California’s “outlaw” marijuana culture faces a harsh reckoning: legal weed

Published: Mar 16, 2018, 1:40 pm • Updated: Mar 16, 2018, 1:54 pm By Scott Wilson, The Washington Post ARCATA, Calif. – The quaint town plaza here is lined with locally owned stores, their names and products recalling the post-Flower Power migration from San Francisco decades ago: Moonrise Herbs, Heart…

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“Godfather of Grass,” outlaw head of the “Cornbread Mafia,” pleads guilty to drug charge

Published: Dec 20, 2017, 2:31 pm • Updated: Dec 20, 2017, 2:31 pm By Bruce Schreiner, The Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The “Godfather of Grass” — who generated an Internet following for his exploits during his run from the law — is facing prison time after admitting his involvement…

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Willie Nelson: The Outlaw Country legend reflects on his personal cannabis history

Published: Oct 28, 2016, 6:30 am • Updated: Oct 28, 2016, 6:31 am By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff SAN DIEGO — Willie Nelson’s relationship with cannabis is the stuff of legend. Nelson is a legalization activist, a social warrior and now a ganjapreneur via his own Willie’s Reserve pot…

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