Food & Weed: Extracts pro Nikolai Alfieri credits cannabis with boosting well-being

Published: Mar 28, 2017, 1:24 pm • Updated: Mar 28, 2017, 1:24 pm By Linnea Covington, The Cannabist Staff Some people turn to weed and/or food to help themselves feel better, but it’s not every day someone utilizes marijuana for eating healthy and healing food. For Nikolai Alfieri, an Oregon-based…

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City Officials, Industry Professionals, and Activists work together on Social Cannabis Consumption in Oregon

Cannabis consumption has been happening in social settings ever since humans began to interact with the plant. However, with so many states coming online with recreational/adult-use cannabis laws, it brings the discussion about social cannabis consumption to a whole new level.  You may recall what a close vote the city…

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Where Do Cops Get Their Price Estimates On Confiscated Cannabis?

Cops and their overactive imagination when it comes to Cannabis Valuations Every now and then you’ll hear cops boast about their latest weed bust. “$ 250,000 worth of weed confiscated by some random event in some random town”. However, when you look at the photography of the confiscated weed, you…

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California chef and ‘ganjier’ teaches cannabis appreciation to his diners

Published: Mar 24, 2017, 2:26 pm • Updated: Mar 24, 2017, 2:26 pm By James McClure, Civilized Life You’ve seen wine pairings on menus, but did you know that a chef in California offers his guest special joint pairings with their gourmet entrees? Holden Jagger is putting his own special…

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Jimi Hendrix’s heirs wage court battle over branded cannabis products

Published: Mar 23, 2017, 10:42 am • Updated: Mar 23, 2017, 10:42 am By Daniel M. Jimenez, Cannifornian Staff A years-long battle for control over Jimi Hendrix’s estate has spilled into the rapidly-growing cannabis market, with relatives of the guitar legend on both sides of a lawsuit over branded products…

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