As the newly legalized marijuana trade of Washington state prepares to open its doors to the populous later next week, police across the state are preparing to put the kibosh on this historical event by staking out retail pot shops and busting people for stoned driving.
Legal marijuana businesses without bank accounts are unfairly assessed a 10 percent penalty on federal employee withholding taxes they are required to pay electronically but are forced to pay in cash, according to a lawsuit challenging the practice.
One-time governor of New Mexico and Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson has been named CEO and president of a new company that intends to develop products for both the medical and recreational sectors of the legal marijuana trade.
In what’s believed to be a first for a political campaign in Oregon, New Approach Oregon has announced they will be accepting the Bitcoin cryptocurrency for campaign donations.
It is with great sadness that HIGH TIMES has learned of the passing of our longtime friend, Stephen Gaskin. Over the years, he and his wife Ina May have contributed immensely to both our magazine and our Cannabis Cups, bringing an elevated consciousness and spirituality t...