Lots of interest in hemp farming in South Carolina as applications to grow close

Published: Oct 23, 2017, 1:50 pm • Updated: Oct 23, 2017, 1:50 pm By Jeff Wilkinson, The State COLUMBIA, S.C. — The production of industrial hemp — a cousin of marijuana but distinctly different from the illicit drug — is a step closer in South Carolina as more than 120…

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‘God made pot! God made pot!’: On Inauguration Day, a group handed out lots of free weed

Published: Jan 23, 2017, 8:55 am • Updated: Jan 23, 2017, 8:55 am By John Kelly, The Washington Post WASHINGTON — When the 43-year-old homeless woman who goes by the name Tequila Nehgroci went to sleep Thursday night in the doorway of the PNC Bank at Dupont Circle, she did…

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Keeping an open mind: Lots of reasons for Denver pot shops to have later hours

Published: Jan 13, 2017, 5:16 pm • Updated: Jan 13, 2017, 5:16 pm By The Denver Post Editorial Board We get it that since Colorado voters legalized recreational sales of cannabis, Denver city officials have tried carefully to balance a desire to allow the businesses and also protect the civic…

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Stand-up comedian Josh Blue’s creative process involves chainsaws, sawzalls and lots of weed

Published: Sep 26, 2016, 8:48 am • Updated: Sep 26, 2016, 8:48 am By The Cannabist Staff Denver stand-up Josh Blue is not just a comedian, but a visual artist as well. The creative process for his art typically involves a big chunk of wood, some sawzalls, chainsaws and chisels.…

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Lots Of Work To Be Done In Order To Legalize Marijuana In Massachusetts

Polls are far from reliable, but they are the best glimpse into an initiative’s chances come election day. Massachusetts activists gathered enough signatures to put marijuana legalization before the Massachusetts Legislature. The Legislature failed to act on the initiative, and now activists need to gather a little over 10k more…

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