Miroslav Tomoski

Miroslav Tomoski is a political reporter at Herb. He studied US politics at the University of Windsor and has been reporting as a freelancer since the 2016 election. His work has taken him across 30 states and – in the hopes of making it to all 50 – he is now looking for a good reason to go to Oklahoma.


Some polls show that the majority of voters in New Hampshire support ending cannabis prohibition. Now, a petition demanding cannabis legalization has been launched to give the state’s citizens a voice.


Two deaths linked to synthetic cannabis have sparked a warning from Milwaukee police to discontinue the sale of poisons used in the making of the man-made drug.

A hand measuring the pulse of someone who appears to have overdosed on synthetic cannabis

The most passion, skill, and talent is often found in those who were formerly labeled as criminals under prohibition. Many CEO’s believe it is also the only way to eliminate the black market entirely.

Cannabis plants grow under artificial lights

Cannabis advocates expected legalization to happen this fall.

Michigan voters split on legalization

Massachusetts’ recreational market was supposed to open on July 1. The latest holdup is a lack of licensed labs for testing cannabis.

Man sniffs cannabis sample at first retail shop in Massachusetts

Last fall, Constellation Brands invested $200 million in Canadian cannabis producer Canopy Growth.

President and CEO of Constellation Brands Inc., Rob Sands.

Imperial Brands—which markets cigarettes like Kool and Winston—invested in a UK cannabis startup.

Woman smoking a cigarette. Imperial Brands is investing in the cannabis industry

The cannabis industry is becoming a political force to be reckoned with.

Alexus Alcala of Denver happy and still smoking after the 420 countdown in the rain at the Denver 420 Rally at Civic Center Park in downtown Denver on April 20, 2017. The state's recreational market is only six years old and the cannabis industry already has an influential political lobby.

They join a growing number of Democratic parties calling for legalization.

Chair of the Texas Democrats Gilberto Hinojosas

Synthetic cannabis and real cannabis couldn’t be more different. Recently, officials at the Illinois Department of Public Health released a statement about the increasing danger of synthetic marijuana.

Kieth Kruskall with the Drug Enforcement Administration, holds up a package of synthetic cannabis

The bill would also allow states to decide whether they want to legalize without fear of interference from the feds.

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) talks to reporters following his party's weekly policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol May 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

There’s an extremely high turnover rate among dispensary employees in Colorado and Washington.

Budtenders in Colorado and Washington have a very high turnover rate

On Tuesday (June 26), Oklahoma became the 30th state to legalize medical cannabis.

BREAKING: Oklahoma Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Massachusetts’ recreational market is slated for an underwhelming launch on July 1.

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey (Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Rhode Island is now, by far, the most expensive place to operate a dispensary in the Northeast.

Rhode Island Hikes Its Annual Dispensary Fee From $5,000 to $250,000

In recent weeks, immigration authorities have separated more than 2,300 migrant children from their families.

U.S. Border Patrol agents take Central American asylum seekers into custody on June 12, 2018 near McAllen, Texas. The immigrant families were then sent to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) processing center for possible separation. U.S. border authorities are executing the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy towards undocumented migrants. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Cannabis advocates in Utah wanted to make sure the state didn’t drag their feet on rolling out the market.

Gary Herbert, governor of Utah, speaks during an interview in the Gold Room of the State Capitol building in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. (Photo by Cayve Clifford/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

State-licensed banks would finally allow the cannabis industry access to basic services like loans and checks.

California Considers Licensing Cannabis Banks To Circumvent Federal Restrictions

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