Do ‘Broad City’ stars Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer smoke real weed on set?


By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff While “Broad City’s” third season started out slow, things have really picked up in the Comedy Central half-hour’s last couple episodes. This season’s fourth episode, “Rat Pack,” was well-paced and hysterical — what with Ilana Glazer’s weed-fueled, rat-infested house party filled with Abbi Jacobson’s

Father of New York’s Medical Marijuana Program wants More Companies Licensed to Grow and Sell

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New York’s medical marijuana law, known as the Compassionate Care Act, launched just last month but has been the target of harsh criticism since Governor Andrew Cuomo signed it in July of 2014. Now Albany’s biggest advocate for legal medical marijuana, Manhattan assemblyman Richard Gottfried, has proposed legislation to improve the program. Gottfried, who originally introduced the measure in 1997, has been among the most forthright critics of the version that was eventually made into…