5th annual Mother’s High Tea celebrates cannabis industry’s influential women

Published: May 17, 2017, 3:53 pm • Updated: May 17, 2017, 4:55 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff The fifth annual Mother’s High Tea brought some of the most influential women in cannabis together to remember their struggles, honor their successes and uphold a new generation of leaders. The non-consumption event…

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Philippine President Rody Duterte High On Marijuana Legalization

Philippine President Rody Duterte High On Marijuana Legalization Few presidents have been as merciless and notorious as the Philippines’ very own Rody Duterte when it comes to the drug war. Duterte has been upfront since the very beginning about his hatred of drugs…and thousands have been murdered in the aftermath…

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Drager 5000: Mouth Swab Test Used in San Diego To Detect if Drivers are High On Pot

The more states that come online with legalized cannabis laws, the more there is discussion around the topic of how to detect a DUI for cannabis while drivers are on the road.  There are several different methods. kits. and other roadside tests that have been piloted or used by law enforcement to…

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Colorado’s high plant limit helps state’s sickest patients, but there’s a dark side

Published: Mar 8, 2017, 4:18 pm • Updated: Mar 8, 2017, 5:05 pm By Megan Schrader, The Denver Post They call themselves refugees, and Colorado — with its permissive rules for growing marijuana in homes and world-renowned industrial strains of low-THC, high-CBD oils — is their haven. For hours Monday,…

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Feds threaten intervention in High Times Cannabis Cup outside Las Vegas

Published: Mar 1, 2017, 1:14 pm • Updated: Mar 1, 2017, 4:00 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff High Times, the venerable all-things-marijuana magazine that’s been around since 1974, is preparing for one of its trademark Cannabis Cup events this weekend in Nevada on tribal lands. But there’s a…

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Start your marriage on a high note: Tips for cannabis-themed weddings

Published: Feb 24, 2017, 4:50 pm • Updated: Feb 24, 2017, 5:58 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff While the institution of marriage may remain a topic of debate, there’s no argument that weddings are big business. According to data published last June by business research group IBISWorld, the…

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Millennials more likely than teens (or any age group) to admit driving while high

Published: Feb 15, 2017, 2:36 pm • Updated: Feb 15, 2017, 4:40 pm By Ashley Halsey III, The Washington Post Rookie teenage drivers have long been seen as the worst motorists on the road, but now there’s evidence that their older cousins – millennials – may be the most reckless…

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