Steve Monas

April 12, 2019

Dallas Will No Longer Prosecute Small Time Marijuana Offenders

The Dallas County district attorney released a five page memo on Thursday stating that his office would no longer prosecute first-time marijuana misdemeanors. John Creuzot also announced that all in-process first-time misdemeanors that had been filed before his term in office will be thrown out, […]
April 12, 2019

This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From Apr. 5-11

Cannabis news from around the web. The post This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From Apr. 5-11 appeared first on Leafly.
April 12, 2019

3 ‘Game of Thrones’ Fan Theories That Make Sense Only to Stoners

Getting high and thinking deeply about interesting things is an intellectual pastime championed by generations of stoned philosophers. For “Game of Thrones” fans, particularly the ones who use weed, the hit HBO series’ final season — premiering April 14, 2019 — marks the end of […]
April 12, 2019

Upper New York Police Issue Caution After Seizing Fentanyl-Laced Weed

Police departments in upstate New York are issuing a warning about dangerous street drugs after seizing cannabis laced with fentanyl. The powerful drug has been a factor in a multitude of overdose deaths in the United States, which is still in the grips of an epidemic […]
April 12, 2019

The Roll-Up #83: Ngaio Bealum and Poop Weed

Comedian Ngaio Bealum talks edibles, and we have a cautionary tale about Spanish hash. The post The Roll-Up #83: Ngaio Bealum and Poop Weed appeared first on Leafly.
April 12, 2019

UK Mom Seeks Return of Cannabis Oil Seized at Border

A UK mother is seeking the return of cannabis oil medicine for her severely epileptic daughter that was seized by border officials last week. Emma Appleby of Aylesham, England had traveled to the Netherlands to purchase cannabis oil for her nine-year-old daughter Teagan, who has a […]
April 11, 2019

Canada’s Biggest Legal Joint — We Rolled It!

If this doobie got any bigger and we’d have to share joint custody. The post Canada’s Biggest Legal Joint — We Rolled It! appeared first on Leafly.
April 11, 2019

Attorney General Barr Indicates Support For Federal Marijuana Legalization Bill

William Barr, the new Attorney General for the Trump administration, indicated support for a pending federal marijuana legalization bill during an appearance before Congress on Wednesday. Responding to a question from Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska about the Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States […]
April 11, 2019

How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Connecticut

Connecticut became the fifth state to enter into statehood in 1788, and more than 200 years later, in 2012, it became the 17th state to pass a law legalizing medical marijuana under the Connecticut Palliative Use of Marijuana Act. The Constitution State’s medical marijuana apparatus […]
April 10, 2019

The Roll-Up Bonus Ep: Box Brown Smokes Out the Truth

The award-winning cartoonist and author talks with Bruce about his new book, ‘Cannabis: The Illegalization of Weed in America,’ and things get graphic. The post The Roll-Up Bonus Ep: Box Brown Smokes Out the Truth appeared first on Leafly.