THC/CBD Extracts Are Effective For ALS New Study Finds

THC/CBD Extracts Are Effective For ALS New Study Finds Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a neurological disorder affecting around 30,000 Americans. This is the same condition that affects the late famous cosmologist Stephen Hawking. Once you are diagnosed with ALS, it is irreversible, and…

Continue reading

Are Dragon Balls The Most Powerful Cannabis Extracts In The World?

Are Dragon Balls The Most Powerful Cannabis Extracts In The World? These unique concentrates named after the cult favorite manga should be in the bucket list of any cannabis extract connoisseur. Meet the Dragon Ball, a 3,000-gram orb-like ball that contains an impressive THC content of 99%. Manufactured by Seattle’s…

Continue reading

Cannabis extracts remain classified as dangerous drugs after federal court ruling siding with DEA

A federal appeals court dealt a blow this week to makers of CBD-rich cannabis extracts who were trying to stop the DEA from classifying their products as dangerous drugs. A panel of judges for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals shot down the hemp industry’s challenge of a U.S.…

Continue reading

Lucky’s Market takes leap with CBD, now selling hemp extracts nationwide

Published: Oct 9, 2017, 10:57 am • Updated: Oct 9, 2017, 11:50 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff For a brief moment last month, it appeared a retail giant was on track to change the course of cannabidiol sales in the United States. In late September, Target.com quietly began…

Continue reading

Cannabist Show: He created a new kind of cannabis extracts competition

Published: Jul 6, 2017, 4:40 pm • Updated: Jul 6, 2017, 5:05 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Gabe Fairorth, founder of the Clementine Challenge, a competitive cannabis extracts event. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Judging the best of the best in marijuana extracts, how elite hash-makers compete. • …

Continue reading

With DEA digging in its heels on “marijuana extracts,” legality of CBD oil on trial in federal courts

Published: Jul 5, 2017, 8:18 am • Updated: Jul 5, 2017, 8:43 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive cannabis compound touted for its medicinal promise — but marijuana- and hemp-derived extracts rich in CBD and low in intoxicating THC are facing a future yet to…

Continue reading

DEA seeks dismissal of hemp industry lawsuit fighting drug code for “marihuana extracts”

Published: Jun 2, 2017, 6:38 pm • Updated: Jun 2, 2017, 7:10 pm By Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff The legal distinctions between marijuana and hemp are at the center of a debate in a federal lawsuit. The Drug Enforcement Administration stands firm on its drug code for “marihuana extracts”…

Continue reading

Hemp lawsuit in federal court alleges DEA overstepped on “extracts” rule

Published: Apr 5, 2017, 12:49 pm • Updated: Apr 5, 2017, 1:18 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A federal lawsuit involving hemp is heating up. Lawyers representing the Hemp Industries Association and hemp businesses have filed an opening brief in a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals case…

Continue reading