More Cannabis Reforms Coming for Denver?

Yesterday’s News – June 22, 2015     Pushing the envelope further in Colorado The same folks who brought you Amendment 64, which legalized the sale and use of recreational cannabis, are back at it again, fighting for the rights of the cannabis community. This time the dynamic duo, Mason Tvert of Marijuana Policy Project […]

Married Jane: Liz and Will Fitch of Green Delta Consulting

  Liz and Will Fitch have had a busy year. They launched a business, purchased their first home, and got married – all within a month’s time – and life hasn’t slowed down since. Their cannabis business firm, Green Delta Consulting, boasts the motto “always compliant, never complacent,” and Liz and Will have worked tirelessly […]

Law Enforcement Agencies Under Scrutiny

Yesterday’s News – April 22, 2015     Head of DEA To Step Down Next Month After years of mismanagement, Michele Leonhart will step down as the top official at the Drug Enforcement Administration. Her impending departure comes amidst controversy involving her agents, sex parties, and South American drug cartel money, which, according to Rep. […]

Ben & Jerry’s Readies BRRR-itos for 420

Yesterday’s News – April 20, 2015   Ben & Jerry’s 420 Commercial It seems only fair to start the 420 edition of Yesterday’s News on a lighthearted note. ICYMI, Ben & Jerry’s is releasing an amazing new dessert concoction in their scoop shops today, and they made a 420 commercial to get us all excited about […]

DPA Brings Modern Cannabis Consumption Out of the Basement

Yesterday’s News – April 17, 2015     The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) has launched a campaign to promote a new perspective on cannabis consumption. They shot stock photos of mature, modern adults ingesting cannabis in a variety of settings and have made the images available on their website for editorial use. The DPA hopes […]

Yesterday’s News – December 9, 2014

because nobody’s ready for today yet     Ben Cohen, half of the founding duo of what is arguably the world’s best commercially available ice cream, Ben and Jerry’s, wrote an op-ed in U.S. News and World Report that calls out the alcohol, tobacco, and pharmaceutical industries, among others, for lobbying to keep cannabis illegal […]

Amsterdam Cannabis Cup Stalled by Local Officials

  Long before legal recreational marijuana became a reality anywhere in the U.S., Amsterdam was the cannabis capital of the world and a journey to Holland to sample the coffee shops was a rite of passage for pot enthusiasts. For the past 27 years, Thanksgiving Week has signaled the annual Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam, a […]