Rapper Daz Dillinger Faces Felony Charges After Home Drug Bust

Delmar Drew Arnaud, better-known as the rapper Daz Dillinger, is in the Cobb County clink tonight, booked on 13 felony drug counts stemming from a police drug raid at his Georgia home on Tuesday. Daz, who is 45 years old, is facing a dozen felony drug charges for possession of a controlled substance. The thirteenth

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Dispensary Thieves in Colorado Steal Display Jars of Oregano Instead of Flower

A group of would-be thieves recently tried to snatch a stash of weed from a dispensary in Colorado Springs, Colorado. And while they succeeded in breaking into the shop and stealing a bunch of merchandise, they didn’t actually end up with what they were looking for. Instead of getting away with jars full of bud,

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Ohio’s Hocking College to Offer Cannabis Lab Technician Major

Students enrolled at Hocking College in southeast Ohio will soon have the opportunity to pursue a new major. This week, the small college of just under 3,500 students received final approval from the Higher Learning Commission to launch a new degree program in biomedical sciences. The major will prepare students for careers as cannabis lab

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Two Districts in Central Florida Will Allow Medical Marijuana on School Grounds

While many might associate the phrase “trickle-down effect” with right-wing economic policy, you might now want to re-think that notion, considering what’s happening in the legal marijuana community. On Wednesday, two school districts in central Florida announced they will be allowing students to bring their medical marijuana on school grounds. The move comes on the

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High Times Announces Acquisition of DOPE Magazine

High Times has just announced their latest in a series of mergers and acquisitions: the Seattle, Washington-based DOPE Magazine. The acquisition was a $11.2 million deal, split between cash and stock in the rapidly growing High Times Media company. Debuting almost eight years ago, the magazine’s name is an acronym for Defending Our Plant Everywhere.

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Gov. Cuomo Passes Law in NY to Allow Medical Cannabis as Opioid Alternative

As adult-use laws spread, people worry that medical marijuana will seize to exist. The opposite happened in New York on Monday, however. Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that legally recognizes cannabis as a legitimate medical solution for pain management. Earlier this year, NY’s Department of Health updated its list of qualifying conditions for a

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FBI Data Shows Cannabis Arrests are on the Rise for Second Year in a Row

Arrests for criminal offenses related to cannabis are up for the second year in a row, according to data from the FBI. The consecutive increases tabulated by the annual FBI Uniform Crime Report come despite the continued legalization of recreational and medicinal marijuana in the United States, including four states that did so in late

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Activists in Oregon Fight for the Public Consumption of Cannabis on 2019 Ballot

As legalization spreads, advocates and activists have celebrated every step towards full, federal legalization. Despite the encouraging regulatory momentum, there are still plenty of gaps in legislation that actually make it illegal to consume cannabis — even though it’s legal to purchase, cultivate, and possess it. In Oregon, a new political action committee (PAC) called the

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Thai Police Give Researchers 220 Pounds Of Seized Marijuana

Asia, as a whole, has historically employed some of the stringent cannabis policies in the world. In some places, simply getting caught with the plant can result in the death penalty—certainly not what you would expect to occur while Western Civilization is ushering in a whole new era of legal cannabis. However, it appears that

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Police in Massachusetts Make Super Troopers Reference After Recovering Two Pounds of Weed

Great news, passing glancer! The police department of Braintree, Massachusetts — a suburb outside of Boston — have the “huge bag of cannabis” that you left sitting around for just about anyone to find. According to reports, a “good samaritan” exercised his neighborly goodwill by bringing the gym bag of weed into the police station

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