Author Archive | Danielle Corcione

Jeff Sessions

This Session Is Over: What AG Sessions’ Ousting Means For The Cannabis Community

You may have already heard the news that Jeff “good people don’t smoke marijuana” Sessions is out as attorney general, to be replace as acting attorney general by his chief of staff Matthew Whitaker. According to ABC News, Sessions submitted his resignation on Wednesday, November 7, just a day after the midterm elections. He allegedly […]

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midterm election results

Midterm Elections 2018: Weed Proves A Whopping Winner

On Tuesday, cannabis advocates across the USA hit the polls to vote on cannabis ballot initiatives as well as pro-pot candidates. As with any election, there were winners and there were losers — here’s a look at who strutted home victorious, and who trudged home a failure. Michigan became the first state in the Midwest […]

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Coca-Cola cannabis

Bucks Fizz: Marijuana Money Entices Coca-Cola And Pepsi

CBD is all around us. It’s being sold as colorful gummies, fancy lattes, and even as hemp-derived volumizing mascara. And these products are no longer exclusive to just big marijuana brands. Major soda brands, including Coca-Cola and Pepsi, have even jumped on this growing bandwagon. According to Bloomberg, The Coca-Cola Co. consulted with Canadian licensed […]

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Elon Musk smoking cannabis

Tsk Tsk, Musk: SpaceX Billionaire Cops Blunt-Force Flak

On September 6, Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk was filmed smoking weed during a live podcast recording of The Joe Rogan Experience. The interview lasted for two and a half hours. “Yeah, I think I tried one once,” Musk said while laughing, right before he inhaled a blunt — cannabis wrapped in tobacco leaves […]

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illegal growing

Bulldozer Death Of PA Grower Allegedly Caught Cultivating 10 Plants Ruled An Accident

The District Attorney in Berks County, Pennsylvania has determined that the July 9 bulldozer death of a local man accused of illegally growing cannabis on Pennsylvania State Game Commission Land was accidental. Gregory A. Longenecker, 51, was found dead beneath a bulldozer being operated by a Pennsylvania Game Commission worker near Penn Township, eastern Pennsylvania. […]

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Marijuana Policy Coordination Committee

The Trump Administration’s War On Weed Has A Secret Committee To Take Down Cannabis

The Trump administration’s opposition to legal cannabis just got more intense. On Wednesday, August 29, BuzzFeed News revealed that the “White House has secretly amassed a committee of federal agencies from across the government to combat public support for marijuana and cast state legalization measures in a negative light, while attempting to portray the drug […]

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