Madison Margolin covers cannabis for publications including Motherboard/VICE, Playboy and Rolling Stone. Having lived in Berkeley and Tel Aviv, as an L.A. native her favorite place in the world will always be Canter's Deli.
2 days ago | Marijuana
Alice Moon, the self-dubbed entrepreneur, influencer and writer, came to Los Angeles from New Orleans eight years ago and worked her way up from waitressing to budtending to launching a short-lived edible startup called Swallow, nominated best tec...
6 days ago | Marijuana
Veteran Korey Rowe recently finished a cross-country road trip to make a documentary called Mile Marker, shedding light on his battle buddies' stories and showing how those who struggle with PTSD could be helped by cannabis. On Tuesday, May 22, th...
16 days ago | Homeless
In 2017, a group of generous DIY do-gooders looked at L.A.'s rampant homeless problem, and then at the city's flourishing weed industry, and decided to use the latter to help the former. What's become known as Weed the Homeless isn't a fancy opera...
19 days ago | Marijuana
"The country is beyond the tipping point for cannabis, and it's great to hear a reflection of that from the White House, but it doesn't change how we counsel clients," says cannabis licensing attorney Ariel Clark. "Because does the announcement re...
27 days ago | Marijuana
A former police station in Long Beach is now a medical marijuana dispensary aptly named the Station. Having officially opened earlier this month, the Station plays off the theme of the building's former purpose. "It's like a crossroads for the end...
1 month ago | Marijuana
Cannabis for spirituality and wellness — to nourish the soul, if you will — goes beyond pure recreation or specified medical purposes. Putting aside any judgments about hippie-dippie rhetoric, spirituality and wellness are increasingly the driving...