Half Of Americans Continue To Support Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

The recent poll revealed that about 8 in 10 adults support the legalization of marijuana for medical treatment (82% 2016; 81% 2015), while half of Americans support legalizing marijuana for recreational use (50%; 49% respectively). Just over 2 in 5 adults (42%) oppose the legalization of marijuana for recreational use, particularly those ages 65 and older (56% oppose).

NEW YORK: As of last month’s elections, four more states voted to decriminalize marijuana for both medical and recreational use, bringing the grand total to 8 states that have legalized recreational marijuana (9, including Washington D.C.).  The Harris Poll revisited the topic of legalized marijuana this month and found that, even with more states joining the Read the full article…

Trailer Park Boys Choose OrganiGram as Strategic Cannabis Partner

Trailer Park Boys Get Into Pot Biz

CANADA: OrganiGram Holdings announced that it has been chosen as the exclusive Canadian cannabis producer, business partner and brand developer for Nova Scotia-based Trailer Park Boys (“TPB”). As part of the agreement, OrganiGram will work with the team at TPB Productions Ltd. to develop branding, packaging, and a competitive product portfolio targeted towards recreational marijuana consumers and Read the full article…

Oregrown And Humane Society Partner On Senior Pet Adoptions

Oregrown partners with Humane Society to help old pets find homes

OREGON: Oregon’s premier farm to table cannabis company, has partnered with the Humane Society of Central Oregon to cover the costs of adopting older pets. “Imagine the perfect pet – one that doesn’t chew or scratch the furniture, is house-trained from day one, and is full of love,” said Oregrown co-founder Christina Hadar. “That’s what you tend to get when Read the full article…

Marijuana Channel One Invites You To Turn On, Tune In

Turn On, Tune In, Subscribe to MJChannelOne

Not Your Daddy’s YouTube, Marijuana Channel One invites you to Turn on, Tune in, and Catch the buzz. Legalization is blazing across the land, and there to chronicle and promote it all is Marijuana Channel One. Home to hundreds of original videos, including interviews with industry thought leaders and highlights from grassroots MJBA live events Read the full article…

Higher Ground’s “Cannabis Clicker” Turns The Channel On Reefer Madness

Higher Ground Clicker Ad

WASHINGTON: Seattle-based multi-media company Higher Ground has created a new ad to support legalization reform efforts across the country. “Cannabis Clicker” will air in the five States with recreational legalization ballots: California, Maine, Nevada, Arizona and Massachusetts. The ad will also run in States with medical marijuana votes – including Oklahoma, Florida, Arkansas, North Dakota Read the full article…

Meet The Fresh Toast Power Duo JJ McKay and Eric Snow

The Fresh Toast's Eric Snow and JJ McKay.

By David Rheins I had the opportunity to sit down with JJ McKay, the founder and publisher of The Fresh Toast and his president, Eric Snow this week.  The two, along with New York-based Editor Kelly Barbieri, have launched a new lifestyle website targeting the “canna curious” — the 85% of America who consume cannabis, Read the full article…

The Fresh Toast Launches In NYC

The Fresh Toast Team

NEW YORK: The Fresh Toast, a new lifestyle/entertainment platform offering a destination for delight, discovery and sides of cannabis and soon to be music & comedy, launched last week in NYC.   The Fresh Toast is redefining the perception of cannabis globally by becoming a daily destination for readers looking for some morning delight……but will also redefine the perception of cannabis globally. Guests Read the full article…

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Launches “Fried Egg 2016″ Campaign

This is your brain on drugs

NEW YORK: The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, a national nonprofit committed to helping families struggling with their son or daughter’s substance use, launched a campaign that illustrates the evolution of the drug landscape, including the challenging questions parents get asked by their kids. The new campaign breaks today and features a :30 TV ad and a Read the full article…

Merry Jane To Serve As Executive Producers Of MTV’s New Series “Mary + Jane”

"Cannabis is the new rock n roll."

CALIFORNIA: Pot-driven media platform Merry Jane is the new executive producer of MTV’s new cannabis scripted television show, “Mary + Jane”. “Mary + Jane” was created by executive producers and writers, Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont (“Can’t Hardly Wait”). Entertainment 360′s Guymon Casady (“Game of Thrones”), Marcus Blakely and Jill McElroy serve as executive producers. Snoop Dogg and Ted Chung from Merry Jane serve as executive producers. In addition, Read the full article…

Top Medellin Cartel Drug Pilot Roger Reaves, Releases His Memoir “Smuggler.”

Smuggler book cover

CALIFORNIA: Roger Reaves grew up a poor farm boy who went from making ‘Moonshine’ to becoming one of the most prolific smugglers of the 20th century.  He covered six continents; transporting 20 ton shiploads of hash, tons of cocaine, and completed more than one-hundred sorties across the US. Border with plane loads of marijuana. Read more Read the full article…