Study Says Legal Weed Makes Cops More Effective At Solving Crime

Study Says Legal Weed Makes Cops More Effective At Solving Crime Researchers from Washington State University have found that cannabis legalization in Washington and Colorado have produced significant benefits in helping police departments solve other kinds of crime. The study, which was published in the journal Police Quarterly, states that:…

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Colorado cannabis company makes c-suite shift

Since its founding in 2010, Organa Brands’ “maniacal focus on market expansion” has landed its marijuana edibles, vape cartridges, dab tools, distillates and beverages in 11 states and three countries. The company announced Monday it will enter its next stage of evolution — transforming from a North American cannabis powerhouse…

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97% Of Elderly Patients Say Cannabis Makes Them Feel Better and Decreases Prescription Meds

New Study Says 97% Of Elderly Patients Say Cannabis Makes Them Feel Better, Decrease Prescription Meds There is an increasing body of evidence proving that cannabis is beneficial for the elderly. One of the latest studies comes from Israel, whose findings were published in the European Journal of Internal Medicine.…

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Opinion: Jeff Sessions’ marijuana crackdown makes national legalization more likely

Published: Jan 5, 2018, 2:25 pm • Updated: Jan 5, 2018, 6:10 pm By Paul Waldman, Special To The Washington Post Jeff Sessions hates marijuana. Hates it, with a passion that has animated almost nothing else in his career. “Good people don’t smoke marijuana,” he has said. He even once…

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Canadian firm iAnthus makes $17.3M bid for spot in New York medical marijuana industry

Published: Jun 12, 2017, 2:37 pm • Updated: Jun 12, 2017, 4:48 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A publicly traded Canadian firm that has hopscotched across America making deals for cannabis companies now plans to acquire a firm poised to become one of New York’s 10 medical marijuana licensees.…

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Delaware Senate makes it easier for those with PTSD to get medical marijuana

Published: May 19, 2017, 8:58 am • Updated: May 19, 2017, 11:12 am By Randall Chase, The Associated Press DOVER, Del. — The state Senate has approved a revised bill regarding regulations for medical marijuana in Delaware, two days after the original measure failed to win passage amid unaddressed concerns…

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Cannabist Show: He’s the new Editor of The Cannabist; He makes award-winning CBD edibles

Published: Apr 27, 2017, 2:02 pm • Updated: Apr 27, 2017, 2:16 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: New Editor-in-chief of The Cannabist Alex Pasquariello and Incredibles Founder and President Bob Eschino. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  The new East Coast versus West Coast is going to be over…

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Cannabist Show: He makes infused soda; He’ll help clean your bong

Published: Feb 24, 2017, 2:14 pm • Updated: Feb 24, 2017, 6:19 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Sprig co-founder Michael Lewis and Resolution ResCaps innovator Dakota Wesley. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Millennials in marijuana. •  With a cannabis cocktail, a splash of soda can be enough. • …

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