Steve Monas

June 14, 2019

Canadians May Be Able To Purchase Edibles and Topicals By December

Cannabis edible and topical products will be available to Canadian consumers by the middle of December, according to media reports. Rules to regulate the products are expected to be released by the federal health agency Health Canada on Friday and would go into effect on […]
June 14, 2019

The Roll-Up #92: Ancient Bongs and One Billion Dollars

China uncovers a 2,500-year-old bong, and Colorado takes in $1 billion in tax revenue. Coincidence? We think so. The post The Roll-Up #92: Ancient Bongs and One Billion Dollars appeared first on Leafly.
June 14, 2019

New Study Suggests Low Levels of THC in Blood Do Not Increase Risk of Car Crash

Canada’s historic legalization of marijuana in October 2018 prompted some major changes to the country’s drug-impaired driving laws. The changes aimed to respond to concerns about legalization’s impact on public safety, especially on the road. As a result, many provinces implemented “zero tolerance” policies for […]
June 14, 2019

U.S. Postal Service Confirms You Can Legally Mail Hemp, CBD Products

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) confirmed in an expanded policy update in early June 2019 that hemp products are legal to mail under certain circumstances since the crop is no longer a federally controlled substance. In guidelines published in the agency’s Postal Bulletin, USPS said […]
June 13, 2019

California Court: Cannabis in Prison Is OK—if Inmates Don’t Inhale

A state appeals court ruled that California voters legalized possession of less than an ounce of cannabis by adults in 2016, with no exception even for those behind bars. The post California Court: Cannabis in Prison Is OK—if Inmates Don’t Inhale appeared first on Leafly.
June 13, 2019

Colorado Cannabis Tax Revenues Top $1 Billion

Tax revenues from Colorado’s cannabis industry have topped $1 billion since legalization, according to a new report released on Wednesday by Denver cannabis law firm Vicente Sederberg. The report details and analyzes fees and taxes collected by the Colorado Department of Revenue since the beginning […]
June 12, 2019

Here Are 10 Cannabis Products Your Dad Will Love (and Actually Use)

As cannabis moves toward broader accessibility and acceptance, many of our parents are coming around to the plant. Maybe the dad or father figure in your life is just becoming canna-curious, or maybe he’s a seasoned stoner that taught you everything you know. Wherever your […]
June 12, 2019

New York Legalization Is Coming Down to the Wire

So you’re telling me there’s a chance? Yep. Legalization in New York could hang on just two votes. Buckle up. The post New York Legalization Is Coming Down to the Wire appeared first on Leafly.
June 12, 2019

Weed+Grub at the High Times Cannabis Cup

Like the biggest farmers’ market in the world, the Cannabis Cup has something for everyone. Podcasters Mike Glazer and Mary Jane Gibson a.k.a. Weed+Grub took the trip to San Bernardino to check it out. On a cool and breezy Saturday morning at the recent High […]
June 11, 2019

Bill to Let Oregon Sell Marijuana Out of State Awaiting Governor’s OK

A novel bill that would allow Oregon to export and import marijuana to other legal states is heading to the governor’s desk after the House approved it June 11, 2019. The legislation, which passed the Senate in May 2019, would permit the governor to enter […]