Alaska says Frozen Budz sold moldy marijuana edibles

Published: Dec 15, 2017, 9:15 am • Updated: Dec 15, 2017, 9:15 am By The Associated Press FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Alaska’s marijuana control agency expanded allegations against a Fairbanks marijuana edibles manufacturer, accusing it of selling moldy products among other violations. Frozen Budz’s manufacturing license was suspended Dec. 1 after…

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Why Vaping Beats Out Smoking (Both Tobacco and Marijuana)

Why Vaping Beats Out Smoking (Both Tobacco and Marijuana) Smoking stinks. Smoking kills. And smoking has a much better alternative. That alternative is vaping, a movement that’s gone far enough beyond a trend that even Big Tobacco companies are investing in e-cigarettes. Vaping can provide a superior experience to smoking,…

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Maryland regulators more than double number of medical marijuana dispensaries

Published: Dec 15, 2017, 8:13 am • Updated: Dec 15, 2017, 8:55 am By Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Maryland’s marijuana regulators on Thursday approved 12 new dispensaries to operate in the state’s fledgling legal medical marijuana industry, bringing the total number of fully-approved legal storefronts to 22. At least…

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Police raid eight Sweet Leaf Marijuana Center locations in Denver and Aurora

Published: Dec 14, 2017, 12:25 pm • Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 6:25 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Denver police on Thursday raided eight Sweet Leaf Marijuana Center locations in Denver and Aurora and arrested 12 people as part of a yearlong investigation into illegal marijuana sales. The criminal…

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Illinois county puts marijuana legalization question on March ballot

Published: Dec 14, 2017, 1:49 pm • Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 1:49 pm By The Associated Press CHICAGO — Voters in Cook County will get the chance to vote on a non-binding question in the March primary on whether recreational marijuana should be legalized. County commissioners voted unanimously on Wednesday…

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Ousted MassRoots CEO reclaims helm of marijuana tech firm

Published: Dec 14, 2017, 8:39 am • Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 8:56 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff The chaotic corporate tale of marijuana tech firm MassRoots has entered a new chapter with the Denver-based company making its second executive change in as many months. The Denver-based company made…

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Cheech Marin will help you register a California marijuana business

Published: Dec 12, 2017, 3:50 pm • Updated: Dec 13, 2017, 8:41 am By The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Comedian and legendary stoner Cheech Marin doesn’t want your pot business to go up in smoke. That’s why he’s in a new public service announcement publicizing a California Secretary of…

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