Exclusive: Snoop Dogg bankrolls marijuana crop in stoner comedy “Grow House”

Published: Sep 25, 2017, 4:20 pm • Updated: Sep 25, 2017, 4:22 pm By The Cannabist Network Back on 4/20, rapper, producer and ganjapreneur Snoop Dogg screened his new flick “Grow House” at several SoCal movie theaters. Now, the film written and directed by DJ Pooh (co-writer of “Friday“) and…

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Exclusive: Sam Elliott and Nick Offerman toke up in dank drama “The Hero”

Published: Jun 6, 2017, 3:03 pm • Updated: Jun 6, 2017, 4:10 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff Filmmaker Brett Haley wrote the script for his latest film, “The Hero,” with two muses in mind: veteran character actor Sam Elliott and the marijuana strain Platinum Cookies. Elliott stars as…

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“The DEA has lost its moral authority”: Rep. Jared Polis pulls no punches in exclusive interview

Published: Apr 20, 2017, 7:20 am • Updated: Apr 20, 2017, 8:58 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff In his eight years on Capitol Hill, Congressman Jared Polis has doggedly championed cannabis legalization. For the Democrat from Colorado, it’s a matter of personal freedom, a means toward more a…

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Exclusive: Here’s how Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper really feels about marijuana

Published: Mar 31, 2017, 10:57 am • Updated: Mar 31, 2017, 11:07 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff In 2012, when Colorado voters wanted their state to legalize weed for adult recreational use, Gov. John Hickenlooper was thrust into an interesting predicament. The moderate Democrat had stood in opposition…

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Exclusive: Marley Natural herb collection elevates artistic connection

Published: Feb 20, 2017, 6:20 am • Updated: Feb 20, 2017, 6:53 am By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff Herb is the word today here at The Cannabist – not cannabis, marijuana, pot and certainly not weed – as we exclusively unveil Marley Natural’s Neville Garrick-designed Anniversary Herb Collection. The…

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