Featured Cannabis News Articles

Thursday, 21/06/18
  Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says recreational marijuana will become legal in Canada on Oct. 17. Trudeau made the proclamation during question period Wednesday, saying the provinces wanted more time to implement the new regime than originally anticipated. "We heard from provinces and territories who told us they needed more time... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/06/18
Tyler Kearns, owner of the cannabis cultivation company Seven Leaves, stood in one of his half-dozen temperature-controlled grow rooms on a recent day, surveying a crop derived from the same mother plant. “We have really tried to educate the general public through talks, tours, communication and presentations,” Kearns said, “to bring a better... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/06/18
The pace of cannabis research continues to escalate as we’ve hit midway through 2018.  Perhaps unsurprisingly, cannabidiol (CBD) continues to be a hot topic in medicine. Here are five medical research studies from the last quarter that made particularly important strides. Studies at a Glance: CBD Treats Brain Changes... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/06/18
Clinical trials that study medical marijuana are few and far between because of the plant's federally illegal status. Colorado has been the rare exception to that rule, thanks to the passage of Amendment 64, and now the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment hopes to expand on the state's nine currently funded MMJ... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/06/18
Canadian shareholders will receive 1 share in new company for every 20 Aurora shares they own. Canada's second largest cannabis company plans to place its U.S. assets into a new separate company that will focus on investing in the cannabis and real estate sector there. TSX-listed Aurora Cannabis said Wednesday it plans to distribute units of... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/06/18
With new California cannabis product testing and packaging regulations scheduled to take effect on July 1, legal cannabis manufacturers, distributors, and retailers are feeling increased growing pains as they struggle to fall into compliance. As mandated in 2016, when cannabis was legalized in California under Proposition 64, after July 1... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Thursday, 21/06/18
Since 2011, Dr. Rav Ivker has seen nearly 8,000 medical marijuana patients at his holistic medicine practice in Boulder. Over that same period, Ivker has been in steady contact with David Threlfall,... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Thursday, 21/06/18
With new California cannabis product testing and packaging regulations scheduled to take effect on July 1, legal cannabis manufacturers, distributors, and retailers are feeling increased growing... + 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, 21/06/18
The Canadian parliament passed legislation yesterday which will allow the recreational use of marijuana nationwide. The law could pave the wave for hundreds of new brands, and a new survey suggests... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 21/06/18
Clinical trials that study medical marijuana are few and far between because of the plant's federally illegal status. Colorado has been the rare exception to that rule, thanks to the passage of... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Thursday, 21/06/18
  Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says recreational marijuana will become legal in Canada on Oct. 17. Trudeau made the proclamation during question period Wednesday, saying the provinces... + continue reading