Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, Godfather of THC, Joins Scientific Advisory Board For Israeli MMJ Producer

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, Godfather of THC, Joins Scientific Advisory Board For Israeli MMJ Producer [embedded content] Pretty much everything we know about cannabis today, we owe to the work of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam. Dr. Mechoulam has been hailed as the “Godfather of THC” because of his significant…

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The Rise of Social Influencers in Cannabis and CBD – Martha Stewart Joins Canopy Growth as a CBD Advisor

The Rise of Social Influencers in Cannabis and CBD – Martha Stewart Joins Canopy Growth as a CBD Advisor Martha Stewart: TV Star, Domestic Goddess, Ex-Con, And Now CBD Advisor For Canopy Growth Martha Stewart, 77, is a household name all over the world. She inspired the domestic goddess in…

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Estee Lauder Joins Budding Cannabis Beauty Industry

Estee Lauder Joins Budding Cannabis Beauty Industry Estee Lauder’s Origins line is the latest big-name company to join the cannabis beauty market with the launch of a brand-new celadon face mask containing hemp-derived cannabis oil. The Hello, Calm face mask was made available in Sephora this week, making Origins the…

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Wisconsin Republican joins Democratic bid to reduce weed penalties

Published: May 30, 2017, 2:28 pm • Updated: May 30, 2017, 2:28 pm By Cara Lombardo, The Associated Press MADISON, Wis. — A Republican state lawmaker joined three Democrats in a longshot effort to loosen the penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana in Wisconsin. Rep. Adam Jarchow, of Balsam…

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Veteran Maine Policy Advocate Alysia Melnick Joins Yes on 1, the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol

PORTLAND, Maine — Veteran Maine policy advocate Alysia Melnick has joined Yes on 1, the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, as its political director. Jordan DeCoster has also joined the campaign as field director. “Now is the time to legalize, regulate and tax marijuana in Maine,” Melnick said. “Passing…

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Congresswoman Lee Joins National Cannabis Industry Association’s Press Conference

Today, Congresswoman Barbara Lee joined several of her colleagues and members of the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) for a press conference on Capitol Hill demanding respect for state laws and fairness for the industry. She prepared this statement: “Today, I’m pleased to join my colleagues and the National Cannabis…

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Congresswoman Lee Joins Colleagues In Urging President Obama To Find New DEA Leadership

Yesterday, Congresswoman Barbara Lee joined Congressmen Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), Steve Cohen (D-TN), Sam Farr (D-CA), Ted Lieu (D-CA), and Jim McDermott (D-WA) in signing a letter led by Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR). The letter calls on President Obama to find new DEA leadership following recent comments by Acting Administrator Rosenberg…

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Heliospectra AB Joins Other Innovative Cleantech Companies In The Call For Climate Action

“The Entrepreneurs Call to Climate Action and COP 21” details how urgent action is needed on climate change, urging world leaders to “leave the fossil fuel era behind as soon as we can” and use innovative, existing solutions to create jobs. The Call to Climate Action is supported by WWF‘s Climate…

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