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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Which states allow out-of-state patients to buy medical marijuana?
4 days ago

Which states allow out-of-state patients to buy medical marijuana?

This blog was originally written by Anthony Dutcher but has been updated with new information as states continue to change their regulations nationwide. Looking to find your medical cannabis in a state that hasn’t yet legalized it? It may be tempting to drive across neighboring state lines with more cannabis-friendly laws. However, the number of states…

If Recreational Cannabis is Legal, Why Keep a Medical Card? One Answer: Employment
1 month ago

If Recreational Cannabis is Legal, Why Keep a Medical Card? One Answer: Employment

The November 2020 election was a great win for advocates for cannabis legal reform, with four states voting to legalize recreational cannabis, joining the 11 other states that have decriminalized recreational cannabis use. South Dakota, in addition to legalizing recreational use, passed medical cannabis legislation—as did Mississippi—bringing the total number of states where cannabis is…

Medical Cannabis Prices Vary Widely Between States
1 month ago

Medical Cannabis Prices Vary Widely Between States

Medical cannabis helps millions of patients across the U.S. According to the Marijuana Policy Project, more than 4.3 million Americans have medical cards. That’s almost 2% of eligible persons in states where medical cannabis is legal, as of December. However, access to medical cannabis is not the same across states. In a study of recent…