Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going

Drug Prevention, Mental Health, School Budgets: Where Your Cannabis Taxes Are Going  A recent USA Today article shed some light on the domino effect of legalization, focusing on all the good that cannabis taxes are helping with. Since the sin taxes have been implemented in 2014, states with legal cannabis…

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National drug ring disguised as medical marijuana grow traded in cryptocurrency, feds say

A national drug syndicate disguising itself as a small Greeley medical marijuana grow traded in cryptocurrency and had drug pipelines to eight states, federal documents in Denver U.S. District Court reveal. Related Articles The sophisticated drug operation used bitcoin as currency in drug deals in Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, New York, Oklahoma, Ohio,…

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CBD-Based Drug Epidiolex Receives Green Light From FDA: A double-edged sword?

CBD-Based Drug Epidiolex Receives Green Light From FDA: A double-edged sword? For the first time ever in history, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is set to approve a CBD-based drug called Epidiolex. Manufactured by UK-based GW Pharmaceuticals, Epidiolex has shown promising results in clinical trials for the treatment…

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States move to ban fake urine, a new challenge for drug testing in age of opioid epidemic, legal marijuana

As part of a routine drug test, Adam Randall handed a vial of yellow liquid to a probation officer. Although it looked like a urine sample from the 31-year-old – who was required to submit to testing after a previous conviction – authorities in Queensbury, New York, say it was…

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You might feel paranoid visiting the Drug Enforcement Administration museum

WASHINGTON – Two kinds of people visit the Drug Enforcement Administration Museum and Visitors Center: those who could pass a DEA background check, and those who could not and become increasingly paranoid that they are about to be unmasked and arrested, perhaps by the gift shop cashier. Both kinds of…

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