California

How California Led the Medical Marijuana Revolution

Medical marijuana is becoming seen as increasingly legitimate to treat a host of ailments, but let's not forget that California carried the torch of legalization before many others...

Hip Hop Supergroup Run the Jewels Launches its Own Cannabis Strain

The rap duo describe the strain—known as Ooh La La—as "top-shelf flower", with further products such as extracts, vapes, pre-rolled joints, and blunts expected in future.The Am...

Is Weed Legal in California?

Is recreational marijuana legal in California? Is Medical cannabis? How about the CBD and hemp laws in California?With almost 40 million residents, California is the most populous ...

Struggling California Growers Seek Insurance Benefits after Record Wildfires

In the wake of the worst season of wildfires on record, affected cannabis growers are seeking aid to save their businesses.Since January; California has endured its worst fire seas...

Now for the Hard Part: Getting Californians to Buy Legal Weed

SAN FRANCISCO — A billion dollars of tax revenue, the taming of the black market, the convenience of retail cannabis stores throughout the state — these were some of the promis...

California Proposes Slashing Cannabis Taxes to Help Regulated Industry Compete With Black Market

A bill was introduced Monday in the California legislature that would give legal cannabis businesses a temporary tax break to help them better compete with the underground market.T...

Cannabis Cartridges Have a Heavy Metal Problem & It Is Worse Than Reported

As testing ramps up in legal marketplaces there are more concerns about just how safe vape pens are.Sales data from Eaze and Jane Technologies Inc. confirm that cannabis e-cigarett...

Illegal Pot Market Booming in California Despite Legalization

A worker packages cannabis at the CMX Distribution facility in Costa Mesa, Calif. The center is a licensed medical marijuana distributor. Credit: Jenna Schoenefeld for The New York...

You Can't Eat That Here – New York Bans CBD Edibles

New York City Bans CBD Edibles...Wait, What?You may have heard that it's Edibles, Extracts and Concentrates Month here at The Green Fund, where we'll be looking into the different ...

COVID-19 Boosts Cannabis Sales by 159% as Coronavirus Shutdown Looms

Panic buyingis no longer limited to hand sanitizer and toilet paper rolls. Reports showthat anxiety-driven consumers are now stockpiling cannabis in at least four USstates. Global ...