Category: Decriminalization



While 4/20 should be celebrated, we cannot overlook the shortcomings of the cannabis industry and the justice system which regulates it.
April 20, 2021Lane Trachy


Andrew Cuomo signed the New York marijuana legalization bill the state House recently approved, making the state the 15th in the U.S. to do so.
April 1, 2021Lane Trachy
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We are proud to be a part of the Cannabis Mexico Summit on March 25th-28th. We spoke with event director Aldo Ricardo Rodríguez Cortés ahead of the event.
March 23, 2021Lane Trachy
Aerial View Virginia State Capital Building Downtown Urban Cente


New Jersey's recreational marijuana legislation has become law and the Virginia recreational marijuana bill makes it the first southern state to legalize.
March 2, 2021Lane Trachy
Cannabis leaf on military uniform. Flag with marijuana leaf. Can


2020 has been one of the most eventful years in most American’s entire lives. Because of the chaos occurring on a daily basis, it can be easy for some important stories to fly under the radar. One such story that was frighteningly under-reported is that of Sean Worsley. Worsley, a ... Read More
December 18, 2020Lane Trachy
Judge’s gavel, cannabis leaf marijuana, a consumer symbol of cannabis and court. The concept of the prohibition of legalization of marijuana, criminal liability, the legality of medical cannabis.


As more states vote to legalize marijuana, it is imperative that we as a country remain vigilant in trying to put an end to unjust criminal convictions for non-violent drug users in states where cannabis and other drugs are not legal. The Drug Policy Alliance or DPA, a highly-regarded organization ... Read More
November 15, 2020Lane Trachy
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Disneyworld has long been known to many as the “happiest place on earth.” For one 70-year old grandmother however, that couldn’t be further from the truth. When Hester Burkhalter went with her family on a long awaited trip to Disneyworld in 2019, she could not have imagined the trauma she ... Read More
October 24, 2020Lane Trachy
BANGKOK, THAILAND -JUNE 3, 2016: The  Logo of  NFL on the textil


The new collective bargaining agreement will drastically reshape NFL cannabis policy for the foreseeable future, making players less likely to be punished.
March 20, 2020Lane Trachy
Utah medical cannabis dispensary opens in Salt Lake City


The first Utah medical cannabis dispensary will open on Monday, March 2nd, 2020. It is a major step forward for the state's new legal cannabis program.
March 3, 2020Lane Trachy