Amsterdam Cannabis Cup Stays Open, But Crowd Frustrated

By Jake Browne, The Cannabist Staff AMSTERDAM — Don’t tell High Times the Amsterdam Cannabis Cup is canceled, shut down or in any way shuttered. Determined to proceed with the 27th annual event, organizers opened the Melkweg on Monday morning as if it were business as usual at the venue. Passes, tote bags and T-shirts were Read the full article…

Oregon Dispensary Busts: Lives Devastated for Nothing

OREGON:  The final arguments have been heard in the last of three prosecutions that targeted medical marijuana dispensaries in northern, southern and eastern Oregon.  In the end, after tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars spent, hundreds of police and prosecutor hours wasted, dozens of felony drug charges, and five families’ lives devastated, the worst sentence handed out Read the full article…

Cannabis Cup: Denver Holds Festival In The Shadow Of State Capitol

COLORADO:  Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of 20 April has gone mainstream in the first state in the US to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered this weekend in Colorado for cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment, from a marijuana industry expo called the Cannabis Cup; to 4/20-themed concerts at Read the full article…

Limits On Marijuana Advertising Land Colorado In Court

COLORADO: Two publications have sued Colorado in federal court over restrictions that prohibit the state’s legalized recreational marijuana industry from advertising on television, radio, online or in most print publications. High Times magazine, which caters to marijuana enthusiasts, and Westword, a Colorado alternative weekly newspaper, said in a suit filed this week in U.S. District Court Read the full article…

High Times Launches $100 Million Growth Fund Despite Climate Of Uncertainty

NEW YORK: Why is everybody buzzing about silly ol’ David Brooks? We have more important pot-related news to talk about. High Times, the largest cannabis-related publication in the world, recently announced that it is making moves to establish a private equity fund to provide legitimate pot startups with much-needed capital.

High Times Launches $100 Million Growth Fund Despite Climate Of Uncertainty

NEW YORK: Why is everybody buzzing about silly ol’ David Brooks? We have more important pot-related news to talk about. High Times, the largest cannabis-related publication in the world, recently announced that it is making moves to establish a private equity fund to provide legitimate pot startups with much-needed capital.

Watch Your Pot Posts On Social Media

CYBERSPACE: We here at High Times have high hopes that everyone out there is careful with what you are posting on social media…because if you post the wrong thing, it can seriously come back to bite you in the ass.

The Kinds Of Things You Might Eat From State Pot Stores

WASHINGTON: When you’ll be able to buy marijuana in a state-licensed store (21+ locations possible for Seattle alone!) sometime in 2014, there are a surprising range of things with THC in them that you might be able to buy for eating, smoking or vaping.

The Kinds Of Things You Might Eat From State Pot Stores

WASHINGTON: When you’ll be able to buy marijuana in a state-licensed store (21+ locations possible for Seattle alone!) sometime in 2014, there are a surprising range of things with THC in them that you might be able to buy for eating, smoking or vaping.

Cannabis Cup, Seattle: ‘The Investment Opportunities Are Exploding Daily’

WASHINGTON: Walking through the U.S. Cannabis Cup (High Times is putting it on in Seattle this weekend) with a couple of questions such as “Has the announcement by the Department of Justice changed the marijuana landscape?”