Featured Cannabis News Articles

Friday, 14/05/21
In April 2018, Zimbabwe became the second African country to legalize cannabis for medical and scientific use. It joined a small group of pioneering African countries, the bulk of them in southern Africa, that have in recent years commercialized the crop or made great strides in that direction. Many African countries traditionally... + continue reading
Friday, 14/05/21
Most of the 5,000 marijuana-related arrests from last year probably won’t end in a prison sentence. Some won’t even lead to a conviction. Although marijuana is legal in more than half the United States for medicinal and recreational use, that hasn’t stopped gung-ho federal drug agents from cracking down on it. The latest report from the Drug... + continue reading
Friday, 14/05/21
  The Minnesota House of Representatives is planning a Thursday vote on a bill (HF 600) that would legalize adult-use cannabis in the state. The measure is expected to be passed by the House’s Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) majority in what will be the first cannabis legalization vote by the full legislative body in its... + continue reading
Friday, 14/05/21
Promoters of Medical Cannabis in Missouri said the fledgling business continues to see major success. Medical Cannabis officials said dispensaries seem to be the only business without a hiring problem. In fact, they are dealing with the opposite, too many people want to work there. They said Missouri dispensaries are setting records for... + continue reading
Friday, 14/05/21
Two companies fighting to open medical marijuana dispensaries downtown have sued the city of Miami, challenging the city’s stance that federal law trumps the Florida Constitution. Miami’s city government has rejected cannabis dispensaries since Florida voters approved the creation of a full-fledged medical marijuana marketplace in a 2016... + continue reading
Friday, 14/05/21
In summer 2018, I was a fourth-year pharmacy student sifting through medication lists of my surgical patients at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital when I noticed a common theme on medication lists: CBD oil. It sparked my interest to research CBD vs. THC and the progression of legalizing marijuana for recreational and medicinal purposes in... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Friday, 14/05/21
Tremors are uncontrollable, unintentional movements that affect a limb or a part of it. It’s one of the most common movement disorders and it can happen anywhere in the body. They usually... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Friday, 14/05/21
The District of Columbia is not a state, and a good chunk of the land is federally owned, where cannabis is not legal. D.C. currently sits in a bit of a gray area. Here’s what consumers and operators... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

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

Cannabis Business

Friday, 14/05/21
In early 2021, the Massachusetts Commonwealth Dispensary Association (CDA) filed a lawsuit against the state’s Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) to block a new type of delivery license created by the... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 13/05/21
Nearly a billion dollars worth of cannabis was sold in Michigan in 2020 and even before it hit the shelves, the majority of the bud was examined by former police officers, reports ... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Friday, 14/05/21
In early 2021, the Massachusetts Commonwealth Dispensary Association (CDA) filed a lawsuit against the state’s Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) to block a new type of delivery license created by the... + continue reading