Steve Monas

April 4, 2019

San Francisco Long Tolerated Open Weed Use. Event Permits Make it Legit.

San Francisco has been hosting cannabis-fueled festivals in spite of tight prohibitions since the Summer of Love rocked Golden Gate Park and the Haight-Ashbury district back in 1967, but a recently passed city ordinance provides a pioneering legal framework for sale and consumption of marijuana […]
April 4, 2019

THCV: Enhance Your High and Lose Weight

We all love THC for its power to help us sleep, deal with pain and or just simply relax after a long day. We also love THC for other reasons. For as long as artists and thinkers have existed, humans have all celebrated the “holy […]
April 3, 2019

This One Chart Captures California’s Cannabis Supply Crunch

April has turned into one nail-biter of a month for California’s legal cannabis industry. The post This One Chart Captures California’s Cannabis Supply Crunch appeared first on Leafly.
April 3, 2019

The High Priestess: Connecting to Cannabis this Aries Season

Editors Note: High Times is thrilled to present our newest bi-weekly column The High Priestess. Written by author and practitioner of magick, Gabriela Herstik, this column will explore the relationship and intersections of cannabis, witchcraft, sex, wellness, and everything in between. At High Times, we strive to keep our minds and […]
April 2, 2019

FDA Hammers 3 Companies for Allegedly Making Dubious CBD Health Claims

At the same time that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is working to create a regulatory framework for hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD), it’s also cracking down on companies that are in its view irresponsibly marketing CBD products and making unsanctioned claims about their medical benefits. […]
April 2, 2019

Arizona Supreme Court Case May Affect Concentrate Access Throughout U.S.

A pending Arizona Supreme Court case shows how even medical marijuana cardholders face arrest and prosecution at the local level. The case also may end confusion about what types of cannabis products are legal. An overflow crowd of 300-plus people showed up for oral arguments […]
April 2, 2019

High Times with Syd and Mike

Introducing the stoner comedy duo of Sydney Davis and Michael Holt better known as Syd and Mike. Their unique short video episodes explore the unique friendships among marijuana enthusiasts and their smoky shorts are now featured on High Times TV! I spoke to them about […]
April 1, 2019

Oklahoma’s Green Rush Is Even Wilder Than You Imagine

Licenses mania. Dispensaries next to dispensaries. In Oklahoma’s Wild West, even the cops and holy rollers are jumping into the industry. The post Oklahoma’s Green Rush Is Even Wilder Than You Imagine appeared first on Leafly.
April 1, 2019

No Fools: dr.delights Makes Cannabis Predictable

The old “fool me once” adage gets cannabis into trouble. Nowadays people are increasingly curious about using cannabis for wellness, but some stay on the sidelines with memories of side effects. Will it make them sleepy? Paranoid? Lost? As one baby boomer recalls, “I tried […]
March 31, 2019

After Budget Setback, What’s Next for Legalization in New York?

Advocates wanted equity measures. Companies wanted to jump the line. Rural counties wanted to opt out. In the end, nobody got anything. Maybe slowing down isn’t the worst thing. The post After Budget Setback, What’s Next for Legalization in New York? appeared first on Leafly.