US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research

US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research It’s been a long time coming. The government has just approved the cultivation of the biggest crop of cannabis for research purposes, as a response to the need for cannabis plants with varying levels of CBD and…

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The Government Does Not Regulate Your Diet, Sex Life, or Health, so Why Regulate Cannabis?

Only YOU are responsible for YOUR Cannabis Consumption So many times I read articles that showcase a “teen” struggling with “Marijuana Addiction”. I’m not saying that ‘some people’ won’t get addicted to cannabis. It’s entirely possible under the same premise that you can get addicted to sex, sports and work.…

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Taiwan’s People Want Legal Cannabis, But The Government Resists

Taiwan’s People Want Legal MMJ, But The Government Resists Taiwan becomes the latest Asian nation to fight for legal cannabis, but the government declines. On April 20th of this year, Taipei had a Green Sensation rally wherein activists took to the streets as an effort to call on legalizing cannabis.…

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How The Government Shutdown Is Affecting The Cannabis Industry

How The Government Shutdown Is Affecting The Cannabis Industry The government shutdown is approaching its fourth week, making it the longest federal closure in the history of the United States. Last Friday, some 800,000 federal workers received pay statements although no pay, and saying that the current state of the…

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Federal Government Will Spend $1.5 Million To Study Lesser Known Compounds In Cannabis

Federal Government Will Spend $ 1.5 Million To Study Lesser Known Compounds In Cannabis Meanwhile $ 300 million upwards are dedicated to other kinds of research It’s a little strange that the US federal government has been studying cannabis for decades now, but we have no real idea what they’ve…

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Why the Federal Government Wants to Study the Cannabis Entourage Effect Now

The Feds want to study the “Entourage Effect” For the longest time, the Federal government has only sanctioned studies that sought to identify the risk factors of cannabis. Now, as we’re seeing prohibition crumble the feds are changing their tune. The two most known and most studied cannabinoids are THC…

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UK Government Legalizes Medical Marijuana Nationally

UK Government Legalizes Medical Marijuana Nationally  In a landmark move, the United Kingdom government has just announced that specialist doctors can now issue prescriptions for cannabis-based treatments. UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid made the announcement after parents of children with epilepsy raised concerns. During the last summer, Javid made the…

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Paris Opens First CBD Coffee Shops, French Government Shuts Them Down

Paris Opens First CBD Coffee Shops, Then French Government Shuts Them Down Paris becomes the latest city to legally open cannabis “coffee shops”.  France, which has some of the harshest cannabis laws in the European Union, also has some of the highest cannabis consumption rates in the continent.  The fun…

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