Companies Claim Cannabis Products Make Cancer ‘Commit Suicide’—and the FDA Is Not Having It

Companies Claim Cannabis Products Make Cancer ‘Commit Suicide’—and the FDA Is Not Having It

This week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) publicly scolded and threatened companies claiming that cannabis-based products could treat or cure cancer. In the harshly...
‘I Spent the Next Day and a Half in Bed’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes

‘I Spent the Next Day and a Half in Bed’: The Week in Cannabis...

This week, we hear from a bevy of celebrities about cannabis, from long-time Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek trippin’ hard on some potent potables edibles, Larry Flint...
Wiener warns proposed SF cannabis restrictions will ‘kill off’ industry

Wiener warns proposed SF cannabis restrictions will ‘kill off’ industry

The Board of Supervisors’ proposal Thursday to further restrict cannabis outlets in San Francisco is coming...
First pictures inside £1m cannabis farms after 12 men jailed for 39 years

First pictures inside £1m cannabis farms after 12 men jailed for 39 years

A dozen men have been jailed for their role in a cross-country conspiracy growing cannabis worth over £1million. On Friday six more men were sent...
Scott Wiener says SF supervisors seem to be squelching cannabis industry

Scott Wiener says SF supervisors seem to be squelching cannabis industry

Photo: Nick Otto, Special To The Chronicle Image 1of/2 Caption Close Image 1 of 2 State Sen. Scott Wiener addressed...
Marijuana Paradise Nestled in Mendocino County

Marijuana Paradise Nestled in Mendocino County

Although Mendocino County is known for its vineyards, Flow Kana is using an 80-acre plot of land in Redwood Valley to produce marijuana —...
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Gov. LePage Stands in the Way of Maine Recreational Cannabis

Gov. Paul LePage holds the key to the future of cannabis regulation in the state of Maine. And on Nov. 3, he temporarily locked...
Oberlin chosen for marijuana cultivation site

Oberlin chosen for marijuana cultivation site

Advertisement OBERLIN – A marijuana cultivator from Cleveland has been awarded a license to grow medical pot in Oberlin. The state announced Friday the...
7 houses forfeited to state after marijuana raids; see what was in them

7 houses forfeited to state after marijuana raids; see what was in them

Posted November 03, 2017 at 02:05 PM | Updated November 03, 2017 at 02:06 PM hpt.forfeitcollage.01 Henry Taylor $190,700 worth of forfeited property SAGINAW COUNTY, MI...
Rastafarianism Saved This Man From A Cannabis Conviction

Rastafarianism Saved This Man From A Cannabis Conviction

It's official: in the eyes of the law, cannabis use can indeed be considered a spiritual practice – if you're a Rastafari, that is.  A Rastafarian man...
Announcing Our First Book, ‘The Leafly Guide to Cannabis’

Announcing Our First Book, ‘The Leafly Guide to Cannabis’

Leafly is thrilled to announce the launch of our first book, The Leafly Guide to Cannabis. Published by Twelve Books, this project has been...
Is Cannabis Toxic to Dogs?

Is Cannabis Toxic to Dogs?

It is surprisingly easy to fall into the trap of believing that something is true if you hear it repeated often enough. For instance,...
New Paltz officials dig into marijuana arrest figures

New Paltz officials dig into marijuana arrest figures

After speakers leveled accusations that there are far too many marijuana arrests in New Paltz at a recent town board meeting, and some of...
Cannabis growing into the mainstream

Cannabis growing into the mainstream

Cloverdale’s Patrick King a leader in expanding industry Patrick King’s first arrest was at age 11. It was for growing marijuana. King has always been interested...
Here’s Why The Word “Marijuana” Could Be Banned In Canada

Here’s Why The Word “Marijuana” Could Be Banned In Canada

In the recent months leading toward legalization, you've probably noticed that representatives of the Canadian government and Health Canada are referring to the plant that...
Ontario government outlines first 14 cities to host cannabis shops

Ontario government outlines first 14 cities to host cannabis shops

The Ontario government has named the first 14 cities that will receive standalone cannabis stores by July 2018.The Ministry of Finance and Liquor Control...
Why This Marijuana Stock Didn’t Sink Despite a Huge Earnings Miss

Why This Marijuana Stock Didn’t Sink Despite a Huge Earnings Miss

Wall Street analysts expected Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY) to report dismal third-quarter results. But they didn't know just how bad those results would actually be.Insys...
Cannabis activists say they still have work to do after legalization

Cannabis activists say they still have work to do after legalization

Cannabis activists say that while they’ve succeeded in helping to push for marijuana legalization across the country, their work is far from over. The federal...
2 arrested with 70 pounds of marijuana in their car

2 arrested with 70 pounds of marijuana in their car

On November 1st a vehicle heading east on I-94 near Fargo was stopped for a traffic violation. A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed...
First round of Ohio medical marijuana grow license winners announced

First round of Ohio medical marijuana grow license winners announced

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Ohio Department of Commerce on Friday announced 11 companies that will grow medical marijuana in the state's new program.  The department...
Men bombard Pennsylvania gynecologist for medical marijuana

Men bombard Pennsylvania gynecologist for medical marijuana

ALTOONA, Pa. -- A Pennsylvania gynecologist says she has been inundated with calls from men trying to set up appointments after hearing she was...
Legal marijuana may bloom in Lee County

Meet the doctors who can prescribe medical marijuana in Pennsylvania

CLOSE York-based Five Leaf Remedies has been growing veggies to prepare the facility in case it wins a medical marijuana grower permit. Wochit Medical...
Alaska’s marijuana tax revenue continues to grow

Alaska’s marijuana tax revenue continues to grow

Published: Nov 3, 2017, 8:49 am • Updated: Nov 3, 2017, 8:49 am By The Associated Press JUNEAU, Alaska — State revenue generated by Alaska’s legal...
Police Blotter: stalking, theft and confiscated marijuana

Police Blotter: stalking, theft and confiscated marijuana

Stalking on campus, downtown University police were notified on Oct. 22 of an alleged stalking incident of a UGA student. According to the police report, the...
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Health department names doctors who can prescribe medical marijuana

CLOSE York-based Five Leaf Remedies has been growing veggies to prepare the facility in case it wins a medical marijuana grower permit. Wochit Medical...
Watch: Bill Nye explains why marijuana should be legal

Bill Nye Likes Legalization, But Not Marijuana

Marijuana laws are changing rapidly these days, so much so that even specialized news organizations solely dedicated to tracking cannabis policy sometimes have a...
Investigators: Black market marijuana operation spanned four Colorado counties

Investigators: Black market marijuana operation spanned four Colorado counties

GREELEY, Colo. – Three men have been arrested in connection to a black market marijuana and money laundering operation that investigators said spanned several...
Gynecologist on medical marijuana list gets influx of calls for appointments – from men

Gynecologist on medical marijuana list gets influx of calls for appointments – from men

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania gynecologist says she has been inundated with calls from men trying to set up appointments after hearing she...
Cannabis sector ‘overvalued as a whole,’ says portfolio manager

Cannabis sector ‘overvalued as a whole,’ says portfolio manager

One money manager says he’s been receiving a lot of phone calls from clients about which cannabis stocks to invest in, but is warning...
Major Troup County drug bust reveals $1

Major Troup County drug bust reveals $1.6 million in marijuana

TROUP COUNTY, Ga. — Two men are behind bars after the Troup County Sheriff’s Office says they were caught trafficking more than 150 pounds...