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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Long Beach Dispensaries Are Solid Gold Good Times

Dispensaries in Long Beach Are Booming With Great Bud! [embedded content] Long Beach dispensaries are often overshadowed by their largest cousin city to the north, Los Angeles, and also on the water cities like Santa Monica.  Dispensaries in Long Beach have some of the best herb in California and have always…

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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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Los Angeles Times Endorses Proposition 64 to Legalize Recreational Cannabis

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 cannabis in 2010. “On balance, the…

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Massachusetts Legalization Campaign has Raised $2.4 Million this Year, 7 Times More than Opposition

The campaign in support of Massachusetts Question 4 to legalize recreational cannabis for everyone 21 and older has raised over $ 2.4 million in 2016 in support of their effort, according to data retrieved by the state. The $ 2.4 million raised for the Yes on 4 campaign is roughly…

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High Times Rates Michigan As #1 Place For CBD Production

by Rick Thompson Of all the chemicals that make up the cannabis plant, cannabidiol, or CBD, is typically viewed as the most beneficial to human health. Some states allow only CBD-based medical marijuana products to be legally consumed by their patients. In a recent article titled, “The Strongest Strains on…

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Former Running Back Ricky Williams Claims NFL Drug Tested Him Over 500 Times

The AP has reported that former running back Ricky Williams spoke with Sports Illustrated in a film to be released on SI.com Wednesday, that he “might have the world record for most times drug tested.” Williams, who won the 1998 Heisman Trophy, has been a huge advocate for medical marijuana…

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