Alexandra Solorio

Alexandra Solorio
Introducing Alexandra, an accomplished cannabis writer who has passionately pursued her craft for a decade. Through a decade-long journey, Alexandra has cultivated a profound connection with the cannabis world, translating her expertise into captivating prose. From unraveling the plant's rich history to exploring its therapeutic marvels and legal evolution, she has adeptly catered to both connoisseurs and newcomers. An unwavering advocate, Alexandra's words not only enlighten but also advocate responsible cannabis use, establishing her as an indispensable industry voice over the past ten years.

Minnesota Senate Approves Bill To Accelerate Licensing of Weed Businesses

The Minnesota Senate narrowly passed a bill last week on a 34-32 vote to speed up the licensing of cannabis…

Enemies of Weed Legalization Are Already Raising Money To Challenge Federal Rescheduling Effort

Last week, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced that marijuana would be changed from Schedule I, which classified it as…

Connecticut House Approves Bill Regulating Hemp Products

The Connecticut House of Representatives passed a bill this week regulating ingestible hemp products, with lawmakers saying the law is…

High-THC Flower Yields Few Serious Side Effects in Patients

Research results published in the journal drug psychiatrydebunks claims that high-THC cannabis poses unique health risks, based on an online…

Trenton Makes The World Takes: A Q&A with Tahir Johnson, CEO of Simply Pure Trenton

Tahir Johnson is the founder and CEO of simply pure trenton, the first licensed black-owned social equity clinic in New…

Cannabis Social Equity: Paving the Path for Inclusive Economic Opportunities

The cannabis industry is not a level playing field. Disappointing to say. But for the past three years, as a…

Marijuana Legalization In Maryland Is Pushing One City’s Mayor Out Of The Hemp Business

“We have to sell the farm,” said Federalsburg Mayor Kimberly Abner. “We’re not growing this year because we’re basically putting…

University of Nevada, Reno Announces Cannabis Scholarship

Two companies in the cannabis space, Green Flower and Curaleaf, announced in an August 8 press release that they are…

New Version of German Cannabis Legalization Bill Draft Possibly Arriving Next Week

German Health Minister Karl Lauterbach recently said in an interview with the Rheinische Post on August 9 that the federal…

Border Officials Seize 2,000 Pounds of Pot Disguised As Frozen Waffles

Officials working on the United States-Canada border late last month seized a massive shipment of marijuana that, at first blush,…

North America Dominates Seed Market, Report Indicates

With home grow on the rise and a growing understanding of cannabis genetics, the cannabis seed market is undergoing its…

K9 Named Karma Poses With 18-Pound Suitcase of Weed from Florida Airport Bust

Monday, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) in Orlando, Florida posted a photo on X, formerly known as Twitter, gloating…

New Zealand-Based Rugby Athlete Receives Suspension Following Positive THC Test

New Zealand rugby player, Isaia Walker-Leawere, recently tested positive for THC and has been banned from playing on any team…

Former Mayor of Adelanto, California Sentenced to Federal Prison for Accepting Pot-Related Bribes

On August 4, former Adelanto, California mayor Richard Kerr was found guilty of taking cannabis-related bribes while in office. According…

USDA’s Weekly Farm Column Puts the Spotlight on Indiana Hemp Cultivator

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) publishes a weekly column called “Fridays on the Farm” where it highlights various farmers…

Bill Gates Confesses to Seth Rogen He Smoked Weed in High School ‘To Be Cool’

Microsoft founder Bill Gates shared with actor and acclaimed stoner Seth Rogen that he, too, has a history with cannabis…

Ohio Legalization Campaign Submits Additional Signatures To Qualify For Ballot

The supporters of a proposed ballot measure to legalize adult-use cannabis in Ohio last week submitted petitions with more than…

New Jersey Officer Reinstated After Being Fired For Positive Cannabis Drug Test

A police officer in Jersey City, New Jersey was fired for testing positive for THC in a drug test. Last…

OLCC Official Files Claim Against Oregon Governor

Former Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) director Steve Marks led the agency for almost a decade but was fired in…

Arkansas Hemp Firms File Suit Against Delta-8 THC Ban

A group of hemp businesses has filed a legal action challenging a new Arkansas law that bans hemp-derived psychoactive cannabinoids…