Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Cannabis Now Has Its Own Congressional Committee

Amid widespread uncertainty about how the Trump administration will handle state-legal cannabis, a group of federal lawmakers on Thursday announced the formation of a Congressional Cannabis Caucus. The bipartisan group hopes to validate the...

Law Enforcement & Nevada’s Legalized Pot Problem

Law enforcement officials in Nevada are split about whether to prosecute marijuana possession cases since a newly approved Nevada initiative will make recreational pot legal in less than six weeks. The city prosecutor in Reno...

Canada Expected to Legalize Cannabis by July 1, 2018

CBC News reported earlier this evening that Canada’s Liberal government, led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, is expected to propose legislation in early April that will, if adopted, lead to the full adult-use legalization of...

California Hopes Trump Can Settle Marijuana Differences

Cali Needs Trump For Pot Unity Sacramento’s agenda isn’t always in sync with Washington’s, regardless of which party controls the White House. And given the recent posturing by Democratic legislators in the Golden State, California...

Miamians Throw “Medical Marijuana Party” With 50 Pounds of Weed, Get Arrested

Most sensible Americans these days believe in ending the War on Drugs. The facts are clear that low-level drug arrests ruin lives and tear families apart. Some day, selling weed in Florida will no...

CBD Oil Can Be The Key To Combat Drug & Alcohol Abuse

There’s wide-ranging research on alcohol’s potentially damaging effects to both the mind and body, specifically liver damage and neurodegeneration. While intensive analysis on cannabis and its phytonutrient constituents has been somewhat limited over the...

Marijuana map: Cities, towns developing rules for recreational pot

Recreational marijuana businesses are on the road to becoming legal in Massachusetts but not in every city or town. At least 81 communities throughout Massachusetts have established or considered restrictions on the recreational marijuana...

Should Marijuana Be Used As An Aid To Opiod Recovery?

There is a deadly opioid epidemic sweeping across the United States, and it claimed the lives of over 15,000 people in 2015. Whether in the form of heroin or potent prescription painkillers like fentanyl, thousands of people...

Marijuana Advocates Mobilize Ahead of Trump AG Pick

Advocates Mobilize Ahead of Sessions' Hearing Marijuana legalization activists are organizing a national “Day of Action” on Monday to protest the potential confirmation of Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as the nation’s attorney general. Sessions, a 70-year-old...

CBD & THC For Chronic Pain Relief

Cannabis is a flowering plant. When cannabis is grown for medicine, the flowers (also known as buds) and leaves of the female plant are cured resulting in what we generally regard as cannabis, or...

To Toke Up or No: Is Pot Legal Yet In Maine?

Is Pot Legal Yet In Maine? So now that the election is over, only one thing is on our minds: Is pot legal in Maine yet? They votes are still being counted as of November...

Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana by State

Although cannabis remains illegal on the federal level in the United States, some individual states have legalized cannabis for valid medical purposes (and two states, Washington and Colorado, have legalized cannabis both medically and...