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Throughout history, professional athletes have been punished by teams, leagues and the law for cannabis consumption. Several high-profile examples are listed below, showcasing just how serious such actions were viewed within the world of professional sports. 2004: Running back Ricky Williams is suspended from the National Football League for 4Continue Reading

The Reign Man hopes his store “inspires others to get involved with the legal cannabis industry, especially people of color.” The post NBA legend Shawn Kemp to open Seattle’s first Black-owned cannabis store appeared first on Leafly. Read More: NBA legend Shawn Kemp to open Seattle’s first Black-ownedContinue Reading

Al Harrington is no stranger to pain. After 16 seasons battling it out on the basketball court with some of the best professional athletes in the world, the former Indiana Pacer understands just how much the human body can withstand before it starts to break. Throughout his career, Harrington enduredContinue Reading

On Tuesday, the National Basketball Association’s Adam Silver went on the Bleacher Report’s “The Full 48” podcast and suggested the league might soon be making changes to its cannabis policy. This disclosure happened during a long conversation that might be the most in-depth public cannabis discussion had by a commissionerContinue Reading

Sports and pain go hand in hand. But then again, so do opioid painkillers and addiction. This is one of the primary reasons the discussion of allowing professional athletes to access medical marijuana has become so prevalent over the past few years. Many former players have come to suggest thatContinue Reading

Al Harrington is no stranger to pain. After 16 seasons battling it out on the basketball court with some of the best professional athletes in the world, the former Indiana Pacer understands just how much the human body can withstand before it starts to break. Throughout his career, Harrington enduredContinue Reading

From Seth Rogen’s gravity-bong-inspired proclamations to US senators slamming the pharmaceutical industry for opposing legalization, here are the week’s most notable cannabis quotes. The post ‘Dear God…So Crazy…COUGHCOUGH’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes appeared first on Leafly. Read More: ‘Dear God…So Crazy…COUGHCOUGH’: The Week in Cannabis QuotesContinue Reading