Cheech Marin is Helping People Register Retail Cannabis Businesses in California

With legal recreational weed scheduled to start in California in just a couple weeks, Secretary of State Alex Padilla busy preparing the registry process for cannabis startup...

The Push to Allow Studies on CBD for Pets

When the government declared last year that even CBD (the non-psychoactive compound in marijuana) was illegal under federal law and on the list of Schedule I Substances,...

It’s Reefer Madness in Utah: Cops Say Weed Makes People Sick, Stupid, and More...

Utah has long been considered one of the most conservative states in the country. Home to the largest Mormon population in the US, banned the positive discussions...

ACLU Leader Says Legalizing Marijuana is a “Racial Justice Issue”

In a country with supposed “equal rights for all”, it’s no secret that several minority groups are often treated as anything but equal. Take the war on...

Can Cannabis Save the Fallen Economy of Greece?

Medical cannabis became legal in Greece in June 2017, and many are hoping that cannabis will be what saves this Mediterranean country’s fallen economy. Where Greece was...

US Senator Elizabeth Warren Questions Secretary Health and Human Services Nominee about Cannabis

Elizabeth Warren is a popular political dignitary throughout the US. This US Senator from Massachusetts is one that petitions for better health care, abortion rights, and rights...

According to Sessions, Federal Marijuana Enforcement is High Priority

No matter how many lives it’s saved, how many studies show its potential as medicine, how many people advocate for legalization, or how many states legalize it...

Will the Global Marijuana Market Be Worth $30 Billion? Research Analysts Say Yes

The global marijuana market is currently worth roughly $7.7 billion. In four years, it’s projected this number will reach over $30 billion. Marijuana market research group, The...

Peru is the Latest Latin American Country to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Peru has officially been added to the list of Latin American countries who have legalized medical marijuana. Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski signed a bill last week...

4 States With the Strictest Marijuana Laws

Living in Colorado and other states that have passed recreational cannabis laws can make you forget that there are still some states out there that impose ridiculously...

Colorado Marijuana Sales Almost $140 Million for Three Consecutive Months

Although things were relatively quiet on the election front in Colorado this year regarding cannabis, sales are still strong. Data collected for September 2017 showed that Colorado...

Florida Slow to Move Forward with Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana passed in Florida unanimously in last year’s elections. Approved by 72 percent of voters, patients of the Sunshine State eagerly anticipated using medical cannabis for...

This Just In…Marijuana Election Results 2017

Tuesday’s elections brought big news for some advocates of marijuana legalization. There were several states with marijuana measures on the ballot, many of which brought favorable results...

Gov. Chris Christie Condemned by Republican Congressman Over Views of Medical Cannabis

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie also shares the role as chairman of President Trump’s Commission on Combatting Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis. He also happens to...

Why California Isn’t Prepared to Sell Recreational Pot

California’s poised to start recreational pot sales January 1st. This doesn’t necessarily mean the Golden State is prepared. With only 8 weeks to go until California recreational...

Latest Gallup Poll Results: Americans Favor Marijuana Legalization More Than Ever

The number of Americans who favor marijuana legalization continues to steadily climb. The latest Gallup poll results released last week showed 64 percent of adults who took place...

Letter to VA Secretary Urges Medical Marijuana Research for Vets

A letter written last week is is urging the VA to put efforts into research on medical marijuana for vets. Although medical marijuana has been shown to...

Longmont Lifts Ban on Marijuana Shops

When recreational marijuana was legalized in Colorado in 2012, not all cities welcomed the green rush with open arms. Cities like Colorado Springs, Greely, Castle Rock, and...

Medical Cannabis for Cops?

In early October, a monumental moment occurred in the legal marijuana movement. A congressional committee recently held a debate about the medical use of cannabis by cops....

Mexico Has Legalized Medical Marijuana

Mexico recently took massive steps in medical marijuana policy. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed a decree in June that not only legalized medical marijuana, but also categorized...
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Medical Cannabis – Treatment For Autistic Children

It is quite strange that at present no state in US categorizes Autism in the list of conditions for which medicinal cannabis can be used. Only with...
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Medical Cannabis Licensing Process – Health Canada

Health Canada is incorporating several changes to streamline and improve the process of the licensing of medical cannabis. This is for producers to accelerate the increased cultivation...

Medicinal Marijuana – Legalisation Calls in UK

A group of peers and MPs conducted an inquiry for legalising medicinal cannabis for patients suffering from certain health problems. Currently, medicinal Marijuana is being used extensively...
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Cannabis Plant for Chronic Pain – Brief History

Seeds, flowers, roots and buds of cannabis plant have been in use as oil, powder, drinks, paste, drugs and edibles in the treatment of health problems for...