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Aboard the ‘canna crawl’ bus, marijuana patients find community, resources - Washington Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 15:58
Aboard the ‘canna crawl’ bus, marijuana patients find community, resources  Washington Post

Crawlers also met with dispensary staffers to discuss symptoms and treatment options.

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First medical marijuana sales in Ohio set for Wednesday - Cincinnati.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 15:36
First medical marijuana sales in Ohio set for Wednesday  Cincinnati.com

Ohio's medical marijuana program was supposed to be operational four months ago but has faced a number of delays.

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Failed applicant for cannabis licence criticizes process - Tbnewswatch.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 14:59
Failed applicant for cannabis licence criticizes process  Tbnewswatch.com

Rainbow on May is left waiting for next phase of rollout.

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Cannabis Canada Daily: Canopy Growth granted hemp licence in New York - Article - BNNBloomberg.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 14:50
Cannabis Canada Daily: Canopy Growth granted hemp licence in New York - Article  BNNBloomberg.ca

Canopy Growth to spend up to US$150M to grow hemp in New York. Canadian pot giant Canopy Growth announced Monday it has been granted a licence to ...

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Massachusetts marijuana company co-founder says sale to Surterra Wellness lets it take advantage of expanding cannabis legalization - MassLive.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 14:23
Massachusetts marijuana company co-founder says sale to Surterra Wellness lets it take advantage of expanding cannabis legalization  MassLive.com

The founders of New England Treatment Access, which has marijuana operations in Northampton, Brookline and Franklin, says they are not just “cashing out” ...

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Cannabis in Congress: Why Federally Legal Weed Could Soon Be a Reality - Rolling Stone

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 13:55
Cannabis in Congress: Why Federally Legal Weed Could Soon Be a Reality  Rolling Stone

Even with the government shutdown that's been ominously hovering over Washington these past three weeks, there's still a *fresh* Congress in town. That means ...

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Here's Why Marijuana Stock Insys Therapeutics Fell More Than 63% in 2018 - The Motley Fool

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 13:50
Here's Why Marijuana Stock Insys Therapeutics Fell More Than 63% in 2018  The Motley Fool

Shares of Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY) closed down 63.6% in 2018, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, with all of the decline ...

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Ron DeSantis poised to make Florida marijuana changes - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 13:28
Ron DeSantis poised to make Florida marijuana changes  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Governor has indicated he intends to abandon the state's appeal.

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Ron DeSantis poised to make Florida marijuana changes - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 13:28
Ron DeSantis poised to make Florida marijuana changes  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Governor has indicated he intends to abandon the state's appeal.

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DeSantis poised to make marijuana changes - Fox 35 Orlando

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:56
DeSantis poised to make marijuana changes  Fox 35 Orlando

With one of his chief advisers tweeting the hashtag “NoSmokeIsAJoke,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he will “very soon” announce changes in how the state ...

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Marijuana producer Canopy Growth granted hemp licence in New York - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:50
Marijuana producer Canopy Growth granted hemp licence in New York  CTV News

Canopy Growth Corp. says it has been granted a licence by New York State to process and produce hemp, a member of the cannabis plant family.

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Premium pricing of Whistler's organic cannabis part of allure in $175-million Aurora deal - Financial Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:05
Premium pricing of Whistler's organic cannabis part of allure in $175-million Aurora deal  Financial Post

One gram of Whistler's dried organic flower is priced at $17.99, more than double the average price of a gram of cannabis, which hovers around the $8 mark.

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FOX 11 Investigates: Michigan still sorting out marijuana rules - Fox11online.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:08
FOX 11 Investigates: Michigan still sorting out marijuana rules  Fox11online.com

MENOMINEE, Mich. (WLUK) -- Recreational marijuana is legal in Michigan. But just because it's legal doesn't mean you're free to indulge -- not yet, anyway.

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Smoking weed just once can change the teenage brain - ABC News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:05
Smoking weed just once can change the teenage brain  ABC News

Getting high on weed just once may change the structure and volume of the teenage brain, although it's not clear what affect this may have on behaviour, ...

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Social media marijuana leads to 3 arrests - KETV Omaha

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:04
Social media marijuana leads to 3 arrests  KETV Omaha

Three men were arrested after advertising marijuana on social media just after 9 p.m. Thursday.

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Cannabis stocks are on a roll, posting the longest run of weekly gains since August - Financial Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 10:20
Cannabis stocks are on a roll, posting the longest run of weekly gains since August  Financial Post

Pot stocks marked their third consecutive week of gains last week, the longest such winning streak since August, riding high on the broader market's upbeat ...

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Last votes needed to legalize marijuana in N.J. may come from these 3 GOP moderates. - NJ.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 09:53
Last votes needed to legalize marijuana in N.J. may come from these 3 GOP moderates.  NJ.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: The article was first published in NJ Cannabis Insider, a new premium intelligence briefing that features exclusive weekly *content* geared ...

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Prescribed opioids but want to try medical marijuana instead? A new Illinois program will let you. Here's how. - Chicago Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 09:40
Prescribed opioids but want to try medical marijuana instead? A new Illinois program will let you. Here's how.  Chicago Tribune

Illinois is set to roll out its Opioid Alternative Pilot Program later this month. Medical marijuana dispensaries around the state are extending hours, bulking up ...

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