Why Did Trudeau Pick October 17th For Recreational Cannabis To Be Legal in Canada?

Why Did Trudeau Pick October 17th For Recreational Cannabis To Be Legal in Canada? Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau just confirmed that recreational cannabis will be legal on October 17. Trudeau’s announcement came Wednesday when provinces appealed for more time to decide on the implementation framework. “We heard from provinces…

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Gov. Walker’s pick for Alaska Marijuana Control Board withdraws after losing police chief job

Published: Mar 12, 2018, 6:36 pm • Updated: Mar 12, 2018, 7:13 pm By Becky Bohrer, Associated Press JUNEAU, Alaska — The man nominated by Gov. Bill Walker to fill the public safety seat on Alaska’s marijuana regulatory board has withdrawn from consideration after losing his law enforcement job. Travis…

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Taxpayers will pick up huge tab for Iowa State’s attempt to ban marijuana shirt

Published: Jan 9, 2018, 4:43 pm • Updated: Jan 10, 2018, 8:43 am By Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa State University’s unconstitutional crackdown on a pro-marijuana student group’s T-shirts is expected to cost state taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal costs, according to…

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Senator calls on Trump to withdraw Marino as drug czar pick in wake of revelations

Published: Oct 16, 2017, 11:46 am • Updated: Oct 16, 2017, 11:58 am By Ed O’Keefe and Scott Higham and Lenny Bernstein, The Washington Post WASHINGTON – Congressional Democrats on Monday reacted sharply to reports that President Donald Trump’s nominee to serve as the nation’s drug czar helped steer legislation…

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Artificial Intelligence Can Now Pick Your Medical Marijuana Strain

Cannabis.net speaks with David Goldstein, CEO and Co-Founder of PotBiotics, a company that uses cannabis research combined with artificial intelligence-based technology to help you find the exact strain you need based on your ailments. Think about PotBiotics as the Siri of weed, and they even have a solution that works…

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Trump’s apparent drug czar pick has strong “no” vote record on marijuana, including CBD oil

Published: Apr 12, 2017, 7:42 am • Updated: Apr 12, 2017, 8:02 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pa., will be President Trump’s drug czar, according to a report from CBS News. Marino’s congressional voting record is that of a hard-liner on marijuana issues, and he…

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Opioid epidemic is FDA’s top priority, says Trump’s pick to head agency

Published: Apr 5, 2017, 1:39 pm • Updated: Apr 5, 2017, 1:39 pm By Anna Edney, Bloomberg Opioid painkillers that have led to thousands of deaths and new drug addicts should be the highest priority of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, said Scott Gottlieb, President Donald Trump’s pick to…

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