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No More High Stakes: Nevada Gambling Law Now Excludes People Using Cannabis

No More High Stakes: Nevada Gambling Law Now Excludes People Using Cannabis

Just about everyone with a pulse has heard the slogan, “what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas,” which is how the city tries to lure people in. The idea that you can cut loose, get wasted, spend a ton of money on slots or at the blackjack table and maybe get married by Elvis in […]

Happy 420 From Everybody at Ladybud

Happy 420 From Everybody at Ladybud

Today is a popular unofficial holiday for cannabis enthusiasts all over the world. This year, more people in the United States than ever before can celebrate this holiday without fear of criminal consequences. Celebrating 4/20 is legal in eight states, as well as in Washington D.C. as of April 20th, 2018. While Vermont’s lawmakers did […]

Too Stoned? How to Manage Being Uncomfortably High

Too Stoned? How to Manage Being Uncomfortably High

“What do you do when you get too high?” As more and more states begin instating medical marijuana programs and adult legalization, medicating responsibly is priority number one. Safe cannabis accessibility is being addressed, and it’s important to remain adamant about dosing. Before partaking, read this article and stock up on these items to ease […]

MJBA Women’s Alliance Hosts Ladybud Publisher Diane Fornbacher

MJBA Women’s Alliance Hosts Ladybud Publisher Diane Fornbacher

Join MJBA Women’s Alliance & Eden Labs for an exclusive evening with Ladybud Magazine publisher Diane Fornbacher and dynamic personal and business finance expert Debbie Whitlock. Get inspired to lead the way with other major women leaders in the cannabis industry, including mistress of ceremonies Shawn DeNae Waggenseller of Washington Bud Company, legal pioneer, Anne […]

Senate Measure Introduced to Federally Legalize State Medical Marijuana Programs

Senate Measure Introduced to Federally Legalize State Medical Marijuana Programs

Yesterday, July 24th, 2014, Senator Rand Paul, a Republican law maker from Kentucky, filed an Amendment to a bill being considered in the Senate that would federally legalize and recognize state medical marijuana programs. Senate Bill 2569, also known as the Bring Jobs Home Act, has had 97 Amendments proposed to it as it has […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Study Examines How Much College Students Spend On Weed

INFOGRAPHIC: Study Examines How Much College Students Spend On Weed

There are plenty of prohibitionists who love to tell people that the only folks using cannabis are college kids who are wasting their parents’ money and adults with addiction problems. While that perception isn’t a realistic reflection of the cannabis community, it is interesting to see a survey that undermines some of the more pervasive […]

Happy 7/10 from Ladybud!

Happy 7/10 from Ladybud!

There are holidays that require a family gathering and cooking a meal, and then there are days that are just meant to lighten your step a little. July 10th is to dab-lovers what 4/20 is for the average cannabis enthusiast. Today, lovely Ladybud readers, is Dab Day. If you’re not familiar with cannabis concentrate culture, […]

DENVER: Mayor Hancock Needs to Thank the Cannabis Industry for $3.5 Million

DENVER: Mayor Hancock Needs to Thank the Cannabis Industry for $3.5 Million

Denver Mayor Hancock’s office just issued a press release today thanking “Denver City Council’s unanimous approval of a $3.35 million spending plan that will allow the city to meet immediate regulatory, safety and education needs directly tied to the new retail marijuana industry.” It is offensive that given Hancock’s gratitude for the money, he fails […]

Getting Over Ourselves: The Future of Cannabis Activism

Getting Over Ourselves: The Future of Cannabis Activism

PHOTO: David Holt, Creative Commons “I like pot. I smoke it a lot.” In true stoner fashion and decked out in a tie-dyed t-shirt, a young man brazenly chants these words into his bullhorn while walking down Locust during the 2014 Global Marijuana March and Iowa Hemp Freedom Rally held at the Iowa State Capitol […]

Lady Business: Amber E. Senter of Compassion Medicinal Edibles in California

Lady Business: Amber E. Senter of Compassion Medicinal Edibles in California

Amber moved to California on Feb 11, 2014 after she was diagnosed with lupus on October 31st of last year. She was living in Chicago at the time and because the winters are very harsh and she’s hypersensitive to the cold. Her doctors advised that she move to a warmer climate to try to get the disease under control. She planned […]