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Recreational marijuana is here, so what’s the point of medical? - Milford Daily News

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 15:12
Recreational marijuana is here, so what’s the point of medical?  Milford Daily News

During Prohibition beginning in 1920, doctors could prescribe liquor such as whiskey and brandy to patients for medicinal purposes.The prescriptions allowed ...

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Hemp seed demand growing but more education needed about difference to cannabis, experts say - ABC News

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 14:16
Hemp seed demand growing but more education needed about difference to cannabis, experts say  ABC News

The Australian industrial hemp market is steadily growing, but industry leaders in Queensland say the public needs to be better educated about the difference ...

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Manitoba-based cannabis producer faces another round of Health Canada recalls - Winnipeg Sun

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 14:02
Manitoba-based cannabis producer faces another round of Health Canada recalls  Winnipeg Sun

A Winnipeg-based cannabis producer is facing another round of recalls for marijuana sold in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.Health Canada says 14 lots of dried ...

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When changing marijuana laws, make sure justice is served - STLtoday.com

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 13:45
When changing marijuana laws, make sure justice is served  STLtoday.com

This midterm election, Missouri's Amendment 2 allowing medical marijuana with a 4 percent tax was supported by 65.5 percent of those who voted on the ...

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Deputies arrest 2 people after discovering 100 pounds of marijuana in vehicle - KFOR Oklahoma City

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 13:36
Deputies arrest 2 people after discovering 100 pounds of marijuana in vehicle  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKMULGEE COUNTY, Okla. - Authorities say two people were taken into custody after Oklahoma deputies discovered 100 pounds of marijuana inside their ...

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Marijuana can age your brain by 3 years, study says - KING5.com

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 13:18
Marijuana can age your brain by 3 years, study says  KING5.com

Researchers found that schizophrenia, marijuana, bipolar disorder, ADHD and alcohol abuse are among the top things that can age your brain.

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South Africa poised for cannabis trade despite obstacles - Newstalk ZB

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 12:52
South Africa poised for cannabis trade despite obstacles  Newstalk ZB

Hurdles remain before a legal marijuana industry can flourish in South Africa. Advocates rejoiced at a Constitutional Court decision in September that uphe.

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Opinion | It's time for a decision on retail cannabis stores - TheRecord.com

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 12:25
Opinion | It's time for a decision on retail cannabis stores  TheRecord.com

Local cities and townships must decide by Jan. 22 or they will be automatically included. The first 25 privately-owned stores will open in April to sell marijuana ...

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Still Room for Improvement at the World's First Cannabis ETF - New Cannabis Ventures

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 12:01
Still Room for Improvement at the World's First Cannabis ETF  New Cannabis Ventures

Many investors looking to capitalize on cannabis have turned to investment funds or exchange-traded funds (ETFs) over the past two years. The first ETF, the ...

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2 Popular Marijuana Stocks I'd Avoid in Early 2019 - The Motley Fool Canada

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 11:53
2 Popular Marijuana Stocks I'd Avoid in Early 2019  The Motley Fool Canada

The general weakness in marijuana stocks that is currently underway could reverse early next year as recreational cannabis sales results start trickling in mainly ...

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Look For Massachusetts’ Legal Pot Rollout To Gather Steam In 2019 - CBS Boston

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 10:55
Look For Massachusetts’ Legal Pot Rollout To Gather Steam In 2019  CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — It took more than two years and several delays for Massachusetts to get from a successful 2016 referendum to the first legal recreational ...

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Knesset enacts medical cannabis export law - Globes

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 10:27
Knesset enacts medical cannabis export law  Globes

The medical cannabis export law proposed by MK Yoav Kisch (Likud) has been approved on its second and third Knesset readings. Approval was rushed ...

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IFA willing to meet health minister after he backs idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis - thejournal.ie

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 09:00
IFA willing to meet health minister after he backs idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis  thejournal.ie

Health Minister Simon Harris says he would like to see Irish farmers growing cannabis crops.

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Alcohol or marijuana use suspected in I-70 crash that killed 2 women, seriously injured girl - FOX 31 Denver

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 08:53
Alcohol or marijuana use suspected in I-70 crash that killed 2 women, seriously injured girl  FOX 31 Denver

GENESEE, Colo. -- Alcohol or marijuana use are believed to be factors that led to a Christmas Eve crash that left two women dead and a girl seriously injured, ...

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Siparia couple held with marijuana on Christmas Eve - Loop News Trinidad and Tobago

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 07:21
Siparia couple held with marijuana on Christmas Eve  Loop News Trinidad and Tobago

A Siparia couple was arrested by officers of the Siparia Criminal Investigations Department after they were found to be in possession of a quantity of high-grade ...

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What a difference a year makes: Marijuana rules evolve in 2018 - The Oakland Press

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 07:15
What a difference a year makes: Marijuana rules evolve in 2018  The Oakland Press

The year 2018 saw sweeping changes in the regulation of marijuana in Michigan, both medical cannabis — legalized in 2008 — and recreational cannabis, ...

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Merry marijuana! Cannabis becomes the perfect Christmas gift in US & Canada - RT

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 06:45
Merry marijuana! Cannabis becomes the perfect Christmas gift in US & Canada  RT

Cannabis, vapourizers, and grinders have all been flying off the shelves this Christmas season in some of the US states and Canada as the perfect stocking ...

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Doctors recommend nearly 4,500 in medical marijuana registry - WCPO

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 06:36
Doctors recommend nearly 4,500 in medical marijuana registry  WCPO

State officials say doctors have submitted nearly 4500 recommendations in the medical marijuana patient and caregiver registry for Ohio.

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In California, marijuana is the new Christmas stocking stuffer - Fox News

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 05:43
In California, marijuana is the new Christmas stocking stuffer  Fox News

Cannabis for Christmas? Some California dispensaries have reported high numbers in the days leading up to Christmas as customers have bought pot products ...

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Legal weed is everywhere — unless you're a scientist - POLITICO

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 05:00
Legal weed is everywhere — unless you're a scientist  POLITICO

Americans can legally buy high quality marijuana in most states, but when scientists want to study pot in a lab, they're basically stuck with schwag. A little-known ...

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