Three marijuana retailers are suing Lewis County over an ordinance approved last year that essentially bans cannabis-related businesses in unincorporated Lewis County by requiring them to get approval from the federal government, which provides no such permission. The complaint, filed in July 2017, says the county’s ordinance is contrary to…

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The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill legalizing industrial hemp. Proponents said Tuesday that the bill was a development opportunity that could be a boon for farmers and businesses. Hemp, which can be used as raw material for manufacturing, comes from the same plant as marijuana but…

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First things first: cannabis-infused topicals do not get you high. I repeat, they do not get you high. Even when said creams, lotions and potions are formulated with THC. Most products on the market, though, are CBD-based, which when applied to the skin (and not absorbed into the bloodstream) provide…

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A bill creating a marijuana delivery pilot program in Colorado rolled through a key legislative committee Wednesday. The House Finance Committee on an 8 to 5 vote advanced House Bill 1092, which would establish an 18-month pilot project allowing for home-delivered medical and recreational cannabis. As initially written, the state…

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Molson Coors Brewing Co. now considers legal cannabis a potential “risk factor” to its business. Molson Coors, which maintains headquarters in Denver and Montreal, on Wednesday joined the growing ranks of established, traditional publicly traded companies to address the burgeoning marijuana industry in their annual financial reports filed with the…

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You can buy pot-laced jerky, marijuana body oils and Valentine’s themed joints in some states that have legalized cannabis in recent years. But you will not find Marlboro brand marijuana cigarettes, despite online articles suggesting they’re on sale. The false story has circulated for years and the latest iteration says…

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