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October 13th, 2021

Booker & Warren Call on DOJ to Deschedule Marijuana; US & Mexico Meet to Forge New Relations on Crime & Drugs, More… (10/12/21)

California's governor vetoes a "contingency management" drug treatment bill, a pair of progressive senators call on the Justice Department to deschedule marijuana, and more.[image:1 align:left…

October 12th, 2021

Cannabis has been legal almost 3 years, yet retailers say banks are shutting them out

As the third anniversary of Canada’s legalization of cannabis approaches, retailers say they continue to struggle to find access to basic financial services from banks.

October 12th, 2021

First Nevada Cannabis Dispensary Approved at Border of Idaho

A Nevada dispensary on the Idaho border is raising eyebrows in the more conservative border state, but it was only a matter of time. The…

October 12th, 2021

Man to be Hanged in Singapore for Importing About Two Pounds of Pot

Questions arise whether or not Singapore police coerced the defendant into his admission. The post Man to be Hanged in Singapore for Importing About Two…

October 12th, 2021

Senators Call on AG Merrick Garland to Decriminalize Cannabis

Senators are petitioning the attorney general to finally decriminalize cannabis on a federal level, something advocates feel is long overdue. The post Senators Call on…

October 12th, 2021

Los Angeles County Earmarks $5M to Combat Illicit Cannabis

Los Angeles is putting aside money to fight back against illicit cannabis grows in the region, which continue to be a problem. The post Los…

October 11th, 2021

California Governor Gavin Newsom Vetoes Cannabis Billboard Bill

The governor nixed Assembly Bill 1302, citing protections on youth from exposure to cannabis billboards. The post California Governor Gavin Newsom Vetoes Cannabis Billboard Bill…

October 11th, 2021

Illicit Cannabis Grow Op Discovered in Oregon

An illicit grow op was discovered in Oregon, causing authorities to dig in and look further into the black market. The post Illicit Cannabis Grow…

October 11th, 2021

Oregon State University Hemp Center Receives $10M Grant

Oregon State University’s Hemp Center just received a major grant to continue much-needed hemp research. The post Oregon State University Hemp Center Receives $10M Grant…

October 9th, 2021

Breast milk of marijuana users does not hurt short-term health of early premature infants, long-term effects still unknown

Researchers compared early preterm infants who were fed breast milk from THC-positive mothers to those who were fed either formula or breast milk from THC-negative…

October 9th, 2021

Petition to Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis Filed in Oklahoma

Oklahoma has a petition out that would legalize medical cannabis for adult use in the state, a dream for cannabis enthusiasts. The post Petition to…

October 9th, 2021

NY Governor Signs Package of Bills Aimed at Curbing OD Crisis, CA Governor Signs Hemp Regulation Bill, More… (10/8/21)

Another poll has two-thirds support for freeing the weed, Oklahoma activists file initative petitions to legalize marijuana, and more.Marijuana PolicyYet Another Poll Finds…

October 8th, 2021

Most Affected: Seven Years After Leaving The Game, Community Leader Anthony Alegrete Gets Snagged

Anthony Alegrete was arrested seven years after he was involved in a nonviolent cannabis crime, which strengthened his dedication to advocacy and community service through…

October 8th, 2021

NBA Won’t Randomly Test Athletes for Cannabis During 75th Season

The NBA is making history—during the upcoming season, it won’t be randomly testing for cannabis, just for performance-enhancing drugs. The post NBA Won’t Randomly Test…

October 7th, 2021

California Legalizes Smokable Hemp and Food Sales in Historic Bill

Assembly Bill 45 is the long-awaited answer to hemp regulations in the state. The post California Legalizes Smokable Hemp and Food Sales in Historic Bill…

October 7th, 2021

The Latest IRS Initiative Could Positively Impact Cannabis

A new initiative from the IRS could have a big impact on cannabis, as it could finally help with the tax breaks the industry needs.…

October 7th, 2021

Search for Marijuana on Amtrak Train Leads to Deadly Shooting in Arizona

A deadly shooting on an Amtrak train over contraband cannabis has left the Arizona and law enforcement community reeling. The post Search for Marijuana on…

October 7th, 2021

Seattle Psychedelic Decriminalization, OH Towns to Vote on Marijuana Decrim Initiatives, More… (10/5/21)

The Philippine government tries to look like it is doing something about human rights abuses in its drug war, Bolivian coca grower factions continue to…

October 7th, 2021

DEA Agent Killed in Tucson Died Enforcing Pot Prohibition, MI Opioid Treatment Bills Get Hearing, More… (10/6/21)

A crack appears in Pennsylvania Republicans' opposition to legalizing marijuana, that DEA agent killed in Tucson on Monday died enforcing pot prohibition, and more. [image:1 align:left…

October 6th, 2021

‘The mother of all cannabinoids’: Anti-seizure compounds discovered in cannabis

Scientists have found that three rare cannabinoids reduce seizures in mice. They using the information to develop a better cannabis-based treatment for Dravet syndrome, an…

October 6th, 2021

Flower to be Permitted Following First Regulatory Meeting in New York

New York is going to be allowing medical cannabis flower following the first meeting of the Cannabis Control Board, much to the state’s joy. The…

October 6th, 2021

Cannabis Branding: Smart Marketing or Too Much Waste?

Cannabis marketing is an essential part of the industry—but is it causing too much harm when it comes to the environment? The post Cannabis Branding:…

October 6th, 2021

Will Smith Recalls Life-Changing Psychedelic Experiences in New Book

Will Smith’s upcoming memoir reveals stories of when he traveled to Peru in search of life answers. The post Will Smith Recalls Life-Changing Psychedelic Experiences…

October 5th, 2021

Report Shows Decreased Percentage of Women and Minority Executives in Cannabis Industry

A report released by MJBizDaily shows that the executive representation of women and people of color in the cannabis industry has declined. The post Report…

October 5th, 2021

CBGA More Effective For Seizures Than CBD, Study of Mice Finds

Researchers are calling CBGA the ‘mother of all cannabinoids.’ The post CBGA More Effective For Seizures Than CBD, Study of Mice Finds appeared first on…

October 5th, 2021

100,000 Cannabis Plants Seized In Historic San Francisco Bay Area Bust

A two-day raid by law enforcement agents in the Bay Area led to millions of dollars in cash and 100,000 cannabis plants being confiscated. The…

October 5th, 2021

Portugal Delays Recreational Cannabis Bills as Luxembourg Also Signals Delay

The discussion and debate about adult use cannabis legislation in Portugal has been formally delayed for another 60 days—an extension that could stretch out even…

October 5th, 2021

Senators File Bill to Undo Supreme Court Decision on Crack Sentencing, CO Pot Tax Initiative, More… (10/4/21)

A bipartisan group of leading senators files a bill to ensure that low-level federal crack prisoners get the same shot at retroactive sentence reductions as…

October 4th, 2021

Justin Bieber Jumps On Cannabis Industry Bandwagon

‘Beliebers’ might be thrilled that Bieber is entering the cannabis industry. But is it just hype? The post Justin Bieber Jumps On Cannabis Industry Bandwagon…

October 4th, 2021

Stoners Fly ‘High as a Kite’ with New Marijuana Tattoo Collection Book

‘High as a Kite’ is a must-have coffee table book for all the tatted cannabis connoisseurs out there. The post Stoners Fly ‘High as a…

October 4th, 2021

Wisconsin Lawmakers Could Amplify Punishments for Cannabis Extraction

Laws in the state are getting tougher, not easier, on cannabis manufacturing practices. The post Wisconsin Lawmakers Could Amplify Punishments for Cannabis Extraction appeared first…

October 2nd, 2021

NE MedMJ Initiatives Get Rolling, Temporary Fentanyl Analog Ban Extended, Ecuador Prison Riot, More… (10/1/21)

The city of Raleigh pays out to people framed and jailed on drug charges, civil rights and drug reform groups criticize inclusion of fentanyl analog…

October 1st, 2021

Trulieve Becomes Largest U.S. Cannabis Company

Trulieve just made history by becoming the largest U.S. cannabis company thanks to an acquisition of Harvest Health & Recreation. The post Trulieve Becomes Largest…

October 1st, 2021

NBA Icon Chris Webber Unveils Detroit Cannabis Facility

NBA’s Chris Webber is heading up a cannabis facility in Detroit that will consist of cultivation facility, dispensary and private consumption lounge. The post NBA…

October 1st, 2021

Czech Government Triples Limit Allowed in Industrial Hemp

The Czech Government just became the first in Europe to go beyond EU guidance on the amount of THC allowed in non-medical hemp. The post…

October 1st, 2021

House Judiciary Committee Approves Marijuana Legalization Bill, SD Lawmakers Move to Ban MedMJ Home Grows, More… (9/30/21)

Mississippi's Republican governor says a special session to deal with medical marijuana is coming soon, a South Dakota medical marijuana subcommittee votes to undo the…

September 30th, 2021

Elon Musk Embraces Potential of Psychedelics at CodeCon

The billionaire said people in general should be open-minded about the power of psychedelics. Here’s why that matters. The post Elon Musk Embraces Potential of…

September 30th, 2021

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Unveil Adult-Use Cannabis Legalization Bill

Pennsylvania is working on a new bill that would legalize adult-use cannabis for the state. It’s receiving bipartisan support. The post Pennsylvania Lawmakers Unveil Adult-Use…

September 30th, 2021

Curbside Recreational Weed Pickups End in Massachusetts

Massachusetts is ending curbside, recreational cannabis pickup now that pandemic restrictions are loosening. The post Curbside Recreational Weed Pickups End in Massachusetts appeared first on…

September 29th, 2021

How Will the German Elections Impact the Recreational Cannabis Market?

There are many pundits who are putting forth their projections, but what does the German election really mean for continuing cannabis reform? The post How…