Featured Cannabis News Articles

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
  It’s not exactly human growth hormone, but who’s to say if Mary Jane falls under the category of a performance enhancing drug? With the expanding legalization of marijuana, sports leagues have slowly but surely softened their stances as well. That’s opened the floodgates for former pro athletes to share their experiences detailing how... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 22/09/21
The U.S. House of Representatives late Tuesday night approved a bill that would let banks to do business with cannabis companies without fear of penalty, giving traction to the least-disputed reform sought by the growing industry.  The so-called SAFE Banking Act would be a boon for marijuana companies, which have so-far been stymied by the... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 22/09/21
Seed & Smith has launched a new collaboration for cannabis and music lovers, partnering with Colorado band Big Gigantic to release limited-edition THC cartridges for the company's popular line of Dart vaporizer pods. A brand encompassing dispensaries, in-house cannabis cultivation and extracted products, Seed & Smith has worked with a... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 22/09/21
Cannabis and empathy? You might be wondering, “what does empathy have to do with cannabis? I thought stoners were supposed to be apathetic.” Well, the answer might surprise you. Studies suggest cannabis actually positively impacts our ability to process emotions. Cannabis opens up the potential to understand others better and be... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 22/09/21
While some think celebrities have a leg up on other cannabis brands, singer Melissa Etheridge, who launched Etheridge Botanicals in 2020, says it's not so easy. "We don't sell anymore than anyone else," she tells CelebStoner. "We're still in the dark." Etheridge primarily blames this on Canadian companies "who starting buying all... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 22/09/21
Although Tracey Medeiros insists her new cannabis-focused cookbook is not a party book, it definitely includes a recipe for a favorite treat: pot brownies. “I couldn’t resist,” Medeiros said of the fudgy, deeply chocolate recipe. The nod to pot brownies is just one of 125 recipes in “The Art of Cooking with Cannabis,” a handbook for... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
Cannabis and empathy? You might be wondering, “what does empathy have to do with cannabis? I thought stoners were supposed to be apathetic.” Well, the answer might surprise you. Studies... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
California’s state fair has struggled with two years of COVID cancellations. But planning is already underway for next year’s event. And among the livestock and food competitions, there will be a... + 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

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
Stem Holdings, Inc., the first multi-state, vertically integrated Farm-to-Home™ (F2H) cultivation and technology omnichannel cannabis company, announced today that it has acquired Artifact... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
A Payson-based biotech company has entered a manufacturing partnership with a cannabis operation also based in Payson as it brings a new way to ingest THC into the Arizona market. Ally Biotech... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

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Wednesday, 22/09/21
The Las Cruces city council voted to pay the state back $400,000 that was going to go to a new hemp manufacturing company. The city planned to invest $150,000 of its own funding in addition to $... + continue reading