Business
Watch: New Episode of 'High Finance'

Watch: New Episode of 'High Finance'

The latest installment of High Finance is finally here! Once again, the ladies from stonedgirls.com cover a wide array of financial topics in the cannabis industry. From Ohio making moves to Illinois slowly but surely getting its act together, and last but not least, on to a big name CEO taking the helm of a major MMJ company — the stories just keep coming.

High Finance brings you up-to-date news on marijuana investments, stocks, economy, company profiles, and new business ventures. Look for new episodes every Tuesday and Friday, and watch the latest video below.

Health
Minnesota say's Marijuana Wax is the Culprit of Death and Overdoses

Minnesota Authorities Say Marijuana Wax Caused Death and Overdoses

When a case involving cannabis concentrates first landed on the desk of Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie, feeling somewhat perplexed and unfamiliar with the term, he had to fire up the computer and use Google to assist in the initial stages of the investigation.

Seems Sheriff Leslie is not alone. Many states, mostly in middle America, are just learning about marijuana concentrates, often referred to as wax, shatter, and oil.

"I had never heard of it," Sheriff Leslie said.

Business
Willie Nelson to Launch Weed Brand 'Willie's Reserve'

Willie Nelson to Launch Weed Brand 'Willie's Reserve'

Willie Nelson shocked no one when he announced plans to launch his own new brand of weed, Willie's Reserve.

It's no secret that Nelson is a huge fan of marijuana and supporter of legalization — the man has spent his life and dedicated his celebrity to advocating for the cause. 

"Really he wants it, at the end of the day, to envelop what his personal morals and convictions are," Michael Bowman, spokesman for Willie's Reserve, told The Daily Beast. "So from the store itself to how they'll work with suppliers and how things are operated, it's going to be very reflective of Willie's life."

Legal
Georgia Passes Bill to Legalize Certain Forms of Medical Marijuana

Georgia Passes Bill to Legalize Certain Forms of Medical Marijuana

The Georgia House of Representatives emphatically passed a bill Wednesday to legalize the use of cannabis oil for treatment of eight specified serious illnesses, including epilepsy in children. Gov. Nathan Deal is expected to sign the bill into law this Friday.

The bill is named Haleigh’s Hope Act for the 5-year-old girl with epilepsy whose parents were forced to move to Colorado so their daughter could get treatment when a similar bill failed in Georgia last year. This time, it passed in the House by a resounding vote of 160-1.

Lifestyle
Berner Reviews Hardcore OG on WeedMaps TV

Berner Reviews Hardcore OG on WeedMaps TV

Hardcore OG is known as one of the most famous, intense extracts in the dab world. Wiz Khalifa and Action Bronson have both rapped about its intensity, and its reputation for potency and quality is unmatched. However, the flower has yet to achieve the same level of fame as its concentrated form.

Watch Bay Area rapper and Girl Scout Cookies creator Berner review the taste, smoke, and effects of the Hardcore OG flower in this WeedMaps special and see for yourself: the flower can be just as good as its nectar.