A snag for legal marijuana in NJ? New Assembly speaker won’t commit

A snag for legal marijuana in NJ? New Assembly speaker won’t commit

TRENTON -- Minutes after being chosen Monday as the next speaker of the New Jersey Assembly, Craig Coughlin declined to commit to a key goal of Gov.-elect...
Marijuana Harvest Guide: 10 Tips for Hand-Trimming

Marijuana Harvest Guide: 10 Tips for Hand-Trimming

Trimming marijuana is the preparation of the bud after it’s been cut from the plant. How and when buds are trimmed depends on the...
New York Cannabis Advocates, Businesses Critique State’s Medical Marijuana Program

New York Cannabis Advocates, Businesses Critique State’s Medical Marijuana Program

Top image: © Americanspirit | Dreamstime.com Although the New York Department of Health (DOH) has been working to make the state’s medical marijuana program more...
Canada’s Cannabis Companies Lay Out Proposed Advertising Guidelines

Canada’s Cannabis Companies Lay Out Proposed Advertising Guidelines

LOS ANGELES—Southern California Coalition (SCC), an inclusive industry trade organization in Southern California, the California Growers Association (CalGrowers), the state's most prominent cannabis cultivation...
More adults use marijuana in states where it is legal

More adults use marijuana in states where it is legal

Original Article at https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-11-adults-marijuana-states-legal.html
This Former Rapper Now Crafts Cannabis-Infused Colombian Food

This Former Rapper Now Crafts Cannabis-Infused Colombian Food

As the cannabis industry transitions out of the grey market, there’s rapidly-growing competition among entrepreneurs to create trusted brands that offer unique experiences. Rock...
Far out: 6 retro Georgia Straight covers that celebrate cannabis

Far out: 6 retro Georgia Straight covers that celebrate cannabis

Nothing hammers home the notion that public perception of cannabis has changed like a look through a few issues of the Georgia Straight from half a...
Marijuana tax revenue should pay for public education on risks of using drugs, MP says

Marijuana tax revenue should pay for public education on risks of using drugs, MP...

Revenue from tax on legal marijuana in Canada should go in part towards public education to teach young people about the risks of drugs,...
7 Absolutely Necessary Tips for New Cannabis Entrepreneurs

7 Absolutely Necessary Tips for New Cannabis Entrepreneurs

It is your time. The cannabis industry is booming, the green rush is thriving forward and you want your piece of this marijuana-laced pie---and...
Marijuana, cocaine, opioids: How to broach drug use with clients

Marijuana, cocaine, opioids: How to broach drug use with clients

With one out of 10 people consuming illicit drugs, it is highly likely some of your clients are at least occasionally smoking up, popping...
Wethersfield High School student arrested for selling cannabis

Wethersfield High School student arrested for selling cannabis

× Wethersfield High School student arrested for selling cannabis KEWANEE, Illinois — A 17-year-old student at Kewanee Wethersfield High School was arrested on several drug-related charges on...
Interstate traffic stop nets nearly 50 lbs of marijuana

Interstate traffic stop nets nearly 50 lbs of marijuana

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (NSP) -- The Nebraska State Patrol seized nearly 50 lbs of marijuana in a traffic stop near Cozad. Shortly after 11:00 p.m....
New York, VA at odds over medical marijuana for veterans with PTSD

New York, VA at odds over medical marijuana for veterans with PTSD

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Even though New York has legalized medical marijuana for veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...
Budweiser’s ex-marketing chief sees cannabis as the new craft beer

Budweiser’s ex-marketing chief sees cannabis as the new craft beer

Published: Nov 13, 2017, 8:15 am • Updated: Nov 13, 2017, 8:15 am By Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg “This bud’s for you” has taken on a whole...
March Networks and KIND Financial Introduce Video-Enabled Seed-to-Sale Tracking and Compliance Solution for the Cannabis Industry

March Networks and KIND Financial Introduce Video-Enabled Seed-to-Sale Tracking and Compliance Solution for the...

LAS VEGAS, NV and OTTAWA, Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - March Networks®, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, and KIND Financial, the leader in...
ITV’s latest show Gone To Pot signals the UK is ready to reconsider cannabis policy options

ITV’s latest show Gone To Pot signals the UK is ready to reconsider cannabis...

Tonight ITV will broadcast the first episode of its latest show Gone To Pot. During this three-part series, well-known British celebrities travel across the...
Cannabis is ‘a means to have control over myself and my well-being’

Cannabis is ‘a means to have control over myself and my well-being’

As more voices join in towards the proper legalisation of cannabis, Johnathan Cilia, co-founder of pre-legalisation NGO ReLeaf, speaks to some of the main...

Public Health Must be Centerpiece of Cannabis “Green Rush”

Founder & President, SMART Cannabis/Next Generation Farming, Inc. The cannabis tsunami is already crashing violently against the shores of the Golden State. With voters having...
Cannabis poisoning sends pooch to hospital

Cannabis poisoning sends pooch to hospital

Of all the things Andy Healy worried could poison her dogs, cannabis wasn’t on the radar.That changed, though, after what was supposed to be...
Can Marijuana Cure Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can Marijuana Cure Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the deposition of Aβ amyloid plaques and twisted tangles of a protein called "tau" in regions...
San Diego’s only commercial marijuana grower to greatly expand production

San Diego’s only commercial marijuana grower to greatly expand production

San Diego County’s only licensed commercial marijuana grower plans to at least double production, largely to help meet demand when stores begin selling recreational...
A third medical marijuana facility is planned for Milford

A third medical marijuana facility is planned for Milford

Delawareans who use medical marijuana and live in central Delaware will have to wait until at least next spring before a new medical marijuana...
Marijuana penny stocks: Caveat emptor

Marijuana penny stocks: Caveat emptor

Few if any industries are growing as quickly as legal marijuana, and investors have taken notice. Back in June, a quick look at the...
New Portage council will have impact on medical marijuana decision

New Portage council will have impact on medical marijuana decision

PORTAGE, MI - One of the first decisions the new Portage City Council will have to make is what do about medical marijuana licensing -...
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Rocky Mountain High Brands Schedules Investor Conference Call

DALLAS, Nov. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rocky Mountain High Brands, Inc. (OTCQB:RMHB), a fully reporting consumer goods company specializing in brand development of...
Government Takes First Real Step Towards Legalising Cannabis in Malta

Government Takes First Real Step Towards Legalising Cannabis in Malta

Malta's cabinet has approved a law that allows the use of medicinal cannabis products in Malta, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced at a meeting...
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Emerald Health Therapeutics Announces Positive Health Canada Review of its Licensed Producer Application for...

RICHMOND, British Columbia, Nov. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc. (TSXV:EMH) (OTCQX:EMHTF) announced today that its licensed producer application for the...
Medicinal cannabis made legal in Poland

Medicinal cannabis made legal in Poland

Pharmacists in Poland have been given the go-ahead to make and distribute pharmaceutical products using cannabis after the Polish government made the drug legal...
Can you be fired in Michigan for using medical marijuana?

Can you be fired in Michigan for using medical marijuana?

CLOSE Lansterdam, a medical marijuana dispensary in Lansing, has several different kinds of marijuana for sale. The dispensary is one of up to...
Pat St Clement smokes MARIJUANA to heal joints pain after painkiller addiction

Pat St Clement smokes MARIJUANA to heal joints pain after painkiller addiction

The actress – who famously played Pat Butcher on EastEnders for 25 years – reveals that the incessant pain in her joints “has meant...