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August 7th, 2019
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Zimbabwe Will Repeal Laws Banning Cannabis Cultivation

Zimbabwe will allow the cultivation of hemp. The post Zimbabwe Will Repeal Laws Banning Cannabis Cultivation appeared first on High Times.

August 7th, 2019
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What is Cannabidivarin (CBDV) and What are its Effects?

Cannabis and hemp plants contain over 500 unique compounds including cannabinoids, terpenoids, flavonoids, and fatty acids. Terpenoids are the aromatic compounds that give cannabis strains…

August 7th, 2019
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Maker of Arizona Iced Tea Reportedly Entering Cannabis Industry

Can we get ready for vapes with classic Arizona Iced Tea labels? The post Maker of Arizona Iced Tea Reportedly Entering Cannabis Industry appeared first…

August 7th, 2019
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Cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry

A new study provides the first evidence of a blunted response to stress-induced dopamine signaling in the brain’s prefrontal cortex in individuals at high risk…

August 7th, 2019
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Marijuana legalization reduces opioid deaths

A new study finds that marijuana access leads to reductions in opioid-related deaths.

August 7th, 2019
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Florida Lawmaker Files Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana

If signed into law, the bill would decriminalize certain quantities of cannabis. The post Florida Lawmaker Files Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana appeared first on High…

August 7th, 2019
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Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Wednesday, August 7, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Louisiana Patients Finally Get Their Medical Marijuana (Leafly (AP)) // Colorado Sold Twice As Much Recreational Marijuana As Medical Cannabis Last Year (Marijuana Moment) // Florida attorney dubs himself ‘PotDaddy’ in blunt tweet showing his support for legalizing weed (NBC […]

August 7th, 2019
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Chronicle AM: Florida Decrim Bill Filed, Louisiana MedMJ Sales to Begin, More… (8/6/19)

A key Republican senator signals an openness to marijuana banking reforms, a Florida state rep files a decriminalization bill, the first shipments of medical marijuana…

August 6th, 2019
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What We Know About Cannabis Use and Adolescent Brain Development

Cannabis legalization has many parents and researchers worried about the long-term implications of chronic marijuana use among adolescents. Cannabis use has become more accessible and…

August 6th, 2019
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Study: More Colorado Teens Are Choosing Edibles, Vapes Over Smoking Cannabis

But smoking is still the most popular form of cannabis consumption among teens. The post Study: More Colorado Teens Are Choosing Edibles, Vapes Over Smoking…

August 6th, 2019
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Oklahoma Lawsuit Seeks to Prevent Release of Medical Cannabis Information to Police

A new law set to take effect August 29 could expose the medical cannabis information of more that 170,000 patients to police. The post Oklahoma…

August 6th, 2019
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Florida Hospital Diagnoses Medical Marijuana Patient With Drug Abuse

The stigma against medical marijuana patients is alive and well in Florida. The post Florida Hospital Diagnoses Medical Marijuana Patient With Drug Abuse appeared first…

August 6th, 2019
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Advocates, Nebraska AG Clash Over Constitutionality of Medical Marijuana

Attorney General Doug Peterson remains vehemently against medical cannabis. The post Advocates, Nebraska AG Clash Over Constitutionality of Medical Marijuana appeared first on High Times.

August 6th, 2019
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Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, August 6, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // GOP Lawmaker Who Blamed Shootings On Marijuana Legalization Should Resign, Party Chair Says (Marijuana Moment) // AG Dana Nessel eyes tweaks to recreational marijuana law (Michigan Live) // Study: Colorado Teens Reduce Cannabis Smoking, Increase Edibles (Leafly) Today’s headlines are […]

August 6th, 2019
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Chronicle AM: US & China Spar Over Fentanyl, Honduran President Named Trafficking Conspirator, More… (8/5/19)

Federal prosecutors accuse the president of Honduras of participating in a drug trafficking conspiracy, the US and China squabble over fentanyl, Colombia coca production declined…

August 5th, 2019
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St. Kitts and Nevis to Introduce Legislation Decriminalizing Marijuana

The announcement comes on Emancipation Day. The post St. Kitts and Nevis to Introduce Legislation Decriminalizing Marijuana appeared first on High Times.

August 5th, 2019
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New HTTV Show Meet the Judges Introduces Cannabis Cup Judges

Meet the judges behind the Cannabis Cups! The post New HTTV Show <i>Meet the Judges</i> Introduces Cannabis Cup Judges appeared first on High Times.

August 5th, 2019
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GOP Lawmaker Blames Latest Mass Shooting on Cannabis and Same-Sex Marriage

Rep. Keller is a member of the NRA, the US Conceal Carry Association, and the Buckeye Firearms Association. The post GOP Lawmaker Blames Latest Mass…

August 5th, 2019
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Patterns of substance use and co-use by adolescents

Using in-depth interviews with adolescents (16-19 years of age) who used alcohol and marijuana, this study examines the role that social and physical contexts play…

August 5th, 2019
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How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Maryland

Maryland’s medical marijuana program wasn’t up-and-running until December 1, 2017, almost five years after medical marijuana laws were passed in the state. Since then, Maryland’s…

August 5th, 2019
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Vermont Town May Vote to Ban Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

So far, the measure would only apply to medical marijuana dispensaries, as recreational retail is not yet legal in the state. The post Vermont Town…

August 5th, 2019
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Iowa Adds Chronic Pain As Condition for Medical Cannabis, Rejects Opioid Addiction

Advocates are starting to get frustrated with the state’s slow access expansion. The post Iowa Adds Chronic Pain As Condition for Medical Cannabis, Rejects Opioid…

August 5th, 2019
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Monday, August 5, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, August 5, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Utah rejects appeals from six would-be medical cannabis growers (Marijuana Business Daily) // Medical Cannabidiol Board Approves Chronic Pain as Condition, Delays PTSD Decision (WHOTV 13 NBC) // Nebraska Attorney General Argues Legalizing Medical Marijuana Is Unconstitutional (Marijuana Moment) Today’s […]

August 4th, 2019
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Can Cannabis Improve ALS Symptoms?

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects an estimated 30,000 Americans. Characterized by muscle weakness and degeneration, ALS has a significant…

August 2nd, 2019
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Dispensaries in Iowa Want PTSD Patients to Have Access to Medical Cannabis

Will Iowa expand its medical cannabis program? The post Dispensaries in Iowa Want PTSD Patients to Have Access to Medical Cannabis appeared first on High…

August 2nd, 2019
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Medical Marijuana Set to Hit Louisiana Dispensaries Next Week

The first batch of medical marijuana has completed the testing process. The post Medical Marijuana Set to Hit Louisiana Dispensaries Next Week appeared first on…

August 2nd, 2019
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More Than One Billion Euros of Cocaine Seized in Historic German Drug Bust

More than 200 black duffel bags of cocaine were found in a shipment marked as containing soy beans. The post More Than One Billion Euros…

August 2nd, 2019
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6 Cannabis-Friendly Cities for Your Summer Getaway

Cannabis tourism has exploded in recent years with CBD-infused massages at boutique hotels, cannabis-friendly bed and breakfasts, and a wide array of pot-centric activities. Some…

August 2nd, 2019
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New Law in Colorado Allows Doctors to Recommend Cannabis Over Opioids

The law could prevent patients from becoming dependent on opioids. The post New Law in Colorado Allows Doctors to Recommend Cannabis Over Opioids appeared first…

August 2nd, 2019
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Friday, August 2, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Friday, August 2, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Marijuana firm CannTrust faces probe by Ontario regulators, police (Marijuana Business Daily) // California’s enforcement efforts against illicit marijuana market having a so-so impact for legal businesses (Marijuana Business Daily) // Immigrant Families Were Separated For Marijuana Possession Alone, ACLU […]

August 2nd, 2019
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Chronicle AM: Durbin Files Marijuana Rescheduling & Research Bill, Dems Spar on Drug & Crime Policy, More… (8/1/19)

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) has filed a marijuana rescheduling and research bill, Democratic presidential contenders spar over drug and criminal justice policy, and more.[image:1 align:right…

August 1st, 2019
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UK Prime Minister Names Cannabis Legalization Advocate as Justice Advisor

Blair Gibbs will join PM Boris Johnson’s administration after stepping down as senior policy analyst for industry group Centre for Medicinal Cannabis. The post UK…

August 1st, 2019
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Maine Medical Marijuana Laws

Maine is known for its mouthwatering lobster, picturesque seaside towns, sweet-tart blueberries, and, now, their recreational and medical marijuana. In the 1970s, The Pine Tree…

August 1st, 2019
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Thailand Set to Distribute 10,000 Bottles of Medical Cannabis Oil

The oil will go to hospitals in the country. The post Thailand Set to Distribute 10,000 Bottles of Medical Cannabis Oil appeared first on High…

August 1st, 2019
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Canadians With Cannabis Convictions Can Now Apply for Expedited Pardons

Canadians convicted of possession of less than 30 grams of cannabis can have their records suspended at no charge. The post Canadians With Cannabis Convictions…

August 1st, 2019
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Get Ready: Here’s What You’ll See at the Oklahoma Cannabis Cup

High Times is bringing Oklahoma its first-ever Cannabis Cup event. Here’s what you can expect. The post Get Ready: Here’s What You’ll See at the…

August 1st, 2019
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Thursday, August 1, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Thursday, August 1, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Democratic Presidential Candidates Clash On Marijuana At Debate (Marijuana Moment) // Surprise: Utah’s Anti-Weed Senator Is Also a Major Opioid Mogul (Merry Jane) // CannTrust Prepares To Sell The Company Following Illegal Growing Scandal (Green Market Report) These headlines are […]

August 1st, 2019
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New Coast Guard Order Bans Active Members From Entering Cannabis Dispensaries

The order also prohibits them from investing in cannabis businesses. The post New Coast Guard Order Bans Active Members From Entering Cannabis Dispensaries appeared first…

August 1st, 2019
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Chronicle AM: Fed Court Orders DEA to Respond to Pot Research Lawsuit, Colombia Violence Rising, More… (7/31/19)

A federal appeals court has ordered the DEA to promptly respond to lawsuit over stalled medical marijuana research applications, a Florida legalization initiative passes an…

July 31st, 2019
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Tallahassee Will Cease Prosecutions of Marijuana Possession Cases

The decision is due to the legality of hemp. The post Tallahassee Will Cease Prosecutions of Marijuana Possession Cases appeared first on High Times.