Emily Overholt

Emily Overholt is a writer and editor with a longstanding passion for the political and personal impact of cannabis. She often looks at the intersection of cannabis, business, politics and human stories. When not online, she can be found spoiling her dogs.

Emily Overholt
Since October 19, 2020

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Medical vs. Recreational: Cannabis Taxes Explained
9 months ago

Medical vs. Recreational: Cannabis Taxes Explained

With 19 states currently selling recreational cannabis, it may be tempting to forgo a medical card, even if you qualify as a patient. While recreational marijuana is accessible in many states for those of age, there are still some benefits to having a medical marijuana card and purchasing medical marijuana instead of recreational pot. For…

Colorado Legislature Looks to Crack Down on Cannabis
1 year ago

Colorado Legislature Looks to Crack Down on Cannabis

While Colorado rocked the nation by being one of the first states to legalize cannabis for adult use, lawmakers are looking to curb the use of the plant, particularly in teens. A bill introduced May 14 in the Colorado legislature strictly limits the purchase of concentrated cannabis sometimes known as “dabs” or “wax,” and would…

Which States Offer Medical Cannabis For Mental Health Conditions?
1 year ago

Which States Offer Medical Cannabis For Mental Health Conditions?

Mental Health Awareness Month has been celebrated in the United States in May since 1949. This is a time to reflect, share resources, and support those who deal with mental health concerns. And there are many among us. According to the 2021 State of Mental Health in America by nonprofit organization Mental Health America (MHA),…