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Is Hawaii Gearing up for a Green Rush?

Is Hawaii Gearing up for a Green Rush?

Recently, both Oregon and Alaska activists announced that citizens in their respective states will be voting on full adult recreational cannabis legalization ballot initiatives this fall. It looks like another, much more tropical destination in the United States is considering the impact that cannabis legalization could have on the state. That’s right, Ladybud readers, Hawaii […]

Utah CARE: Get to Know Your Legislators With a Survey About Cannabis

Utah CARE: Get to Know Your Legislators With a Survey About Cannabis

The subject of cannabis in politics is certainly a hot one for 2014, even throughout Utah. A grassroots organization, Utah CARE – Cannabis Awareness, Reform and Education – has taken the challenge of asking every candidate for each political office their personal opinion regarding whole plant cannabis reform. Thus far, over 200 candidates have been […]

Oregon Rules Ban Edibles – The Community Responds

Oregon Rules Ban Edibles – The Community Responds

Photo Credit: Steve Morgan via Weedist: “The Oregon Health Authority released draft rules late Wednesday for medical-pot dispensaries to follow when they open as early as next week under a new law. Although medical marijuana will be available at the dispensaries, the agency wants to ban sweets containing the drug because they could be attractive to young […]

The Truth About Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Bill SB1182

The Truth About Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Bill SB1182

Pennsylvania’s “Compassionate Use of Medical Marijuana Act,” SB 1182, is a broad and comprehensive medical cannabis bill that does not place any restrictions on THC content and does not limit medical cannabis access to adults. A number of media outlets have reported incorrect information about this bill, comparing it to pending CBD-only legislation in states […]