Prison Death of Marvin Scott Sparks Anger Among Cannabis And Racial Justice Activists

Marvin Scott’s death in prison following his arrest for cannabis use is putting the spotlight on Texas, and on the fact that medical cannabis patients and Black people are unfairly targeted by the police in the United States. Marvin Scott was arrested in March of this year over a misdemeanor…

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Shawn Kemp on his Newly Opened Dispensary & the Use of Cannabis-Related Products Among NBA Players

‘The Reign Man’ talks about his newly opened cannabis dispensary — Seattle’s first black owned dispensary. Shawn talks about the cannabis business, the importance of educating people and explains why these products could help NBA players when recovering injuries. Full interview: https://youtu.be/DgSCRy3Bp_A https://www.basketballnetwork.net https://www.instagram.com/basketball.network https://www.facebook.com/basketballnetwork.net

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New Survey Underscores Strong Support For Cannabis Among NJ Voters

New Jersey is poised to join the growing number of states to legalize recreational marijuana use when voters head to the polls next month, according to a new survey out this week. The latest Brach Eichler Cannabis Poll showed that 65 percent of likely Garden State voters either strongly or…

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Survey Shows Support For Marijuana Legalization Among South Dakota Voters

Could marijuana legalization be on its way to South Dakota? As if 2020 couldn’t get any stranger, a new poll suggests that voters in the Mount Rushmore State could be ready to take the leap. The survey, conducted by South Dakota-based marketing firm Lawrence and Schiller and conservative pollster Public…

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Marijuana use is rising sharply among seniors over 65, study says, and there are serious risks

By Sandee LaMotte | CNN The sweet scent of baking cookies wafting from grandma’s house may be mixed with a more pungent aroma these days. The smell of marijuana. The numbers of American seniors over age 65 who now smoke marijuana or use edibles increased two-fold between 2015 and 2018,…

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CBD Gaining Popularity Among Elite Athletes

CBD Gaining Popularity Among Elite Athletes CBD is already mainstream, and it’s getting accepted quicker among elite athletes faster than you can say cannabidiol. There’s no doubt that CBD is extremely beneficial for athletes in particular, thanks to its ability to speed up healing and recovery. After all, serious athletes…

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Cannabis Reduces Liver Disease And Cirrhosis Risk Among Hepatitis C Patients

Cannabis Reduces Liver Disease And Cirrhosis Risk Among Hepatitis C Patients Around 3.5 million people in the United States are living with chronic hepatitis C, and many of them still don’t know it. Without proper treatment, hepatitis C can cause serious damage to the liver. Around 5-20 people in every…

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