South Dakota hemp bill advances despite Public Safety warning that hemp sends “mixed messages” to kids

Published: Feb 16, 2017, 2:48 pm • Updated: Feb 16, 2017, 2:48 pm By James Nord, The Associated Press PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota residents who pass background checks and get a license from the state agriculture department would be allowed to cultivate industrial hemp under a measure a House…

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The THC Diamond – Keeping Kids Safe In Colorado

Colorado Imposes New Regulations On Edibles To Keep Kids Safe Getting high by accidentally eating space brownies might be fun for adult tokers, but things aren’t that funny when children unintentionally consume edibles that contain THC. To address this problem in Colorado, the state issued new regulations that required edible…

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SneakGuard keeps cannabis away from kids (or maybe your roommate)

Published: Sep 20, 2016, 7:21 am • Updated: Sep 20, 2016, 2:53 pm By Ry Prichard, The Cannabist Staff One of the most talked-about elements of the new world of legalized weed is the effect on children, specifically the chance of them accidentally (or intentionally) consuming cannabis, especially the potent…

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Reefer Madness Scare: Kids Getting High On Edibles

Debunking the latest Reefer Madness Scare: Kids getting high on Edibles On Monday, in the medicinal journal JAMA Pediatrics, a recent study was released to show that despite Colorado’s labeling laws and child protective packaging…there has been an increase in child exposure to cannabis related edibles. The study showed that…

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Cannakids, Cancer, and Kids, Because That Is How We Roll

Cannakids Interview with founder Tracy Ryan Cannabis.net talks to Tracy Ryan, founder of Cannakids.org: Prior to establishing CannaKids, what endeavors were you involved in? For the last 8 years, I’ve owned a media agency that focused on website design, development, social media marketing, branding. So we built large websites for…

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It’s Not The Kids Turning On To Marijuana, It’s Grandma And Grandpa

By Phillip Smith The growing acceptance of and access to legal marijuana has some people worried that the youth are going to start using it more frequently, but that’s not the demographic where pot has really taken off. Instead, it’s senior citizens. Whether it’s wide-open medical marijuana states like California…

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Talking About Cannabis With Our Kids Is The First Step Towards A More Healthy And Balanced Community

By Jim McAlpine When I pondering about what to write for Tokewell, I realized it was time to bring up the awkward issue of parenting and cannabis. Are you squirming in your seat yet? Thought so. That’s exactly why I’m speaking up. It’s a timely topic in our current climate,…

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Help A Disabled Veteran Who Had His Kids Taken Because Of Cannabis

I just read a heartbreaking article on the Daily Haze. A disabled veteran named Raymond Schwab and his wife Amelia had their children taken away while they were in the process of moving to Colorado so that Raymond could received legal cannabis treatment for PTSD and chronic pain. Per the Daily Haze: The Schwabs…

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