. Possession and Purchasing Limits In Washington […]

3 Bills Coming to The Senate for Cannabis Legalization

Addressing decriminalization, social equity, excise taxes, and bank reform. There are multiple major marijuana reform measures working their way through the legalization process right now: the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity (CAO) Act, and the Safe and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act. All three have seen different iterations through the last […]

Biden’s Stance on Marijuana in 2022

And What it Could Mean for Marijuana Reform President Joe Biden has been clear in the past that he is not gung-ho about legalizing cannabis for recreational use. The 46th President has said that he wants to study the product more thoroughly before making any final decisions about allowing its use. White House Press Secretary […]

Does POC Arrest Rate Improve with Legalization

Will legalization prove to lower the amount of arrests for minority groups? Over the years, we’ve seen a tumultuous election cycle and endured the never ending pandemic. Wind back to spring of 2020 when people across the country were taking to the streets to protest police brutality and racially-motivated injustices.  Another thing that might be […]

Minnesota Medical Marijuana Finally Gets Gummies

How Minnesota finally got edibles. Edible cannabis products have finally arrived in Minnesota.  As of next month, medical marijuana patients in Minnesota will officially be able to access cannabis edibles as part of the state’s official medical program. In addition, adults over the age of 21 are now able to purchase hemp-derived edibles from non-medical […]