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April 19, 2019

The Animated History of 420: Our Video of the Week

Title: Animated History of 420  Creator: Evan York Description: Flashback Friday! Originally posted to honor of our 420th issue, Evan York created this animated video to explore the history of 420. For more videos, download the HIGH TIMES TV app on Roku, Apple TV, iPhone, iPad or  visit tv.hightimes.com The post The Animated History […]
April 18, 2019

‘The Office’ Fans, Dunder Splifflin Has Your Rolling Papers for 4/20

“Do you think smoking drugs is cool?” If you answered that question “yes,” but more importantly, know exactly where that quote comes from, then you’re probably a fan of “The Office.” And if you’re a fan of the Office, chances are, you’ve smoked your fair […]
April 18, 2019

Los Angeles Sues Unlicensed Cannabis Dispensary

The city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against an unlicensed cannabis dispensary for selling product tainted with dangerous chemicals, according to media reports. At a downtown news conference on Wednesday, City Attorney Mike Feuer indicated that the lawsuit against Kush Club 20 on […]
April 18, 2019

4/21 Organizers Want to Reclaim Cannabis From Corporations

A coalition of activists are transforming the day after 4/20 into an advocacy effort aimed at reintroducing social justice into cannabis legalization. The post 4/21 Organizers Want to Reclaim Cannabis From Corporations appeared first on Leafly.
April 17, 2019

Weed+Grub Podcasters Laugh it Up, Eat it Up, and Light it Up in Alaska

Mike Glazer and Mary Jane Gibson are traveling from Alaska to California with their podcast Weed+Grub, sampling legal cannabis, snacking on local cuisine, doing live shows, and interviewing fascinating people along the way. They started their journey in Anchorage at the B4UDie Comedy Festival, which […]
April 17, 2019

Unlicensed LA Dispensary Sold Pesticide-Tainted Cannabis, City Says

The unlicensed shop sold cannabis containing paclobutrazol, a fungicide frequently used on golf course turf that the EPA classifies as a toxic chemical, City Attorney Mike Feuer said. The post Unlicensed LA Dispensary Sold Pesticide-Tainted Cannabis, City Says appeared first on Leafly.
April 17, 2019

North Carolina Democrats File Bill to Decriminalize Small Amounts of Marijuana

It’s hard to ignore the rumblings for legal marijuana in North Carolina. This week, some policymakers are focusing first on decriminalization measures. On Monday, four state representatives filed as primary sponsors for HB 766, which would erase penalties for possessing four ounces or less of […]
April 16, 2019

New Research Indicates Cannabis Consumption May Motivate One to Exercise

New research from the University of Colorado indicates that cannabis may increase the enjoyment of physical activity and help motivate users to exercise. A summary of the research was released recently and the full results of the study will be published soon by the medical […]
April 16, 2019

Watch: Netflix’s ‘Grass is Greener’ by Fab 5 Freddy features Snoop Dogg

“That’s the sound I was looking for.” That’s what Snoop Dogg said when he lit a blunt and got a healthy cough out of rapper, hip-hop pioneer, and now director Fab 5 Freddy in his new documentary, “Grass is Greener,” debuting on Netflix on 4/20. […]
April 16, 2019

Doctors Have a Cannabis Problem, and It’s Harming Patients

When doctors refuse to learn or talk about cannabis, they put their patients at risk. A new study proves it. And it’s got to stop. The post Doctors Have a Cannabis Problem, and It’s Harming Patients appeared first on Leafly.