Canadian Parents Say They Aren’t Prepared For October 17th

Canadian Parents Say They Aren’t Prepared For October 17 Parents have the tough job of initiating many uncomfortable discussions with their children. There’s the birds and the bees talks, the don’t drink and drive talks, and now there’s the marijuana talks. In Canada, where recreational weed will be legal this…

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Some parents fear changes to state laws as FDA weighs use of CBD pharmaceuticals

COLORADO SPRINGS — Some American parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as U.S. regulators near a decision on whether to approve the first drug derived from the marijuana plant. The U.S. Food and Drug…

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Fifth-grader finds out too late the gummy candies she shared at school were her parents’ MMJ

Published: Jan 22, 2018, 7:02 am • Updated: Jan 22, 2018, 7:02 am By Kristine Phillips, The Washington Post A 9-year-old student in New Mexico gave fellow students gummies – only to realize later they were not ordinary candies. The candies had apparently been infused with tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, the…

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Where do teens get their marijuana? School cops say parents, other family members

Published: Dec 22, 2017, 6:20 am • Updated: Dec 22, 2017, 1:05 pm By David Migoya, The Denver Post The Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area since 2015 has surveyed school resource officers regarding marijuana use in schools, and asks for anonymous written comments about what they see. Here…

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Alaska high school students’ parents turn them in for selling pot gummy bears

Published: Dec 8, 2017, 9:20 am • Updated: Dec 8, 2017, 2:39 pm By The Associated Press BETHEL, Alaska — High school students in Alaska have been caught selling marijuana gummy bears to their classmates. The Bethel Regional High School students were busted after their parents got suspicious and contacted…

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Florida police arrest parents after teacher reports kid’s backpack smells of weed

Published: Aug 23, 2017, 8:03 am • Updated: Aug 23, 2017, 8:03 am By The Associated Press HIALEAH, Fla. — A student’s backpack that smelled like marijuana led police in Florida to his house, where they found a small grow house run by his parents. Now, 41-year-old Rolando Naranjo and…

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