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California Rules May Make Weed Shippers Report Themselves to the Feds - WIRED

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 04:00

WIRED

California Rules May Make Weed Shippers Report Themselves to the Feds
WIRED
These laid the groundwork for a digital track-and-trace system, which will be outlined in full once the state's weed agency, the Bureau of Cannabis Control, releases the final regulations in the next month or so. A crucial part of ... When California ...

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Canadian pot growers say marijuana byproduct a wasted - CBC.ca - CBC.ca

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 19:43

CBC.ca

Canadian pot growers say marijuana byproduct a wasted - CBC.ca
CBC.ca
Licensed marijuana producers in Canada are throwing out thousands of kilograms of plant waste each year in what some of them say is a missed opportunity to ...

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Heading into critical midterms, Democrats turn over new leaf on marijuana - Toronto Star

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 19:06

Toronto Star

Heading into critical midterms, Democrats turn over new leaf on marijuana
Toronto Star
This year, though, Illinois voters had lots of cannabis candidates to choose from. And most of them were nowhere near the political fringe. All eight Democrats running to be attorney general, the state's top law enforcement officer, also endorsed ...
Illinois lawmakers consider allowing medical marijuana as a substitute for opioidsWTHR

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Texans need new strategy to pass marijuana legalization, advocate says - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 19:04

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Texans need new strategy to pass marijuana legalization, advocate says
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Most people in Texas favor marijuana legalization, said David Sloan, spokesman for DFWNORML, the organization that sponsors the annual Fort Worth march and rally calling for marijuana legalization. But state lawmakers know if they legalize marijuana on ...

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New Jersey Holds Final Public Hearing On Legalizing Marijuana - CBS New York

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 17:54

CBS New York

New Jersey Holds Final Public Hearing On Legalizing Marijuana
CBS New York
PARAMUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – People in New Jersey are weighing in on proposed legislation to legalize marijuana. An assembly oversight committee held a final public hearing Saturday at the Bergen County Community College in Paramus. In March ...
Final public forum centers on NJ marijuana legalizationNews 12 New Jersey
Prosperity and psychosis seen if New Jersey legalizes marijuanaNorthJersey.com

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US Rep. Earl Blumenauer Says Cannabis May Be De-Regulated Nationwide Within Four Years - Willamette Week

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 16:48

Willamette Week

US Rep. Earl Blumenauer Says Cannabis May Be De-Regulated Nationwide Within Four Years
Willamette Week
"I made a bet that within five years, every state will be able to treat cannabis like alcohol and there will be universal access to medical marijuana," he told a crowd of cannabis business owners at Cultivation Classic in Revolution Hall Saturday ...

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Cannabis-Related Lights Polluting SoHum Skies - North Coast Journal (blog)

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 16:39

North Coast Journal (blog)

Cannabis-Related Lights Polluting SoHum Skies
North Coast Journal (blog)
Rural communities complain that greenhouses constructed specifically for growing marijuana bring unwanted light into rural areas usually only lit by the stars, the moon and an occasional pinpoint of light from a distant cabin. Concerns about the lights ...

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3500 marijuana plants seized in North Georgia valued at $18 million - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 16:03

Atlanta Journal Constitution

3500 marijuana plants seized in North Georgia valued at $18 million
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Approximately 3500 marijuana plants and over one hundred pounds of finished product were seized by authorities in a raid on a chicken house in Franklin County, authorities said. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office and the Appalachian Regional Drug ...
$18 million worth of marijuana plants seized in northeast Georgia11Alive.com WXIA
$18M worth of marijuana seized in massive grow house bust, authorities sayWSB Atlanta

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Another Miss with Cannabis - Afro American

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 15:49

Afro American

Another Miss with Cannabis
Afro American
In 2015, Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn (D-45) introduced legislation to legalize marijuana for medicinal use in Maryland and established the Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) to regulate the new market. The flawed legislation allowed for the MMCC to ...

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Mormon church comes out in opposition to Utah's medical marijuana ballot initiative - ABC News

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 00:28

ABC News

Mormon church comes out in opposition to Utah's medical marijuana ballot initiative
ABC News
... to drink coffee, tea and alcohol, or smoke or use recreational drugs. Currently, 29 states and Washington, D.C. have legalized or decriminalized medical marijuana, while 16 other states -- including Utah -- allow cannabis oil, according to Ballotpedia.
Mormon church releases a list of 'legal issues' with Utah's medical marijuana initiativeSalt Lake Tribune
LDS Church issues statement, concerns about Utah's medical marijuana ballot initiativeKUTV 2News
LDS Church: Legal analysis 'raises grave concerns' about Utah ...Deseret News
fox13now.com -The Herald Journal -KSL.com
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Police raid cannabis kitchen in Saanich - Times Colonist

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 20:35

Times Colonist

Police raid cannabis kitchen in Saanich
Times Colonist
Saanich police and Island Health have raided a cannabis edibles company that was selling illegal products. Police, health officials and Saanich bylaw officers on April 24 raided a commercial kitchen located under the Bottle Depot at 4261 Glanford Ave ...
Police seize edible cannabis products from Saanich-based businessCHEK

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I Kicked My Opioid Addiction with Marijuana - Daily Beast

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 19:54

Daily Beast

I Kicked My Opioid Addiction with Marijuana
Daily Beast
Secret ingredient: Cannabis. Marijuana, Mary Jane, Devil's weed. Grown organically in my friend's backyard. I drank. I waited. Breath bated. Hoping the power of ganja would be a match for the Opioid King. Fifteen minutes. Nothing. Half an hour. Nothing.

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Conservative staffer fired after urging senators to delay vote on ... - Toronto Star

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 16:08

Toronto Star

Conservative staffer fired after urging senators to delay vote on ...
Toronto Star
OTTAWA—Senators are being encouraged to postpone a vote on a bill to legalize recreational cannabis by a now-former employee of the Conservative's chief ...
Tory staffer fired for urging senators to delay final vote on marijuana legalizationThe Globe and Mail

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Health Canada requires that marijuana waste be destroyed — but is ... - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 15:06

Globalnews.ca

Health Canada requires that marijuana waste be destroyed — but is ...
Globalnews.ca
Licensed marijuana producers in Canada are throwing out thousands of kilograms of plant waste each year in what some of them say is a missed opportunity to ...

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Nina Fern: "The Highly"Intellectual Cannabis Periodical - Forbes

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 14:53

Forbes

Nina Fern: "The Highly"Intellectual Cannabis Periodical
Forbes
Nina loves what she's doing right now. And that would be raising her daughters and establishing her future in the virtual space of online publishing. And what a beautiful space it is! Nina wants to be known for publishing a very special guide, in the ...

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Pot growers say cannabis byproduct a wasted opportunity for industry - CTV News

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:27

CTV News

Pot growers say cannabis byproduct a wasted opportunity for industry
CTV News
Health Canada has said edibles and specific concentrates will be legalized no later than 12 months after the Cannabis Act comes into force. Lake said Health Canada is likely overwhelmed with the pending marijuana legislative changes, but it is only be ...

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Senate could sit into summer to pass marijuana bills | CBC News - CBC.ca

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:17

CBC.ca

Senate could sit into summer to pass marijuana bills | CBC News
CBC.ca
The Trudeau government's representative in the Senate says the chamber will extend its session into the summer if that's what it takes to pass two new laws to ...
Top Investor Touts $60B Market for Cannabis. Just Don't Call It Marijuana.ThinkAdvisor
Bill proposes medical marijuana over opioids for pain in ILKFVS

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Marijuana Users Don't Mind Being Labeled Stoners And Potheads - Forbes

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 07:49

Forbes

Marijuana Users Don't Mind Being Labeled Stoners And Potheads
Forbes
But now that marijuana legalization has taken hold in some parts of the United States, there is a whole new set of rules. While the pot advocates of yesteryear fully embraced the buzz of the cannabis plant, never once dancing around the fact that ...

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Liquor Depot's name change reveals ambition to dominate alcohol, cannabis market in Alberta - CBC.ca

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 05:01

CBC.ca

Liquor Depot's name change reveals ambition to dominate alcohol, cannabis market in Alberta
CBC.ca
The name change of Liquor Stores N.A., which owns the Liquor Depot chain, to Alcanna this week represents the company's intent to expand into the Canadian cannabis market alongside Aurora Cannabis, the second-largest cannabis grower in Canada. "They're ...
3 Reasons Canadian Marijuana Prices May PlungeMotley Fool
Pot News Today: Big Developments This Summer for Pot StocksProfit Confidential
Aurora Cannabis, Cronos Group, Maricann Group: Canada Cannabis RoundupMidas Letter
Profit Confidential -Midas Letter
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Cancer docs feel unprepared, but recommend marijuana anyway - The Denver Post

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 20:10

The Denver Post

Cancer docs feel unprepared, but recommend marijuana anyway
The Denver Post
SEATTLE — Nearly half of U.S. cancer doctors who responded to a survey say they've recently recommended medical marijuana to patients, although most say they don't know enough about medicinal use. The results reflect how marijuana policy in some ...
When Cancer Patients Ask About Weed, Many Doctors Say Go For ItNPR
Lots of Doctors Recommend Weed Without Understanding ItWIRED
Many oncologists recommend medical marijuana clinically despite not feeling sufficiently knowledgeable to do soScience Daily
Medscape -EurekAlert (press release)
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