Featured Cannabis News Articles

Monday, 10/12/18
Wall Street's top marijuana analyst likes Marlboro maker Altria's$1.8 billion investment in Canadian pot company Cronos Group, telling clients the move represents a "unique entry into cannabis." Cronos's emphasis on rare cannabinoids will likely prove valuable for Altria as it looks to diversify away from tobacco and into up-and-... + continue reading
Monday, 10/12/18
These charts say it all Sure, all three of these big marijuana producers saw their revenue soar in 2018. Each of them scored some nice victories during the year. But that's not why they've had a better year than their share prices indicate. So what is the real reason? Take a look at the following chart. Aurora Cannabis' share... + continue reading
Monday, 10/12/18
Cannabis retailer MedMen is facing a class action lawsuit from former employees who say the company has committed multiple violations of labor laws. The suit was filed on November 16 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles against two MedMen subsidiaries, Manlin I and DT Fund II Group, according to a report from ... + continue reading
Monday, 10/12/18
California regulators on Friday said marijuana deliveries can be made anywhere in the state, even in locales that ban cannabis. Law enforcement groups and the California League of Cities opposed the move, arguing that pot deliveries to places that ban cannabis erodes local government control and will increase crime in those areas. The matter... + continue reading
Monday, 10/12/18
The Mormon Church is currently opposing a ballot initiative in Utah that would legalize medical marijuana due to moral reasons. But it turns out they may have a financial reason for preventing the expansion of medicinal cannabis as well, writes Joseph Misulonas.  Last week a website called MormonLeaks released... + continue reading
Monday, 10/12/18
Small growers all over Canada say they’re encountering municipal red tape — and it’s especially bad in B.C., despite its reputation as a marijuana mecca. Yan Boissonneault’s daughter was turning blue. Without warning, his baby had stopped breathing, and he frantically performed CPR while his friend James Gallagher called 911. Years later... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Monday, 10/12/18
The States recently voted in favour of allowing all medical professionals – including GPs – the option of prescribing the drug. The vote requires Health Minister Richard Renouf to bring forward final... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Monday, 10/12/18
More than 10,000 Denver convictions for low-level marijuana possession from before the drug was legalized in Colorado are likely to be erased, but Colorado Springs has no plans for a blanket amnesty... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

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

Cannabis Politics

Monday, 10/12/18
At a recent Wednesday evening in a bare-bones basement classroom on the UCLA campus, students filled chairs, perched on table tops, and stood in the corners to learn about one thing: cannabis.... + continue reading