ICYMI: Session’s New Controversial Statements on Pot and What they Mean for Cannabis Businesses

The latest remarks on marijuana by President Trump’s Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, continue to upset the cannabis community and business investors – but it’s what he didn’t say, that has peaked the interest of journalists covering the cannabis beat. In his prepared remarks, Sessions was slated to repeat a line…

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Congress Moves To Reschedule Marijuana After Jeffrey Sessions Tells Them To Change The Law If They Don’t Like It

Congress Moves To Reschedule Marijuana After Jeffrey Sessions Tells Them To Change The Law If They Don’t Like It As the country moves toward a federal marijuana program, Republican Virginia Rep. Griffith H. Morgan has introduced bill H.R. 715, also known as the Compassionate Care Act, on on January 27th,…

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A student tries SnapChat pot deals on campus. They didn’t end well

Published: Jan 26, 2017, 8:06 am • Updated: Jan 26, 2017, 8:10 am By The Associated Press EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. — A student at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania has been charged with using the SnapChat online app to sell drugs out of his dorm room. University police began investigating…

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Lawmakers revisiting the Massachusetts marijuana law: Are they making big changes or small tweaks?

Published: Jan 16, 2017, 8:33 am • Updated: Jan 16, 2017, 8:33 am By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press BOSTON — Legislative leaders have made clear they are not through with making changes to the voter-approved recreational Massachusetts marijuana initiative, but it remains to be seen whether future action amounts…

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Firefighters get a surprise when they report to a smoking garage

Published: Jan 15, 2017, 10:29 pm • Updated: Jan 16, 2017, 10:29 am By Max Siegelbaum, The Denver Post PIO dash cam video captured earlier at the Yampa Street Incident shows heavy smoke conditions as Firefighters access the burning garage. pic.twitter.com/QciARW8oI2 — SouthMetroFireRescue (@SouthMetroPIO) January 16, 2017 A marijuana grow…

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I made my autistic son cannabis cookies. They saved him.

Published: Jan 6, 2017, 1:46 pm • Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 1:51 pm By Marie Myung-Ok Lee, The Washington Post NEW YORK – It took me awhile to perfect the cookie recipe. I experimented with ingredients: Blueberry, Strawberry, Sour Diesel, White Widow, Bubba Kush, AK-47 – all strains of cannabis,…

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Marijuana talk: Why words such as ‘indica’ and ‘sativa’ don’t mean what you think they mean

Published: Dec 28, 2016, 11:19 am • Updated: Dec 28, 2016, 11:19 am By The Cannabist Staff A long-running feature of The Cannabist Show involves Cannabist editor-in-chief Ricardo Baca asking his guests this question, “indica or sativa?” There might not necessarily be a simple answer to that for those who…

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Toronto Dispensaries Have Great Herb If They Can Just Stay Open

The Top 5 Travel Destinations For Getting High It’s never been better for the life of a cannabis connoisseur. There are more ways to enjoy the great ganja in different forms and you can even plan an entire holiday with the sole purpose of getting stoned while you’re in really scenic destination.…

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If you build it, they will come: Two locals hope to start the Humboldt County Cannabis Museum

Published: Sep 27, 2016, 9:40 am • Updated: Sep 27, 2016, 9:40 am By Will Houston, Eureka-Times Standard While walking through the Field Museum of Natural History’s psychoactive and medical plants exhibit in Chicago last year, it struck Eureka resident Kenny Gregg as odd that a marijuana plant was tucked…

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