Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Is Pot A Threat To Our Energy Sources?

Some Say Pot Isn't Really Green The $3.5 billion U.S. cannabis market is emerging as one of the nation’s most power-hungry industries, with the 24-hour demands of thousands of indoor growing sites taxing aging electricity...

Canada’s Federal Report on Marijuana Completed… So Now What?

Canada’s marijuana task force announced last week that it has fulfilled its mission and soon will deliver a final report to the government outlining recommendations for the country’s legal cannabis framework. The report is being...

Breaking: Australia Has Just Legalized Medical Marijuana Across the Entire Continent

The amendments were made to their Narcotic Drugs Act,which means legal cannabis farms and the distribution of marijuana products will have to governments go-ahead. Sussan Ley, the Minister of Health, said in a statement“This is...

NFL Players Union To Consider Cannabis

Could The NFL Be The First Sports Union To Okay Medical Marijuana? In early January, former quarterback Jake Plummer sat side by side with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at Sports Authority Field in Denver to...

Arizona: Ban on MMJ on College Campuses Struck Down (For Now)

Legal cannabis is also legal at Arizona schools—in the dormitories and on the college green. An Arizona high court has struck down a ban on medical marijuana at the state’s college and university campuses. Following...

These Are the 10 Best and Worst States for Medical Cannabis

Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the medical cannabis patient advocacy group, recently released its annual report assigning letter grades to states based on the proficiency of their medical cannabis programs. The good news: 39...

Marijuana Legalization May Be In Hot Water

Attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., is a fervent foe of marijuana legalization. But if he were confirmed as President-elect Trump’s top law enforcement official, would he really have any power to put...

Higher Education Marijuana Policy: Can You Carry Pot On Campus?

After the legalization of marijuana in California, Massachusetts, Maine and Nevada, by voters, the question of marijuana policy on campus is the new topic. Now, everyone in these four states, along with the ones...

Yes, Marijuana Works For Pain!

Three puffs a day of cannabis, better known as marijuana, helps people with chronic nerve pain due to injury or surgery feel less pain and sleep better, a Canadian team has found.''It's been known...

Los Angeles Sheriff Thinks Feds May Target Legal Cannabis

The leader of the nation’s largest sheriff’s department expects federal drug agents will attempt to step up marijuana enforcement as California moves forward with legalization. But he believes there isn’t the manpower to conduct...

New Concerns For States With Legalized Marijuana

New Laws, New Concerns Hey, Arkansas, California, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, Montana, Nevada and North Dakota, you just adopted some new marijuana laws. So what now? Well, worry. Now there are going to be “literally hundreds” of issues...

California Treasurer Asks Trump Advice on Pot Banking Issues

Could President-Elect Trump Help The Booming Marijuana Biz in California? California Treasurer John Chiang on Friday appealed to President-elect Donald Trump for guidance on how the state’s projected $7 billion marijuana industry can participate in...