Dozens of marijuana businesses could open in Stanislaus County, but not by Jan

Dozens of marijuana businesses could open in Stanislaus County, but not by Jan. 1

Stanislaus County officials got what they expected when a three-week window was opened last month for initial applications from marijuana businesses. Almost 120...
Hingham Planning Board holds meetings on retail sale of marijuana

Hingham Planning Board holds meetings on retail sale of marijuana

"Local communities have some authority to regulate recreational marijuana through general by-laws, zoning by-laws, and possibly through health regulations," said Real Estate Town Counsel...
Rough rollout ahead for medical cannabis in Prince George’s Co.

Rough rollout ahead for medical cannabis in Prince George’s Co.

Is medical marijuana a good alternative to opioids for treating chronic pain? A University of Michigan professor says yes. (Photo: Salwan Georges, Detroit Free...
Medicinal cannabis bill goes forward

Medicinal cannabis bill goes forward

Niamh Lyons, Ireland Political Editor Vera Twomey, a medicinal cannabis campaigner, at Leinster House yesterdayGARETH CHANEY/COLLINS Legalising cannabis for medicinal use moved a step closer yesterday...
Marijuana could be legal in New Jersey as soon as April

Marijuana could be legal in New Jersey as soon as April

It’s looking like the Garden State is about to plant some new greenery. Following Democrat Phil Murphy’s victory in New Jersey’s gubernatorial election on Tuesday,...
Corona working with marijuana grower to create, sell cannabis-infused drink

Corona working with marijuana grower to create, sell cannabis-infused drink

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — The maker of Corona beer is now the largest single shareholder in the world’s largest publicly traded cannabis company, and the...
FDA Is Open To Medical Marijuana For Vets, But Other Agencies Stand In The Way

FDA Is Open To Medical Marijuana For Vets, But Other Agencies Stand In The...

Dr. Sue Sisley, a medical marijuana researcher, speaks at the Arizona Secretary of State's Office Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at the Capitol in Phoenix....
Medical marijuana director resigns, the second in two years

Medical marijuana director resigns, the second in two years

The man who presided over the turbulent launch of Maryland’s medical marijuana industry resigned Thursday. Patrick Jameson, a former state trooper who took over as...
WTF Is Up With CBD Oil And Other Marijuana Products That Supposedly Cure Everything?

WTF Is Up With CBD Oil And Other Marijuana Products That Supposedly Cure Everything?

Dr. Junella Chin, an integrative cannabis physician and founder of MedLeafRx, told BuzzFeed Health in an email about one patient who has benefited from...
Here’s The Deal With CBD Oil And Other Marijuana Products That Don’t Get You High

Here’s The Deal With CBD Oil And Other Marijuana Products That Don’t Get You...

Dr. Junella Chin, an integrative cannabis physician and founder of MedLeafRx, told BuzzFeed Health in an email about one patient who has benefited from...
Irish Lawmakers Will Vote on Cannabis for Medical Use Next Week

Irish Lawmakers Will Vote on Cannabis for Medical Use Next Week

Next week, the Irish Dáil (lower house of Parliament) will vote on the legalization of medical cannabis for its nation. The issue has been hotly...
Cannabis farmer will try to stop smoking for unborn child, court hears

Cannabis farmer will try to stop smoking for unborn child, court hears

A cannabis farmer has pledged to tackle a 24-year smoking habit now he is a father-to-be. A judge was told of the plan of Stuart...
Patient response to Pa

Patient response to Pa. marijuana program ‘extremely positive’

More than 3,800 patients and 200 caregivers have signed up for the Pennsylvania medical marijuana program since Nov. 1, when the registry was launched. The...
Medical Marijuana Laws in 2018 Could Help Israel Become a Global Superpower

Medical Marijuana Laws in 2018 Could Help Israel Become a Global Superpower

Americans may soon be able to get medical marijuana from an unlikely drug dealer: Israel. Bloomberg reported Thursday that 2018 could be a big year for...
Conona working with marijuana grower to create, sell cannabis-infused drinks

Corona working with marijuana grower to create, sell cannabis-infused drinks

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The maker of Corona beer is now the largest single shareholder in the world’s largest publicly traded cannabis company, and the...
County reserves can’t fund cannabis ban

County reserves can’t fund cannabis ban

Most of the money in the county’s reserve and treasury accounts are unavailable for use in the event of a cannabis ban, according to...
Pot Primer: The past and future of marijuana in Massachusetts

Pot Primer: The past and future of marijuana in Massachusetts

BOSTON – (SHNS) – Criminalized in 1911, decriminalized in 2008, and legalized in 2016, marijuana is now Massachusetts’ biggest, trickiest opportunity. On Beacon Hill – though...
The Canadian Cannabis Act’s Final Hurdle: A Contentious Senate

The Canadian Cannabis Act’s Final Hurdle: A Contentious Senate

Canadian cannabis producers, investors, and advocates are celebrating the impending legalization of recreational marijuana—but don’t be too quick to uncork the champagne. For the...
Empire Rolling, the Company Lighting Up the Rolling Paper Industry

Empire Rolling, the Company Lighting Up the Rolling Paper Industry

POTOMAC FALLS, Va., Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As more legislation passes, the marijuana industry continues to grow at an astounding rate. For most cannabis...
Steep Taxes on Recreational Marijuana Are a Powerful Incentive for States to Legalize

Steep Taxes on Recreational Marijuana Are a Powerful Incentive for States to Legalize

Much has been made about the change in attitude toward marijuana legalization across the United States over the past decade. Surveys now find a...
Veterans find work — and relief — with cannabis

Veterans find work — and relief — with cannabis

Article originally found at http://www.ocregister.com/2017/11/09/veterans-find-work-and-relief-with-cannabis/
Marijuana Legalization 2017: States and Cities Where Weed Won This November

Marijuana Legalization 2017: States and Cities Where Weed Won This November

Marijuana remains illegal at a federal level, is classified as a Schedule I drug, and is still seen as a “life-wrecking” substance by the...
Medicinal cannabis bill makes progress in the Dáil despite expected opposition

Medicinal cannabis bill makes progress in the Dáil despite expected opposition

Vera Twomey, pictured outside Leinster House this afternoon Source: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie A BILL SEEKING to legalise the prescription of medicinal cannabis as medication in Ireland...
Oregon pot processor arrested in Lincoln after $1

Oregon pot processor arrested in Lincoln after $1.1M in cannabis extract found

Lancaster County sheriff's deputies arrested an Oregon marijuana processor Wednesday after finding 110 pounds of the drug, plus about $1.1 million in a cannabis...
Oregon pot processor arrested in Lincoln after $1

Oregon pot processor arrested in Lincoln after $1.1M in cannabis extract Shatter found

Lancaster County sheriff's deputies arrested an Oregon marijuana processor Wednesday after finding 110 pounds of the drug plus about $1.1 million in a cannabis...
Border Patrol seizes $900K in marijuana

Border Patrol seizes $900K in marijuana

Marijuana bundles packed into an SUV that was seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Nov. 7, 2017. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border...
Oregon marijuana processor arrested in major Lincoln-area drug bust

Oregon marijuana processor arrested in major Lincoln-area drug bust

Lancaster County sheriff's deputies arrested an Oregon marijuana processor Wednesday after finding 110 pounds of the drug plus about $1.1 million in a cannabis...
2 Vols football players booked, released in marijuana case

2 Vols football players booked, released in marijuana case

Two University of Tennessee football players have been booked in and released after being cited for having drug paraphernalia. Running back John Kelly was booked...
Dáil to vote on allowing cannabis for medical use

Dáil to vote on allowing cannabis for medical use

The Dáil is to vote next week on allowing cannabis for medical use in Ireland.A bill calling to prescribe medicinal cannabis for chronic pain,...
City Council wraps up cannabis, welcomes new CERT members

City Council wraps up cannabis, welcomes new CERT members

In what was surely a relief for all involved, the City Council Tuesday night approved the second of a pair of ordinances necessary to...