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 Offer Medical Cannabis for Mental Health Conditions?
3 months ago

Which States Offer Medical Cannabis for Mental Health Conditions?

From Mental Health Awareness Month in May to World Suicide Prevention Day in September, destigmatizing mental illness is a year-round effort. These awareness events are 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…

Which States Allow Out-of-State Patients to Buy Medical Marijuana?
8 months ago

Which States Allow Out-of-State Patients to Buy Medical Marijuana?

  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 that will authorize qualified patients from out-of-state medical marijuana programs is still relatively small.  Which States Accept Out-of-State MMJ Cards? States…

Medical vs. Recreational: Cannabis Taxes Explained
1 year 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…