Featured Cannabis News Articles

Thursday, 19/04/18
One of the most frequent questions asked is: "Where do my marijuana tax dollars go?" A new animated video created by Marijuana Industry Group, whose executive director, Kristi Kelly, has become the face of the cannabis business in Colorado, gets closer to the truth of the matter than anything has in a long, long time. Kelly... + continue reading
Thursday, 19/04/18
By: Celia Carr, Staff Writer for 420 Intel Research about the effects that cannabis use has on adolescents and young adults often yields inconsistent results. Typically studies show a strong correlation between marijuana consumption and reduced cognitive functioning but new research is showing that these cognitive effects may not persist for... + continue reading
Thursday, 19/04/18
According to an April report by New York City-based Rabobank, “existing research does indicate that rising marijuana use will negatively affect the growth of beverage alcohol.” The primary drivers of this trend include the fact that women and older consumers are saying they intend to use more marijuana when it is legal; a focus on health that... + continue reading
Thursday, 19/04/18
A recent Sunday afternoon at the Bridge City Collective cannabis shop in North Portland saw a steady flow of customers. Little wonder: A gram of weed was selling for less than the price of a glass of wine. The $4 and $5 grams enticed Scotty Saunders, a 24-year-old sporting a gray hoodie, to spend $88 picking out new products to try... + continue reading
Thursday, 19/04/18
Antigua and Barbuda will allow the use of medical cannabis, Prime Minister Gaston Browne has announced, in addition to decriminalising  the possession of small amounts of the drug In explaining the move Mr Browne said that that the prohibition of cannabis was not prompted by the health or well-being of users, but to serve the 'racist... + continue reading
Thursday, 19/04/18
Medical marijuana products could be available to Louisiana patients as early as September — 40 years after state lawmakers first approved marijuana for medical use. Officials from Louisiana State University and Southern University — the stewards of the state crops to be processed into marijuana-based medicines — presented rough timelines and... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Thursday, 19/04/18
Medical marijuana products could be available to Louisiana patients as early as September — 40 years after state lawmakers first approved marijuana for medical use. Officials from Louisiana State... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

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

CannaBusiness

Thursday, 19/04/18
The Global Cannabis Partnership today announced it is developing a worldwide corporate social responsibility standard related to the production, marketing, sales, after-sales service and... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 19/04/18
Green Bits, the nation's leading retail management and automated compliance platform that helps cannabis dispensaries and retailers efficiently and legally run their businesses, today announced it... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Thursday, 19/04/18
Lawmakers in Maine are confident they have the votes to override a likely veto by Gov. Paul LePage (R) on a bill legalizing recreational marijuana. The state Senate on Tuesday passed the bill... + continue reading