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Ben Hartman

Ben Hartman is a journalist with expertise in all things cannabis, organized crime families, refugees, and everything in between. Originally from Austin, he has reported across the Middle East and is the senior cannabis correspondent at The Cannigma.

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  • News

    Would Gov. Matthew McConaughey legalize weed ...

    Oft-shirtless Lincoln car pitchman and Academy Award winning actor Matthew McConaughey hasn’t declared he’s running...

    By Ben Hartman | April 20, 2021

  • Recipes

    Recipe: Cannabis cake, aka space cake

    Yield: One 8-inch two-layer cake Prep time: 40 minutesTotal time: 2 hours 55 mins(If you need...

    By Ben Hartman | April 19, 2021

  • News

    Cannabis in the classroom: The children’s boo...

    For countless students, the past school year was unlike any they’d seen before. But with...

    By Ben Hartman | April 14, 2021

  • Treatment

    ‘I feel almost the same as before I was diagn...

    Sometimes, where you’re meant to be is 180 degrees from where you started out. That...

    By Ben Hartman | April 14, 2021

  • Products

    What is rosin and what can you use it for?

    Rosin is a cannabis concentrate made by applying heat and pressure to dried cannabis flower,...

    By Ben Hartman | April 12, 2021

  • News

    There won’t be a THC ‘limit’ for driving in C...

    A task force on driving under the influence of cannabis in the state of California...

    By Ben Hartman | April 6, 2021

  • News

    What will legal weed mean in NY? Here’s what ...

    The city is still in mourning for those lost to COVID-19, the governor is facing...

    By Ben Hartman | April 5, 2021

  • Physiology

    How mood and vibe can change the way weed mak...

    For cannabis users, the where, how, and with whom can sometimes make all the difference. ...

    By Ben Hartman | April 1, 2021

  • Physiology

    Why cannabis can make your heart race

    One of the most common unwanted side effects of cannabis, a spike in heart rate,...

    By Ben Hartman | March 29, 2021

  • News

    Concert to memorialize Charlotte Figi, the gi...

    When a cause loses its lodestar, how do the survivors carry on the legacy? And...

    By Ben Hartman | March 26, 2021