High Times just got new ownership in $70 million deal; investors include Marley son, Denver entrepreneur

Published: Jun 1, 2017, 11:19 am • Updated: Jun 1, 2017, 11:43 am By Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff High Times is entering a new era. The magazine started by a marijuana smuggler in the 1970s now has outside ownership for the first time, in a reported $ 70 million…

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Air Force vet: Cannabis combats my PTSD ‘100 times better’ than pharmaceuticals

Published: Jul 25, 2016, 6:35 pm • Updated: Apr 25, 2017, 2:46 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff During Stephen Otero’s 11½ years in the Air Force, it was always easier being on duty in combat than being home. A combat photographer, Otero deployed with the Army and Marines…

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The LA Times does not think California should be a “sanctuary state” for marijuana

Published: May 22, 2017, 1:52 pm • Updated: May 22, 2017, 1:52 pm By The Associated Press Via The Associated Press. The following editorial was published in the Los Angeles Times, May 16, 2017: When Californians approved Proposition 64 to legalize marijuana in California last November, it was no secret…

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At least 20 times this decade, marijuana SWAT raids turned deadly

Published: Mar 20, 2017, 11:50 am • Updated: Mar 20, 2017, 11:50 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Since 2010, at least 20 SWAT raids involving suspected marijuana dealers have turned deadly, according to data compiled by the New York Times. The list of fatalities includes small-time dealers and…

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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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Cannabist readership tops High Times for second consecutive month in September ’16

Published: Nov 9, 2016, 8:02 am • Updated: Nov 9, 2016, 8:02 am By Daniel Petty, The Denver Post The Denver Post’s total digital audience surged to a record in September, totaling 7.89 million unique visitors, more than doubling the reach of its closest in-market competitor, digital analytics firm comScore…

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Los Angeles Times Endorses Proposition 64 to Legalize Recreational Cannabis

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest The Los Angeles Times, which is the 4th most distributed newspapers in the United States, has endorsed Proposition 64 to legalize cannabis for everyone 21 and older. This is a particularly big deal considering that the Times opposed Proposition 19 which would have legalized…

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