Featured Cannabis News Articles

Tuesday, 30/08/16
With recreational marijuana on the ballot, some worry that big business will transform the way pot is grown, distributed and sold. More than 20 years later, Hezekiah Allen remembers the Blackhawk helicopters hovering over his childhood home, the armed soldiers barricading the road to the family’s northern California pot farm, the neighbor who... + continue reading
Tuesday, 30/08/16
After some success in using substance to treat epileptics, researchers to check effect of cannabis oils on individuals with severe behavioral problems. Evidence that cannabinoids can help improve the quality of life of autistic people has, until now, been anecdotal. Now an Israeli doctor is launching a formal clinical trial of “medical cannabis... + continue reading
Tuesday, 30/08/16
"Fact #1: Legalizing marijuana is bad for the workplace." That's the stark warning from the Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace, a nonprofit that works to combat drug use among American employees. "The impact of employee marijuana use is seen in the workplace in lower productivity, increased workplace accidents and injuries, increased... + continue reading
Tuesday, 30/08/16
Beneath a purple glow, in a warehouse sharing the street with two indistinguishable strip malls, Kevin Biernacki is growing around 100 pounds of medical marijuana. The purpose of this facility, owned by The Grove, is no different than that of 39 other cultivation sites approved in Clark County. Yet, the roughly 480 industrial lamps suspended over... + continue reading
Tuesday, 30/08/16
It looks much less likely a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma will appear on the ballot this fall. On Thursday Attorney General Scott Pruitt submitted a revised ballot title for State Question 788. The ballot title explains what’s at stake to voters, and the group Oklahomans for Health argues Pruitt’s... + continue reading
Tuesday, 30/08/16
A behind-the-scenes glimpse inside Portland's boutique cannabis soirées. “That’s my kind of Tupperware party!” exclaimed a friend on Instagram after I posted an image of a table covered in bongs, grinders, vaporizers, stash canisters, and nugs. This was my first time at a HAPPY Parties event and I was excited to document my findings.... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Tuesday, 30/08/16
"Fact #1: Legalizing marijuana is bad for the workplace." That's the stark warning from the Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace, a nonprofit that works to combat drug use among American employees... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Tuesday, 30/08/16
THE FIRST clue was the tour operator, who gleefully rubbed his hands together when I told him I was going to Nimbin. “Ooh, naughty, naughty Nimbin,” he said with a thick British accent that made... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

Colorado is the first state to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Tuesday, 30/08/16
With recreational marijuana on the ballot, some worry that big business will transform the way pot is grown, distributed and sold. More than 20 years later, Hezekiah Allen remembers the Blackhawk... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Tuesday, 30/08/16
Take it as an indicator in the rapidly changing world of cannabis use, but a group of senior citizens are organizing their own social network to discuss marijuana. Clearly, it’s not just for... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Tuesday, 30/08/16
30th anniversary of landmark ruling marked by push for human-rights based approach on the matter. Launching a new push to coincide with the 30-year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s landmark “... + continue reading